Farmers' Market of the Week

May 28 to June 4 Franklin Farmers’ Market

Franklin Farmers’ Market

The Weekly Franklin Farmers’ Market (link is external), located in front of Chapel Hall (25 Institute Street, off of Main Street), across from the Franklin Central School.

Open-aired market offering local goods, including meats, vegetables, fruits, eggs, cheese, maple and honey products, breads, baked goods, plants, coffee and special events.

Sundays 10 am - 2 pm, Opening day is Memorial Day weekend, Sunday May, 27th till Columbus Day weekend, Sunday, October 7th.

Products:

Some of the items for sale from local vendors include:-Grass-fed beef and pork, veal, rabbit, bacon, chops, sausages, chicken (whole and halves), fresh eggs
-Produce and herbs: blueberries, lettuces, onions, carrots, squash varieties, zucchini, scallions, beets, kale, chard, collards, potatoes, broccoli, garlic, oregano, basil,    sage, and thyme
-Plants:  annuals, perennials, herb and vegetable starters.
-Herbal tea blends and freshly brewed iced nettle tea.
-Organic breads, croissants, ciabatta, cinnamon buns, cardamom twists, rolls, and more
-Maple syrup and maple syrup products, honey, cheeses, jams, jellies, granola, and fudge
-Goat-milk soaps and lotions, vegan soaps, and herbal skin care products
-Beeswax, jelly-jar, and votive candles, flowers, and floral products
-Artwork and crafts by local artists, including paintings, posters, and leather jewelry
-Grilled gyros, lemonade, and iced tea

Features:

-Some vendors accept EBT/ SNAP payments.
-There is no charge for admission
-Plenty of free parking,
-Live music

Pure Catskills Vendors:
Other Vendors:

Cordwood Acres, Elk Meadows Farm, Enough… and a Little Bit More Farm, Fokish Farm, Hare & Feather Farm, Thorn Cottage Farm, Wheat Hill Farm

Questions?

For more information about the market, visit their Facebook page (link is external) or contact market manager Trish Tyrell at tkty21007@hotmail.com (link sends e-mail)

May 21 to May 28 Cooperstown Farmers' Market

Cooperstown Farmers' Market

This week's market is the Cooperstown Farmers' Market (link is external), located at 101 Main Street, Pioneer Alley, Cooperstown, NY 13326.

Cooperstown Farmers' Market is open every Saturday year round. The market draws thirty vendors from within a fifty mile radius, providing a wonderful array of local foods and hand-crafted items. The live music and seating area have made the market a community gathering place where old friends meet and new friends are made. See the website for hours of operation and special events.

Saturdays:
January through April, 10am to 2pm;
May through August, 8am to 2pm; and
September through December, 9am to 2pm,
and on Tuesdays: June through August, 12pm to 5pm

Products:

Make one stop at the market to find everything you need to enjoy our diverse local bounty. Thirty growers, producers, and artisans, all located within 50 miles, provide your weekly staples including fresh seasonal produce, pasture raised meats, handmade breads, artisan cheeses, grass-fed milk and free range eggs. Round out your shopping list with honey, flowers, wine, maple syrup, sweet treats, artisan crafts and more!

Features:

The only heated indoor farmers’ market in the region, the Cooperstown Farmers’ Market operates year round, rain or shine. SNAP and FMNP Accepted~
*Now offering FreshConnect Checks! Spend $5 in SNAP and receive a $2 FreshConnect Check.

The Farmers’ Market features local musicians every Saturday, May through December.

Other Vendors:

Arabeth Farm, Ariginal Art, Ark Floral, Art Far, Black Cat Bakery, By the Handful, The Cabbage Cove, Clarkshire Farms, Dutchayr Fibers and Mimikis Wooly Bears, Dye Wear, Earth & Sky Glassworks, Gaia’s Breath Farm, Glimmerglass Alpacas, Hand Knits, Heller’s Farm, The Herb Cupboard, Italian Cookie Home, Jacqueline’s Spinning and Weaving Studio, Karla Andela Pottery, Lapps Produce, Laura’s Chocolates, Lilac Hill Farm, Mappy Oakley, Mill Hollow Maple, Mint Spring Farm, Mountain View Dairy, Pail Shop Vineyards, Paper Wolf Design, Rock Hill Farm, Sharon Springs Granola Company, Solstice Hill Farm, SOVA Farms, Star Field Designs, Summers End Orchard, Tech Tamer Woodworks, Terracotta Republic, Wildwoods Woodturning, Windfall Design.

Questions?

Contact the Market Manager, Shannon Kirch, at market@otsego2000.org (link sends e-mail) or 607-547-6195.