Friday, September 28, 2012 12:00 am
In between customers walking up to her table, Maria Carmen Mondragon replaces baskets of raspberries, making sure everything is perfectly lined up.
Monday, August 8, 2011 3:09 pm
Thanks to public demand and cooperative weather, the Downtown
Lodi Farmers Market will stretch through the end of September. The
board of directors of the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership voted
to unanimously approve adding five more sessions to the popular
summer market at a meeting Monday morning.
Thursday, June 9, 2011 12:00 am
When it comes to attending the Downtown Lodi Farmers Market, it
appears to be “two legs good, four legs bad.”
Although the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership — the nonprofit
organization that hosts the market — is not outright banning guests
from attending with their dogs in tow, they are urging people to
leave the animals at home.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 12:00 am
Due to high expenses and historically poor attendance in
September, the Downtown Lodi Farmers Market is going to be shorter
this year. The annual market is being reduced to 13 weeks and will
not stretch into September, the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership
board of directors unanimously voted Monday.
Sunday, July 11, 2010 11:05 pm
Although some growers have been known to skirt the rules at
farmers' markets when it comes to labeling their produce as
organic, Jon Tecklenburg works diligently to ensure it doesn't
happen at Lodi's market.
Dale, left, and Eileen Kuil, of Four K Farms, are certified farmers at the Downtown Lodi Farmers Market. The couple is this week's featured booth for the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership's certified farmers' market. Four K Farms has been a family operation for generations and has been part of the farmers' market for the last nine years. Four K Farms also helps Jon Tecklenburg, the manager of the farmers' market, and fill in for him occasionally. Four K Farms is located on the corner of School and Oak streets, near the food court. The farmers' market takes place every Thursday evening from 5 to 9 p.m.
Monday, June 28, 2010 12:00 am
The Downtown Lodi Business Partnership presents the 14th Annual
Parade of Lights - a magical holiday parade that illuminates the
streets of downtown Lodi.
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 10:00 pm
It is amazing to believe that the Downtown Lodi Certified
Farmers Market that kicked off in June will soon be coming to an
end for the season on the last Thursday in September - the
Sunday, September 13, 2009 10:00 pm
"Mother Nature has produced lots of
wine grapes. The wineries know it, and they are dropping
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 10:00 pm
A year ago, the water on Jon Tecklenburg's property was 80 feet
below the surface. This year, it's 103 feet deep.
Wednesday, June 3, 2009 10:00 pm
Undeterred by a rotten economy, the organizers of this year's
Downtown Farmers Market say it's going to continue to offer
residents fresh produce and great entertainment.
Friday, May 29, 2009 10:00 pm
If marijuana is legalized, one proponent of the drug says San
Joaquin County could soon see a new type of tourist who doesn't
swirl, sniff and sip from a wine glass, but instead rolls, lights
and tokes a joint.
Thursday, April 9, 2009 10:00 pm
This summer, Lodi residents will be able to stroll through a
city-sponsored farmer's market on Saturday mornings at Lodi
Wednesday, September 24, 2008 10:00 pm
Jon Tecklenburg is the farmer's representative for the Downtown
Lodi Farmers Market. He grew up farming since he was a young boy.
His family started farming Embrosia melons and Fuji apples back in
the 1800s and he has continued the tradition.
Jon Tecklenburg is the farmers' representative at the Downtown Lodi Farmers Market. (Courtesy photograph)
Sunday, December 30, 2007 10:00 pm
The Lodi and Galt area lost many of its notable citizens in the
Wednesday, June 6, 2007 10:00 pm
Not only have the cooler-than-normal temperatures caused less
sweating, they've created volumes of additional produce for
tonight's debut of the Downtown Lodi Certified Farmers Market.
Thursday, May 31, 2007 10:00 pm
The following is a list of Lodi High School's graduating
students for 2007:
Thursday, April 26, 2007 10:00 pm
When Lincoln beat the Lodi High boys golf team last month for
its first win at Woodbridge Country Club's Lake Course in 10 years,
it put the nine-time defending league champion Flames in a big
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 10:00 pm
Gigi Terlouw and Katie Ladd split time in goal and each had
three saves to lead Tokay High's varsity girls soccer team to a 2-0
victory at McNair on Wednesday afternoon.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 10:00 pm
After a cool and sometimes wet April, the Lodi area will get a
preview of summer beginning Friday, when temperatures will push 90
Thursday, April 19, 2007 10:00 pm
The Elliot High baseball team rallied from an early three-run
deficit to defeat Turlock Christian 6-3 on Thursday afternoon in
Friday, April 13, 2007 10:00 pm
Josh Hanson was 2-for-3 with a double and triple to lead Elliot
High's baseball team to a 17-7 victory over Victory Christian on
Friday in the second round of the Vacaville Christian Easter
Thursday, March 29, 2007 10:00 pm
Alaina Shull fired a six-inning no-hitter, allowing just one
walk and striking out 16 as the Elliot High softball team topped
visiting Calvary Temple 10-0 on Thursday.
Friday, March 9, 2007 10:00 pm