Happy Farmers’ Market Thanksgiving: The Not-So-Secret Holiday for Zero Food Waste

Happy Farmers' Market Thanksgiving: The Not-So-Secret Holiday for Zero Food Waste
Did you need something else to love about Thanksgiving? Here you go: it’s a perfect poster child holiday for zero food waste. Thanksgiving, after all, falls before another very important holiday, unofficially known as Leftovers Day. More than just plates full of our favorite foods, Thanksgiving is also a day to respect and honor the… Read more »

On Choosing Turkeys, and Farmers’ Market Fare to Serve at Your Table

On Choosing Turkeys, and Farmers' Market Fare to Serve at Your Table
Turkey pop quiz: what’s the difference between “natural,” “organic,” and “free-range?” What about “heirloom” vs. “heritage?” If you’re stumped but want to choose the best turkey for your table, head over to this article from Grist. It identifies the differences between all those labels, and also has some incredible facts about the vast scale of… Read more »

Dish Up the Fresh Stuff from Today’s Farmers’ Market

Dish Up the Fresh Stuff from Today's Farmers' Market
Thanksgiving chefs, your market day has come! Today, Tuesday, is the last market before our favorite food-centered holiday on Thursday. Be sure to come by Derby and MLK Jr. Way in Berkeley from 2 – 6 pm. The vendors are well-stocked in lots of produce, bread, cheeses and other fresh foods to round out your… Read more »