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MFM nominated for 2012 Local Hero Award

MFM nominated for 2012 Local Hero Award

11/10/2011  |  No Comments

Each year, Edible Portland recognizes Local Heroes that are outstanding supporters of our regional food community. The Montavilla Farmers Market is honored to be one of four finalists this year in the nonprofit category! Past winners include Oregon Food Bank... Read More

Halloween Market Fun

Halloween Market Fun

10/24/2011  |  No Comments

October 30, the last regular 2011 market day, will be filled with Halloween fun! Visitors, especially kids, are encouraged to wear costumes for our costume contest. They can make a treat bag at a craft station and then go “door... Read More

SNAP Matching Funds Extended

SNAP Matching Funds Extended

10/13/2011  |  No Comments

We're happy to announce the extension of our SNAP matching funds through the end of this season. The funds provide up to a five dollars match to shoppers who use their Oregon Trail EBT card at the market. The matching... Read More

2011/2012 Winter Stock-Up Markets

2011/2012 Winter Stock-Up Markets

10/06/2011  |  2 Comments

The clouds are rolling in, the days are getting shorter, and the temperature is dropping. But never fear, the Montavilla Farmers Market will be on hand to help get you through the winter! We are once again extending our season... Read More

Bring your bags: City bag ban goes into effect October 15

Bring your bags: City bag ban goes into effect October 15

09/22/2011  |  No Comments

On July 21, the City of Portland joined a handful of cities in banning plastic bags at the check out counter of large retail stores. Single-use plastic bags often end up littering our streets, jamming up recycling equipment, and polluting... Read More

Zenger Farm Harvest Festival

Zenger Farm Harvest Festival

09/09/2011  |  No Comments

If you’ve ever found yourself loading your market basket with fresh produce from Zenger Farm’s booth and thinking about how you should go check out some of their great classes or farm tours, then this Saturday may be just the... Read More