Online Market is Open – 10/21/2016
LAST DAY FOR TICKET SALES IS TODAY FOR THE “HARVEST BYTES” FARM-TO-TABLE DINNER ON OCT 29
This unique event is a wonderful tribute to our local foods movement. It includes:
- A Socratic Cocktail Hour
- Dr. Steve Fountain speaking on “Hacking the Microbiome”
- An Elegant Farm to Table Dinner by chefs Charleen Tinley and Jonathan Marks, with meat and vegan options and loads of ferments
- A locally Grown Art Installation
- Silent auction
Better yet, this fundraiser is to build an Incubator Kitchen at the Clubhou.se in downtown Augusta to support start-up food businesses in our city.
Order your tickets TODAY at Harvest Bytes.
CLOSING DAY OF THE VEGGIE PARK FARMERS MARKETS
Tuesday, October 25, marks the last day of the Veggie Park Farmers Market (formerly known as the Veggie Truck Farmers Market.) It’s been our best season ever, and we’re so grateful to all the farmers, educators, volunteers and market managers who made it that way!
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Call for Volunteers
Some of the happenings this week…
Gino Doucet and Tammy Daniels-Doucet opened their family-run restaurant on October 9, 2018. The couple met in the military and now Gino is retired, but Tammy is in the Navy Reserves which brought them to the Augusta area. Gino found, however, that one thing that he...
The first time Victoria Tripp helped her dad with the honeybee hives at Country Sweets, she got stung in the face six times. She was nine years old. Unlike her four siblings, Victoria brushed off the pain of that initial experience and stuck to it....
Cucina 503, a Gem in Martinez Chef Edward Mendoza opened his popular upscale restaurant, Cucina 503, with the philosophy that only the freshest, seasonal ingredients meet his standards of excellence. He uses over 100 dozen farm-fresh eggs per week, sourced locally...
IT'S MEET MY FARMER MONDAY! City girl meets farmer boy: falls in love; trades in her office-job high heels for manure-kicking boots; never looks back. This is the storybook version of Jana Smith’s life at Radiant Acres Farm and Garden. But anyone who’s...
Augusta Locally Grown doesn’t just sell amazing produce, meats, and dairy. For a chocoholic, look no further! I knew that James Stefanakos, founder of Agape Chocolates, embodied the mission of his company the first day I met him. He was kind and thoughtful and it...
Onnie Sanford, founder of Paleo Num Yums, has her pulse on what we all want: a healthy eating style paired with convenience and reasonable prices. “I love when I create a meal that makes someone happy. There is no reason why that still can’t be true when you eat...