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CCHAOS Fund Raising Fever-A Personal Message

Written on September 20, 2013 at 10:57 am, by

We are quickly closing in on two months of fundraising for CCHAOS’ North Valley Food System Development Projects.Good Food/Healthy Planet We are at a point where contributions, both monetary and voluntary, can make the difference between a living planet and a dead one. The corporate and political trend seems to be heading rapidly to the  Continue Reading »

Community Garden Work Day & BBQ

Written on August 9, 2013 at 3:19 pm, by

Please Share this. The African American Family and Cultural Center of Southside Oroville is hosting a Community Garden Work Day and BBQ Saturday August 17th 8 AM to 12 PM Corner of Wyandotte and Columbia Street Oroville, CA For more information call Cissy Smith at (530) 532-1205 ext 10 This event is Supported by funds  Continue Reading »

EBT Promotion for CalFresh Users

Written on May 23, 2013 at 1:25 am, by

ARE YOU ON CalFresh?   LEARN about healthy food & lifestyle and EARN $15 coupon for Butte County Farmer’s Markets* LEARN & EARN! Participate in a designated Butte County Healthy Food Event & EARN extra EBT farmers’ market promotion tokens for veggies, fruit, nuts and/or seeds/starts to grow your own. *At this time of year,  Continue Reading »

Food Snapshots: Diving in to what feeds us.

Written on April 7, 2013 at 4:10 pm, by

There are some great documentaries and movies out there on our food system. Some are viewable online, others can be picked up on Netflix, or at your local video store. These are some I have found. 1. Dirt: The Movie (2009) A funny, thoughtful, and, um grounded look at the fundamental ingredient vital to everything  Continue Reading »

Financial Readiness & Business Planning for Growers

Written on March 13, 2013 at 4:39 am, by

Farmers Market Surveys

Written on January 27, 2013 at 2:25 am, by

Are you a Farmer or Rancher that sells at Butte Area Farmers Markets? If so, please take the survey by clicking on the link: Farmer/Rancher Evaluation of Certified Farmers Markets. Results gathered from this survey will be examined and discussed at the workshop outlined below. We will be adding additional surveys shortly. Topic focus of  Continue Reading »

Chapman Farmers Market is Moving to a Great New Location!

Written on January 25, 2013 at 8:41 pm, by

Chapman Farmers Market is Moving to a Great New Location!   Next week we will be moved to a brand new location next to Chapman School.   Look for us in the parking lot of Community Park next to the picnic tables and play ground.   Park in the parking lot in front of Chapman  Continue Reading »

New Farmers Guide: Cultivating Success at Farmers Markets

Written on December 8, 2012 at 3:25 am, by

Randii MacNear and Shelly G. Keller have prepared and Davis Farmers Market Association, have published a new online resource for New and Beginning Farmers selling at Farmers Markets in 2012. New Farmers Guide: Cultivating Success at Farmers Markets. This is a great introduction to New and Begining Farmers/Ranchers interested in exploring the potential of Farmers Markets. And  Continue Reading »