CUESA (Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to cultivating a sustainable food system through the operation of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and its educational programs. Learn more at
Moldy strawberries

Can I Eat It? A Food-Waste Warrior’s Guide

Here is a look at what is actually happening when there are common indications of aging in food, and whether or not those signs mean the food has gone bad. And if you want to learn more about food waste and what you can do to help, join CUESA Thursday, May 12, at Kicking Food Waste to the Curb a panel discussion.

Bella Viva Orchards’ Certified Organic Angelus Peaches

The Last Great Peach Event?

If the drought persists, this could be the last year not only for the Great Peach Event, but for the Martino family’s fruit farming. The Great Peach Event is Saturday, August 1. Bella Viva Orchards will be offering flats of certified organic yellow peaches at half price for one day only.

mixed berries

Berry Smart

Berry season has started at the farmers market. Do you know a tayberry from a olallieberry?