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“Fear-Nothing” Pesto

Over Memorial Day Weekend, the Columbia Farmers Market welcomed Max Garcia-Rubio of the pop-up restaurant Traviesos for a food-tasting event. Max prepared a seasonally inspired pesto composed of Mighty Acorn Farm Swiss chard and beet…

Is Everything Organic?

Shopping at the farmers’ market, particularly walking down the crowded parallel aisles of the 80 vendor Columbia Farmers Market can be overwhelming to new customers. Fruit and vegetable producers have signs saying “Organic,”…

The Mighty Acorn

Before most of us start digging in flowerbeds and garden boxes at our homes, farmers are busy reviewing records from the previous year, attending regional grower conferences, ordering seeds, and preparing beds to plant. Columbia Farmers…

Getting Fresh

The growing season is in full swing, but if you don’t have the space, the inclination or the green thumb needed to raise crops of good-for-you food, you can count on the local farmers and vendors at one of Columbia’s farmers markets to…