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Chokurei Ranch

Chokurei Ranch Contact: Kyle Grote 61187 County Road T  Moffat, CO 81143  719-256-4599. Non-certified organic vegetables, garlic,

naturally sustained chickens, eggs, grass fed yak meat, hides, skulls and pelts. Visit Cho ku rei’s Farm Store & Yak N Cracker Cafe in Crestone, 256-4700. [pnotes] [poultry] [eggs] [meat] [produce]

Plein Air at Market in Salida September 15th

The Central Colorado Foodshed Alliance is continuing its tradition of supporting the Plein Air Festival, which takes place this week in Chaffee County. Plein Air Artists who paint scenes at the CCFA Farmers Market in Salida on Saturday, Sept. 15th will be eligible to win prize money in the form of Market Bucks. The Market Bucks can be used to purchase goods at CCFA’s Farmers Markets in Salida, Buena Vista, or Canon City. The artists’ work will be judged at the market, and the prizes will be awarded at noon. Prizes are as follows:

First place will win $45 in Market Bucks

Second place will win $35 in Market Bucks

Third place will win $20 in Market Bucks

Plein Air at CCFA Farmers Market in Canon City July 28th

If you haven’t visited the CCFA Farmers Market in Canon City yet, this Saturday, July 28th would be a great time to do so. From 10 am to 12 noon, local artists will be capturing the flavor of the Market with their paintbrushes. For details, see the flyer or call Mary at 719-371-5405

The Market is held at the Abbey from 9 am to 1:30 pm.