Saturday, May 30th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (4 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 30th from 8-11am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come first serve.[…]

Saturday, May 30th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (4 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 30th from 8-11am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come first serve.[…]

Saturday, May 23rd – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 23rd from 8-11am (Unless Specified). During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come[…]

Saturday, May 23rd – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 23rd from 8-11am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come first serve.[…]

Education Corner: Coronavirus and 5 Questions about Safe Snacking

Spending more time at home almost certainly means more snacking at home.  But the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak is raising new concerns about our food choices.  Are some snacks better – or safer – than others? Coronavirus and 5 Questions about Safe Snacking – by Melanie Newkirk from John Hopkins Medicine To access our previous Education[…]

Saturday, May 16th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

We do apologize if your participating Drive-Up and Take Away P.O.W.W.O.W. market for this Saturday, May 16th is not offering online orders, but not to worry each market will have a pre-packaged produce box drive-thru service from 8-11am (first come first serve) to promote the social distance for Covid-19. Drive your vehicle to the pre-determined[…]

Saturday, May 16th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

We do apologize if your participating Drive-Up and Take Away P.O.W.W.O.W. market for this Saturday, May 16th is not offering online orders, but not to worry each market will have a pre-packaged produce box drive-thru service from 8-11am (first come first serve) to promote the social distance for Covid-19. Drive your vehicle to the pre-determined[…]

Recipe of the Week: Roasted Red Peppers and Cherry Tomatoes with Ricotta

Simple but delicious side dish to go along with any main meal?  Main ingredients are bell peppers, cherry tomatoes, olives and ricotta cheese.  Bell peppers are high in vitamin C, one bell pepper provides up to 169% of the recommend daily allowances.  Cherry tomatoes are fat free and cholesterol free, high in vitamin A and[…]

Education Corner: 7 Tips to Make Your Food Last While You #StayAtHome

Do your part to #StayAtHome to prevent further spread of the coronavirus.  That means a lot of cooking at home.  Ensuring food lasts as long as possible will cut down on shopping trips, help your wallet and bring an added benefit by reducing food waste, which contributes to climate change.  If you’ve stocked up on[…]

Recipe of the Week: Baked Acorn Squash Fries

Yummy, crispy, simple and this variety was offered at last weekend’s P.O.W.W.O.W.  Acorn Squash is rich in nutrients, such as fiber, vitamin C, potassium and magnesium. Baked Acorn Squash Fries from Heather at Key Ingredient View other delicious and healthy recipes of the week from our previous postings.    

Saturday, April 25th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Welcome to our prepackaged produce box drive thru service this tomorrow, April 25th from 8-11am. Drive up to the parking lot of the market, contribute your $12 cash (per produce box and exact change preferred), someone will load your produce box. Please be patient and respect the services provided. First come first serve. Thank you.[…]

Saturday, April 25th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Since the onset of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in March, 46% of our P.O.W.W.O.W. have elected to not host fortunately we have 28 Arizona markets who have remained “on board”, with those 28 markets our distribution has increased by 24.5%.  Borderlands Produce Rescue has been able to sustain the increase of new supporters either from unemployment[…]

Recipe of the Week: Spaghetti Squash Hash Browns

Truly the most simplest, the most most healthy and delicious meal using the main variety from the P.O.W.W.O.W. market.  Try the vegan and gluten free recipe. Spaghetti Squash is low in calories but high in fiber, vitamin B6 and C and Manganese. Spaghetti Squash Hash Browns from Sharon at The Honour System. View other delicious[…]

Saturday, April 18th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Pending if there are enough volunteers at each of our eight markets the P.O.W.W.OW. markets will have a pre-packed drive-thru service for this Saturday, April 11th from 8-11am, first come first serve. Please bring exact change to contribute $12 for up to 70 lbs. of produce. Don’t miss out!Thank you for everyone who have been[…]

Saturday, April 18th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Thank you for everyone who have been patient with our P.O.W.W.O.W. Markets Pre-Packed Drive Thru service due to Covid-19. Hours are from 8-11am and first come first serve. Stay in your vehicle and drive up to the registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change please) and someone will load your vehicle. For Drive Up[…]

Saturday, April 11th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (8 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Pending if there are enough volunteers at each of our eight markets the P.O.W.W.OW. markets will have a pre-packed drive-thru service for this Saturday, April 11th from 8-11am, first come first serve. Please bring exact change to contribute $12 for up to 70 lbs. of produce. Don’t miss out! View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W.[…]

Saturday, April 11th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (8 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Pending if there are enough volunteers at each of our eight markets the P.O.W.W.OW. markets will have a pre-packed drive-thru service for this Saturday, April 11th from 8-11am, first come first serve. Contribute $12 for up to 70 lbs. of produce. Don’t miss out! View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season schedule for locations[…]

Recipe of the Week: Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Sun-dry your tomatoes with this simple but delicious recipe and have it available for those days you really need it.  Tomatoes are a fruit and a great source of vitamin C and K, potassium and folate.  It has been linked to improve skin health and lower the risk of heart disease and cancer. Sun-Dried Tomatoes[…]

Saturday, April 4th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (8 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

We will have 8 markets tomorrow morning (Sat, Apr 4th) from 8-11am and first come first serve. If there are enough volunteers at each of our markets we will have a pre-packed drive-thru service. During COVID-19 we will not be requiring a P.O.W.W.O.W. ID for new or regular supporters. Preferably exact change of $12 contribution[…]

Saturday, March 21st – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Borderlands Produce Rescue is a purveyor of food and has been for 25 years.  Our mission is to help families eat nutritiously at an affordable cost and to bring everyone together by shopping at our markets, keeping this unsold fresh produce out of the landfill helping our environment, we all need to do our part[…]

