Archive | September, 2012

What’s Fresh This Week – September 30

Time to Plan Ahead… The winter holidays will be hear before you know it – so don’t forget to place your orders for meat and poultry for your upcoming celebrations! Make sure to talk to your farmer at the market this weekend! What’s Fresh This Week Quincy Farm: Delicious golden rave, pingpong, and beefsteak tomatoes; […]

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What’s Fresh This Week – September 23

Hello Fall! As we say good bye to the summer season, we embrace the new fall season and all it has to offer. What’s Fresh This Week Adirondack Flower Farm: Freshly harvested raw honey; maple goodies including maple cotton candy; fresh cut flower arrangements. Hope Valley Farm: Arugula, beets with edible tops, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, […]

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Lloyd Keeps Me Sweet – A Talk with Lloyd Spear

If you think that a transition from the corporate world to the world of beehives and honey is an unlikely one, you probably haven’t talked to Lloyd Spear. However, I was lucky enough to visit him at his honey house and learn how he got into making honey. Spear grew up on a dairy farm […]

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What’s Fresh This Week – September 16

Variety of Vegetables! This time of the growing season enables us to be creative with our eating. We are still enjoying late summer produce like tomatoes and peppers, plus we have the beginnings of fall harvest like squashes. Stop by this Sunday and see the variety of vegetables our vendors have to offer. What’s Fresh […]

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What’s Fresh This Week – September 9

Back to School Time! It’s that time of year again: back to school! It’s time for food to fuel the body and brain. We have what you need here at Schenectady Greenmarket! Get the day started with hearty granola or muesli, fresh fruit, and local milk. A brown-bag lunch packed with a peanut butter and […]

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