Orange County 2014 Farmers' Markets
Spring is in full bloom and the Farmers’ Markets are open!
Visit your local farmers’ market for the freshest selection of seasonal products. Late spring is the best time for asparagus, salad greens, fiddleheads, strawberries and sugar snap peas!
Below is a list of Orange County Farmers' Markets:
Historic Erie Railroad Station, Winkler Place
Wednesday 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-2pm
June 4th - November 1st
Town Hall, 183 Main St.
Route 17A opposite Quick Check
Church Park, Main & S. Church Streets
Erie Way between Grove & Cottage
Museum Village • 1010 Route 17M
Clinton St. next to municipal lot
Mid July-Early November
Downing Park, Rte 9W & South St.
Newburgh Mall, parking lot 1401 Route 300
Broadway between Landers & Johnston
Mid May-Mid October
New & Main St.
Municipal parking lot between Front and Ball Streets
240 Route 17 • Tuxedo Train Station
I Municipal Square• Intersection of Scofield & Orchards Sts
South St parking lot
West Point/Town of Highlands
Municipal lot across from West Point Visitors Center
Area Development Online
Amy’s Kitchen, a producer of natural and organic convenience foods and frozen specialty foods, will invest nearly $100 million to establish a 500,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Goshen, New York. The construction of the organic food manufacturing plant is expected to create nearly 700...
The Warwick Advertiser
GOSHEN —Assemblywoman Annie Rabbitt (R-I-C-Greenwood Lake) honored local onion farmer and agriculture advocate Chris Pawelski in her effort to highlight the current needs of the Black Dirt agricultural community.
“Our community, the Black Dirt Region and all of our state...
The Times Union
As a fourth-generation family farmer at Pawelski Farms in Orange County, I can tell you the overwhelming majority of farmworkers in New York have nothing to do with the groups lobbying for the passage of the Farm Workers Fair Labor Practices Act or the issues surrounding it.
Cornwall — On the minds of some of the dozen-or-so visitors heading out on the maple sugar tours at the Hudson Highland Nature Museum Saturday was whether the sap in the hundreds of trees on the former farm property would be flowing.
Farming Our Future Welcomes National Figure to Speak: Focus on food systems and community involvement01/07/2013 Farming Our Future
Craryville, New York, January 7, 2013 - FamilyFarmed founder and President Jim Slama, a national figure in the local-food movement, will deliver the keynote address at the second annual Farming Our Future – Growing Food, Farms, and Community conference on February 23rd, 2013 at Taconic Hills...
The Impact Of Drought On Farmers Larger Than You Think: Record crop insurance payments for growers nationwide don’t include most vegetable growers.12/10/2012 Growing Produce
The drought of 2012 had a significant impact on most growers across the nation. But while commodity farmers of crops like corn, wheat, and soybeans were able to write off their crops before the harvest was even upon them, vegetable growers haven’t been so lucky.
As of mid-...
The Putnam County News and Recorder
New York – New York State and federal officials remind those affected by Hurricane Sandy that they have 30 days left to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for possible federal disaster assistance.
Applications must be received by Monday, Dec. 31...
FLORIDA — Gary Glowaczewski of R&G Produce in Goshen still remembers the devastation Hurricane Irene brought to his and other Black Dirt farms last year.
But R&G's clients, which include farmers markets in Staten Island, Queens and the Bronx, stuck with them and helped them out....
Central New York -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Monday designated 29 counties in New York as disaster areas due to damages and losses from drought and excessive heat beginning in June.
The counties are: Madison, Oneida, Cortland, Seneca, Lewis, Jefferson, Tompkins, Yates,...
The Wall Street Journal
When Jeremy Kidde and Jason Grizzanti started their cider business a decade ago, there was no one to give advice on the intricacies of fermenting apples.
Still, they spied an opportunity: There were no competitors in the market. There was only one problem: There was no market.