Farmers Market

Over 200 children take part in produce program

MARQUETTE — More than 200 children have signed up and are participating in the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Power of Produce program. The Power of Produce program is in its fifth week and continues until Sept. 22. Children ages 4 to 12 are invited to participate. “We are delighted ...

One-skillet lemony chicken with fennel and tomatoes

Fennel, a member of the carrot family, is available at the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market. Its beautiful white bulb and green stems and fronds are all usable. This recipe uses many ingredients that can be found at the market. This simple, satisfying one-skillet chicken recipe leaves you ...

Variety of veggies are available at market

MARQUETTE — As Northern Michigan University students start classes for the fall semester on Monday, new visitors, students and their families are encouraged to stop by the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market on Saturday. The market is sponsored by the Marquette Downtown Development Authority ...

See what’s BUZZING in downtown Marquette

MARQUETTE — Those looking to celebrate National Honeybee Day can find a variety of bee products at the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market on Saturday to take home with them. At the market patrons will find honey, beeswax candles, honey lotion and, of course, flowers and fresh produce ...

Over 60 vendors at this week’s farmers market

MARQUETTE — In addition to the 54 season vendors, there will be around seven daily vendors at the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market on Saturday. “We are delighted with the continued growth of the market and the hard work and creativity of all the vendors,” Market Manager Myra Zyburt ...

Children voucher programs begin Saturday at the market

MARQUETTE — Children who attend the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market will receive a voucher to shop for their own produce through the Power of Produce program which starts Saturday and runs until Sept. 22. Each Saturday, kids have the opportunity to taste new fruits and vegetables and ...

Kombucha is at the farmers market

MARQUETTE — Superior Culture — a locally owned company that produces kombucha and other fermented beverages — will be one of many local businesses at the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market on Saturday. Kombucha is a fermented tea that's naturally effervescent with living probiotics, ...

Raw tomato pasta

Gina Eggars will be featuring fresh tomatoes and basil in her raw tomato pasta recipe, a quick one-bowl supper, during a food demonstration Saturday. INGREDIENTS: ≤ 1 to 1.5 pounds of ripe or overripe tomatoes, cut into bite-size chunks ≤ one-fourth to half of an onion, sliced thinly ...