The Eat Fresh on the Northside! initiative seeks to engage our neighbors on the Northside of Detroit Lakes to make fresh fruits and vegetables more accessible. We’d love to have our neighbors excited about eating fresh foods in season and learn not just where to find them, but how to prepare them.
Farm Tour of Lakeview Greenhouses: Saturday, July 13, 10 –11 AM
Join long-time hydroponic grower, John Skarie, to learn about greenhouse and hydroponic production at the farm. Located at 25681 County Rd 149,
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota 56501
Summer Grilling: Friday, July 12th, 4-5 pm
Kelsey Juhnke will share how to make this summer a grilling success.
CBD 101: Wednesday, August 14th, 5-6 pm
Local hemp grower, Zachary Paige, and store manager, Lisa Skarie, will explain the ins and outs of this newly popular supplement.
Getting Started with Juicing: Friday, July 19th, 5-6 pm
Learn not only about the health benefits of juicing, but how to get started with Kelsey Juhnke, a local heath coach.
Farm Tour of Lida Farm: Saturday, August 3, 10 am—noon
Want to learn about the ins-and-outs of organic agriculture? Join Ryan Pesch at his organic vegetable operation to see firsthand. Located at 44593 275th Ave., Pelican Rapids, MN 56572
All events are free of charge. We only ask that you let us know if you plan on coming either at the event pages at our Facebook page or in-person at the store. Details are also at Facebook events pages.
Farmers Market Schedule
- Friday, June 28th from 4– 7 pm —Also Eat Fresh on the Northside! Kickoff and Expo
- Friday, July 19 from 4-7 pm
- Friday, August 23 from 4– 7 pm
- Friday, September 20 from 4-7 pm—Also Manna-Fest, our fall harvest celebration