From the Fields

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Pride of the Umpqua's Harmon Walker

Meet a Full Circle Farmer: Pride of the Umpqua

The perfect tomato tastes of sunshine: juicy and exuberant, an encapsulation of all that is ripe and lovely about summer. And summertime is what’s inside each fresh, organic tomato from… Continue

Charlie's Produce

Meet a Full Circle Grower: Farmer’s Own Organics

The Farmer’s Own label started with a grower cooperative in Olympia called Farmer’s Wholesale Cooperative. Charlie’s Produce, a Seattle based distribution company, purchased the label in 1991 to provide a… Continue

OPMA Farm landscape

Meet a Full Circle Farmer: Okanogan Producers Marketing Association

Organic Producers Marketing Association (OPMA) is a group of six farmers in Okanogan County who have joined together to form a co-op that allows them to pool their resources and… Continue

Stiebrs Pastured Chickens

Meet a Full Circle Farmer: Stiebrs Farm

In 1949, Jan and Zelma Stiebrs immigrated to the United States from Latvia with their two small children, Anita and Jon. It was summer and their first job in this… Continue

Tieton Creamery herd

Meet a Full Circle Farmer: Tieton Farm and Creamery

Tieton Farm & Creamery is a 21-acre farm located in the beautiful Yakima Valley in Eastern Washington owned by Farmer Ruth Babcock and Cheese Maker Lori Babcock. Ruth Babcock graduated… Continue

Ferrari Farms sign

Grower Profile: Ferrari Farms

When we’re searching for some of the niche items to fill out our holiday offerings we keep a couple things in mind. First we look for exceptional quality and flavor,… Continue

Cranberry Protein Salad

Two Non-Traditional Ways to use Traditional
Thanksgiving Ingredients

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. It’s the time of year we start thinking about friends, family and of course food. For some, there can be a bit of trepidation… Continue

Mt. Hood Organics Farm

Produce Profile: Scenic Oregon Orchards at Mt. Hood Organic Farms

One of our current suppliers, bringing us delicious certified organic D’Anjou and Red Bartlett pears, is Mt. Hood Organic Farms. This 60 acres of orchards not only provides a scenic… Continue

Plant Spacing

Top 5 Spring Garden Tips

This post written by guest blogger—Colin McCrate Warmer weather means its time to dust off those garden trowels, grab a couple bags of compost and start getting your garden ready.… Continue

A home garden from "Food Grown Right, In Your Backyard"

A Great Resource for Beginning Gardeners – “Food Grown Right, In Your Backyard”

Do you have a lawn you’re sick of mowing? Maybe a parking strip that get’s some sun? Or maybe you just love the idea of having fresh veggies growing within… Continue