It was a perfect Fall day on Saturday, and lots of eager shoppers turned out to check out all the wares of our vendors at the Farmers Market. There are only two Saturdays left in this market season; don’t miss out on the fun and the great bargains!
Many thanks to Jennifer Bruschera and her Mobile Mill paper making demonstration for offering such a fun, interactive activity for market shoppers on Saturday.
Rich Bogel and Catherine Burroughs were the delighted winners of the Farmers Market Goodie Basket. This week, the basket was filled with $40 worth of farm fresh foods: corn from Cayuga Produce; small pumpkin from Genoa Heights; a tomato, an onion, and a small container of fresh-squeezed cider from Grisamore Farms; a jar of honey … More Who won the Farmers Market Goodie Basket this week?
The Mobile Mill, a traveling papermaking studio, will be stopping at the Aurora Farmers Market tomorrow from 9 to noon. The Mobile Mill enables “pop-up” hand papermaking production. Come try your hand at making paper from recycled materials.
We will do another drawing for a few of these nifty salad bowls tomorrow. Plan to join us at the market tomorrow. There is still sweet corn to enjoy and late season fruits, like apples, peaches and raspberries. And beer… did we mention beer (for those over 21!) And plan to pick up your fall … More Preparing for another beautiful, sunny late summer day at the market
“WWKP?” This is our new acronym for “What Will Kailin Pick?” Kailin Kucewicz is our Farmers Market intern. On the days we offer a Farmers Market Goodie Basket, we give Kailin money and send her shopping around the market vendor stalls to fill up the basket. So, what will Kailin pick for you to [maybe] … More “WWKP?” (what…?)
I suppose it was too good to last for the whole season. We did have an amazing run of sunny, dry weather for the first seven weeks of the Farmers Market. While our local growers and farmers DO need the rain, it would great if it could hold off until after 1:00PM tomorrow… Let’s all … More It sounds like our amazing weather streak might be broken tomorrow…
We gave away three more of our nifty little reusable salad bowls at the Market on Saturday. The three lucky winners: David Kirk from King Ferry, Ashley Balch and Brittany Haigh from Wells College. Congrats. EVERYBODY who came to the market on Saturday was a winner – it was a lovely, sunny day and there … More More winners at the Farmers Market last Saturday!