32 min ago
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.
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.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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.
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.
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.
A natural pairing
Sho Kamio plates his beet-cured ocean trout. He describes his menu as 40 percent Japanese and 60 percent California.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 app.com: http://on.app.com/1mNOiQZ Farmer's sell their fresh produce in front of the Hall of Records in Freehold.
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.
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.
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.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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.
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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.