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Farmers' Market Season 2013

June 11- Oct 29
Tuesday, 12-6PM
The Plaza at the Science Center, Harvard University

 

Thanksgiving Market 2013!

This year, the Farmers' Market at Harvard holds a special Thanksgiving market on Tuesday, November 26th, from 12-5:30 on the Science Center Plaza. 

Thankgiving Market participating vendors:

  • Lanni Orchards
  • E.L. Silvia
  • Plato's Organic Farm
  • John Crow Farm
  • Cape Ann Fresh Catch
  • Danish Pastry House
  • When Pigs Fly
  • 7ate9 Cheesecake
  • Taza Chocolate
  • Q's Nuts
  • The Warren Farm and Sugarhouse
  • Samira's Homemade
  • C&C Lobster
  • Culinary Cruisers
  • Valicenti Organico
  • Soluna Garden Farm
  • Stow Greenhouses
  • ... plus Patti from On The Edge Knife Sharpening to sharpen your knives for turkey carving and gourd hacking! 

Kids Read-Aloud

In a collaboration with the Cambridge Public Library, the children's librarians at the CPL visit the farmers' market weekly from 2:30-3PM for a kids read-aloud, beginning the week of July 9 and ending Aug 27. Read-alouds often accompanied by simple kids cooking activities with ChopChop Magazine. All ages welcome! 

 

Skill-sharing

→All skill share tables happen next to the market manager table unless otherwise noted.

  • Jun 18 - FAS Green Program, FreeCycle
  • Jun 25- BU Advocates for Literacy in Environmental Sciences, Till or No-Till? (12-1PM)
  • Jul 2 - Tea, Worms, and Bins - Three Ways to Compost with Helen Snively and the Harvard Community Gardeners (12:30-1:30)
  • Jul 9 - Cape Ann Fresh Catch, How to Fillet a Fish (4PM)
  • Jul 16 - Steph Zabel and Dr. Jennifer Zartarian, Common Herbs and their Medicinal Uses (4:30PM)
  • Jul 23 - Florrie Wescoat and Aline Newton, Tree Tour of Harvard Yard (4PM)
  • Jul 30 - David Craft, Edible Wild Plants (12-1PM)
  • Aug 6 - Anne Zielinski of the League of Urban Planners, Fundamentals of Canning (4PM)
  • Aug 13 -  Kelly Allin of Best Bees, Beekeeping Basics (1-2PM)
  • Sept 3 - Bee Day at Harvard! Honey tasting, Follow the Honey (1-2PM)
  • Oct 15 - Florrie Wescoat and Aline Newton, Tree Tour of Harvard Yard (fall edition) (4PM)

 

Our Vendors

 
Weekly

  • C&C Lobster • Hull, MA – live lobster, fresh fish *
  • Copicut Farms • Dartmouth, MA – chicken, eggs*
  • Culinary Cruisers • Somerville, MA – fresh kombucha, fruit popsicles*
  • The Danish Pastry House • Watertown, MA – pastries, breads, cookies, brownies*
  • E.L. Silvia Farm • Dighton, MA – produce
  • Fastachi, Ltd • Watertown, MA – nut butters, roasted nuts, nut mixtures*
  • Flats Mentor Farm • Lancaster, MA – Asian produce, herbs
  • John Crow Farms • Groton, MA – pasture raised meat & poultry, eggs, mushrooms*
  • Lanni Orchards • Lunenburg, MA – produce, herbs, flowers, jams*
  • Mariposa Bakery • Cambridge, MA – breads, scones, brownies, pretzels*
  • Plato’s Harvest Organic Farm • Middleboro, MA – organic produce, flowers, organic meats
  • Q’s Nuts • Georgetown, MA – fresh roasted, spiced nuts;Christina’s ice cream & sorbet*
  • Ruggles Hill Creamery • Hardwick, MA – farmstead goat cheese
  • Samira's Homemade • Belmont, MA – authentic Egyptian & Lebanese dips & spreads*
  • 7ate9 Bakery • Winchester, MA – cheesecakes*
  • Taza Chocolate • Somerville, MA – organic stone ground chocolate bars, nibs, hot chocolate*
  • Ward’s Berry Farm • Sharon, MA – produce, potted herbs, berries, baked goods*    
  • The Warren Farm & Sugarhouse • Brookfield, MA – honey, maple syrup, maple products, jams*
  • When Pigs Fly• Somerville, MA – sourdough loaves, artisan loaves, jams, jellies

 
Bi-weekly

  • Nella Pasta • Jamaica Plain, MA – fresh ravioli made with local ingredients, olive oil*
  • Valicenti Organico • Hollis, NH – fresh pastas & sauces*
  • Soluna Garden Farm • Winchester, MA – fresh herbs & flowers (begins Jun 11)*
  • Stow Greenhouses • Stow, MA – cut flowers (begins Jun 18)*

 
*accepts credit/debit cards
EBT, SFMNP, & WIC accepted at both market.
 
Email farmersmarket [at] harvard.edu with questions or to sign up for our weekly newsletter for what's ripe, who's at the market, & up to date news about chef demos and activities. Updated news on events at our facebook page.
 

Photos


Photos from Summer 2012 

Photos from Summer 2013