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Valentine Treats at SFC Farmers' Markets

Valentine's Treats at SFC Farmers' Markets

Valentine's Day is right around the corner. What better way to spoil your sweetie than with treats from the SFC Farmers' Markets? We've put together your essential shopping list for everything you need for a romantic (and locally sourced!) Valentine's Day date. Continue reading over on our blog to learn more about all the local treats and gifts you'll find this weekend at the SFC Farmers' Market Downtown and Sunset Valley. How about some honey for your honey?

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SFC Farmers’ Market Downtown, Saturday from 9am-1pm:

  • Pickled Beets Are Back: Munkebo Farm will have their delicious pickled beets again, as well as their affordable cuts of boar and Piedmontese beef.
  • On tap this weekend: Buddha's Brew Kombucha will have Blueberry, Ginger and Pineapple Super Greens, and their NEW Hops, Strawberry Lemonade and Hibiscus Rose flavors (first time ever on tap)!
  • Fresh Food Donations: Central Texas Food Bank will be joining us this weekend! They will be taking donations of fresh produce. Make sure to stop by and learn more about their wonderful work and what you can do to help!

SFC Farmers’ Market at Sunset Valley, Saturday from 9am-1pm:

  • Whole Milk: Available at both Sunset Valley and Downtown, Richardson Farms will have fresh whole milk (with delicious cream on top), as well as boneless ribeye steaks and pork chops, whole chickens, chicken breasts, leg quarters and wings!

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SFC on Good Day Austin
This week on our segment with FOX 7 Austin, Lauren Petrowski on FOX 7 visited with our friends, and Double Dollars program partner, Green Gate Farms. Watch the video to learn more about this wonderful and historic East Austin farm. Watch the video »

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Weed Dating at Green Gate Farms
Tired of the bar scene? Join Green Gate Farms for a wholesome way to find friends that share your love of the outdoors and local food! Simple farm chores will be set up to encourage brief encounters that get your hands dirty and, perhaps, make your heart sing! Single folks ages 18 and up welcome, this event is FREE!  Learn more »

5th Annual Fais Do-Do & Gumbo Cook Off
The Fais Do-Do & Gumbo Cook Off is back again on Feb 25th from 1pm-5pm with gumbo, beer, live Cajun tunes, and more. Hosted by Farmhouse Delivery, all proceeds to benefit Austin non-profit Brighter Bites. Tickets $25, at the door.  Learn more »

Love is in the Share
Join Farmshare for an evening full of local food, sips and song to keep them growing at the Love is in the Share Farmraiser, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at Saengerrunde Halle in Austin.  Learn more »

FARFA’s Local Foods Awareness Day
Make an impact on local food laws by joining the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance at the Texas State Capitol on Thursday, March 9. Be on the front lines and educate legislators about the issues important to the local food movement. Learn more »





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