Farmers Markets: Among the farms selling at the Encino market are Givens Farms, Underwood Family Farms and Tutti Frutti Farms.
With 30 growers including Finley Farms and Cuyama Orchards, the market makes for a weekday pick on the Westside.
Tuesday Torrance doesn't sell as much as the Saturday market at the same spot, but it has great finds and many farmers.
Farmers Markets: Kenter Canyon Farms has launched its 'farm to toaster' program, with heritage wheatberries, freshly milled flour and breads. It's the first of several such projects.
Fall Fiesta, which looks like a standard purple pluot, is a Zaiger hybrid: plum, cherry, peach and nectarine.
The West Hollywood farmers market for more than 25 years has served its community well by sticking to the basics. Along with Bellflower and South Gate, it's one of just three markets in the Southland held on a Monday, when farmers are usually busy farming or are reposing after working all...
In Yuma, Ariz., 2,700 acres of Medjool date palms are planted, for a harvest that will surpass the production at Bard, Calif.
The Japanese citrus Sudachi is small and juicy and used to flavor soups, fish dishes and matsutake mushrooms.
It's prime season for specialty apples. From the Golden Russet to the Hauer Pippin, the flavorful specimens will be available at local farmers markets over the next few months.
Farmers Markets: Wax apples, popular in Taiwan, are uncommon in Southern California. But now Lung Ke Wu is growing and selling them here.