June already? WOW! June 3 at Market

For us farmer types, May went by at the speed of light! Lucky for you, visitors to the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market, because the further we get in the season, the more wonderful variety we are able to bring to you!

This week we have pony rides at market! Super fun! Welsh Creek Farm Adventures is bringing Tinkerbell to market for the little ones to ride. We will have music by market favorites, Jim Eagan and Paul Sticca.

Our fantastic sponsors, the Easthampton PTO, will be making dreamcatchers at the kids’ craft tent.

Our regular vendors will be at market, too! Here’s who is coming and what they are bringing:

Blue Sun Perennials will have a wide assortment of perennial and herb plants.

Five a Day Farm is bringing plants, lettuce, kale, radish, and mixed greens

Hilltown Grazers will be bringing pork chops, St. Louis ribs, pork butt and shoulder, Bratwurst, Liverwurst, no-nitrate hot dogs, hams and other goodies.

Nuestras Raices is coming and will have have plant starts, radishes, baby kale, lettuce, baby braising mix, and maybe cilantro

Passalongs will be there with a wide variety of jams (a bunch of strawberry varieties!) as well as flowers, flowers, and flowers, plus succulent gardens and hanging hydroponic gardens.

Riverside Gardens will have romaine and leaf lettuce, limited baby kale, chives, rhubarb, vegetable, herb and flower starter plants, geraniums and potted pansies.

Sage Meadow Farm will have an assortment of goat milk soap. We will also be offering goat milk cheeses from our foundation farm, Valley View, which includes an assortment of fresh chèvre, delicious feta, and their specialty tome cheese.

White Cedar Farm is bringing hanging baskets, garden plants, herbs and flowers, raw, local honey, farm fresh eggs, rhubarb, and shiitake mushrooms.

May 27 at the Market: PETTING ZOO, WOO!

We are super psyched to have Pine Hill Farm’s petting zoo at market this Saturday! This is their second year with us in a row…dare we call it a tradition?

It’s FOOD TRUCK time, too! Mothership Gourmet will be serving up breakfast for market goers. This is some tasty food, people. Order up!

Peter Blanchette will be keeping us well entertained with his gorgeous music all day long, and of course we’ll have free coffee for you, provided by our sponsor, Shelburne Farms Coffee Roasters of Easthampton! Oh – and it’s National Grape Popsicle Day on Saturday! Who knew? So of course, in addition to all the great flavors Crooked Stick is bringing (see below) she will also have plenty of grape.

Our vendors at market this week:

Blue Sun Perennials will be at market with a wide assortment of perennials and herbs. It’s planting time!

Chicoine Family Farm will bring a wide selection of grass-fed beef.

Crooked Stick Pops wants you to know that May 27 is National Grape Popsicle Day! To celebrate, they’ll be offering Grape Pops! They’ll also have Key Lime, Blueberry with Toasted Coconut, Watermelon Mint, Mango Basil Lemon layered with Pineapple Ginger, and Strawberry Lemonade.

Five a Day Farm will be at market with kale, lettuce, mixed greens, and radishes.  They’ll also have starter plants: cherry and slicing tomato, strawberry, basil, parsley, zucchini, and possibly some lettuce.

Lovefield Way Garden Arts is bringing vegetable, herb and flower starts, succulent planters, flowers and crocheted hanging baskets.

Nuestras Raices will be joining us with veggie starts, baby kale, radishes, baby mustard greens, spinach.

Passalongs Flower Farm and Wicked Small Batch Jammery will have flowers (including lupine, orlaya, poppies, anemone, false Solomon’s seal, ferns, iris, and allium), jams, and succulent gardens. It’s not too late to sign up for the 6-week FLOWER CSA, which starts in July. It can include delivery!

Riverside Gardens is coming and they will have vegetable, flower, herb and fruit bedding plants/starters as well as rhubarb and scallions.

Sage Meadow Farm will have an assortment of goat milk soap. We will also be offering goat milk cheeses from our foundation farm, Valley View, which includes an assortment of fresh chèvre, delicious feta, and their specialty tome cheese.

White Cedar Farm is bringing asparagus, rhubarb, fiddleheads, hanging baskets, potted herbs, garden plants and flowers,strawberry plants, raw, local honey, farm fresh eggs, and shiitake mushrooms.

 

May 20 at the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers Market!

Our second market of the season will bring more goodness, more freshness, and more local wonderfulness right to your doorstep, Easthampton! Our vendors are really bringing it, with lots of plants, plant starts, greens, prepared foods, meats, flowers…you name it, we got it.

We’ll have two local musicians/groups this week: early in the day we’ll host Margot Smith, a young, folky, singer song writer and musician, and after 11, Special K akoustik will be keeping it entertaining for us!

