A message from the EPFM Market Manager: Right now we have 30 market spaces filled! I am blown away the vendors and the support of the local community! The City has approved our Event Permit and has posted the signage we need to have the street closed every Thursday. The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis… Continue reading One week to go until Opening Day!
Lance Smith and Brian Jones of S Bar J Farmstead in Enumclaw, have lived in their 108-year-old farmhouse for five years with their now ten-year-old twins. Although their farm operation is focused primarily on providing healthy meats and produce for their own family today, they are raising sheep for lamb meat, which is USDA processed and sold through L & B… Continue reading Board Profile: Secretary Lance Smith
At a young age, Julie Kintzi began to notice the disappearance of farmland in the Kent valley, and then the paving of some of the finest farming land in Pierce County for warehouses and the sale of prime farmland in our area to development. While not all kids would be thinking about the impact of… Continue reading Board Profile: Vice President Julie Kintzi of “Cart before Horse” Farm
Join us this Thursday, May 2 at 6:30pm at the Enumclaw Public Library for a Vendor and Volunteer Orientation. If you aren't signed up to be a vendor or volunteer, come find out more information about what it takes to be a part of the market. Not sure if you want to be a vendor… Continue reading Vendor & Volunteer Orientation
As a programmer for Microsoft, following a career in the Air Force, Joyce Behrendt remembers joking on stressful days in the office that she was going to leave and just become a chicken farmer. Having been raised in Auburn, Washington, she didn’t really mean it, but after retiring from Microsoft, she found herself on 10… Continue reading Board & Vendor Profile: Ode to Joy Farm