Sunday, August 23
ELM STREET PLAYGROUND
ABFM: promoting good food, supporting sustainable agriculture, and building community since 2009
THIS WEEK'S HIGHLIGHTED SUPPORTER
STATE REP. TAMI L. GOUVEIA
Representative Tami Gouveia loves to support the work of the Acton-Boxborough Farmers Market, as both an Acton resident and a legislator. She frequently visits the market for fresh fruits and vegetable that she uses for home-cooked meals with family and friends. A leader in public health advocacy, Tami understands the important role local farmers markets play in enhancing community health and reducing carbon emissions. She is proud to support the ABFM and farmers throughout the Commonwealth.
PO Box 2471, Acton
2020 SEASONAL VENDORS
COOKIE LADY TREATS
We specialize in high-quality, unique flavors of cookies like blueberries and cream and coffee chip. We also make homemade marshmallows, graham crackers, cheesecake, breads, gift baskets for all occasions, and much more!
Pre-order Information: Please send your order by email to Cookielady11@gmail.com
GRIFFIN HALL FARMS
Here at the farm, our product may be small, but our goals are big! We offer an entirely sustainable product which includes biodegradable packaging. Our microgreens are a nutrient dense super food packing superior taste and flavor and they’re also grown and harvested sustainably. All byproducts of the microgreens including soil, roots and seed are fed back to our free-range chickens who eat what they choose and turn the remainder into compost for our garden.
Pre-order Information: Please send your order by email to GriffinHallFarms@gmail.com
West Townsend, MA
HABIBI'S GOURMET FOODS
Habibi Gourmet Foods presents the very best authentic Egyptian and Lebanese food. It is healthy, delicious, and made from fresh ingredients, with no added preservatives.
Pre-order Information: Please view our menu and text your order to 617.460.5382.
1070 Belmont Street, Watertown, MA
LASZLO FAMILY FARM'S SITZENS PET PRODUCTS
Pet Foods made fresh weekly and grown on our Massachusetts farm! Whole meat proteins, raw and cooked meals, hand-milled barley and rye biscuits and kibble, training aids, dietary supplements, smoked bones, hearty chews, and natural toys. Every purchase your pet makes supports our continuing work conserving Heritage Breeds of livestock. Enhance your pet’s daily, weekly, and monthly diet with our farm-fresh SITZENS products and watch their good health grow! Thank you for supporting our farm.
386 Turnpike Road, Ashby, MA
LILAC HEDGE FARM
Lilac Hedge Farm raises beef, pork, lamb and poultry using sustainable natural methods. We believe in community, food raised with integrity and being good stewards of the land. We take great pride in the care and well being of our animals. We breed our flocks for mothering ability, disease resistance and hardiness, rather than the most rapid rate of weight gain.
Pre-order Information: Please visit www.LilacHedgeFarm.com/store by midnight Thursday and select the Acton Boxborough Farmers Market as your pickup option at checkout.
32 Walnut Street, Berlin, MA
Delicious and nutritious spray-free vegetables and all natural, pasture-raised eggs
35 Byfield Road, Ashburnham, MA
PURPLE CARROT BREAD COMPANY
Pre-order Information:Please visit www.PurpleCarrotBreadCo.com and click on the Farm Market Offerings link. All orders must be received 48h in advance.
107 Merrimack Street, Lowell MA
Snowplace Farm, a USDA Organic Certified family farm founded in 2014, is committed to sustainable and biodynamic agriculture practices. From seed to harvest we integrate “ethical organic” principles into all aspects of our growing process and never use chemicals, synthetics, herbicides or insecticides. We offer fresh fruits and vegetables: heirlooms, Agricultural Award Winners, Ark of Taste slow foods, from the rare and unusual to conventional classics. We also offer free-range chicken and duck eggs from our heritage breed flocks.
721 Goodrich Street, Lunenburg, MA
VALICENTI PASTA FARM
Valicenti Pasta Farm is a small pasta company made up of a small group of people who work diligently to make beautiful fresh pasta, unique ravioli varieties, and small-batch sauces. We farm our own ingredients and partner with other small farms and producers to source what we don’t grow ourselves. We use only real ingredients in our products — no preservatives, no hormones, and nothing artificial or synthetic.
11 Monument Square, Hollis, NH
THIS WEEK'S ADDITIONAL VENDORS
BEE FIELDS FARM
Bee Field Farm medicinal garden contains more than 100 different herbs. All the flowers and shrubs planted in our garden have been planted for their medicinal, edible, or pollination uses. We use biodynamic gardening practices to enhance and enrich the fertility of our beautiful garden. Our preparation process is very simple: we harvest, strip, sort, clean, infuse, pour, pack, and label our products by hand. Wilton, NH
DORIS' PERUVIAN PASTRIES CORP.
We proudly serve a vast range of Peruvian pastries, using only select ingredients and the original recipes from Peru. It is our desire to introduce our clients to a level of flavor and delicacy they have yet to experience, and that can be achieved only through our exquisite pastries. We promise you will enjoy the rich taste of our culture! Marlborough, MA
NUTTY BIRD GRANOLA
Our mission at Nutty Bird Granola is to take the best mix of premium nuts and oats, and add a touch of sweetness with maple syrup and honey, to create a one-of-a-kind, handcrafted granola. Sherborn, MA
JENNIFER'S HANDMADE SOAP
Jennifer's Handmade Soap makes vegetable-based soaps, using only natural oils from coconut, palm, castor seed, and avocado. These natural oils softly clean and moisturize your skin, leaving it feeling silky smooth and completely pampered. Ayer, MA
You will notice some changes at the market this season so that we can keep our patrons, vendors, and volunteers healthy and safe. Read about those changes on our website, www.ABFarmersMarket.org.
See you at the Market!