One of the extraordinary matters about summer is all of the sparkling produce. If you’ve best been getting your food at the grocery store, you’re lacking out.
There are quite a few options well worth checking out, including one nowadays and some over the weekend.
In metropolis Farmstand
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday:
Chestnut Hill Farm‘s Farmstand is, without problems, located on Chestnut Hill Road. In addition to the sparkling produce grown right there, prepared ingredients from neighborhood providers, and now and again even farm-raised meat. The stand is open from 2:00 – 6:00 pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays (throughout CSA hours). It’s additionally open on Saturday from nine:00 am – 2:00 pm. You can also sign up to join their produce and meat CSA.
While you’re there, you may swing using the goats to mention hello and test out the brand new show this summertime for youngsters – Storywalk at the Trails:
Laminated pages from a kids’ e-book are attached to wooden stakes set up alongside one among our farm’s trails. As you walk down the path, you’re directed to the following page inside the tale.
Hopefully, Southborough’s Fay School can be bringing their weekly Farmers Market again in the fall. Until then, there isn’t one in Southborough. But you shouldn’t pressure far to find one. There’s a farmers marketplace open nearby five days in keeping with the week in a neighboring city.
Ashland Farmers Market – Open Saturdays from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm thru October 12, on one hundred twenty five Front Street.
Featuring: over 25 vendors (such as produce, meat, eggs, organized meals, and artisan items), a network and city table, stay track, occasion days, meals demos, and the Kids’ Corner.
Hopkinton Farmers Market – Open Sundays from 1:00 – five:00 pm through October thirteen, at the Hopkinton Common (corner of Marathon Way and Ash St).
Featuring: produce, meat, bread, prepared ingredients, and artisans.
Hudson Farmers’ Market – Open Tuesdays from 3:00- 6:00 pm (besides July 2d) through September 24 at Unitarian Church, eighty Main Street
Featuring: sparkling culmination, veggies, wine, meat, dairy, eggs, baked items, organized meals, and extra, plus occasional stay music.
Shrewsbury Farmers Market – Open Wednesdays from 2:30 – 6:30 pm via September 25 at Shrewsbury Senior Center Parking Lot, 98 Maple Ave (at the back of Shrewsbury Town Hall).
I am featuring: fresh culmination and vegetables together with area of expertise Asian and micro inexperienced produce. Local, grass-fed, unfastened range and antibiotic unfastened meats including sausages, floor meats, and nuts, eggs, and cheese: artisan and hand-crafted baked items, gourmand muffins, fudge, alpaca fleece merchandise, and more.
The Westborough Farmer’s Market – Open Thursdays from midday – 6:00 pm through September 28 at the Congregational Church in downtown Westborough.
Featuring: Dozens of varieties of fresh veggies, cage unfastened eggs, Massachusetts maple syrup, wine, pork, lamb, red meat, freshly baked bread, truffles, and artisan goods. They also characteristic stay track and a children’s interest/craft each week.
Framingham Farmers’ Market – Open Thursdays from midday – five:30 thru October 11, at the Village Green/Center Common (60 Edgell Road).
I am featuring: Farm sparkling produce, grass-fed red meat, red meat, fowl, eggs, fresh fish, bread, neighborhood wine, various artists, and an assortment of food artisans.
Marlborough Farmer’s Market – Open Thursdays from 3:00- 6:30 pm (except July 4th) via September 25 at Main Street-Union Common
Featuring: fresh vegetables, organic crafts, pastries, granola, jam, and extra.
Nation info on markets and farms you’re interested in going similarly afield, you could check out the country’s listing/map of farms and markets here.
You also can take a look at our Wicked Local’s list of farm stands inside the region – from Amesbury to Weston.
Did I leave out something? If you’d like to share your favorite nearby places to get fresh food, remark under.