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Living in Downtown San Diego Condos

By at June 1, 2016 | 7:20 am | 0 Comment

Against popular belief that most cities are "fresh food deserts", as in you cannot find fresh and healthy food, San Diego is quickly breaking the stereotype with a plethora of farmers markets and local food sources. In Downtown San Diego, you can see Tender Greens, a relatively new restaurant that locally sources its mostly organic menu. This place is delicious and

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If you could create the perfect farmers market….

By at September 1, 2013 | 10:53 pm | 0 Comment

If you could create the perfect farmers market, what would it look like?   I started thinking about my dream farmers market after finding a question on Quora.com titled, "Farmers' Markets: What defines a positive farmers' market experience?" Read Quote of Copeland Casati's answer to Farmers' Markets: What defines a positive farmers' market experience? on

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Farmers Market Slang

By at August 7, 2013 | 5:08 am | 0 Comment

After years of frequenting farmers markets, and some inquires from vendors of some of the local markets, I have decided to write about some of the unique slang that has developed in the culture. Biodynamic: A form of organic farming that emphasizes the relationship between the soil, plants, and animals as a self-sustaining system. Biodynamic farmers seek to maximize

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“Growing Your Own Food is Like Printing Your Own Money”

By at August 6, 2013 | 12:02 am | 0 Comment

dig-ins LA Green Grounds

We had to share this amazing video about a Los Angeles based group - LA Green Grounds - http://lagreengrounds.org/ and their spokesman's awesome TEDTalk.  TEDTalks are inspirational, informational presentations Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA -- in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to

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Double Up Food Bucks at Farmers Markets in Michigan

By at August 5, 2013 | 11:46 pm | 0 Comment

Double Up Food Bucks

Thousands of citizens of Detroit and other areas in Michigan are reaping the benefits of healthier eating!  This video shows an overview of this amazing program.  t’s a simple idea: SNAP shoppers use their benefits at a participating farmers’ market and receive tokens for an equal amount to purchase any Michigan-grown fruit or vegetable at the market. In effect,

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Great Video of the Ocean Beach Farmers Market

By at August 4, 2013 | 10:51 pm | 1 Comments

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We are a San Diego based company that is full of passionate people looking to help you find the closest and healthiest food possible. We search endlessly throughout the world to catalog and review farmers markets, individual stands, and farms!