Author: Farmers' Market Staff

ACE ‘Artists on Call’ at EFM
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ACE ‘Artists on Call’ at EFM

The Arts Community of Easton has been a long-time member of the arts movement in Easton and also a long-time vendor at EFM.  In 2018 ACE began a new chapter in their initiative at EFM with workshops and demonstrations by ACE artists every Saturday.  The ‘Artists on Call’ share their talents and knowledge with children...

E-Update, July 21, 2018
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E-Update, July 21, 2018

Sweet Corn, Slicing Tomatoes and Zucchini 500!!  Get ready to play with your food, because our 12th Annual Zucchini 500 rolls into Centre Square this Saturday. It’s the one time of year when we actually condone fast food at the market!  Click here to see this week’s e-update.

E-Update, July 14, 2018
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E-Update, July 14, 2018

Nothing makes us happier than seeing children experiencing the market and enjoying their community. We strive to help children develop a reverence for the earth, and an appreciation for their food and the people who grow it. It’s our hope that we’re growing a generation that embraces farming, lives like a local, and eats with...

E-Update, July 7, 2018
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E-Update, July 7, 2018

Like all cities, Easton has transformed itself many times over in the past two centuries. Those of us that live, work and play in Easton today all posses our own unique memories. Whether you lived through the great flood, shopped downtown during the hustle and bustle of the mid-century or discovered the city after its...

The Farmer is IN!
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The Farmer is IN!

Farmer Nate Thomas:  “All Life Begins 100% Pure…We Feed Life Accordingly. From mother’s first milk, you can be sure that our animals receive only the healthiest nutrition.” Breakaway Farms takes extra steps to ensure you receive the finest meats, poultry and eggs.  Stop by and talk with Pete Fischer, the face of Breakaway Farms’ at...

We’re Stylin’ with Our Friends
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We’re Stylin’ with Our Friends

We never take it for granted — you voted us the ‘Best Seasonal Farmers’ Market’ for a fifth consecutive year in LEHIGH VALLEY STYLE magazine’s Best of the Lehigh Valley.  We are honored to have earned this distinction again and thank everyone who cast their votes for the Easton Farmers’ Market.  And some of our...

E-Update June 30, 2018
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E-Update June 30, 2018

In today’s world of online shopping and automated everything, there’s something so soul satisfying about a farmers’ market, about the connection you feel when you buy directly from the person who created your food. The person who labored in the muddy fields to grow your vegetables. The person who kept the blossoms on the fruit...

E-Update June 23, 2018
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E-Update June 23, 2018

June Bee Jamboree is this Saturday!   Pennsylvania’s Honey Queen, as well as the American Honey Queen, will join us and share information on beekeeping, display a mini hive, offer sweet recipes, kids crafts and honey sticks. Their tent will be a designated POP location for kids so be sure to have your little ones stop...

The Farmer is IN!!
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The Farmer is IN!!

Candy and Lloyd Traven purchased the Peace Tree Farm property in Bucks County, Pennsylvania in 1983. They have grown Peace Tree Farm from ‘the little greenhouses up on the hill’ to an established and respected operation among international horticulture. Lloyd is a technology guru and advocate for small growers, being among the first to successfully...

National Pollinator Week 2018
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National Pollinator Week 2018

National Pollinator Week, June 18-24, is a time to celebrate pollinators and spread the word about what you can do to protect them.  Eleven years ago the U.S. Senate’s unanimous approval and designation of a week in June as “National Pollinator Week” marked a necessary step toward addressing the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations....