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Tag Archives | Cowtown Farmers Market

How We Eat

The Brown family at their Lucas farm. Photo: Melinda Ortley.

Today, the quest for “clean” food, grown as naturally as possible, is leading more consumers to seek out local farmers and ranchers. This goes beyond the desire for fresh flavors, which has driven the locavore movement since its inception.…

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Farmers Markets 2019

Farmers markets are the backbone of local farm-to-table communities, and North Texas is no exception. Here’s a list of our area  farmers markets, most of which get started in earnest in the spring, when the big harvest arc from spring to fall takes off.…

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The Master Growers of B and G’s Garden

STORY BY KIM PIERCE • PHOTOGRAPHY BY TERESA RAFIDI

If you’re a master gardener who loves growing fruits and vegetables, who connects powerfully to the land, how do you up your game?

Try full-on farming.

“I started out with a disc and a little tractor,” says Ben Walker, the “B” in B and G’s Garden.…

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