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32 min ago | Daily Camera

At the Market in Boulder County

In season now: Beyond the highly sought-after Palisade peaches, sweet corn, heirloom tomatoes, and a small, treasured supply of raspberries is a wonderful world of hidden gems such as carefully picked bell peppers, black garbanzo beans, potatoes, garlic with beautiful purple hues and basil.


Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, Life, Food, Longmont, CO, Pizza

7 hrs ago |

Westport News & Notes

Halfway through the summer season already, the Westport Farmers Market will this week be hosting luthier and craftsman Thom Scott, who will have several of his finely crafted ZoZo guitars on display at the new location at Westport Town Farm.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Westport, MA, Home Gardening, Home

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Star Tribune

5 ways that gardening saves you money

Greengirls Helen Yarmoska , Nicole Hvidsten , Martha Buns , Connie Nelson , Kim Palmer and Mary Jane Smetanka are dishin' the dirt from the back-yard garden and beyond.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food


Interview: Executive chef Bryan Jones of Santa Rosaa s St. Francis Winery & Vineyards

After nearly a decade, Bryan Jones has left his job as chef and general manager of the Fig Cafe and Winebar in Glen Ellen.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Glen Ellen, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, Potatoes, Vegetables

San Jose Mercury News

Seven recipes for the perfect summer party

A summery heirloom tomato gazpacho with grapefruit and basil becomes a party showstopper when you serve them like shots.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Dining, Vegetarian, Vegan


A natural pairing

Sho Kamio plates his beet-cured ocean trout. He describes his menu as 40 percent Japanese and 60 percent California.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, California, Berkeley, CA, Sushi, Japanese Cuisine

Serious Eats

Are Heirloom Tomatoes Always Worth The Price?

The tomato plant, Solanum lycopersicum , is a member of the nightshade family. It contains alkaloids once thought to be poisonous , and eating the fruit was believed to turn your blood to acid.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home, Berks County, PA, Entomology, Science, Agriculture

Fremont Bulletin

Last days of summer produce approach

You will feel just a tiny bit of autumn in the air in August. And you can get an early taste of the season at your farmers' market when you pick up some gorgeous plump Mission, calimyrna or kadota figs.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Gardening as a business

Like many people, you might want to start your own business but you probably don't have a lot of capital to invest.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Life, Vegetables


The best sandwich in the universe

This is not up for debate, and the ingredients are not negotiable. Salt and pepper are permissible, but if you try to get schmancier than that, you'll screw it all up, and your sandwich should be taken away from you until you learn to properly appreciate the simple perfection of this combination.


Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Chapel Hill, NC, Home Gardening, Home

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

The Nosh Pit: Pricey farm-to-fork dining vs feeding the wider community

Guests mingle on the roadway before sitting down for a meal during the Tower Bridge dinner in Sacramento last September.


Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Life, Food, Sacramento County, CA, Sloughhouse, CA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

What to Eat This Week: Summer Classics

Certain foods are simply synonymous with summer: A Caprese salad made with perfectly ripe heirloom tomatoes, grilled kebabs, fish tacos, burgers and, of course, gazpacho-just to name a few.


Related Topix: Life, Food


The Great Tomato Debate: About Heirlooms, Hybrids and GMOs

With their rainbow colors and odd shapes and sizes, the appeal of heirloom tomatoes is undeniable.


Related Topix: Life, Food

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Heirloom Tomato "Sashimi" With San Baizu

Sho Kamio of Iysasare works on tofu paste on Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Berkeley, Calif.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Sushi, Japanese Cuisine, Berkeley, CA, Vegetarian, Vegetables

Asbury Park Press

Harvesting blackberries at Freehold farmHarvesting blackberries at...

Harvesting blackberries at Freehold farm Freehold farmer: Blackberry crop will be picked through August Check out this story on Farmer's sell their fresh produce in front of the Hall of Records in Freehold.


Related Topix: Freehold, NJ, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food

Bigalora Cucina offers an heirloom tomato pie

Bigalora Wood Fired Cucina, with locations in Ann Arbor, Royal Oak and Southfield, has created a delicious take on the classic heirloom tomato presentation, the salad , with its Heirloom Tomato Salad Pizza.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Southfield, MI, Pizza, Baked Goods, Bread

Motorcycle crashes on Interstate 271 near Bedford

Do you have a prized heirloom tomato plant, or maybe a bumper crop of peas? We want to see how your blue ribbon pumpkin is shaping up.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

My Mother Lode

Angels Camp Farmers Market Continues Tonight

The Angels Camp Certified Farmers Market runs every Friday through September 26th and is held at Utica Park, in downtown Angels Camp just off of Main Street.


Related Topix: Angels Camp, CA, Life, Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Concord Monitor

Myrna Camp of Contoocook picks out heirloom tomatoes at the Lewis...

Myrna Camp of Contoocook picks out heirloom tomatoes at the Lewis Farm booth at the Steeplegate Farmers' Market in Concord on July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: Contoocook, NH, Life, Food, Warner, NH, Concord, NH, Vegetables

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Things to do around Wilmette this weekend, July 25-27

Don't let the rainy weather ruin your weekend, take a cooking class or head out to a play with our picks of the top 15 things to do around Wilmette this weekend.


Related Topix: Wilmette, IL, Lincolnwood, IL, Life, Food, Recipes, Northfield, IL