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Want a Chef Helping to Prepare Your Dinner?

When Lori Pillsbury and Tim Elliott started planning the Farmers Plate and Pantry at 119 West Main Street in Carlton, one of the concepts was to fill a cooler and a freezer with prepared foods that people could purchase to complete … Continue reading

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Vibrant Passion

Take two young women from the city (one from Portland, one from San Francisco), add a course at Portland State University in Urban Farming, mix with concerns about the way food has become less healthy, season with hands-on learning combined … Continue reading

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Come and Get It!!!

Having shaken out very few minor issues during a soft opening effort, the Farmers Plate and Pantry is now ready for YOU!Breakfast service begins bright and early at 7am Friday March 14.   When I visited Chef Tim was preparing … Continue reading

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Three Way Dream Taking Shape in Reality

What’s in a dream? Well, for most people, not much. They fluff the pillow and turn over and start snoring again. But for Lori Pillsbury and Tim Elliott of Mended Fence Farms in Carlton, it’s time for action. Having acquired … Continue reading

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