The cold outside might make you think that farmers’ market season is over, but there are plenty of ways to purchase locally grown and regionally-created food year round. Here are […]
Picking up produce and enjoying a Chicago summer
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Where to get fresh (produce).
Where to find the good stuff
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This year there are more farmers’ markets to choose from than ever, from Green City Market and the large city-sponsored one in Federal Plaza to markets in so-called food deserts […]
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Paul Virant offers a seasonal cooking demonstration at the Green City Market on Wednesday.
Peaches look a little funny. Probably you’ve noticed. The kind term would be velvety. The word you usually hear is fuzzy.
At Green City Market, we had doughnut peaches for about five minutes Saturday morning. Doughnut peaches are also called Saturn peaches, a fitting name for their otherworldly shape. You would […]
Summer means the height of travel season and fresh, local fruit. Hard choices must be made.
When you’re selling at the farmers’ market, there’s always the danger that people will overshare.
Check out the Local Beet’s farmers’ market search.