Indian Okra Bhindi Masala

Benefits of Okra By Madelene Sears Summer is the season for okra and you can get it at both Texas Farmers’ Market locations right now. If you have never had the chance to try okra before, now is the time! Our farmers grow delicious local and organic okra in abundance. Okra can be enjoyed raw, with condiments like salsa, pickled, chopped into stews, roasted, fried […]

Benefits of Tomatoes

Benefits of Tomatoes By Madelene Sears Tomatoes fresh from the vine are a favorite treat at the markets this time of year! One of the great things about tomatoes are their versatility. They can be stewed and blended into sauces and soups, roasted, sautéed, grilled, dehydrated, chopped up and thrown into your favorite salad, or sliced onto a yummy […]

Eat Your Greens

Eat Your Greens — How Daily Intake of Green Vegetables Can Affect Your Health By Madelene Sears July brings more than just the heat – it ushers in a harvest of dark leafy greens and a variety of green vegetables! Enjoying dark leafy greens and green vegetables can have a significant impact on your health and […]

Market Recipe: Summer Tomato Stovetop Ratatouille

Summer Tomato Stovetop Ratatouille By Market Chef Maggie Perkins ¼ cup grapeseed oil, divided 1 large clove garlic, peeled and thinly sliced (Fruitful Hill Farm or Growtopia Farms) 1 leek, sliced, separated into ringlets, rinsed thoroughly and dried by squeezing in a paper towel (B5 Farm) 1 medium eggplant, peeled and diced (B5 Farm) 4 […]

Market Recipe: Spicy Beef Kebabs With Watermelon Salad

Spicy Beef Kebabs With Watermelon Salad By Austin Youth Kitchen & Real Simple 1/4 Medium watermelon (about 2 pounds), cut into pieces 1/4 Red onion, thinly sliced 1/2 Cup torn fresh mint leaves Kosher salt and black pepper 1 1/2 Pounds tri-tip or sirloin steak, cut into 16 pieces (about 1 1/2 inches each) 8 Red […]