Andrea’s Farmers’ Market Recipes: 2 Summer Soups, Honey Drizzled Figs

Recently I was lucky enough to step in for Doni and represent A News Cafe at the Redding Farmers’ Market. I love the addition of the ‘Chefs at the Market’ series, having different chefs from our area sharing their recipes… Continue Reading


Local Grub: Mountain Growers Sprout Eastside Farmers’ Market

Blink and you’ll miss Redding’s newest farmers’ market, tucked alongside Enterprise Health Foods on Hartnell Avenue. So, keep your eyes wide open. You don’t want to miss this little Thursday night gem, or the passionate people from the Mountain Growers… Continue Reading


Local Grub: Smitten For the Love of Pie

The north state boasts a bounty of local farmers and food producers. ANewsCafe.com would like to celebrate them in “Local Grub,” a new series by reporter Adam Mankoski. Adam profiles some of our neighbors who rise with the sun (sometimes… Continue Reading

Fruit and Vegetable Advocates Are Not Nuts

It’s great to know that people and organizations that are leading the way locally are, in fact, leading the way for the state as well.
During the recent CalFresh Forum in Sacramento, sponsored by California Food Policy Advocates and the California Department of Social Services, … Continue Reading