February 05, 2016



February 05, 2016

A Pledge of Sustainability

CUESA farmers market sellers pledge to create a more sustainable food system.

January 29, 2016

Super Bowl 50 Survival Guide

We’ve got everything you need to devise a winning strategy for getting to the farmers market and partying in San Francisco style.

January 28, 2016

Farmers Market Treats for Valentine's Day

Indulge your loved ones (and yourself) with locally grown flowers and treats from the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

January 22, 2016

Navigating the Uncharted Waters of Genetically Engineered Salmon

Find out what the FDA’s approval of genetically engineered salmon means for the seafood industry, your health, and the environment.

January 15, 2016

Farmers Market Food Trends for the New Year

Farmers are on the ground with chefs at the farmers market, working with restaurants to set trends and transform menus. See what’s hot in 2016.

January 15, 2016

Yes, We Are Open During Super Bowl 50

The Embarcadero is impacted by Super Bowl City through February 11. Get the latest updates for planning your trip to the farmers market.

January 14, 2016

Volunteer of the Month: Julie Hess

Meet Julie, who shares her knowledge and passion for local food with shoppers at the CUESA Info Booth.

January 13, 2016

Blue Chair Bids Farewell

Blue Chair Fruit Co. scales back their market presence, but you can still find their jams inside the Ferry Building.

January 08, 2016

Zero Food Waste, Sharing Good Food, and Other Resolutions for 2016

Ditch the diet books and get inspired by these good food resolutions for the New Year.

January 01, 2016

Grow with Us in 2016

We wish you all the ingredients for a happy New Year: good friends, good health, and good food!

December 22, 2015

Grow the World You Want to See: Build Community

Irene Artigues shares what has kept her coming back to the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market for 23 years.

December 17, 2015

Grow the World You Want to See: Empower Youth

Student Cameron Collier talks about the confidence and life skills he’s gained participating in CUESA’s Schoolyard to Market program.

December 17, 2015

Volunteers of the Month: Foodwise Kids and Education Interns

Interns Stephanie, Renata, and Kelsey share their love of food through CUESA’s education programs.

December 11, 2015

Grow the World You Want to See: Inspire Kids to Love Real Food

Teacher Bonnie Tse shares how CUESA’s Foodwise Kids program has supported her work to grow the next generation of healthy eaters.

December 04, 2015

Grow the World You Want to See: Keep Farming Viable

Rebecca Torosian of Tory Farms shares why their business depends on you and CUESA.

December 01, 2015

5 Ways the Food System Is Getting Better Because of You

Donate to CUESA to create the healthy food system we all want to see.

November 27, 2015

Gifts from Our Foodshed: Ferry Plaza Farmers Market Holiday Guide

Find delicious and unique gifts while supporting local farmers and food crafters at the farmers market.

November 20, 2015

The Farmers' Feast: Unconventional Thanksgiving Traditions from the Farm

Give thanks for local farms! Everyone has their own mealtime customs, farmers included.

November 18, 2015

Double K Christmas Tree Farm Says Farewell

After a decade of bringing their award-winning Silver Tips to the Ferry Plaza each winter, Nan and Bill Krelle retire.


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