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FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Two Portland Chefs, Two Vegetable Dinners, One Leap Forward

Vegetable whisperers Joshua McFadden of Ava Gene’s and Gregory Gourdet of Departure get to the root of culinary collaboration.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 04/23/2014
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FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Updated: A Sneak Peek at 2014 Farm Dinners

Make plans to head out to the country this summer and book your spot for one of these unique farm to table dinners.

  • By Danielle Klenak and Kristin Leigh
  • Published 04/15/2014
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VIDEO

In the Kitchen with Gabriel Rucker

Heat up the grill with the James Beard Award-winning chef of Le Pigeon and watch him transform celery root with Beaujolais barbecue sauce.

  • By Sreang Hok
  • Published 08/16/2013
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Slideshow

Smart Ideas for the Vegetable Garden

A visit to the University of British Columbia Botanical Garden's test garden reveals a passel of clever ideas for your edible garden

  • Published 08/13/2013
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PLANT THIS NOW

Things to Do In the Vegetable Garden: July

Mid-July through early August is the perfect time to sow certain greens, cole crops and root veggies for late fall, winter and early spring harvests

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/16/2013
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GOOD IDEAS

A Dash of Basalt in Your Soil, Ma'm?

A locally produced rock offers a steady dose of minerals and trace elements to garden soil and containers. It might even make your tomatoes taste better!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/14/2013
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GARDENING

When To Plant Tomatoes

When is it the right time to plant tomatoes and other warm-weather veggies outside? There's an easy way to find out!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/31/2013
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EDIBLE GARDENING

Shade Tolerant Vegetables

So you think you don't have enough sun for your veggie garden? Think again!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 04/18/2013
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EDIBLE GARDENING

Five Favorite Asian Veggies to Grow This Year

Five favorite uncommon and delicious Asian vegetables to grow in your garden this year

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 04/05/2013
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PLANT PICKS

Grow Easy, Delectable Portuguese Kale

Gloriously sweet, tender, and oh-so-productive Portuguese kale is a cinch to grow—and now's the time to plant it!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/22/2013
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PLANTWISE: GET GROWING

Start Your Own Seeds

Starting seeds indoors is easy, fun and doesn't need to cost much. Just follow these simple directions and get growing!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 02/12/2013
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Cooking With Winter Vegetables

What to do with winter vegetables from your garden and market? Food blogger and Slow Foods advocate Katherine Deumling explains

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 11/02/2012
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Get Garlic Now!

Local nurseries have just received shipments of garlic and shallots - don't delay: pick out the best varieties and fattest cloves while they're fresh!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/28/2012
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events

Northwest VegFest

Learn to prepare healthful, plant-based meals at Northwest VegFest.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/19/2012
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READ EM AND EAT

Win a Copy of Diane Morgan's Roots

Eat Beat snagged a copy of the Portland author's latest culinary tome, and we're giving it away to one lucky reader.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 09/11/2012
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garden events

Tomato Taste Off 2012

Think your tomatoes taste especially great? Enter them in the Tomato Taste-Off this weekend!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/04/2012
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get dirty

Seedheads and Self-Sowing Surprises

should they stay or should they go?

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 08/20/2010
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Get Dirty

Summer’s Here and the Time is Right – to Plant Veges!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/05/2010
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things to do

Visit Luscher Farm

Oregon Tilth Organic demonstration gardens, a clematis vine collection, community gardens, Three Rivers Land Conservancy trails and more

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/30/2010
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edible gardening

Grafted Tomatoes

An old-fashioned technique with a new use for home vegetable gardeners

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/21/2010
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