What’s fresh July 1st 2018.

What’s fresh July 1st 2018.

Get ready for July fourth!

We have everything you need to put together the perfect holiday cook out.  From burgers and beer to pickles and salads you can find what you’re looking for at Schenectady Greenmarket.  And don’t forget the amazing deserts to top off a fantastic celebration.

Music Schedule

10AM – 12PM
Half Moon Tribal Dancers and Drums Along the Mohawk

12PM – 2PM
Bill Ackerbauer

Local Expert

Fresh Taste Table:  Leslie Sawyer

Special Event at the Market!

There will be Yoga at the market with the Hot Yoga Spot in Albany!
Sessions will be 30 minutes and be held 10:30 – 11:00 and 11:15 – 11:45.
Stop by!

Sponsored by BlueShield of Northeastern NY

Community Table

Whispering Willows Wild Care

Children’s Activity

Get ready for the Fouth of July!
Create your own festive flag.

Specials from our Vendors

Mariaville Farm:  Fresh never-frozen Black Angus beef. Fresh never-frozen Pasture raised Chicken. Berkshire pork. Fresh Eggs from our free roaming hens.

Mariaville Mushroom Men: The Mushroom Men now have Mushroom coffee. Fresh Oyster, Shiitake, Lions Mane and Cinnamon cap Chestnut Mushrooms. Also Teas and seasonings.

Maynard Farms:Declare your Independence from the same old choices! Visit the Farmer’s Market to choose from what’s new, fresh and locally grown! Maynard Farms’ flavorful and delicious fruit and veggies will light up your taste buds like fireworks on the Fourth of July. Planning on a patriotic themed meal this July Fourth? Red, White and Blueberries – Strawberries, Raspberries and Blueberries served with pound cake and fresh whipped cream – the ideal summer dessert – easy and delicious. Or is it Cherries you want? We’ll have Sweet Cherries and Tart Cherries – both are an explosion of flavor! Our juicy, flavorful Apricots are sure to please – if you decide to share! You can not get more American than a beautiful Apple – check out our impressive array of crisp, tasty apples. From sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Empire, Macoun and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Eaten out of hand or baked in a traditional all American Apple Pie, you cannot go wrong! Get your Garlic Scapes while you can! Tender and aromatic, but available for only a short time. Don’t miss out. The Snow and Snap Peas are tender and sweet! We’ll have a beautiful selection of baby greens fresh from the greenhouse. Baby Lettuce mixes, Dino Kale, Curly Kale, Swiss Chard. Our fresh pressed Apple Cider is always a welcomed treat – our traditional Orchard Blend and crisp, citrusy Pink Lady Cider. Something for everyone! Thank you from everyone at Maynard Farms – we look forward to seeing you – have a safe and Happy Fourth of July!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

The Schenectady Greenmarket is sponsored in part by BlueShield of Northeastern New York.

Funding for our music program is made possible in part by a grant from the Schenectady County Legislature through its County Initiative Program.

This is what’s fresh for June 10th 2018.

This is what’s fresh for June 10th 2018.

Support the Schenectady Greenmarket!

Join us on Thursday, June 28th for our Summer Celebration!

5:30-7:30 pm
For tickets or more information:
Call Leesa Perazzo – (518) 334-1346

Second Sunday Music Stage

Join us for a special music event this Sunday!
Schenectady Greenmarket welcomes:
Jeanine Ouderkirk

Local Expert

Schenectady City Council

Community Table

Schenectady Recycles

Children’s Activity

Pasta Jewlery

Specials from our Vendors

Mariaville Farm: Fresh never frozen Pasture raised Chicken, $25.00 pork sampler packages. Black Angus beef, Reserve a fall grass fed lamb. Sign up for a meat or egg CSA and start saving $ right away.

