Monthly Archives: October 2011

All them markets

I recieved an email from a student who has made a cool database of farmers Markets and what they sell etc. Check it out– http://farmers-markets.findthedata.org/ Advertisements

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East meets West in a game of chicken

I regret not getting the camera out when I started, but I hope to add a picture of the finished product. The story is that on a whim, I asked Jennifer at Crown S. Ranch if they had any chicken … Continue reading

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Finally, hot enough!

Every week at the market, some customer says, “do you have any really hot jelly?” and I’m forced to say no. So on Saturday, I’m next to Alvarez Organic Farms and they have this beautiful display of peppers and I … Continue reading

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Photo Class

So yesterday the photo class hung out at the market. One nice fellow spent at least 15 minutes with a big camera at my booth. He sent me this picture with the comment it was his best result. I’m resisting … Continue reading

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Contest — Name that Jam Business!

I need  a new name for my jam business. I’ve got a bunch of reasons, but the end result is a need a new, groovey name. My imagination isn’t working that way, so I’m having a contest. The prize, a … Continue reading

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Impulse shopping at the Farmers Market

  I often spend time a the farmers markets impulse buying, sometimes trading, sometimes thinking I’m stocking up. I’ll end up with a box of groceries, and being who I am, they often don’t make sense. So, after a weekend … Continue reading

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