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We Have Live Crab

Carapace Fishing brings locally caught live crab to the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

Thanksgiving Guide

Give thanks for local farmers! We have a special holiday farmers market schedule, plus tips and recipes for a farm-fresh Thanksgiving.

Market Pop-Ups in November and December

CUESA welcomes Blue Chair Fruit, Sugarfoot Grits, and Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen on Saturdays.

It's Alive! Kraut Talk with Kathryn Lukas

Discover the weird and wild world of fermentation with kraut maven Kathryn Lukas of Farmhouse Culture.

Sustainable A-Z

Our A to Z exhibit is a series of vibrant eight-by-eight foot photomurals under the arches in front of the Ferry Building. Each letter introduces a concept in sustainable agriculture.

Animals that graze on pastureland eat a diverse and natural diet. They grow healthier and stronger than animals raised in conventional feedlots. Meat and dairy products from these pasture-fed animals are more nutritious than factory-farmed foods. On small farms, animals such as goats, sheep and cows eat weeds and supply a natural fertilizer. Huge livestock feedlots put out large emissions of methane gas, but grazing animals on rangeland reduces that substantially.

About CUESA

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