Maynard Farms: The wait is over!! Maynard Farms Strawberries are ripe and ready for picking! European Folklore tells that if two people share a double strawberry, they’ll fall in love. Not sure if you’ll find your true love, or maybe you already have, but we know you’ll fall for our Strawberries!! Fresh, flavorful, fragrant and fabulous – what’s not to love? Come by the Farmer’s Market to see for yourself. We’ll also have a beautiful selection of baby greens fresh from the greenhouse. Baby Lettuce mixes, Dino Kale, Curly Kale, Swiss Chard and Baby Spinach. Lots of crisp, tasty apples can also be found at Maynard Farms. From sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Empire, Macoun, Gala and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Our farm fresh Apple Cider is always a welcomed treat – our traditional Orchard Blend, crisp, citrusy Pink Lady Cider and featured this week – GALA Apple Cider!! Sweet and delicious!! Something for everyone! Thank you from everyone at Maynard Farms – we look forward to seeing you!

Puckers Gourmet: The beats flew last weekend!! Our newest ferment – shredded beet fermented with black sesame, lavender and cinnamon will be at market this weekend!
Add this ferment to a salad for amazing crunch and flavor !!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

What’s Fresh is brought to you in part by Blue Shield of Northeastern New York.
Music supported in part by a grant from Schenectady County
What’s fresh for Earth Day at Schenectady Greenmarket?

What’s fresh for Earth Day at Schenectady Greenmarket?

Celebrate Earth Day at the Schenectady Greenmarket!

Come on down, shop, grap some lunch and check out all the funs things going on at market this week!  While you’re there don’t forget to stop by the Earth Day Fair downstairs.

Music Schedule

10am – 12pm

Lecco Morris and Adam Siegel

12pm – 2pm

Ouderkirk/Grudecki Jazz Duo

Local Expert

Community Hospice

Community Table

Give Hope a Home
Northeast Parent and Child Society
Therapeutic Foster family Program

Children’s Activity

Celebrate Earth Day!

Specials from our Vendors

Healing Path Massage:  Jennifer and Deborah will be offering chair massage this Sunday. You’ll be pleasantly surprised at how good you will feel if you stop by and let them loosen up your tight neck, shoulders and back. Give it a try!

Lovin’ Mama Farm:  Certified Organic micro greens, shoots, and greens from the high tunnel. Also, cat grass, living trays of micro greens, and dried flower wreathes.

Mariaville Farm and Mariaville Mushroom Men: Meat and Mushrooms a great combo. Black Angus steaks and fresh Mariaville Mushrooms. Stock up on eggs or share with a friend, 3 dozen $10.00.

Maynard Farms: This Earth Day visit your Farmer’s Market for locally and responsibly grown produce. Visit Maynard Farms to sample the fruits of our every day celebration of the Earth! Lots of crispy and delicious apples – sweet Fuji, Golden Delicious, Ruby Rose, Empire, Macoun, Gala and Red Delicious – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Ida Red, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Bring home a beautiful bouquet of Peach or Apricot Blossoms – pretty and fragrant and a perfect symbol of Spring. As always, our fresh pressed apple cider served cold or hot is always a welcomed treat. And back by popular demand – PINK LADY APPLE CIDER! Delightfully crisp and citrusy, with a distinctly Pink Lady sweetness. Light bodied, but full flavored. Both delicious on their own, or mix with seltzer for a fresh and tasty spritzer. A must try!!! Don’t forget potatoes! Adirondack Red and Yukon Gold. Something for everyone! Satisfying and delicious baked or roasted. Happy Earth Day!! We look forward to seeing you!

Taj Mahal Restaurant: Enjoy our vegan and gluten free Veggie Pattie. Made from lentils and spinach this snack is filling and strolls the market with you.

WASH Green and Clean: We back in full swing. We will have our 4 scents of laundry soap in 3 sizes. We have a sale on our medium bags. On sale 10$ from 12$. We also have a special if you purchase 40$ you get 5$ off a future purchase of 25$ or more. Check out our amazing products and we are looking forward to seeing you Sunday in Proctors from 10-2. Our last market will be 4/29.

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

Don’t forget the Earth Day Fair downstairs at Proctors!
The Schenectady Greenmarket is sponsored in part by BlueShield of Northeastern New York.

Funding for our music program is made possible in part by a grant from the Schenectady County Legislature through its County Initiative Program.

What’s fresh at Schenectady Greenmarket April 15th?

What’s fresh at Schenectady Greenmarket April 15th?

Spring has finally arrived!

Stop by and great and check out all the funs things going on this Sunday, and don’t forget to grab some delicious local taste treats.