Our vendors this week:

Blue Sun Perennials will be at market with houseplants, herbs, and a wide variety of perennials.

ElleNaturel is making their market debut with handmade bath & beauty products, body butters, lip balm, shimmer and glosses, soap, bath salts & bombs, hand and cuticle balm, beard and perfume oils.

Five a Day Farm will be at market with kale, lettuce, mixed greens, and radishes.  They’ll also have starter plants: cherry and slicing tomato, strawberry, basil, parsley, zucchini, and possibly some lettuce.

Hilltown Grazers will be bringing pork chops, St. Louis ribs, pork butt and shoulder, Bratwurst, Liverwurst, no-nitrate hot dogs, hams and other goodies. Oh, and piglets!

Lovefield Way Garden Arts is bringing vegetable, herb and flower starts, succulent planters, flowers and crocheted hanging baskets.

Passalongs Flower Farm and Wicked Small Batch Jammery will have 20+ kinds of jams, tabletop succulent gardens, hanging hydroponic gardens, and fresh, fragrant flower arrangements.

Riverside Gardens is coming Saturday and they will have vegetable, flower, herb and fruit bedding plants/starters as well as rhubarb and scallions.

White Cedar Farm will be bringing potted herbs, flowers, and vegetable plants, strawberry and rhubarb plants, hanging baskets, raw, local honey, eggs, shiitake mushrooms, and cut arugula, asparagus, rhubarb and fresh herbs.

Last market day! We’ll be there- you should, too!

gourdsThis week at the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market we have juggling, music, and of course, wonderful, local, farm-fresh products for you to enjoy! It’s our last market of the year so take advantage!

Right across from us will be Paradise City Dragon Boats! For a donation, you can ride a dragon boat on the pond. The World Language Club from Easthampton High School will also be at market, so check them out as well.

From 10-12 we’ll be entertained by “James of the Juggling Bards!” Fun! We’ll also have music from Sheryl Stanton, and in the afternoon we’ll have Jim Eagan and the Prindle School!

The vendors at market this week are:

Blue Sun Nursery will be there with a wide variety of perennials.

Kokoro Japanese Soul Food will be at market with fresh fall veggie sushi. Yum!

Passalongs Flower Farm & Wicked Small Batch Jammery will be at market with flowers & jams.

Riverside Gardens will be at the market with huge amounts of produce all on sale! They will have cherry tomatoes, butternut squash, Swiss chard, Kale, radishes, cucumbers, jalapeno peppers, bell peppers, basil, chives, some slicing tomatoes, potted herbs and cut flowers!

White Cedar Farm is bringing brussels sprouts, cooking greens, tomatoes, plum and cherry tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, hot peppers, watermelon, winter squash, pumpkins, and Green Acres Fruit Farm Honey and Eggs

September 17 at the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market!

tomatoesWhat a lovely week it’s been, and this Saturday is no exception! A perfect day to come down to the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ market!

Easthampton Music Conservatory (E-MC) will be entertaining us with their big sound from 10-12, and Rua Bhean will be there from 12-2.

Our regular vendors will have lots of wonderful harvest-time bounty for you!

Ellie’s Oils will be there with flavored oils, vinegars, and pastas.

Lovefield Way Garden Arts is coming with heirloom tomatoes and peppers, ground cherries, fresh herbs, flowers, terrariums, and hanging plant holders.

Passalongs will be at market with a wide variety of jams, flavored salts, and cut flowers.

Riverside Gardens will have cherry tomatoes, butternut squash, Swiss chard, kale, radishes, cucumbers, basil, chives  and some cut flowers!

White Cedar Farm is bringing watermelon, cooking greens, eggplant, peppers, tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, winter squash, pumpkins, Warner Farm Corn, Green Acres Fruit Farm Honey and Egg, and Ravenwold Greenhouses Mums and Asters

September 10 at the Market!

peppersA little warm, a little steamy, and a whole lot of great farm-fresh local food, flowers, preserves, plants, and crafts for you!

This Saturday, September 10, Linee Perroncel and Jon Norman will be entertaining us from 10-12, and Paul Sticca, a market regular, will be with us from 12-2.

Our Vendors will include:

Blue Sun Nursery will have an assortment of perennials, herbs, and houseplants.

Passalongs Flower Farm & Wicked Small Batch Jammery will be there with fresh cut flowers and a wide assortment of home-made jams.

Riverside Gardens will have Swiss chard, kale, basil, radishes, chives, onions, cherry tomatoes, jalapeno peppers, bell peppers, cucumbers, butternut squash and cut flowers!

White Cedar Farm is bringing tomatoes, lettuce, cherry tomatoes, watermelon, pumpkins and decorative corn, acorn squash, kale, collard greens, rainbow chard, cucumbers, summer squash, zucchini, peppers, hot peppers, eggplant, Warner Farm non-GMO sweet corn, Green Acres Fruit Farm Honey and eggs and Ravenwold Greenhouses mums and asters.

