Story last updated at 9/9/2009 - 11:37 am
Fabian Grutter, left, and Evening Star Grutter, right, of Eve's Farm receive the Table of the Day Award from Linda Wilson during the fourth Sitka Farmers Market of the season on Aug. 29 at ANB Hall in Sitka. Evening Star Grutter wins Table of the Day Award from fourth Sitka Farmers Market. Evening Star Grutter and Fabian Grutter of Eve's Farm won the "Table of the Day Award" for the fourth Sitka Farmers Market of the season on Saturday, Aug. 29, at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall in Sitka.
The Sitka Local Foods Network selected the table - which featured a variety of fresh produce and homemade jams and jellies - to receive the $25 cash prize, an Alaska Farmers Market Association tote bag and a certificate of appreciation. A similar prize package is awarded to a deserving vendor at each of the five Sitka Farmers Markets this summer.
The fifth and final market of the season takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12, at Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Keep your eye on the Sitka Local Foods Network site for more information, http://www.sitkalocalfoodsnetwork.org/. A slideshow of photos from the Aug. 29 market also can be found on the site.