Nestled in the Kent Valley, Carpinito Brothers' farm is a long time supplier of fresh and local produce throughout the Northwest. As a partner with Haggen Northwest Fresh, we featured their story to encourage our customers to purchase local not only because it's better for the environment and local economy but it also just plain tastes better.
January 4-9, 2013 in Lisbon, Portugal to celebrate Kayla's European Bachelorette Extravaganza (or as the French would say, "Funeral for a Young Girl"). Seven Seattleite girls journeyed from the the Northwest to Paris to Lisbon for sight-seeing, shopping and a whole lot of eating and drinking.
Meet Tom and Patty of Duris Cucumber Farm in Puyallup, Washington. The Duris Family has been farming the land in the Puyallup Valley for three generations. Their history began with Tom and Sondra's mother investing in the cucumber industry as a way to earn money for her childrens' school clothes. Today, all five children operate the farm including the farm store which supplies the community with canning and pickling materials and knowledge.