Centennial Night Celebration August 8

Beaverdale Farmers Market will celebrate the Beaverdale Centennial Year with a match game contest at the August 8 market.  Pick up your card at the information tent, match the vendors with their products, write your name and bring the card back to the tent by 7:05 p.m.  We

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RECIPES: July 18

Mid-July is peak time for garden vegetables and this week’s recipe makes good use of them.  Many of Beaverdale Farmers Market’s produce vendors grow in the 50310 zip code, and others are from surrounding towns such as Pleasant Hill and Carlisle.  Iowa State Extension Service’s Mary Krisco

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RECIPES: JUNE 27

If you’re planning ahead for the weekend and the Independence Day holiday, here’s a set of recipes from 100 Days of Real Food, the resource from Lisa Leake that helps families shop, prepare and eat real, local, unprocessed foods. Lisa’s website and Facebook page  are filled with  school lunches, easy-to-prepare

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RECIPES: June 20, 2017

It’s week three of Beaverdale Farmers Market. The produce is plentiful, and you’ll find delicious baked goods, prepared foods, beverages and inventive crafts. The photo is a stir-fry made from vegetables purchased the first week of the market.  Here’s the recipe: Vegetable Stir-Fry Prepare vegetables: Chop, dice or

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RECIPES: June 6, 2017

Welcome to the opening day of Beaverdale Farmers Market! We expect to find kale from some of the ten produce vendors on opening night of the market. Here’s an appealing recipe from 100 Days of Real Food’s collection. Smashed Potato Cakes with Kale

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