Press Release: Countryside Farmers’ Market at Highland Square

Countryside Farmers’ Market at Highland Square Returns to Will Christy Park Countryside welcomes new and returning vendors to apply. Peninsula, Ohio –Countryside announces the return of the farmers’ market in Highland Square, marking the sixteenth season of this...

A Case of the Winter Doldrums

This time of year is hard. It’s dark, it’s gloomy, the days are short, and I’m cold all the time. To top it off, market days are few and far between and the work of a farmers’ market manager changes drastically. Just like a farmer, the job of a...

Cookbooks: Not Just for Pressing Tofu

The number one thing I use my cookbooks for is pressing my tofu. Years ago, I learned that if you really want to have a nice, dry, springy cube of tofu (which I do), you should let it rest for a few hours, topped with some heavy books. The heaviest books I have just...

Howe Meadow Vendor Applications Open January 10th

Applications for Countryside Farmers’ Market at Howe Meadow will open THIS FRIDAY January 10th and remain open until February 13th for returning vendors and February 27th for new applicants. Join a community of people committed to local food and agriculture and...

Another Day Another Daikon

If it wasn’t for Larry at Infinite Garden, my experience at the grocery store the other day would’ve been just ordinary. Because of Larry, the beautiful produce he grows, and the kind and thoughtful way he answers my questions, my exclamation of...