The Chelsea Farmers’ Market features local farmers and food makers who offer seasonal fruits and vegetables; pasture-raised meats, chicken, and eggs; fresh fish; delicious breads and baked goods; pickles; and much more. We create a community around neighborhood farmers’ markets, supporting regional agriculture and small businesses.
When is the market open? Market open Saturdays, 9:00AM – 4:00PM, 05/06 – 11/18
Where is the market located? On the sidewalk on the North side of 23rd St., East of 9th Ave.
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
For more information about the Pleasantville Farmers’ Market, please visit the website at: http://downtoearthmarkets.com/markets?region=Manhattan&market=Chelsea+Farmers+Market and their Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/dtechelseafarmersmarket/
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!