National Farmers Market Week 2014

National Farmers Market Week 2014

Farmers markets have an important place in the agricultural and food economy according to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. “Farmers markets play a key role in developing local and regional food systems that support family farms, and help grow rural economies. Continue reading

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Pita Bread Pizza Video How-To

Pita Bread Pizza Video How-ToHere is a great recipe for whipping up some personal pita bread pizzas at home using fresh ingredients from the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers’ market.

We’ve even put together a 4 1/2 minute video to make it even easier.

Ingredients:
1 Package of Pita’s from Maria’s Bakery
1 Jar of Alla Vodka sauce from Joy of Garlic
1 Jar of Pesto, also from Joy of Garlic
1 Package fresh mozzarella cheese from Blue Moon Creamery
1 Pound of fresh ground beef from JD Beef Continue reading

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Farmers’ Market After School Snack Recipe Ideas

Farmers' Market After School Snack Recipe IdeasThe kids are back in school and what better way to plan your breakfasts, sack lunches, and after school snacks than using fresh ingredients from your local farmers’ market? We compiled a list of some tasty treats, that are healthy and easy, for you and your family to enjoy. Continue reading

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Special Morning Line-up for Fernandina’s Farmers’ Market

cannoliThe Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers’ market has a special morning lined up for you on August 9, 2014, including another new vendor and musical talent all the way from Toledo, Ohio.

New to the growing farmers market in historic, downtown Fernandina Beach is Continue reading

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Zucchini Cobbler Recipe

Zucchini Cobbler RecipeWell, what do you do when you have an abundance of zucchini? You make Zucchini Cobbler, of course!

Many of my friends have tasted this dessert I like to make and all of them were stunned to learn the fruit in the filling was zucchini. Most people guess it is either apple or peach filling, but nope, it is made with zucchini and as promised, I am sharing the recipe. Continue reading

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