Farmers Markets are Back this Weekend
23 May, 2012
By Polly Kreisman
The Community Markets summer Farmers Markets return Saturday May 26!
This will be the organization’s 21 st season of managing local farmers markets in Croton-on-Hudson, Larchmont, Mamaroneck Indoor (closed for season), New Rochelle (opens June 22), Ossining, Pleasantville, Rye, and Tarrytown.
“Since 1991, when we started our first farmers market in Ossining, the goal has always been to connect people directly with farmers.” says founder said Miriam Haas.
“Even with our artisanal producers, we make sure that they source their ingredients from area farms. We’re doing our job when we’re able to help keep farms and local businesses healthy.”
In Larchmont, The vendors returning for the 2012 season include: Thornwood Farm, Sugar & Spice Catering , Kontoulis Family Olive Oil , Orwashers Bakery , Orchards of Concklin , Flourish Baking Company , Calcutta Kitchens , Kiernan Farm , Christiane’s Backstube, Tierra Farm , Doc Pickle , Migliorelli Farm , Bombay Emerald Chutney Company , Plates , Coach Farm , Gaia’s Breath Farm , Newgate Farms, Lani’s Farm, and Trotta Pasta.
Photo: Jacqueline Silberbush