News & Events from The Collective – April

The LET um EAT Collective includes some amazing Seeders and Feeders from across the country. Check out all of these upcoming food events & happenings below!


Fields Farm
Fields Farm, Bend, OR

Sign up for the Fields Farm CSA: receive a small or large weekly share of vegetables from mid-May to the end of October + a harvest box for Thanksgiving. Pick up at the farm.
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Gathering Together Farm, Philomath, OR

Farmstand hours are now expanded for the season!
Lunch Tuesday – Friday 11 am – 2 pm
Dinner Thursday – Saturday 5:30 pm – 9 pm
Saturday Breakfast 9 am – 2 pm

Sign Up for the Gathering Together Farm CSA: 12 different pick up locations in Portland, Corvallis, Philomath, Yachats & Newport. 21 weeks of vegetables with optional salad add-ons.

Farmers Markets: Hillsdale (Sundays, April 3 & 17), PSU Portland (Saturday), Lincoln County Fairgrounds Winter Farmers’ Market (Saturdays), Corvallis Indoor Market, Beaverton Winter Market (1st & 3rd Saturdays)
Hayshaker Farm Walla Walla WA
Hayshaker Farm, Walla Walla, WA

April 9 – Spring Pop Up Market @ Colville St Patisserie with Little Dipper Dairy, 11 am – 2 pm

Juniper Jungle Farm
Juniper Jungle Farm, Bend, OR

Sign up for the Juniper Jungle Farm CSA: Town Share (6-8 items) or Homestead Share (7-10 items), pick up on farm or at the farmers markets from 3rd week of June to 1st week in October + harvest box at Thanksgiving.

Kookoolan Farms
Kookoolan Farm, Yamhill, OR

You can now stay on the farm at Kookoolan – make reservations through AirBnB!
Information on this season’s hog shares and chicken sales on the Kookoolan website.

Minto Island Growers
Minto Island Growers, Salem, OR

2016 CSA Registration is now open: Weekly produce boxes (Large share or Partial share) for 22 weeks June to October. Pick up on the farm, at one of 5 locations in Salem or 9 locations in Portland.

Minto Island was recently featured in a Sunset Magazine article featuring their tea: “How a family farm is reinvigorating tea”


naked Acres
Naked Acres, Portland, OR

April 24 – Spring Open Farm Day, 1 pm – 4 pm
Farmers Markets: Hollywood (Saturdays), Hillsdale (Apr 3 & 17)

One Fork Farm
One Fork Farm, Carlton, OR

Farmers Market: Portland Saturday Market (Portland)
Osprey Farm
Osprey Farm, Willamina, OR

Osprey Farm CSA: Small, medium or large share options for 26 weeks, June to November. Pick up in Salem on Tuesdays.

Our Table Cooperative, Sheridan, OR

April 9 – Lion Heart Kombucha Brewing Class, 2 pm – 3:30 pm
April 9 – Second Saturday Member Day
April 17 – Spring Open House, 3 pm – 5pm

Friday Wine Tastings – Every Friday at the On-Farm Grocery, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Local Food Boxes – Weekly customizable local food boxes with Our Table Cooperative produce + add ons of meats, cheeses, eggs, milk, pickles, grains, and other products from co-op partners. 16 weeks from May to August.

Details on all Our Table Cooperative Events here.

Queener Farm Oregon
Queener Farm, Scio, OR

Heirloom Apple Club: 100 – 200lbs total of heirloom apples of up to 35 varieties throughout apple season (August – December). Pick up in Stayton, Portland, Independence, Salem & Monmouth. 20% discount for on-farm pick up.


Vibrant Valley Farm
Vibrant Valley Farm, Portland, OR

Sign up for the Vibrant Valley Farm CSA: Weekly or bi-weekly vegetable & flower shares available, 22 weeks from June to October. Pick up in SE, NW or N Portland or Riverdale.




