Most Read: Lifestyle

Trove link goes here

Live Online Discussions

Weekly schedule, past shows

All We Can Eat
Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/29/2012

Market Roundup: March 29-April 4

A taste of what will be at area farmers markets this week:

At Thursday’s FreshFarm Market in Penn Quarter:

Garner’s Produce: asparagus.

Red Apron Butchery: haute dogs.

Soupergirl: Marrakech Express Harira soup.

Toigo Orchards: hothouse tomatoes.

At Saturday’s Falls Church Farmers Market:

Clear Spring Creamery: milk; cream; yogurt.

Flower of the Forest Farm: asparagus.

At Saturday’s FreshFarm Market in Silver Spring:

Chicano Sol: parsley; sage; dill; baby mustard greens.

Evensong Farm: stinging nettles; chives; garlic mustard.

Koiner Farm: rosemary.

Quaker Valley Orchards: Hakurei turnips.

Spring Valley Farm and Orchard: ramps; asparagus.

At Sunday’s FreshFarm Market at Dupont Circle:

Spring Valley Farm and Orchard: ramps.

Tree and Leaf Farm: parsley.

Waterview Foods: duck eggs.

At Sunday’s Palisades Farmers Market:

Garner’s Produce: asparagus.

At Sunday’s Takoma Park Farmers Market:

Blue Ridge Botanicals: potted plants for the garden (Bright Lights Swiss chard, Tyee spinach, green kale, Red Russian kale, lettuces, arugula, mache).

Calvert’s Gift Farm: certified organic spring mix; spinach; sorrel; onions; scallions; garlic; radishes; chard; rapini; braising mix; vegetable plants for the garden.

Clear Spring Creamery: creamline milk; nonfat milk; cream; chocolate milk; cheese curds; yogurt drinks (plain, honey, vanilla and strawberry).

Glenville Hollow Farms: spinach; kale; cabbage; potatoes; popcorn.

Gunpowder Bison and Trading Co.: bison steaks (Delmonico, flat-iron and ranch).

Homestead Farm: micro greens; cabbage; kale; mixed greens; collard greens; Swiss chard; broccoli; lettuce; carrots; chick salad; arugula; dill; parsley.

Smith Meadows: white bean pesto.

Twin Springs Fruit Farm: Manar (mini) cucumbers; kale; arugula; Red Oakleaf lettuce; apples (Mutsu, Fuji, Goldrush, Nittany and Stayman).

Waterpenny Farm: spinach; kale; tomato sauce; lettuce plants for the garden.

SPECIAL EVENTS

The Bethesda Central Farm Market moves to a new location on Sunday (April 1) to accommodate the large construction projects beginning in downtown Bethesda. The market will be held at Bethesda Elementary School, 7600 Arlington Blvd., at Old Georgetown Road. The hours remain 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Sunday’s FreshFarm Market at Dupont Circle returns to regular season hours, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

The Foggy Bottom FreshFarm Market opens April 4.

See our lists of local farmers markets and Community-Supported Agriculture farms.

Search for seasonal recipes in our Recipe Finder.

We will publish our 2012 farmers market listings this month. If you have a new market or see information that needs to be corrected in our current listings, e-mail krystalr@washpost.com.

By  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/29/2012

Categories:  Markets This Week | Tags:  Becky Krystal, markets

 
Read what others are saying
     

    © 2011 The Washington Post Company