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Weekend Picks

Weekend Market Picks June 3 & 4, 2017: Beautiful Tasty Chives

    The greenmarkets are filling up with a new growing season filled with beautiful, healthy, and tasty produce! We’ve already had some lovely tomatoes. And, of course, the asparagus has been spectacular (especially when grilled or broiled). Now the chives are out. You can use them as a centerpiece,

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Weekend Market Picks May 27 & 28, 2017: I Yam What I Yam

  Behold the sweet potato. It seems like a non-descript root, but bake it in the oven, and it magically softens and even caramelizes itself. And they are positively loaded with nutrients: vitamin A ( beta-carotene), vitamin C, manganese, copper, pantothenic acid and vitamin B6, plus potassium, dietary fiber, niacin, vitamin B1,

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Weekend Market Picks: Asparagus Season Doesn’t Care About A Little Rain

  I used to be in charge of making the asparagus soup at lunchtime when I was a little kid. I’d open the can of Campbell’s Cream of Asparagus Soup and pour it into a saucepan. And then I’d take fresh asparagus spears and cut them into small bits like

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Weekend Market Picks May 6 & 7, 2017: Fiddlehead Ferns

  Whew! Who else got soaking wet on Friday? I just stopped caring how deep the puddles were and how wet my clothes got. And that’s because I know how much cleaner and fresher the city will be, and how plump and lovely all the spring produce will be. And

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Weekend Market Picks April 29 & 30, 2017: Springtime Spruce Up

    So, is Spring over? It’s going to be in the 80′s again today, so leave the sweaters and pull out the sandals. There are bunches of amazing markets this weekend all over town. And the Greenmarkets are brimming with the fruits and veggies of the early growing season.

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