Vendor Profile: Bob of Nook & Cranny Farm

We would like to introduce you to another one of our wonderful vendors, Bob of Nook & Cranny Farm in Brooktondale. Here he is at the Thursday evening Hancock Street market with his farm intern, Tori. The Brussels sprout is the icon of Nook…

Vendor Profile: Walter of Shannon Brook Farm

We would like to introduce you to Walter of Shannon Brook Farm in Watkins Glen, one of our many fabulous Ithaca Farmers’ Market vendors.   Here he is: Ithaca-area purveyors of fine local foods can find Shannon Brook Farm’s booth on Wednesdays at East…

Asparagus and Bacon Strata: A Recipe For Crafty, Resourceful Bacon Enthusiasts

Last week I treated my family to Just Desserts’ baguettes.   We ate half and ended up with a second half of a day old baguette. As a mosaic artist and up-cycle sweater mitten maker, I put my creative skills to work and made…

THIS SPECTACULAR SPROUT-FILLED SALAD BRINGS THE VITALITY OF SPRING STRAIGHT TO YOUR PLATE!

This is not so much a recipe as it is a reminder of how simple it is to enjoy the fresh, delicious produce the market has to offer this time of year! Walking though the pavilion this afternoon, after an already-long day of shopping for plants at…

Find out about Market Deals!

In 2015 the market is rolling out a new way to save at market: Market Deals! When you see the yellow and blue tag, you know you’re getting the best possible food at a price that’s fair for both the farmer and the consumer….

Market returns to Steamboat Landing April 4th!

Even though it’s been a cold, wintry spring, the market returns as usual the first week in April to Steamboat Landing! Find our old favorites, new vendors, delicious food, fresh produce and artisanal crafts every Saturday in April, from 9-3. For our full schedule,…

QUICK COMFORT FOOD AT ITS BEST-PRESSURE COOKER BEEF BORSCHT

I’m going to introduce some folks to a new type of cooking here.  I call it an “old fashioned microwave”.  It’s called a pressure cooker.  Mine is a 6 quart stove top pressure cooker.  It will take the toughest piece of meat and in…

The Winter Market is Back — Starting This Saturday!

The Ithaca Farmers Market again returns to The Space @66.147.242.175 Greenstar for the winter months, bringing you fresh local produce, from sweet spinach and kale, to root vegetables, pastured meats, apples, cheeses, preserves and more. Plus, get your freshly baked pastries, hot coffee, breads,…

This recipe for a seasonal pumpkin pie is so fast you’ll love it!

Thanksgiving just isn’t Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie, right?  You have 3 choices.  Make one from scratch, buy a frozen one from the store or make THIS one that is not as time consuming, but is far better than a store bought one.  The main…

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