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March 21, 2016

North Shore Flood Recovery Update

Fresh & Local

Heavy rains hit hard these last couple weeks. Our North Shore farmers experienced extreme weather that posed a serious threat. Crops, equipment, and homes were damaged. Fortunately, our vendors are fighting to make a speedy recovery and are excited to be back at market. Come to market this week to show the strength of our community. Let’s rally behind the farmers market vendors that we care so much about!

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pick of the week

Pick of the Week: Crescent City Classic!

The Crescent City Classic is just around the corner, so get your running shoes on! Be sure to check their course map for race details. Saturday market will be running per usual (hehe). See you there!

Tuesday’s Green Plate Special

You’ve got two more weeks to bask in the delicious glory of Lahpet They’ll have plenty traditional flavors of Burma including a fermented tea leaf salad, a tangy papaya salad, fresh coconut water, and tender meat skewers.


recipe of the week

Recipe of the Week:
Farmers Market Quiche

We’ve chosen a few of our favorite ingredients, but feel free to add whatever veggies you’d like to this scrumptious farmers market quiche!

What’s your favorite dish to make at home from the goods you buy at our market? Share them with us on instagram (@crescentcityfarmersmkt) and have your recipe featured in our weekly newsletter!

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Market Umbrella


Market Umbrella is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3), based in New Orleans, whose mission is to cultivate the field of public markets for public good. Market Umbrella has operated the Crescent City Farmers Markets (CCFM) since 1995.

Crescent City Farmers Market


The Crescent City Farmers Market operates weekly year-round in four New Orleans neighborhoods. The CCFM hosts nearly 80 local small farmers, fishers and food producers, and more than 100,000 shoppers annually.