The Dane County Farmers' Market: A Personal History
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BeschreibungMary Carpenter, past market manager and a long-time vendor, and her husband Quentin offer in this book a lively history of the market's first thirty years, its impact, and its future. It includes:
- photos of the market, from its early years until the present
- oral histories from the market vendors
- anecdotes and insiders' tips
- recipes from vendors, growers, and chefs featuring foods from the market
PortraitMary and Quentin Carpenter own a farm near Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, and have been vendors at the Dane County Farmers' Market since 1983. Mary served as market manager for eleven years. Besides farming, Mary teaches high school English and Quentin teaches at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Pressestimmen"In a sense, the thirty-year history of the market is played out every Saturday on the Square for those patient and observant enough to notice the changing landscape." - Mary Carpenter
Untertitel: 'Wisconsin'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF WISCONSIN PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 2003
Seitenanzahl: 139 Seiten