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Radishes

Radishes

The world of radishes expands way beyond those round red ones you always see at the grocery store. Hit the farmers’ market and you’re likely to find an explosive array of green, purple, and white varieties, each with its own personality and flavor. Green Meat: This Variety From Northern China Is Like A Regular Daikon, […]

Sunday Farm Stand Shopping

Sunday Farm Stand Shopping

I love growing my own vegetables, but I just don’t have the time and energy to grow everything. For me, Sunday is the perfect farm stand day. I love looking over and choosing from what has been grown locally. Besides supporting local farmers the fruit and vegetables always taste so much better than mass produced […]

Bell Pepper Basics

Bell Pepper Basics

Bell Pepper Basics Bell peppers are also called sweet peppers. They are not hot in flavor and come in lots of colors. Bell peppers are an excellent source of vitamin C & B6. Green: Most common and less sweet than others. Red: Fully ripe green peppers turn red and are sweeter than green. Green bell […]

Fairfield County & Surrounding Areas Farmers’ Markets

Fairfield County & Surrounding Areas Farmers’ Markets

Fairfield County (& Surrounding Areas) Farmers’ Markets Summer is officially here and Farmers’ Markets are in full glory!  Here is a list of a good number of Fairfield County Farmers’ Markets.  No doubt I may have missed a few, but here is a good guide for some farm to fork eating. Bethel Farmers’ Market: Saturdays […]

Newport, Rhode Island's Aquidneck Farmers' Market

Newport, Rhode Island’s Aquidneck Farmers’ Market

Last Wednesday I spent the afternoon at the Aquidneck Growers’ Wednesday Farmers Market, in Newport, Rhode Island and had such a great time.

New Canaan Farmers' Market

New Canaan Farmers’ Market

I love going to farmers’ markets. It is the closest to “farm to table” that I can get without growing my own fruits and vegetables.

Gossett's Farm Market

Gossett’s Farm Market

I went to Gossett's Farm Market in South Salem, New York today. It was a cute little market. The big hit for me was the great variety of pickles from Pickle Licious. I picked up a variety of pickles, sauerkraut, gardinaria and olives.   Gossett's Farm Market http://www.gossettnursery.com/farmers-market/   Pickle Licious http://picklelicious.com/      

Union Square Market In The Spring

Union Square Market In The Spring

Union Square Market In The Fall

Union Square Market In The Fall

Union Square Market

Union Square Market