Now that we’re moving into the first weeks of spring, it’s rapini season! The term rapini generally refers to the flowering shoots of Brassica family plants, also commonly called “broccoli rabe”. This family includes broccoli, a plant where we’re used to eating the flowers, but all Brassicas send up flowering shoots in early spring: kale, arugula, […]
“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.” — Unknown Interested in volunteering at the Hollywood Farmers Market this season? Come out to our annual Volunteer Orientation on Saturday, March 25th […]
This year PACSAC (Portland Area CSA Coalition) has teamed up with the Hollywood Farmers Market to host the 3rd Annual Share Fair, where CSA farmers come together on one day to help customers learn about the variety of CSA programs available, and find one that will be the best fit for their household, lifestyle and […]
Our lovely street painting is about to turn eight months old! Since it has begun to wear, we are starting to make plans to repaint the mural this summer. More details to follow. For now, we’re looking for a few more people to join our group of organizers to help coordinate the repainting. If you’re interested […]
The 2017 Oregon legislative session is underway in Salem, and there are a number of bills already introduced that could have a big impact on small farmers. Check out Friends of Family Farmers‘s round-up here to learn more!