August 26th Market Day

THIS SATURDAY, AUGUST 26th…


RAFFLE.
Visit the Market Manager’s booth to enter the raffle (just $3!) for your chance to win a basket of vegetables from White Goose Gardens. All proceeds to benefits our farm-based youth development program, Roots Rising!

ACTIVITIES, EDUCATION & MUSIC.
Our favorite beekeepers, Peggy White and Richard Clapper of Luna Vista Honey, will join us to talk Beekeeping 101. They will showcase an empty hive as well as a hive with live bees (under glass). Honey and beeswax products for sale.

New Life Chiropractic will provide free neck and back muscle tension testing.

Join us in welcoming OLLI, the Osher Livelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College to the market this Saturday. Pick up a free catalog, learn more about their terrific fall classes on topics ranging from Beowulf and Beethoven to gerrymandering and World War One, and enter to win a free membership and class, a $100 value.

And enjoy live music from 11am to 1pm with Linda Worster.

FRUITS, VEGETABLES & FLOWERS.

 Peppers from Taft Farms.

WHAT’S IN SEASON NOW?
Apples, Arugula, Beets, Broccoli, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Chard, Collards, Corn, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Elderberries, Garlic, Green beans, Husk cherries, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Mushrooms, Onions, Peaches, Peppers, Potatoes, Radishes, Scallions, Strawberries, Summer squash, Tomatillos, Tomatoes and Zucchini.

Shop with:
Four Corners Farm, Hilltop Orchards, Taft Farms, Trusted Roots Farm, Uprising Farm, White Goose Gardens and Windy Ridge Farm.

MEAT & CHEESE.
Chicken from Square Roots Farm.

SPECIAL OF THE WEEK!
For the first time ever, Square Roots Farm will have their pasture raised chicken for sale IN PARTS… thighs, legs, breasts, soup packs, etc. This is a great option for folks who’ve been wanting to try their chicken but don’t want to deal with a whole bird. Just like their whole chickens, this product comes from birds raised on pasture and fed locally grown, no-spray, GMO-free grain.

Shop with:
Cricket Creek Farm, Holiday Brook Farm and Square Roots Farm.

EGGS.

 Eggs from Uprising Farm.

More than just chicken eggs… our market has duck and goose eggs as well!

Shop with:
Square Roots Farm, Trusted Roots Farm and Uprising Farm.

PRESERVES.

 Pickled veggies from White Goose Gardens.

So much goodness… Honey, jams, maple syrup, mustards, pickles, sauces and more!

Shop with:
Hilltop Orchards, Holiday Brook Farm, Mountain Girl Farm and White Goose Gardens.

BEVERAGES.

 Wine samples from Balderdash Cellars.

Morning to night- coffee and wine- we cover all the bases!

Shop with:
Assembly Coffee Roasters and Balderdash Cellars.

BAKED GOODS.

 Cider donuts from Hilltop Orchards.

Cider donuts, pies, cookies and more. The farmers market is more than just vegetables!

Shop with:
Hilltop Orchards, Mountain Girl Farm and Taft Farms.

ARTISANS.
 Goat’s milk soap from Mountain Girl Farm.

Beautiful pottery, handmade aprons and bags, soaps and natural home and body care products all available this week!

Shop with:
Amrita Lash Pottery, Fabric and Flower Fancies, Mountain Girl Farm and Things That Work.