News & Events from The Collective – March

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!


Big Table Farm Oregon
Big Table Farm, Gaston, OR

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

Elkhorn Farm ad Forge
Elkhorn Farm & Forge, Gaston, OR

Put in your order for a delicious Easter ham from Elkhorn Farm.

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.
Gathering Together Farm Profile Pic
Gathering Together Farm, Philomath, OR

The Farmstand Restaurant re-opens for the season on March 3. For the month of March, hours are 9 am to 5 pm, Thursday to Sunday. Extended hours, including dinner service, begin in April.

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, March 6 & 20), 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

Farm Stand: Colville Patisserie, Daily

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. Early bird pricing: save 5% if you sign up by April 1.

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.

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

March 12 – Second Saturday Member Day
March 12 – Lip Balm Making class with Something Green – Email [email protected] to reserve your spot
March 18 – Fundraiser Dinner with Dr Vanda Shiva, world-renowned scientist, author, and activist around the issues of seed sovereignty, biodiversity, social justice, and agro-ecology. Tickets are $50/person + $100-$200 tax-deductible donation.
March 21-25 – Spring Break Farm Camp! All day farm camp for ages 6-12: taste fresh food, explore nature, plant seeds, and enjoy hands-on crafts and games. Come for one day or the whole week.
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.




Eric Joppie Bar Avignon
Bar Avignon, Portland, OR

Portland Dining Month @ Bar Avignon: 3 Courses for $29
Camas Country Mill
Camas Country Mill, Eugene, OR

March 5 – Author’s Night at the Schoolhouse: with guests Kathleen Cremonesi, Jackie “Jax” Manning, Terah Von Dusen and Danuta Pfeiffer. Live music by Josh Pitney + wine for purchase from Bennett Vineyard.

Captive Spirits Big Gin
Captive Spirits Distilling, Seattle, WA

March 4 – Ballard Community Food Drive + Charity Reception, Seattle
March 12 – South South Spirits Gathering, Tumwater, WA
Gregory Gourdet
Departure Restaurant, Portland, OR

March 1 – 31: Portland Dining Month @ Departure PDX – 3 courses for $29


Greg Higgins Restaurant
Higgins Restaurant & Bar, Portland, OR

March 1 – 31: Portland Dining Month @ Higgins Restaurant & Bar – 3 courses for $29
Higgins Favorite – Choucroute Garni is also here for the Month of March!

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

Portland Dining Month at Ned Ludd: 3 courses for $29
Steak Mondays featuring Laney Family Farms beef

Jenn Louis
Jenn Louis, Lincoln Restaurant, Portland, OR

March 12 – All-Star Chef’s Classic, Grill and Chill, Los Angeles, CA
March 24 – VISA dinner with Chef Derek Dammann at Maison Publique, Montreal, Canada
March 31 – April 3 – Taste of Washington, Seattle

Jenn’s full calendar on the her website.

New Deal Distillery
New Deal Distillery, Portland, OR

March 13 – Hands On Whiskey Making Class

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


Oregon Olive Mill
Oregon Olive Mill, Dundee, OR

March 20 – Moss, Twig & Flower Basket Class

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.
Providore Fine Foods is hiring a cashier, a retail counter staffer, and a kitchen prep cook. All positions require previous experience. Send resumes to [email protected]

Pasta Gardner
Pasta Gardner, Eugene, OR

Farmers Market: Lane County (Saturdays)


Red Hills Market, Dundee, OR

Every Monday is Locals Night at Red Hills Market!


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

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
The Side Yard Farm, Portland, OR

March 6 – Butchery Workshop with Renata’s Sarah Schneider
March 12 – Farm Work Party
March 19 – CSA Share Fair: Showcase Showdown!
March 20 – Farm Brunch

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, March 6 & 21), Beaverton (1st & 3rd Saturdays of March)

Starvation Alley is hiring a Director of Sales! Send resume to [email protected]

Woodblock Chocolate
Woodblock Chocolate, Portland, OR

March 12 – Portland Chocolate Mob Presents St. Patrick O’Chocolate McWhiskey: an evening of chocolate, whiskey & Irish fare!

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