News from the Market

Fresh Bucks News

NEW THIS YEAR! SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) users can use their EBT cards at the Fairhaven Market (Wednesdays, 12noon-5pm) and our NEW After Hours Market, Thursdays in September from 4pm-7pm at Depot Market Square. [...]

Butternut Squash and Corn Quesadillas with Hatch Chili Slaw

Serves 4   Ingredients for quesadillas ½ LB butternut squash (about ½ a medium squash) 1 ear corn, peeled and kernels removed from cob ½ medium onion, chopped 1 Tbsp garlic, minced 1 [...]

September 17th, 2016|Categories: Recipes, Seasonal Produce, What's Fresh?|0 Comments

Smart Trips to the Market Campaign

Make a Smart Trip to the Bellingham Farmers Market and win some green! We are partnering with Whatcom Transportation Authority again this year to promote alternatives to driving to the Market. This campaign [...]

September 16th, 2016|Categories: After Hours Market, Events, News, Smart Trips|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Growing Something NEW in September!

You asked and we heard! We are starting a new After Hours Market on Thursdays in September, downtown at Depot Market Square from 4pm-7pm! This food focused market will feature local produce, meat, [...]

September 7th, 2016|Categories: After Hours Market, Farmers, Ready to Eat Food|Tags: , |0 Comments

Top 10 Tips for Savvy Shopping at the Bellingham Farmers Market

There’s really no wrong way to shop the Bellingham Farmers Market. But savvy market regulars follow these Bellingham Farmers Market shopping tips: Getting There Bike, take the bus or walk to the Bellingham Farmers Market. Parking [...]

Salad Dressings and Marinades

Liven up your local greens with these tasty and easy tips for making your own salad dressing from scratch Things to have on hand Oils & Fats (Olive, Sesame, Mayo, Cream, Buttermilk, Canola, etc…) Vinegars [...]

April 9th, 2016|Categories: Demo Days, Farmers, Recipes, Seasonal Produce|Tags: , |0 Comments

Summer Fruits at the Market

If the sunshine and high temperatures haven't yet convinced you that summer is here, the appearance of cherries and berries should do the trick. Time to get your Summer fruits on. This Wednesday's market in [...]

July 9th, 2015|Categories: News|0 Comments

Becoming Honey

Bellingham bee man, Rob Rienstra of Backyard Bees gives us a peek into the fascinating—and sometimes painful—world of beekeeping. Backyard Bees sells local honey, beeswax, and related products every week at the Bellingham Farmers Market. [...]

May 17th, 2015|Categories: Farmers, News, What's Fresh?|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Preserving Peppers

Submitted by: Margot Myers, BFM Board President and owner, Margotbianca Bellingham Farmers Market Can you believe that we still have sweet peppers late into October? If you've ever tried growing peppers in Whatcom County, you'll know [...]

October 17th, 2014|Categories: News|0 Comments