Sustainable Table: From Seed to Store

WIMER, Ore. — There are dozens of local farms and companies contributing to the supply of food grown and made in the Rogue Valley. While many of those producers have mastered their craft getting a product to the consumer can take a very different set of skills. The tiny basil plants at The Farming Fish … Continue reading »

Thousands Show up for OR Cheese Fest

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – The Oregon Cheese Fest attracted 4,000 people from all across the state today for the annual event in Central Point. About 90 vendors offered cheese, beer, and wine. Vendors say today’s turnout is evidence of the growing artisan culture of Southern Oregon, which has seen an explosion of local food producers … Continue reading »

Farmers Market Set for Big Upgrade

MEDFORD, Ore. – Fans of local food are getting a treat this season, as Medford’s Saturday farmer’s market prepares for an upgrade. It’s part of a five-year contract between the Rogue Valley Growers and Crafters Market and the city of Medford. The market will be moving to a new, bigger location at the Downtown Commons, … Continue reading »