Dreaming of beautiful gardens

Believe it or not, now is the time to start planning your garden. This Sunday the Schenectady County Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions and give advice on the best way to start seeds indoors.

Looking for a little garden inspiration? Check out this site. The Old Farmer’s Almanac has tons of sample plans, videos and other great resources.

Photo by Laura Rush via Flickr

 What’s fresh 

Barbers Farm: The cold weather and snow are keeping us out of our hoop houses and away from our lovely greens! We hope to be back next week with delicious, fresh produce.

Bella Terra Farm: Turkey bacon, naturally smoked with no nitrates, turkey parts, wings, drumsticks and thighs, boneless turkey breast roast too! Herbal vinegar, elderberry syrup, all natural cough syrup and fire cider too.

Café NOLA: We’re inside the market this week so stop by and see us. Blackened catfish, mac & cheese, dirty rice and freshly squeezed lemonade.

Earthly Remedies by Erin: NEW perfume and cologne roll-ons and sprays! Now back in stock – hand and face cream.

Healing Path Massage: Jennifer and John will be offering chair massage this Sunday. Stop by and let them help you with your sore, cold, winter muscles. You’ll be glad you did!

Merry Hill Farm: Alpaca yarn, roving, knitting and felting kits. Alpaca socks, gloves, mittens, hats, scarves and felted boot inserts. This week we’ll have felted hats in new colors!

Saratoga Crackers Co.: We have a new creation from the crackery! Hot pepper cheddar will be available this Sunday. Pick up this and your other favorites at the market this week!

Variety Vendors

Earthly Remedies by Erin
Hudson-Chatham Winery
Pika’s Farm Table
Skinner’s Sugarbush
Smyth/Cid Pottery
Studio 55
Susie’s Climax Creations
Tara Kitchen


Market Stage:
10-12  Blame Arthur Guinness
12-2   Deb Fish and the Crowd Pleasers

Lower Stage:
10-12  Kurt Siegel
12-2   Jody Radez

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