Farmers Encourage Locals to Stock Up

EUGENE, Ore. — Winter is around the corner but it doesn’t mean you have to stop buying locally-grown produce. People in Eugene got a lesson on how to stock up for the season at the Fill Your Pantry event Sunday. Organizers encourage consumers to buy in bulk so they can continue cooking with local foods … Continue reading »

Local Farmers Sell Online

EUGENE, Ore. — Local farmers are getting help from some Eugene businesses with selling their fresh produce across the city. People now have the option to order fresh produce online and have it delivered to a local dropsite. Vanilla Jill’s on Blair Boulevard is just one of many locations where customers can pick it up. … Continue reading »

SPROUT Holds Stalkholder Fundraiser

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield’s SPROUT facility is turning to the public for support. The regional food hub on Fifth and A streets is holding its second annual Stalkholder Fundraiser event on April 20. While it is their biggest benefit, organizers say it’s also really one of the best opportunities to get people involved in the … Continue reading »

Sprout Indoor Market Open Year-Round

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Lane County Farmer’s Market is an amazing resource for anyone looking to buy local produce. During the winter it shuts down, but it’s not because local farmers aren’t growing crops. Under the vaulted ceiling and stained glass windows at the old Springfield Church, farmers set up their booths and get ready … Continue reading »