Month: August 2018

E-Update September 1, 2018
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E-Update September 1, 2018

We’re celebrating sunflowers this weekend! Bring a smile to your face, sunshine to your home, or a burst of color to your holiday picnic table with a single stem or a whole bouquet!  Click here to see this week’s e-update,

Sunflower Glory!!
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Sunflower Glory!!

BE A SUNFLOWER — STAND TALL AND FOLLOW THE SUN!! Early September brings thoughts of chilly nights and colorful trees.  I can’t think of anyone in the Northeast who doesn’t look forward to fall and the beautiful weather it brings especially after enduring the hot summer heat.  But, until then, we enjoy the fruits of...

E-update August 25, 2018
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E-update August 25, 2018

August is winding down and the market is showing the first signs of fall this weekend with the arrival of winter squash and a plethora of pears. But don’t let the tastes of summer slip away — stock up on peaches, tomatoes, sweet corn, peppers and more, and preserve them for the winter by canning...

E-Update August 18, 2018
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E-Update August 18, 2018

Whether you like to grow them, eat them or can them (or all of the above), we have something for you this weekend. Come celebrate one of summer’s tastiest treasures. Discover a favorite new heirloom, learn some new tips for preserving and growing tomatoes, chow down on fried green tomatoes and say cheers with a...

Tomato Day 2018
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Tomato Day 2018

It’s tomato time! Come celebrate summer’s shining star in all its glorious forms. Taste test your way through a table of farm-fresh heirlooms, savor their subtle nuances and chat with Penn State Master Gardener Sophia Feller about the many varieties of tomatoes grown in the Lehigh Valley. Watch Chef Ada Chandler as she demonstrates ‘How...

E-Update August 11, 2018
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E-Update August 11, 2018

When you shop at a your local farmers market, not only are you getting the freshest, most flavorful food you can find, your money stays closer to home too! But you probably already know that. Help us grow the local food revolution by spreading the good word to your friends and neighbors! Let them know...

E-Update August 4, 2018
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E-Update August 4, 2018

PEACH DAY 2018!! From bushels of fresh-picked freestone peaches to five types of peach pie, to cobblers and crumbles, and donuts and danish — you name it, we’ll have it! Oh, and did we mention homemade peaches n cream ice cream? And fresh squeezed peach lemonade? Or peach upside down cake, and peach cobbler parfaits?...