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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 February:

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

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

Winding down or available only in limited supply:
Apples and pears (cold storage), some citrus varieties, potatoes, sunchokes, winter squash

Value-added and vendor items not to be missed:
White miso from Aedan Foods, sourdough starter from Capay Mills, pea shoots from Swanton Berry Farm

Featured Recipes for February:

Fatayer Bi Sabanikh (Spinach Turnovers) and Sfiha (Meat Pies)
Reem Assil, Reem’s

Jazzy Citrus Granita
Foodwise Kids Program

Kale Caesar Salad with Housemade Bacon Lardons
Lucas Knox, Burritt Room + Tavern

Winter Vegetable and Farro Soup
Jason Berthold, RN74

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 »