Jul 27 2012

July 29th at the Farmers’ Market, Water – keeping it clean (and fun!)


July 29th at the Farmers’ Market, Water – keeping it clean (and fun!)

This Sunday, July 29th, at the Farmers’ Market we’ll be taking a look at some of the many ways water is crucial to our well being. Delaware Riverkeeper will be on hand to talk about their work to maintain, monitor, and restore the River and its tributaries. And Paddle Creek of Frenchtown will be at our Community Corner tent to fill you in on the many ways you can get out and enjoy the Delaware.

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Jul 05 2012

Kids Explore Dvoor July 8th!


Are you looking for a fun, interactive way to teach your kids about the importance of local food and healthy eating habits? Come to the Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market this Sunday for Kids Explore Dvoor.  Children ages 7 -11 are invited to a special tour of the market. From 10:00 to 11:30 kids will help shop for and take part in a cooking demonstration. Space is limited to the first 20 children, so stop by the land trust’s booth early and let us know if your child wants to participate! After the cooking demonstration, there will be an art project and scavenger hunt under the central market tent, so come and make a day of it! 111 Mine Street, Flemington – right on the Route 12 Circle. The market is open Sundays 9 am to 1 pm.

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May 16 2012

Farmers’ Market Opens Sunday, May 20th


Farmers’ Market Opens Sunday, May 20th

Six seasons of local food at the Historic Dvoor Farm.

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Jan 15 2012

Ecology and Community


Ecology and Community

Organizations like the Hunterdon Land Trust are built of relationships similar to the connections between living things in the natural world.

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Sep 29 2011

Pepper Goes to the Farmers’ Market


Good news! My people brought me to the HLT Farmers’ Market.

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Sep 18 2011

After Storm, Back to the Market


After Storm, Back to the Market

Hope everyone stayed safe and dry during Hurricane Irene. Now that the storm is over, it’s time to get back to the Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market on Sunday. Learn about organic food and farming from NOFA-NJ and relax to the world beats and percussion of Mike Wojik. Members of the Hunterdon Land Trust get $1 off any bouquet of flowers from Sowsian Farm …

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Jul 15 2011

Good Food and Big Smiles at Farmers’ Market


Shopping at a local farmers’ market means you are helping ensure that farms and farming families remain in your community, and you are creating a healthy and secure food future for the Garden State.

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Feb 15 2011

Farmers’ Market Benefits Local Economy


The Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market contributes to both healthy meals and a healthy local economy, according to a study conducted by the nonprofit organization. Using a survey tool specifically designed to measure the impact of public markets on local economies the land trust found a total economic benefit of over $2.6 million during its 28 week, 2010 market …

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Jan 03 2011

A Remarkable Year for the Land Trust


Happy new year to all our friends and supporters. With your help, the Land Trust has had a banner year. In early 2010 the Dvoor Farm was listed on the National and NJ Register of Historic Places, and, as of two weeks ago, we moved our offices into the farmhouse. Our farmers’ market had record attendance; it was featured in the NJN series “NJ Fresh,” and the NJ Secretary of Agriculture visited for a press event. Most significant of all, our numerous preservation projects (including a 130-acre farm …

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