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Vote Chicken! Vote Egg!

It's election day! And while many are focused on the presidential election, we've moved on to the next heated debate: Chicken vs. Egg. Which came first? Help us answer the age old questio…

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Senior Centers visit the market

It’s 10 am on a Tuesday at the Crescent City Farmers Market and Ms Betty Eby, program coordinator for Arthur Monday Senior Center in Old Algiers is on the phone with Ms Ethel Mack…

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Public marketing public radio

Thank to all farmers marketeers and culinary enthusiasts who rallied around public radio WWNO FM Tuesday, October 21 for the station's fundraiser. Executive director of marketumbrella.org R…

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Storms unite our region

Already it seems like a lifetime ago when officials, media outlets and citizens were gearing up for the third anniversary of Hurricane Katrina 29 August 2008. Since, our region has been p…

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The Mother of All Markets - CCFM Open this Saturday, September 6

Stop by the market this Saturday for a cup of coffee (our treat!) and music…

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Gustav's Threat Closes Saturday & Tuesday Markets

With Gustav's uncertain track and concerns for farmers and fishers traveling into a city that may indeed undergo mandatory evacuation,

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Job Openings at marketumbrella.org

Since graduation, we have been working tirelessly to prepare ourselves for the next phase at marketumbrella.org. During these changes we have restructured the organizati…

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Ian McNulty signs at the Market

Ian McNulty, of Gambit Weekly Food News fame, makes a guest appearance at the market this Saturday to read from and sign his brand new book,

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Eating Local at Dante's Kitchen

Emanuel Loubier sits outside of his intimate Riverbend restaurant, Dante's Kitchen, smoking a stogie and marveling at how the food scene in New Orleans has changed. "15 years ago,&…

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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.