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. AND we will be able to provide SNAP shoppers with Fresh Bucks match. Look for our Information Booth to get [...]

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 tsp chili powder 2 tsp lime juice Olive oil Salt and pepper to taste Corn tortillas Semi soft and crumbly [...]

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 can be tight, so skip the hassle of circling downtown in your car and hop on your bike, lace up [...]

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 (Apple Cider Vinegar, White Wine, Balsamic, etc…) Citrus: Lemons or Limes for tartness Seasoning: Salt, Pepper, Garlic, Cayenne, Cumin, Etc. [...]