veggies everywhere

Veggies Everywhere!

Summer ain’t here yet but it is fast on it’s way! Beautiful Black LOVES the foods of summer. The salads, fruits, neat summery recipes… Sigh, we just love it! with summer comes the much beloved Farmers Markets (capital F, capital M to emphasize our admiration).

Don’t you remember growing up, your mother would wake up early on Saturday mornings and go shop at a local Farmers Market? She’d return home with fresh, crisp fruits/vegetables/ and a plethora of goodies? Do ya’ll share this memory or something like it? Anyhow, it’s that time of year and we are on a mission to ensure you enjoy this festive season of fruits/vegetables one delicious bite at a time. Get Into It!

Summer is on it’s way, what fruits and vegetables are in season you ask? No worries we got you. Here you go.

Summer Vegetables
Peppers, Onions, Corn, Brussels Sprouts, Zucchini, Turnips, Tomatoes, Tomatillos, Rutabagas, Parsnips, Green Beans, Garlis, Eggplant, Cucumber, Crookneck Squash, Celery, Carrots, Beets, Radishes, Potatoes, Peas, Lettuce, Kohlrabi, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Fennel and Asparagus.

Summer Fruits
Grapes, Plums, Pears, Galia Melon, Cantaloupe, Apples, Peaches, Nectarines, Loganberries, Hermiston Watermelon, Gooseberries, Figs, Currants, Blueberries, Blackcaps, Apricots, Marionberries, Boysenberries, Rhubarb, Raspberries, Strawberries and Cherries.

Summer Herbs
Basil, Cilantro, Dill, Mint, Parsley, Tarragon and Summer Savory.

Seafood/Meat
Albacore Tuna, Wild Caught Salmon, Black Cod, Oregon Pink Shrimp, Halibut, and Free Range Chicken.Now that you have a list of Summer goodness, you need to know where to purchase your fruits and vegetables.

Listed below are a few of the many Farmers Markets throughout Portland.

Portland

Hillsdale Farmers’ Market
Sundays,10:00 – 2:00
May – October
Twice a month, November – April
SW Sunset Road & SW Capitol Hwy
1407 SW Vermont
Eamon Molloy • (503) 475-6555
contact@hillsdalefarmersmarket.comwww.hillsdalefarmersmarket.com
1509 SW Sunset Blvd. Ste 2E
Portland, OR  97239
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Hollywood Farmers’ Market
Saturdays, 8:00 – 1:00
May – October
Saturdays, 9:00 – 1:00
November until Thanksgiving
NE Hancock between 44th & 45th,
One block South of Sandy
Daurie Mangan-Dimuzio • 503-709-7403
info@hollywoodfarmersmarket.orgwww.hollywoodfarmersmarket.org
PO Box 13233 Portland, OR 97213
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Interstate Farmers Market

Wednesday, 3:00 – 7:00
Mid May – September
Overlook Park, N Fremont & Interstate
Bob New • 971-344-0115
contact@interstatefarmersmarket.comwww.interstatefarmersmarket.com
2209 N Schofield, Portland, OR  97217
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Lents International Farmers’ Market
Sunday, 9:00 – 2:00
Mid June – Mid October
SE 92nd and SE Foster Road
Jill Kuehler • (503) 621-7655
LentsFarmersMarket@gmail.com http://zenger.eroi.com/lents-internation-farmers-market
1634 Se Salmon St, Portland, Oregon  97214
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Lloyd  Farmers Market
Tuesday, 10:00 – 2:00
June – September
NE Holladay St. Between 7th and 9th
Eamon Molloy • (503) 730-8367
eamon.f.molloy@gmail.com

Montavilla  Farmers Market
Sundays, 10:00 – 2:00
June – Early October
7600 block of SE Stark St.
Gretchan Jackson •
gretchan@montavillamarket.orgwww.montavillamarket.org
P.O. Box 16238, Portland, OR, 97262

Moreland Farmers Market
Moreland Farmers Market
Wednesdays, 3:30 – 7:30
Mid May – September
SE Bybee and SE 14th St.
Laura Wendel • (503) 341-9350
laura@morelandfarmersmarket.orgwww.morelandfarmersmarket.org
P.O. Box 820122, Portland, OR, 97282-1122

OHSU Farmers Market
Tuesdays, 11:30 – 3:30
Mid May – Mid October
OHSU Auditorium Courtyard (near the fountain).
Eecole Copen • (503) 494-8792
farmmkt@ohsu.edu •  
OHSU Food and Nutrition Services
Mailcode: UHS 18
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR  97239

Parkrose Farmers Market
Saturdays, 8:00 – 2:00
May – October
NE 122nd St & NE Shaver Street
Steve Voorhees • (503) 890-7152
steve_voorhees@q.com • www.parkrosefarmersmarket.org
PO Box 20007, Portland, OR  97294-7152

People’s Farmers Market
Wednesdays, 2:00 – 7:00
Year-round market
3029 SE 21st Avenue,
one block north of Powell Blvd.
Ariana Jacob • (503) 232-9051
ariana@peoples.coop • www.peoples.coop 
3029 SE 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97202
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Portland Farmers Market
Eastbank
Thursdays, 3:30 – 7:30
Mid May – September
SE 20th & SE Salmon St.
Jaret Foster • (503) 241-0032
jaret@portlandfarmersmarket.orgwww.portlandfarmersmarket.org
1001 SE Water Ave., Ste 455
Portland, OR  97214
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Portland Farmers Market
Portland State University
Saturdays, 8:30 – 2:00 April – October
Saturdays, 9:30 – 2:00 November – December
Fall hours (Nov-Dec) 9:30 – 2:00
South Park Blocks between
SW Montgomery and SW Harrison
Jaret Foster • (503) 241-0032
jaret@portlandfarmersmarket.orgwww.portlandfarmersmarket.org
1001 SE Water, Ste 455
Portland, OR  97214
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Portland Farmers Market
Downtown
Wednesdays, 10:00 – 2:00
May – October
SW Salmon & SW Park
Jaret Foster • (503) 241-0032
jaret@portlandfarmersmarket.orgwww.portlandfarmersmarket.org
1001 SE Water Ave., Ste 455
Portland, OR  97214
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

Portland Farmers Market
EcoTrust
Thursdays, 3:30 – 7:30
June – September
NW 10th between Irving & Johnson
Jaret Foster • (503) 241-0032
jaret@portlandfarmersmarket.orgwww.portlandfarmersmarket.org
1001 SE Water Ave., Ste 455
Portland, OR  97214
Oregon Trail Food Stamp Market

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