Category Archives: Wholesale Market

3 Sisters Go To School

By Lucy Norris, Project Manager, Puget Sound Food Network Today was Taste Washington Day and participating schools throughout the state celebrated Washington’s seasonal bounty in style, including: Serving a locally-sourced meal Providing education and activities to recognize the region’s agricultural … Continue reading

Posted in 3 Sisters Cattle Company, Features, food, Seattle Public Schools Nutrition Services, Taste Washington Day, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on 3 Sisters Go To School

2011 Wholesale Market Season Announced – Now Seeking Buyers!

The details for the second season of PSFN Wholesale Markets are officially released! These business-to-business local food aggregation sites (in Seattle and Mount Vernon) will be open for business beginning the third week in July, and PSFN is now actively … Continue reading

Posted in Distribution hub, food, Logistics, News, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on 2011 Wholesale Market Season Announced – Now Seeking Buyers!

Grand Opening of the Seattle Wholesale Growers Market!

Yesterday was the Grand Opening of the Seattle Wholesale Growers Market!*  A cooperative of growers from Washington, Oregon, and Alaska, this market brings together the best the Pacific Northwest has to offer in locally grown cut flowers, greens and ornamentals. … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Uncategorized, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on Grand Opening of the Seattle Wholesale Growers Market!

Farm to Table Trade Meeting – Bellingham, WA 2/22/11

This Tuesday, February 22, the Puget Sound Food Network attended the Northwest Washington Farm-to-Table Trade Meeting in Bellingham, WA. Sustainable Connections, Cascade Harvest Coalition and the Northwest Agriculture Business Center hosted the event. The focus of this meeting was to … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Events, Farm to Table, food, Relationships, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on Farm to Table Trade Meeting – Bellingham, WA 2/22/11

Member Highlight: Nuri Aydinel, Crown Pacific Fine Foods/Eat Local Distribution

Tell us a little bit about your background. I came to Washington when I was 16 as a foreign exchange student from Turkey.  My family has been farming primarily cotton in Turkey so I have a little background with that.  … Continue reading

Posted in Distribution hub, Logistics, Member Highlight, Relationships, Whole Foods Market, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on Member Highlight: Nuri Aydinel, Crown Pacific Fine Foods/Eat Local Distribution

PSFN Introduces Heirloom Squash Producer to Whole Foods Market Buyers. Sugar Hubbard Squash Nominated To Slow Food’s Ark Of Taste

PSFN’s Seattle WholeSale Market Introduces Sherman’s Pioneer Farm Produce and their Sugar Hubbard Squash to Whole Foods Market On September 15, Puget Sound Food Network launched a 3-week test pilot of the Seattle WholeSale Market to provide a place where … Continue reading

Posted in Ark of Taste, Edible Seattle, food, Relationships, Sherman's Pioneer Farm Produce, Slow Food Seattle, Sugar Hubbard, Whole Foods Market, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on PSFN Introduces Heirloom Squash Producer to Whole Foods Market Buyers. Sugar Hubbard Squash Nominated To Slow Food’s Ark Of Taste

LAST CALL! Final Week of Seattle/Skagit WholeSale Markets

The Seattle/Skagit WholeSale Markets come to a close this week. NOW is the last opportunity to see WholeSale quantities and pricing in a unique Market setting. Support your local farmers and food producers in your own backyard. A free and … Continue reading

Posted in Distribution hub, Events, Featured, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on LAST CALL! Final Week of Seattle/Skagit WholeSale Markets

Seattle WholeSale Market- Only 2 More Weeks!

    Visit PSFN and learn more about the pilot market and watch a short video of the Seattle WholeSale Market launch on Wednesday, September 15! http://www.agbizcenter.org/seattle-market/  

Posted in Events, food, Logistics, Wholesale Market | Tagged | Comments Off on Seattle WholeSale Market- Only 2 More Weeks!

Seattle WholeSale Market Press Release

“The wholesale market at Whole Foods Market Interbay store offers a great opportunity for local producers to make new direct market connections with a variety of institutional buyers, from restaurants to school districts and hospitals.” Mary Embleton, Cascade Harvest Coalition. … Continue reading

Posted in Distribution hub, Featured, Logistics, News, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on Seattle WholeSale Market Press Release

Farm Fresh Fridays at United General

Chris Johnson, a PSFN member buyer and regular at the Skagit WholeSale Market, likes to keep us in the loop about his weekly Farm Fresh Friday menu at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, WA.  I had a chance to dine … Continue reading

Posted in food, Relationships, Wholesale Market | Comments Off on Farm Fresh Fridays at United General