Music Schedule

10am – 12pm
Rick and Marilyn

12pm – 2pm

Ken Kimball

Community Table

Octavo Singers

Community Table

Empty Bowls 

Children’s Activity

Robin’s nest a sign of spring!

Specials from our Vendors

Healing Path Massage: Jennifer and Wendell will be offering chair massage this week. Stop by and let them loosen up your tight, sore muscles. Nice weather is coming, get your body ready for being outside.

Lovin’ Mama Farm:  Lots of super fresh, certified organic greens.  Pea shoots, sunflower shoots, 10 types of micro greens (vitality mix, detox mix, spicy radish, micro kale, micro arugula, micro basil, micro cilantro, mustard mix, herb mix), pastured eggs, cat grass, living trays of micro greens, and spring planted greens from the high tunnel, including mesclun, baby kale, and baby arugula.

Maynard Farms:  It’s beginning to look a lot like Spring at Maynard Farms. Starting to feel like it, too! The green house is planted and the Kale and Swiss Chard is really taking off. The Apricot and Plum blossoms are ready to burst. Good thing Maynard Farms has lots of delicious apples to enjoy while we patiently wait for all those fruits and veggies! Crunchy and sweet Fuji, Jonagold, Golden Delicious, Ruby Rose, Empire, Macoun, Gala, Red Delicious and Cortland – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Winecrisp, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Ida Red, Braeburn and Gold Rush. Our fresh pressed apple cider served cold or hot is always a welcomed treat. And back by popular demand – PINK LADY APPLE CIDER! Delightfully crisp and citrusy, with a distinctly Pink Lady sweetness. Light bodied, but full flavored. Both delicious on their own, or mix with seltzer for a fresh and tasty spritzer. A must try!!! Don’t forget potatoes! Adirondack Red and Yukon Gold. Something for everyone! Satisfying and delicious baked or roasted. Think Spring everyone! We look forward to seeing you!

Puckers Gourmet llc: This weekends feature is our fermented asparagus with a Thai fennel orchid!!! Just as tasty as it is beautiful!  Stop by to sample all of our ferments and experience just how good a pickle can be!

Rocket’s Canine Cookies:  Rocket’s will have their signature biscuits along with paw balm, chicken jerky and sweet potato chews. Figaro’s Favorite Cat Treats will have their all natural handmade cat treats in chicken, tuna and salmon.

WASH Green and Clean: WASH Green and Clean will have our whole line of products available. We are having a sale on our medium bags. They are 10$ save 2$. We also will have our natural pet line as well as our natural bug repellent. We will be at market until April 29th. Stock up while you can!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

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The Schenectady Greenmarket is sponsored in part by BlueShield of Northeastern New York.

Funding for our music program is made possible in part by a grant from the Schenectady County Legislature through its County Initiative Program.

What’s Fresh for April 8th 2018

What’s Fresh for April 8th 2018

Forget the weather, spring will be here any minute…

But if you can’t wait stop by and check out all the great treats from our local high tunnels and greenhouses.  Makes you feel like spring has sprung!

Community Table

Empty Bowls 

Children’s Activity

BEES!

 

Specials from our Vendors

Healing Path Massage:
Healing Path Massage will have Jean Marie and Jennifer offering chair massage this Sunday. Stop by and let them loosen you tight muscles and ease pain.

Inspire Wanderlust:  New spring scarves brightly colored and made out of recycled Indian saris!

Maynard Farms:  Spring weather seems to be holding out on us! Maynard Farms knows how to cheer up these dreary days – beautiful, fresh cut Apricot and Peach Blossoms available at the farmers markets this weekend! While you’re at the market, grab some delicious apples. Many wonderful varieties to choose from – crunchy and sweet Fuji, Cameo, Jonagold, Golden Delicious, Ruby Rose, Empire, Macoun, Gala, Red Delicious and Cortland – and tangy to tart Mutsu, Winecrisp, Pink Lady, Stayman Winesap, MacIntosh, Ida Red, Braeburn and Gold Rush. If you are an Evercrisp fan, we are sad to say this weekend will be last call until fall. Get them while you can! As always, our fresh pressed apple cider is a welcomed treat. So versatile, it can be enjoyed in any weather – serve the cider cold on our Spring like days or hot to warm you on our Winter days!! Don’t forget potatoes! Adirondack Blue, Irish White, Adirondack Red and Yukon Gold. Something for everyone! Satisfying and delicious baked or roasted. Think Spring everyone! We look forward to seeing you!

