Organization Issues Apology Over Confrontation With LGTBQ Vendor At Livermore Farmers' MarketThe Executive Director of the California Farmers' Markets Association issued an apology Wednesday in the wake of a viral video that showed the director berating a Livermore Farmers' Market vendor over LGTBQ pride flags he had been passing out.
Livermore Farmers' Market Management Resigns After Viral Video Of Verbal Attack On LGTBQ VendorA 3-minute cellphone video, that is now going viral, starts with the head of the California Farmers' Markets Association, Gail Hayden, at the Dan Good Cookies booth. She admonishes owner Dan Floyd.
Vacaville To Reopen Seasonal Farmers' Market With Coronavirus ModificationsThe seasonal Vacaville farmers' market will reopen Saturday at its familiar location at Creekwalk Plaza in Andrews Park, but with some modifications.
Coronavirus Update: Danville Backtracks On Reopening Of Farmers' Market Following Citizens' ComplaintsThe Town of Danville has decided to postponed a planned reopening of its farmers' market Saturday after a flood of citizen complaints about the appropriateness of the reopening amid the coronavirus shelter-in-place order.
San Francisco Nonprofit Hires Ex-Convicts To Clean Up City's Streets, ImageA new office opened Sunday for a San Francisco nonprofit that is putting former long-term offenders to work cleaning up the streets and the city’s image as well.
Businesses In Concord Retail Area Forced To Close Due To Higher RentUsually businesses close when times are bad, but in Concord, it's economic growth that is forcing a number of long-time businesses to shut their doors.
San Francisco's Noe Valley Gets A New Park, Farmer's MarketCity officials cut the ribbon on a new park in Noe Valley that will provide a home for a weekly farmers' market and other community events.
California Allows Farmers Market Vendors To Offer Beer TastingGov. Jerry Brown's office announced Tuesday he's signed a bill legalizing beer tasting at farmers markets. It's the latest in a string of California laws making markets in the nation's agricultural heartland more booze-friendly.
Beware Of Produce Cheats At Farmers' Markets -- They Don't Grow What They SellHow do you know you're getting freshly picked produce from a local farm, and not from Central America?
Guide To A Long Weekend In Santa FePack your bags and make plans to head out to the Santa Fe area for an extended weekend getaway. During this getaway you will see historic sites, beautiful landscapes and lots of local culture.
New Healthy-Eating Program In San Jose Makes Fresh Food 'Good to Go'A new program called "Good to Go" in San Jose is designed to tie together farmers markets, stores and food carts in an effort to make fresh produce more affordable and accessible.
Vallejo Police Arrest Man For Looking Up Women's Dresses At Farmers MarketPolice arrested a Vallejo man Saturday on suspicion of peeping after officers said he was using a camera to look up unsuspecting female's dresses.
Concord Farmer's Market To Feature Breastfeeding BoothMoms in search of healthy food for their families could get an extra helping of nutrition information at a breastfeeding booth at Concord’s farmers’ market Thursday evening.
Best Farmers Markets In North BayThe North Bay might be best known for its many vineyards, but it is also home to some of the Bay Area’s best farmers markets.
California Citrus Crops Badly Need Rain Scheduled precipitation this week could be key for California's citrus and berry industries.