Give, Grow and Be Green - that's the theme for our 2017 Bag Design Contest. Entries are due by April 24, 2017. The winning design will be unveiled on Saturday, May 20 at the Minneapolis Farmers Market. Check back soon for more information on entering!
Join us August 12, 2017 as famous local chefs go head-to-head in the Minneapolis COUNTRY Financial Chef Challenge. Check back for more details!
Check out our photos from the Minneapolis Farmers Markets!
Landon Schoenefeld of Haute Dish was chosen as the 2014 Master of the Market on August 16 at the third annual COUNTRY Financial Chef Challenge!
Congrats to Academy of Holy Angels freshman Eleanor Hedlund! Eleanor created the winning design for the COUNTRY Financial and Minneapolis Farmers Market reusable bag design contest.
Congrats to Blaine High School sophomore China Eubanks! She took home a $1,000 scholarship at the North Lyndale Market in Minneapolis on Saturday for her winning canvas bag design!
Our Minneapolis bag design contest winner and runners-up (l to r): China Eubanks, Eddie Ortegon, and Corissa Howard. China won a $1,000 scholarship from COUNTRY and Eddie and Corissa were $500 winners!
Shopping at the Farmers Market is easy, but preparing your fresh produce into a meal the whole family will enjoy can be a chore. Look no further, because our competing chefs have created delicious 30-minute dishes using only ingredients from the farmers market.
By Chef Landon Schoenefeld
By Chef Drew Yancey
By Michael DeCamp of La Belle Vie
By Sarah Master of Barbette and 2013 Master of the Market
By Jack Riebel, Executive Chef, Butcher and the Boar
By Sameh Wadi, Executive Chef of Saffron Restaurant & Lounge and 2012 Master of the Market