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July 27 Storm Announcement

The market will be closed today due to inclement weather. We apologize for the late notice. Please visit your local farm stands and weekday markets for your fresh-from-the-farm goodness.

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What’s fresh this week – July 27th

Summer News   There are quite a few things that come to the market during the summer months. In addition to all the amazingly delicious veggies, the market would like you to be aware of the following programs currently going on…   New York Fresh Connect   The Fresh Connect program is an initiative that […]

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What’s fresh this week – July 20th

Celebrate summer flavors The flavors of summer are about to come into full swing. Our farmers’ booths are brimming with delicious choices for you to savor and enjoy throughout the week for breakfast, lunch, dinner and, of course, dessert. One of the simplest, most traditional desserts our Market Staff can think of is cobbler. Cobbler is easily put […]

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What’s fresh this week – July 13th

I Love My Farmers Market! The market is starting to offer the seasonal deliciousness that goes along with the warmer weather. Sweet corn and tomatoes have made their first appearances at the market along with the fresh and fleeting berries that make summer sweet. Do you love coming to Schenectady Greenmarket? American Farmland Trust has kicked […]

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Here’s a sneak peek at next week’s Farm Tour!

  [UPDATE: We've had to cancel this Saturday's farm tour. But don't fret! We will still be holding our September 13th tour. September stops include Barber's Family Farm, Smyth/Cid Pottery and Wellington's Herbs and Spices. Tickets will be available soon.] Next weekend, Schenectady Greenmarket will be hosting a fun-filled farm tour. Have you gotten your […]

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What’s fresh this week – July 6th

Berries, cherries and the sweet taste of summer Have you noticed that every week the market is filled with more and more fresh-from-the-field goodness? Summer has kicked into full-gear and so has the bounty of our farms. This week strawberries, blueberries and cherries will be filling our market stalls but they won’t be around for […]

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What’s fresh this week – June 29th

Let us help you plan your picnic Believe it or not, next Friday is the Fourth of July and this weekend’s market is your last chance to pick up the necessary items for your picnic entertaining. Grab some hummus, spreads, cheese and crackers for amazing starters. Stop by our meat vendors for steaks, hamburgers, chicken and chops […]

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What’s fresh this week – June 22nd

Tickets now available! We are happy to announce that tickets are now on sale for our July 12th farm tour. EverySunday the farmers come to Schenectady, now you can visit them! We invite you to spend a day with market friends and get an inside look into how your favorite local foods are crafted and grown. A coach […]

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What’s fresh this week – June 15th

I Love My Farmers Market! Summer is here and the market is starting to offer the seasonal deliciousness that goes along with the warmer weather. Berries have begun to appear at market stalls and from this point on, summer’s bounty will bring color and flavor to the market. Do you love coming to Schenectady Greenmarket? If […]

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What’s fresh this week – June 8th

  Sights and sounds of the market  This past weekend saw a record number of people walk through the market – over 6,000! It was a gorgeous day to take in the beautiful colors of plants, herbs and veggies, listen to great music, and savor the delicious food our vendors have to offer.This Sunday looks to […]

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