Agrarian Ales Oregon
Agrarian Ales, Portland, OR

Extended Hours at the Farm Tasting Room & Kitchen! Now open Friday 3 – 8 pm, Saturday & Sunday 12 pm – 8 pm
April 9 – Caitlin Jemma
April 10 – Possible Human Origins
April 16 – Comedy Night
April 17 – Brothers In Law
April 24 – Mikael Pederson

Live Music on the farm Saturdays & Sundays – See the Schedule
Farmers Market: Lane County (Saturday)

Eric Joppie Bar Avignon
Bar Avignon, Portland, OR

New Spring Menu & Rose by the glass!

Big Table Farm Oregon
Big Table Farm, Gaston, OR

April 15 – Winemaker Dinner & Spring Release Celebration at Simpatica. $125 for dinner + wine pairings, gratuity not included. Call to reserve 503.235.1600

Big Table Farm’s Spring Release is here! See their website to purchase their beautiful bottles of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Edelzwicker & Pinot Gris.

Jacobsen Salt
Jacobsen Salt Co, Portland, OR

April 24 – Portland Flea + Food – a monthly maker block party co-hosted by Portland Flea and Rejuvenation. Last Sunday of the month through November from 11 am – 4 pm.

2016 is the year of collaborations for Jacobsen Salt. See their recipes with Tea Bar, KURE, Portland Juice Bar and Bee Local Honey

Jason French, Ned Ludd & Elder Hall, Portland, OR

New Chef de Cuisine at Ned Ludd: How LET um EAT Connected them
Steak Mondays @ Ned Ludd featuring Laney Family Farms beef

Elder Hall
April 17 – 18 – Portland Meat Collective: The French Pig
April 24 – Portland Meat Collective: Basic Duck Butchery
April 25 – Portland Meat Collective: Basic Sausage Making


Neversink Spirits
Neversink Spirits, Port Chester, NY

Neversink Apple Brandy was awarded a Gold Medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition! Congratulations Noah & Yoni!

New Deal Distillery
New Deal Distillery, Portland, OR

April 10 – Hands On Whiskey Making Class

For all New Deal Distillery events, see their Events Calendar.


Pastaworks, Portland, OR

Pastaworks closed the doors of its original SE Hawthorne location in early January, but their new spot Providore Fine Foods at 2340 NE Sandy Blvd is now open! Visit them daily from 9 am to 7:30 pm.

Olympia Oyster Bar
Olympia Oyster Bar, Portland, OR

April 6 – Wednesday Flight Nite – Tostadas and Margaritas
Tuesday nights at Olympia Oyster Bar are Industry Night – deals on oysters & cocktail recess all night long

Pasta Gardner
Pasta Gardner, Eugene, OR

Farmers Market: Lane County (Saturdays) – Now selling dried pasta in bulk at the farmers market!


Red Hills Market, Dundee, OR

Every Monday is Locals Night at Red Hills Market!


Red Table Meat Company
Red Table Meat Company, Minneapolis, MN

April 21 – Dish: Cuisine for Change
April 30 – Pastoral Artisan Producer Festival at the Chicago French Market
May 1 – Good Food Mercantile Chicago

Samples from Red Table Meat Co at Lunds and Byerlys, Hy-Vee, Seward Friendship Co-op and more! Dates, times and locations on the RTMC website.

The Side Yard Farm & Kitchen
The Side Yard Farm, Portland, OR

April 10 – DIY Poultry Slaughter Workshop
April 18 – The Lost Table
April 23 – Farm Supper with Slow Food Portland
April 30 – Greek Cooking Class
April 30 – Tomato Start Sale


Starvation Alley
Starvation Alley Farms, Long Beach, WA

Seattle Farmers Markets: Ballard (Sunday), University District (Saturday), West Seattle (Saturday)
Portland Farmers Markets: PSU (Saturday), Hillsdale (Sundays, April 3 & 17), Beaverton (1st & 3rd Saturdays of April)

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