If you're looking for a genuine, farm-to-table experience, then the Newport Farmers' Market is a must-see for you May to October, Wednesdays and Saturdays 9a -2p Rain or Shine.
A gathering of farmers and craftspeople sell items that they have made or grown to the local public.
Produce, Vegetables, plants, fruits, jams, pickles, meats, eggs, Vermont maple syrup, baked goods, wood products, hot food, herbs, annuals, perennials, breads, tables, cards, and lots more await.
The weather is fabulous and everything is growing and growing. That means more produce and more vendors. So stop by the market, picky up eggs, baked goods, a well-cooked and delicious meal to take home, meats, fresh vegetables and many other items.
Do you know where your meat came from?
Back by popular demand are the Hills and their great selection of farm fresh meat. Home raised, pasteured , well cared for animals provide meat worth eating! No hormones, no antibiotics - just healthy meat, locally produced. Read their book and look at the photos of their farm. See for yourself how to care for animals in the healthiest possible way.
Lots more vegetables coming in fast - scallions, radish, beet greens, spinach, bok choi, chard and many different kinds of salad greens.
So that takes care of the first course and there are many choices for dessert. In fact grab a coffee and check out a piece or three from the many different pies and other desserts available each week. There is seating available! Cheese Cake is also back! And as usual, there will be samples. Come hungry.
Found those "garden gaps" yet? Roxana Bailey from Ridgehill Nursery has the solutions to any garden problems. Strong and healthy plants, great variety and many color choices!