Recipe of the Week: Marinated Roasted Bell Peppers

What a great time to preserve your bell peppers you shopped for from a P.O.W.W.O.W. Market and have it available when you really need it.  Delicious and perfect for vegans.  Bell Peppers are low in calories and exceptionally rich in vitamin C and other antioxidants. Marinated Roasted Bell Peppers, by Elsie at Simply Recipes View[…]

Saturday, March 14th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (9 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

No rain tomorrow morning so don’t forget to visit one of our 9 market locations this Saturday, March 14th from the hours of 8-11:00am (Unless Specified). With no income or residential qualifications anyone can enjoy shopping for up to 70 Lbs. of fresh produce with a $12 contribution. View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce[…]

Saturday, March 14th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (10 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

With the bountiful fruits and veggies you shopped for at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market, what a great way to preserve your produce by canning, dehydrating, fermenting or even pickling.  The money you save by shopping at our markets for veggies you can spend at your supermarket for those other much needed items.  Produce On Wheels With[…]

Education Corner: Yes, You Need to Wash Your Produce. Here’s How.

Don’t forget to wash your fruits & veggies before you use it, moisture will enhance the growth of bacteria.  The Food and Drug Administration recommends washing produce under cold running water, wash your hands before and after you hand the produce too.  Scrub with a brush and/or gently rub the produce with your hands, depending[…]

Saturday, March 7th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (13 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us tomorrow morning at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill. Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so communities in surrounding areas can supplement meals to eat healthy[…]

Saturday, March 7th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (13 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill.  Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so communities in surrounding areas can supplement meals to eat healthy at an affordable[…]

Recipe of the Week: Simple Gray Squash with Onions and Tomatoes

Try this delicious recipe using Gray Squash, sweeter than the Italian squash but not quite as sweet as the yellow squash.  Gray squash is high in vitamin A, B6, C and K, potassium, manganese and among other nutrients. Simple Gray Squash with Onions and Tomatoes from Weave a Thousand Flavors View other delicious and healthy recipes[…]

Saturday, February 29th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (5 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill.  Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so communities in surrounding areas can supplement meals to eat healthy at an affordable[…]

Saturday, February 29th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (5 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill.  Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so communities in surrounding areas can supplement meals to eat healthy at an affordable[…]

Education Corner: Can the U.S. Slash Food Waste in Half in the Next Ten Years

San Francisco passed the nation’s first mandatory composting law a little over 10 years ago, requiring residents and businesses to separate food waste for municipal trash collection.  Composed has helped SF reduce its annual waste by 80 percent taken pressure off local landfills.  Can local governments be inspired to to take similar actions. Can the[…]

Saturday, February 22nd – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us tomorrow rain or shine at a one of our 13 market locations this Saturday, February 22nd from the hours of 8-11:00am. With no income or residential qualifications anyone can enjoy shopping for up to 70 Lbs. of fresh produce with a $12 contribution. View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season schedule for[…]

Recipe of the Week: Sauteed Brussels Sprouts

Learn how to prepare Brussels Sprouts as a side dish a variety you shopped for at our Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) market last weekend and one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue.  Brussels Sprouts are low in calories but high in nutrients especially in vitamins A, C and K and[…]

Saturday, February 15th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market – Hours: 8-11:00am

Get your produce tomorrow morning, Feb. 15th from 8-11am at one of our 15 markets listed below. With a $12 contribution you can shop for up to 70 lbs. of fruits and veggies. View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season schedule for locations and hours.  Please share your pictures and videos of the produce[…]

Education Corner: 4 Easy Ways You Can Cut Down on Food Waste Today

Two-thirds of households waste between 20% and 50% of Purchased food and even the least wasteful household threw out 8.7% of their food.  Help reduce food waste by adding these 4 tips into your kitchen duties. 4 Easy Ways You Can Fut Down on Food Waste Today, by Kathlyn Moncada at Better Homes & Gardens To[…]

Saturday, February 8th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market – Hours: 8-11:00am

Shop for your produce this Saturday, February 1st morning at one of our 13 P.O.W.W.O.W. Market locations from the hours of 8-11am. For a $12 contribution anyone with no income or residential qualifications can enjoy up to 70 Lbs. of fresh produce. View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season schedule for locations and hours. […]

Saturday, February 8th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (12 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill. Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so communities in surrounding areas can supplement meals to eat healthy at an[…]

Recipe of the Week: Zucchini Crust Pizza

Who does not like pizza?  Make this delicious and healthy recipe for your whole family in 45 minutes.  Zucchinis and bell peppers are high in nutrients including vitamins A and C, folate and potassium. Zucchini Crust Pizza – from Tast of Home View other delicious and healthy recipes of the week from our previous postings.

Saturday, February 1st – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market – Hours: 8-11:00am

Shop for your produce this Saturday, February 1st morning at one of our 13 P.O.W.W.O.W. Market locations from the hours of 8-11am. For a $12 contribution anyone with no income or residential qualifications can enjoy up to 70 Lbs. of fresh produce. View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season schedule for locations and hours. […]

Saturday, February 1st – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill. Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so the communities in your surrounding area can supplement meals to eat healthy at an affordable cost. Visit one of our 13[…]

Education Corner: Table Scraps: Taking on Food Waste in Greater Phoenix

Read about the growing issue of food waste and what some Phoenix-area eateries, organizations, and everyday people are doing right. Table Scraps: Taking on Food Waste in Greater Phoenix, from Lauren Cusimano at Phoenix New Times To access our previous Education Corner postings, please view our Press Room.