Every Wednesday 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Starting June 15 – October 5, 2016
The East Greenbush Community Library and
Greenbush Area YMCA are accepting vendors
for our 2016 Farmers’ Market.
Join us as we bring healthy living to our community.
Located in the Parking Lot between the Library and the YMCA
Planned Farms and Vendors for 2016
Tarbox Farms Earth’s Bounty*
The Tarbox Farm has been family owned and operated since 1994 with the fourth generation involved in the dairy, vegetable and beef business. The farm practices are based on Cornell Research using environmentally safe and sustainable practices. We have raised beef for our family without antibiotics and hormones for many years.
Offerings include apples, berries, baked goods, cheese, cut flowers, eggs, greenhouse plants, honey, maple syrup, meat, pumpkins, sweet corn, vegetables, jelly and quilts.
Trusted Roots Farm* (vegetables & plants)
Our mission is to farm as stewards of the land, working with natural cycles to create a symphony of healthy soil, animals, community, and great food. Offerings will be available each week of vegetables, plants and eggs.
Swartz Dairy & Produce* (vegetables and fruits)
Swartz Dairy & Produce is a 5th generation dairy, fruit & vegetable farm located in southern Rensselaer County, NY, known for our strawberries & pumpkins! Offerings each week will include vegetables in season, and fruits and in the fall we have our pumpkins and gourds.
Red Oak Farm* (fruit, vegetables, herbs)
Red Oak Farm is a NOFA-NY Certified Organic farm. We are located on 85 acres of open pasture, cultivated cropland and woodlands, 60 acres of which is under an agricultural conservation easement. We currently manage about 12 acres planted in vegetables, berries, apples, herbs and open pasture for our heritage-breed laying hens. Our farm specializes in greens, fruit, storage and late/early season crops, as well as both culinary and medicinal herbs. http://www.redoakfarmny.com/
Gold Krest Farm (fruit, vegetables, plants, flowers)
Gold Krest has been a family owned business for 78 yrs.We grow only the best varieties of vegetables and we pick them by the hour, not by the day; making it sometimes only minutes from our field to your table.
*Farms certified in the NYS Department and Agriculture and Markets Nutrition Program (FMNP). These farms can accept checks from the Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) and the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program.
Worldling’s Pleasure (cheese spreads & baked goods)
We are a small, family owned and operated maker of gourmet cheeses, spreads, and sweet breads established in 2007. We make all of our products by hand in small batches to ensure the utmost in quality. Additionally, we use as many ingredients in our cheeses and spreads as possible that are local to the Capital District of Upstate New York, thereby supporting the community and guaranteeing the freshness and superior quality of our products. We also offered freshly made baked goods each week.
Carol’s Place (prepared food truck)
Weekly Grab and Go freshly made dinners available each week. Dinners can be also reserved by calling 271-7700 and give your name and what time you wish to pick it up during the market. Dinner menus are posted on our website.
Grafton Mountain Soap Works (handmade soaps, candles and lotions)
Enjoy the thick luxurious lather from our handmade soaps. With 10 years of experience we bring you handcrafted quality you can trust! Weekly offerings of goat milk soaps in various scents, hand poured soy candles and lotions & butters.
Barkeater Coffee Roasters (coffee)
Great selections of freshly roasted, small batch coffee in a variety of flavors.
Homemade Jams & Jellies (jams, jellies, gift boxed jams, gift baskets)
Delicious homemade jams and jellies made by Claudia Russell of Homemade Jams and Jellies in Averill Park NY. All made with locally hand picked fruit in small batches. Flavors will vary depending on what fresh fruits are available.
T&S Concessions (fresh popped Kettle Corn)
50 Shades of Soup (salads, soups and pressed juices)
Mort’s Maple (maple syrup, maple candy, maple cream)
Community Tent Schedule
June 15 – Folk and Rock ‘n’ Roll Music from the 1960’s to the present by FOGAlbany –
June 22 – Folk Music by Israel Singer (“As Iz”) – https://www.reverbnation.com/theizz
June 29 – Food Demonstration by Cornell Cooperative Extension
Photos from 2014 Market