The State Hornet

Students receive free produce on campus

Yieng Xiong

February 22, 2016

The Central Downtown Food Basket was back on campus Monday to give free, fresh produce to students. The Pop Up Pantry is a collaboration between the CDFB and Associated Students, Inc. to provide healthier food options for students in need. The CDFB handed out bags of potatoes, strawberries an...

Farmers’ market more than just a market

Vanessa Walker

September 26, 2012

On any given Saturday from May 5 to Aug. 27, McClatchy Park’s calm breeze has the aroma of fresh cut flowers, ice cream, tamales and sautéed eggplant for the Oak Park Farmers’ Market. In addition to enjoying the delicious food and flower bouquets, Oak Park residents buy fresh and organic produce th...

ASI plans to bring farmers market to Sac State campus

Customers browse the selection of produce from Rio de Parras
Organics in the Carmichael Park farmers market.

Camille Anglo

February 15, 2012

After a year of planning, Associated Students Inc.’s Green Team plans to bring a farmers market to Sacramento State this semester. ASI Executive Vice President Blake Menezes, who is also the chair of ASI’s Green Team and one of the lead planners of the farmers market, said although there is no def...