Press Requests

For all press requests, please contact or Deputy Director, Nora Chovanec, here.

In the News


Austin American Statesman: As Austin farms face devastating loss, farmers markets and relief funds open to help them & `Totally wiped out’: Central Texas farmers brace for the worst

Austin Chronicle: Supporting Local Farmers and Ranchers Helps Everyone

CBS We Are Austin: Check out the winter bounty available at the Texas Farmers’ Market! & Celebrating Black History Month

Community Impact: Texas Farmers’ Market Locations in Mueller and Cedar Park will be Open to Public this Weekend

Culture Map: Here are the Top 5 Things to do in Austin this Weekend

KVUE: Texas Farmers Market Gets busy After Winter Storm

Spectrum News: Farmer’s Faith in Government Diminished After Freeze

Thrillist: Actually Fun Things To Do in Austin This Weekend

365 Things Austin: Texas Farmers’ Market at Mueller


Austin American Statesman: Thanks to Steamies, dumplings are a family affair and a farmers’ market staple & Coronavirus in Austin: Farmers markets to remain open & Central Texas Farmers Survive Selling Directly to Customers & Texas Farmers’ Market Cancels Fermentation Fest, Asks For Donor Support & Where to find Austin-area farmers markets (almost every day of the week)

Austin Chronicle: How to Help Keep Texas Farmers at the Market

Austin Woman: Feeding Our Community: Nora Chovanec, Khanh Trang, Hope Green and Callie Speer Prove that Food and Social Good Make for the Perfect Recipe

CBS We Are Austin: Winter Veggies and a 10 Year Celebration at Texas Farmers’ Market at Lakeline & Fresh and local! The Texas Farmers’ Market is open and hiring & Here’s your chance to meet the local makers behind the Texas Farmers’ Market

Community Impact: Central Texas farmers have overcome freezes, fires, summer droughts but have never dealt with a pandemic until now

The Daily Dirt: Texas Farmers’ Markets: A Closer Look

Do512: National Farmers Market Week

Discovering ATX: Texas Farmers’ Market at Lakeline

Eatin’ and Sippin’ Locally: Christen’s Gourmet Pralines & Chatting with Nena Johnson of Texas Farmers’ Market

KLRU’s Decibel: Austin Essential Workers Tell How Covid-19 Affects Their Job

KVUE: Texas Farmers’ Market is still open for groceries & Texas Farmers’ Market in Need of Donations to Continue

KXAN: An Easy, Veggie Forward Recipe with Texas Farmers’ MarketA Heart-Healthy Recipe by Texas Farmers’ Market & Texas Farmers Market remains open with social distancing & Support Local Farmers + Small Businesses at Texas Farmers Market & Hi-Fi Mycology: At-Home Mushroom Growing Kits & Texas Farmers’ Market Annual Fermentation Festival Goes Virtual

Spectrum News: Federal Grants Help Small Farmers Build Conservation Structures & Texas Goat Farmers Brace for Tough Times


Austin American Statesman: How Fermentation Unites Us All Through Beer, Wine Cheese and Chocolate

Austin Chronicle: Texas Legislature Grants Big Win to Small Farmers

Austin Monthly: Be Adaptable

CBS We Are Austin: A bounty of local winter veggies at Texas Farmers’ Market & It’s a Valentine’s Day pour party with Candles & Co. and the Texas Farmers Market! & Celebrate Easter & Earth Day with Tiny Tails & Texas Farmers’ Market & Cocktails, mocktails & more with fresh peaches from Texas Farmers’ Market & From Wine to Yogurt and Kombucha, Celebrate All Your Fermented Favorites at this TFM Fest!

Conde Nast Traveler: Texas Farmers’ Market at Mueller

Fox 7: Whole Kids Foundation introduces ‘Give Bees a Chance’ campaign to Austin schools

It’s Time Texas: How to Save Money at the Farmers’ Market & How to Shop for a Healthy Summer BBQ at the Farmers’ Market

KLRU’s Decibel: Like Water for Food / Austin’s Water Pressures

KVUE: Mueller makes impact with weeknight farmers’ market & Texas Farmers’ Market’s Annual Austin Fermentation Festival

KXAN: Green Steaks! & Rad Dishes to Make with Radishes & Fresh Local Omelettes For Your Mother & Feelin’ Peachy: Texas Farmers’ Market Shows Off Local Peach Salad & Check out the Austin Fermentation Festival with Texas Farmers’ Market

Spectrum News: Netflix Show Inspires People to ‘Spark Joy’ in Their Homes & Series of Storms Hurting Central Texas Farmers & Austin-Area Farmers’ Markets Generate Millions in Revenue & Festival Celebrates All Things Fermented in Central Texas


Austin American-Statesman: Wednesday Night Farmers’ Market Returns & Headed to a farmers market this weekend? Here’s what you might find & Austin Fermentation Festival Moves to a New Downtown Venue This Week

Austin Chronicle: The Fifth Annual Fermentation Festival is Sunday & Best Farmers’ Market: Texas Farmers Market at Mueller 2018

ATX Woman: From Farm to Market

CBS We Are Austin: Back to School Special: Healthy & Fresh Brain Food from the Texas Farmers Market  & From Bread to Beer, the Austin Fermentation Festival is a Reason to Celebrate!

City of Austin, Rethink Sustainable Austin: Texas Women in Agriculture

Field & Feast KUT: The 2018 Austin Fermentation Festival & Gordito to Flaquito

Johnson’s Backyard Garden: Why Shop at the Farmers’ Market

KVUE: Round Rock Honey Fundraiser for Farmer Emergency Fund & Emergency Relief Fund for Farmers Affected by Weather

KXAN: Texas farmers experience high water bills amid ongoing summer heat

Spectrum News 8: Local Vendors Celebrate National Farmers’ Market Week & Local Farmers Prepare for Cold

The Daily Texan: Texas Farmers’ Market Hosts Fifth Annual Fermentation Festival


The Austin Chronicle: Best Farmers’ Market: Texas Farmers Market at Mueller 2017

Good Day Austin FOX 7: Women in Agriculture

KXAN: Women in Agriculture

Spectrum News 8: Women in Agriculture

Studio 512 KXAN: Chef Maggie cooked up a delicious recipe

Field & Feast KUT: Composting For Zero Waste Living & 2017 Austin Fermentation Festival 


The Austin Chronicle: Best Farmers’ Market: Texas Farmers Market at Mueller 2016

KVUE: Austin Fermentation Festival

Time Warner Cable News: Fermentation Festival Proves Good Things Come To Those Who Wait

The Austinot: Eat, Drink and Be Merry During Austin Fermentation Festival & Austin Farmers’ Markets


The Austin Chronicle: Best Farmers’ Market: Texas Farmers Market at Mueller 2015

Austin Monthly2015/Best of Austin Shopping Readers Choice

Senior Resource Guide: Best Farmer’s Market — Texas Farmers’ Market at Mueller

Hooked on Mueller Event: Watch the video from TX Parks & Wildlife about this fun rainbow trout event


The Austin Chronicle: Best Farmers’ Market: Texas Farmers Market at Mueller 2014

Field & FeastCedar Park and Mueller Farmers Markets (podcast)


CultureMap Austin: Mueller Farmers’ Market Opening

KXAN: New farmers market set at Mueller site

Austin Chronicle: Farmers Market Report

South Austin Foodie: Bits and Bites

Edible Austin: Mueller Farmers’ Market Opening

Press Releases

8/23/12: Mueller Farmers’ Market Set to Open Sunday, September 9