Jun 04 2014

Gearing Up For a Fabulous
Sunday Farmers’ Market


Get your week off to a terrific start by picking up some healthy food at the Farmers’ Market and learning everything you need to know to enjoy bicycling in Hunterdon County. Our Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Dvoor Farm on the Route 12 circle in Raritan Township.

fulperLand Trust Special

Fulper Farms hosts this week’s Land Trust Special where you will receive $2 off your total purchase. Stop by the Land Trust booth first to get your coupon. Don’t forget, you need to be a Land Trust Supporter within the past year to take advantage of this special deal.

What’s New

You can view this week’s Jersey Fresh Availability and Forecast Report here.

Recipe

Here’s an easy-to-make yogurt smoothie that’s power-packed with natural goodness for your body. Yogurt can be purchased from Fulper Farms, wheatgrass from Hollandview Farm, and strawberries from Phillips Farms or Sandbrook Meadow Farm.

Strawberry Wheatgrass Smoothie

yogurt yummyIngredients:

  • 2 cups vanilla or plain almond milk
  • 3 tablespoons vanilla or plain yogurt
  • 2 cups fresh strawberries
  • ½ frozen wheatgrass pulp
  • 1 teaspoon maca root powder

Preparation:

Combine all ingredients in your blender and blend until smooth. Serve immediately. Makes two servings.

Recipe is a variation of one created by freelance health writer Bianca Osbourne.

Special Events

For our annual Bike Day, HART Commuter Information Services will visit the market and offer free bicycle helmet fittings; bicycle route maps and local ride information and bike safety information. A “League of American Bicyclists” certified instructor will also be available to answer your bicycling questions. HART is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting sustainable transportation in Hunterdon County by working with commuters, employers and communities.

New Jersey Audubon Society offers premium black oil sunflower seed and beautiful cedar bird houses and bird feeders that are all marked with the “Jersey Grown” label. Profits raised go toward restoring grassland bird habitat in New Jersey.

Want tips on making your garden grow? Well, the Masters Gardeners will return to the Farmers’ Market to answer all your planting questions.

Music

Chuck Schaeffer steps into the music tent to perform country and rockabilly music. You can learn more about him on his website.

See you Sunday!


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