Amherst Winter Farmers’ Market Markets every Saturday through March except MLK weekend 1/18 10AM-2PM Amherst Regional Middle School 170 Chestnut Street view map
March Match! Swipe your SNAP/EBT card and get matched up to $5. Thank you to all who made this possible…
GROW FOOD AMHERST SUSTAINABLE LIVING WORKSHOPS — EVERY MARKET AT NOON
3/8 Practical Backyard Composting - David Lovler
3/15 Growing Veggies in Small Spaces: Containters and Vertical Gardening - Charlotte Vesel 3/22 Growing Tomatoes in your Home Garden - Ryan Voiland, Red Fire Farm 3/29 What Does Zero Waste Mean for the Pioneer Valley? - Susan Waite, Amherst Recycling Coordinator and members of Valley Zero Waste
All workshops take place in the Professional Development Center: classroom directly across the hallway from the rear right cafeteria door. For more info on Grow Food Amherst: http://www.growfoodamherst.org/
Morning – Matt Delaney and Dennis Caraher playing acoustic roots-rock.
Afternoon – Hartsbrook School
3/8 Vendor Specials
Gray Dog’s Farm will be bringing eggs this week
Cozy Home Critters back with dog treats and animal beds
Jewelry from La Vitalis, Beads by Alexa and Gabby, and Jane Lyon
Pioneer Valley 4-H with handmade bags
***Unfortunately Choice Farm will not be there with flowering branches, as mentioned in the newsletter
Upcoming events at market:
Spring seed swap - Where one person’s unwanted seeds are another person’s gold. We will be designating a table for this March 15th, 22nd and 29th.
Sponsor Appreciation Day, March 29th – Saying thank you to Collective Copies, Common Capital, Florence Savings Bank, Easthampton Savings Bank, UMass Extension, UMass Student Farm, and Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce for making the market possible.
VEGETABLES & MUSHROOMS & FLOWERS
Choice Farm, MycoTerra, Queen’s Greens, Red Fire Farm, Simple Gifts Farm, Winter Moon Roots
HERBALS & BODY CARE