Monthly Archives: June 2012

Announcing the opening of the new Back Street Farmers Market

The new Back Street Farmers Market opens June 23 & 24.  Located just off route 169 in Prescott Valley/Dewey, one minute from the intersection of 69 & 169.   170 vendor booths, all paved parking, concrete sidewalks leading to all vendor … Continue reading

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Are You Hungry for not Just Any Tomato?

By Monica of Crooked Sky Farms The best thing about heirloom tomatoes is the taste. The quality surpasses any tomato you will find in a store – well, unless it’s an heirloom tomato. Wikipedia defines an heirloom tomato (also called heritage … Continue reading

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Get Down with Dairy this Month

June is National Dairy Month and organizations including the International Dairy Foods Association, the National Dairy Council, and the Dairy Council of Arizona are working hard to promote dairy’s place in a healthy lifestyle. Dairy products of all kinds play … Continue reading

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Cooking Out While Camping Out

As the summer season gets under way and the temperature continues to climb, families are looking for ways to have fun and beat the heat without busting their budget.  It may be the perfect time to plan a camping trip … Continue reading

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Healthy Foods: The Affordable Choice

By USDA Undersecretary Kevin Concannon Fresh fruits and vegetables? Key elements of a healthy diet, for sure. But many people of modest means, including those served by USDA’s nutrition assistance programs, wonder if they can afford to buy healthy foods … Continue reading

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