DUMBO

Dumbo Brooklyn Farmers’ Market

DUMBOThe Dumbo Farmers’ Market is enjoying its second year of providing locally sourced foods to home cooks and food lovers in this Brooklyn neighborhood in the shadow of the Manhattan Bridge archway.

When is the market open? Market open Wednesdays, 11:00AM – 7:00PM, 06/07 – 11/15

 Where is the market located? Pearl Street Triangle, 58-80 Pearl Street, Brooklyn, NY

Does the market accept EBT SNAP benefits?  Yes, and to encourage you to use your SNAP card, we offer Health Bucks. Health Bucks are $2 coupons that you receive for every $5 you spend from your SNAP card; you can use the health bucks to buy more fresh fruits and vegetables at the farmers’ market.

What do the vendors sell? Vendors offer a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, fish, meats, dairy; baked goods, specialty foods and plants and flowers; jams & jelly, salad dressings, sauces & salsa, olive oil, chutneys, frozen soups, chocolate, pickles as well as prepared ethnic foods.

Special Events: Throughout the season, the market offers activities for children, including a wild art studio and pumpkin painting. There are food tastings for everyone.

For more information about the Dumbo Farmers’ Market, please visit the website at:  http://downtoearthmarkets.com/markets?region=Brooklyn&market=DUMBO+Farmers+Market

and their Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/search/str/down+to+earth+farmer’s+market+-+dumbo+brooklyn/keywords_search

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Check out what is being picked this week*:
Tomatoes, (round, grape, cherry), Beans, Cucumbers, Pickles, Hot peppers, Sweet Bell Peppers, Onions, Eggplant, Beets, Lettuces, Greens, Cabbages, Sweet Corn, Potatoes, Zucchini, Yellow Squash, Broccoli, Carrots, Blueberries, Cherries, Peaches

*Availability will vary by market, due to differences in growing zones.

Recipe of the week: Yellow Summer Squash in the Oven

This easy recipe from Peg at www.allrecipes.com is easy and quick to prepare!

 

 

 

 

 

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