Minneapolis Farmers Market

(credit: CBS)

Vegan Meat Stand Sees Successful First Summer At Mpls. Farmers Market

A first-of-its-kind meatless butcher has set up shop at Minneapolis Farmers Market. And it’s a hit with customers. Once they figure out what it is. Nina Moini spent the day with the brother and sister pair behind The Herbivorous Butcher.

08/30/2014

(credit: CBS)

Sweet, Ground Corn Slow To Grow Around The State

The Minnesota State Fair is just weeks away and the most popular food is not in great supply. It’s just been in the past few weeks that local corn is being sold at places like the Minneapolis Farmers market. That’s at least two weeks later than normal.

08/03/2014

(credit: CBS)

Vikings Eye Expansion Of Pro Soccer In Minn.

Minnesota’s only professional soccer team — Minnesota United — is flying high. “We’re really excited to join the Lynx as a professional team in this market that’s out there winning championships,” said Minnesota United President Nick Rogers.

06/11/2014

(credit: CBS)

Minneapolis Farmers Market Opens For Business

The Minneapolis Farmers Market opened up shop Saturday. It was a chilly start, but hundreds still came out to enjoy the fresh foods. About 30 local and global vendors set up today. At its peak, the Minneapolis farmers market will hold about 170 vendors.

04/26/2014

(credit: CBS)

Trending Now: Weekend Fun, Happy Hour & Frozen Thriller

It is time to see what’s Trending Now on ‘CCO. And who knows more about what’s going on around town and around the country than Jason Matheson. LOCALLY Trending Now: Weekend fun ideas! Details: We’ve […]

04/25/2014

(credit: Crystal Grobe)

Taste Testing Now An Option At Farmers Markets

A sure sign of spring arriving in the Twin Cities is the opening of area farmers markets. The Minneapolis Farmers Market opens this weekend. And this year, you’ll be able to do something new — taste test the merchandise.

04/23/2014

(credit: Crystal Grobe)

Bite Of Minnesota: Zucchini Tart

It was a busy weekend at the market with an abundance of colorful produce at every turn. Crates of melons, bushels of tomatoes and peppers, and plenty of green made up the color palate as I walked the aisles of the Minneapolis Farmers Market. After making the roasted sun gold tomato sauce last week, I had to make another batch for my upcoming book club/birthday celebration and was on the hunt for sun gold tomatoes. Luckily I found them at Rolf’s Produce and dashed home to make more sauce for one of my favorite zucchini recipes from 101 Cookbooks.

09/11/2013

(credit: CBS)

Organic Farmers’ Income Doubled In 1 Year

Four times each week, Phua and Blia Thao head to the Minneapolis farmer’s market with crates of fresh produce. Their displays of chemical-free vegetables are rich in both color and nutrition. Blia said that a health-conscious consumer is driving an increase in his business.

09/04/2013

(credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Ask A Farmer: Minnesota Summer Produce Guide

See what local farmer Jerry Untiedt has to say about this summer’s produce.

04/03/2013

(credit: Crystal Grobe)

Bite Of Minnesota: Winter Market Season

It’s a little hard to believe that we’re at the tail end of farmers market season already, but this weekend brings the close of several markets in the Twin Cities area. Thankfully, the Minneapolis and St. Paul markets are open year-round.

10/23/2012

DON'T USE FOR STORIES ON RAMSEY COUNTY STADIUM

Rybak Presents 3 Plans For Vikings Stadium In Mpls

In an effort to keep the Minnesota Vikings in Minneapolis, Mayor R.T. Rybak and Minneapolis City Council President Barbara Johnson released three plans for a “people’s stadium” on Thursday.

10/27/2011

news, notes, mike max

Mike Max’s News And Notes

Revenue at the University of Minnesota, the Vikings’ stadium movement and a local connection to Wall Street are all a part of this week’s News and Notes from Mike Max.

05/18/2011

localdlish_600

Best Places To Find Speciality Ingredients In The Twin Cities

Food is a hot topic and food lovers are embracing new and unique ingredients. The problem is, where can an average person find some of these specialty ingredients? Whether you are planning a dinner party or a simple night at home, this list will help you find the right ingredients to make your meal special.

CBS Minnesota–11/07/2010

Minneapolis Farmers Market

Best Flower Markets In Minnesota

Minnesota’s infamous farmer’s markets are more than a place to pick out the freshest edible crops, they’re also the perfect spot to find a bevy of freshly cut flowers. Here’s your guide for finding some beautiful bouquets.

CBS Minnesota–11/07/2010

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,902 other followers