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In Season Now

Keep your eye out for these new and seasonal items at CUESA’s Ferry Plaza Farmers Market or Jack London Square Farmers Market this week. See below for a more complete list of what’s in season this month.

 

This Month's Seasonal Synopsis

Make your farmers market shopping list! Here’s what’s in season this January:

Returning and Plentiful this month (weather willing): 
Green garlic, cabbage, chicories, pea shoots, pomelos, grapefruit, beets, baby carrots, blood oranges, cauliflower, lettuces, broccoli, fennel, plant starts, nettles, collard greens, tulips, flowering branches, spring onions, spinach, Meyer lemons, Brussels sprouts, chard, sorrel, mandarins, celery, turnips, radishes

Returning for the season this month:
Asparagus (Zuckerman’s Farm predicts to start harvesting in late February), Avocados (late February)

Winding down: 
Winter squash, some citrus varieties, potatoes, apples, and pears

Pop-Up Vendors:
Oya Organics

Vendor and value-added items not to be missed:
Pea shoots from Swanton Berry Farm, Banchan from Volcano Kimchi, heirloom chicken at Root Down Farm

Featured Recipes for November:

Winter Vegetable Potato Skins
Jorge Lumbreras, Public House

Green Harissa Cauliflower
John Griffiths, Bluestem Brasserie

Winter Rainbow Salad
Foodwise Kids Program

Butternut Squash, Kale, and Crunchy Pepitas Tacos
Tacolicious

For more seasonally inspired recipes, see our recipe archive.

About CUESA

CUESA (Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture) is dedicated to cultivating a sustainable food system through the operation of farmers markets and educational programs. Learn More »