Primo Botanica:  We just got in our 2018 Harvest of our Tanzanian Cacao: new tasty bars with strong flavors of plum coming out of the grinder on Thursday. Also, we’ll be giving out free samples of our cocoa cold brew!

Puckers Gourmet llc: We are proud to bring a wide assortment of ferments to market this weekend. Included in our bounty, DILLY BEANS!!!
Crunchy, with the right amount of garlic and spices …. this has been brought back due to popular demand!! Swing by market this weekend to get your jar and ‘ add a little culture to your life’

WASH Green and Clean: WASH will have our amazing laundry detergents as well as our full line. We are having a sale on our medium bags. They are on sale for 10$ for 50/100 loads. We also have our natural WOOF dog flea and tick spray. It is made with only pure essential oils. We appreciate your loyal support. Thank you very much.

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

 

Thanks for support from:

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Music supported in part by a grant from Schenectady County.
What’s fresh at market Febrary 4th

What’s fresh at market Febrary 4th

We are in the last stretch of winter!

Spring is right around the corner.  Come on down to the market and join the weekly celebration. Not only do we have our usual warm, festive atmosphere, but we also still have lots of root vegetables, greens, meat, and lots more….

Music Schedule

10am – 12pm
Sticks & Strings

12pm – 2pm
Golden Standard

Children’s Activity

Ragby Road

Community Table

Habitat for Humanity of Schenectady County

Specials from our Vendors

Evolve Handcrafted Soap Company:  We have Valentine’s Day gift packages! It comes in a very attractive galvanized steel bucket that you can reuse as a vase or planter. It includes your choice of any two bars of soap plus a handcrafted hardwood soap deck. It’s all wrapped in cellophane and tied with a beautiful ribbon. It makes a wonderful Valentine’s Day, birthday, or anniversary gift. Or it’s just a nice way to treat yourself. All this for $25 plus tax.

Healing Path Massage: We will have Jean Marie and Jennifer offering chair massage this Sunday. If you have any sore or tight muscles in your neck, shoulders, arms or back they would love to help you with those aches and pains. Give them a try.

Hope Valley Farm:  Tomatoes, garlic, red cabbage, butternut squash, acorn squash, red & yellow onions, red white fingerling potatoes, pickled scapes, shallots.

Mosaics by Christine:  Treat your Valentine to that mosaic they have always wanted…or, just treat yourself.

Maynard Farms: Need some healthy snacks for the big game this weekend? Maynard Farms has lots of delicious apples and pears to complete your big game buffet. Fruit platters, add some snap to a salad and something delicious for dessert – from sweet to tart, we have you covered! Empire, Fuji, Golden Delicious, Cameo, Jonagold, Evercrisp, Stayman Winesap, Braeburn, Ida Red, Gold Rush and more!! Bartlett and Bosc pears are a delicious reminder of warmer days….Bartlett are sweet and smooth and Bosc are crunchy and sweet – both are just wonderful. As always, our fresh pressed apple cider, served cold or hot, is always a welcomed treat. Potatoes are a satisfying and healthy side dish – Irish White, Carola Gold, Red Skinned Pink, Adirondack Blue and of course Sweet Potatoes!! All great on their own or toss cut slices of Adirondack Blue and Red Skinned Pink – for you Patriots fans or Irish White for the Eagles fans – with olive oil and sea salt, roast at 350 degrees until crispy for an anti-oxidant rich and delicious side dish!! Thank you to all of our customers from everyone at Maynard Farms!! Look forward to seeing you!

Puckers Gourmet: It’s that time!!!!!
A fresh batch of full garlic sours will be at market this weekend!!!!
Loaded with garlic, probiotics, and flavor!!!!
This pickle is a perfect healthy snack for watching the big game!

These are just some of our specials. With more than sixty vendors who sell prepared food, artisan crafts, fresh veggies, and more, we’ve got everything you need!

Funding for our music program is made possible in part by a grant from the Schenectady County Legislature through its County Initiative Program.

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