September 3 at the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market!

tomatoesIt’s going to be a great week this week! Gorgeous weather (is fall here?), great music, and tons of amazing fresh produce, plants, flowers, jams, and handcrafted items.

Easthampton Music Conservatory is playing 10-12! E=MC Rock Your Face Off! From 12-2 we’ll have Crimson Canary.

Blue Sun Perennials will be at market with a wide variety of perennials and herbs.

Crooked Stick Pops will be at market with great flavors: Watermelon Mint, Mango Basil Lemon , Black Grape , Blueberry Lavender Lemonade, Mystery Layers, Red Velvet, and Blueberry Watermelon.

Lovefield Way Garden Arts is bringing heirloom tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, summer squash, beans, fresh herbs, cut flowers and succulent terrariums.

Passalongs Flower Farm & Wicked Small Batch Jammery will be at market with fresh flower bouquets and a wide assortment of jams and jellies.

Riverside Gardens will have Sunflowers, orange carrots, rainbow carrots, Leeks, red gold potatoes, Swiss Chard, Kale and cherry tomatoes.

White Cedar Farm is bringing watermelon, summer squash, zucchini, tomatoes, kale, rainbow chard, lettuce, cucumbers, eggplant, peppers, mustard greens, tri colored beans, sugar pumpkins, Warner Farm sweet corn, Green Acres Fruit Farm honey and eggs and Ravenwold Greenhouses fall mums and asters.

August 27 at the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market!

cherry tomatoesSummer harvest is still in full swing at the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market! This week we’ll have Paul Sticca entertaining us from 10-12, and Rua Bhean from 12-2.

Our regular vendors who’ll be there this week:

Blue Sun Perennials will be at market with a wide variety of perennials and herbs.

Lovefield Way Garden Arts is bringing heirloom tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, summer squash, beans, fresh herbs, cut flowers and succulent terrariums.

Passalongs will be at market with flowers, jams, and flavored salts.

Riverside Gardens will have Sunflowers, orange carrots, rainbow carrots, Leeks, red gold potatoes, Swiss Chard, Kale and cherry tomatoes.

White Cedar Farm will be bringing tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, plum tomatoes, peppers, onions, cabbage, kale, collard greens, mustard greens, rainbow chard, tri-colored beans, summer squash, zucchini, cucumbers, lettuce, basil, parsely, thyme, Green Acres Fruit Farm Honey and Eggs, and Four Rex Farm non-GMO Sweet Corn.

This Saturday at the Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market!

cornThis Saturday, August 20, we will have a bounty of local goodness for you!

Our super sponsor, Beyond Green will be at market to tell you all about how you can become more energy efficient!

Mothership Gourmet, a local food truck, will be feeding us.

Our vendors will be:

Crooked Stick Pops will be there with these popsicle flavors: Blueberry Lavender Lemonade, Watermelon, Cantaloupe Mint, Strawberry Lemonade, Orange Cream and Spicy Chocolate Avocado.

Passalongs Flower Farm and Wicked Small Batch Jammery will have flowers and jams, naturally!

Riverside Gardens will have carrots, beets, tomatoes, chard, kale, summer squash, cucumbers, jalapeno peppers, leeks, onions, bell peppers, red gold potatoes, zucchini and flowers.

White Cedar Farm is bringing: tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, basil, peppers, eggplant, kale, collard greens, rainbow chard, zucchini, summer squash, cucumbers, melons, tri-colored beans, broccoli, cabbage, For Rex Farm’s Hadley Non-GMO sweet corn, Mycoterra Farm’s Shiitake Mushrooms and Green Acres Fruit Farm Honey and Eggs

 

Hot weather LOTS of great stuff at the farmers’ market!

summer vegIt’s going to be a HOT ONE, everyone. Farms and gardens are in full swing. Tons of great stuff at this week’s Easthampton Farmers’ and Makers’ Market!

For music we’ll have Paul Sticca from 10-12 and Ed Bentley 12-2.

Here’s what’s happening August 13:

Passalongs will be there with a wide variety of jams, flavored salts, and gorgeous flowers.

Riverside Gardens will have an abundance of kale, Swiss chard and sp
icy salad mix as well as some leeks, beets, Ailsa onions, red gold potatoes, summer squash, zucchini, basil and various herbs both cut and potted.

White Cedar Farm will have Four Rex non GMO sweet corn, Green Acres Fruit Farm honey and eggs, peppers, tomatoes, eggplant, zucchini, summer squash, cucumbers, onions, kale, collard greens, basil, lettuce, cherry tomatoes, tri-colored beans, and melons.