Week three of the Old Rochester Farmers' Market is this Tuesday. New this week are Ruuska Pickles with their locally made pickles and 4 Elements with their gorgeous hand painted silk scarves. Macho, our resident llama, will be at the market this week, too. Read on to find out what else you will find this week...
Allen Farms, Westport, MA Certified Organic
Allen Farms brings a variety of greenhouse greens, herbs, and potted herbs and tomato plants. This weeks greens include pea greens, a lettuce mix, and Red Russian kale.
Cervelli Farm, Rochester, MA Conventional
Cervelli Farm will have once again have their delicious strawberries. It is getting to the end of strawberry season, so this is a great time to buy a quart or two and stick them in the freezer to ensure you won't be missing your local strawberries this winter. Also available this week will be summer squash, zucchini, cucumbers and spinach.
Engelnook Farm, Rochester, MA Pesticide-Free
Eggs, Narragansett Creamery Cheeses, and meats available for order can all be found at the Engelnook tent. Stop by for some Swiss Chard for your salads, too.
J.H. Beaulieu, Fairhaven, MA Hormone-Free
Humanely raised, hormone free meats are available from Beaulieu Farm. Stop in to see what cuts are available this week.
Gail's Goodies, Mattapoisett, MA
Gail bakes all day on Tuesday to bring you a wonderful assortment of fresh bread, muffins, scones, delicious treats and prepared food items as well.
Great Cape Baking Co., Barnstable, MA
With a wide variety of fresh baked breads, you are sure to find a bread that suits your tastes.
Value Added Foods
Al's Backwood's Berrie Co., Plymouth, MA
The favorite jelly of the season so far has been the Apple Pie. It is the definition of yummy. Go on and try a sample at his tent.
Chocolate Nachos made fresh in Rochester. Varieties include Sunflower Seed, Toffee and Pecan.
Mama Stella's, Osterville, MA
Mama Stella's is back with their addictive vegetable and meat seasoning. If you haven't tried it yet, get in the know and try a sample.
Simpson Spring, Easton, MA
Joining us this year is Simpson Spring. They make their own sodas from water they source from their spring. Bottled spring water is available, too.
Ruuska Pickles, Plymouth, MA
These pickles are dill-icious. Fresh, crisp, and perfectly seasoned. We are happy to have Ruuska Pickles joining us this week.
4 Elements, Westport, MA
Amazingly gorgeous hand painted silk scarves is what you will find under the 4Elements tent. These scarves are truly works of art. A must see!
Go Fetch! New Bedford, MA
Go Fetch! offers market-goers high quality dog treats made from real foods. Hand-made dog beds are also available.
Back with her lovely soaps, the Willow Grove product line has expanded with body lotions, bath teas and other great body care products. This week the tie dye will be at the market, too.
Don't forget your re-usable shopping bag. There will be lots at the market to fill it up with!