The Pioneer Valley is well known for its fertile lands which provide the best conditions to grow a variety of delicious fruits and veggies. The best place to get these products from the farm to your table is at the local farmers’ markets. As summer approaches, many local markets are already in full swing. There, you’ll find locally grown fruits and veggies, as well as other locally made products like jams, honey, maple syrup, crafts, and more. Grab your reusable bag and head to these markets around Franklin County, Massachusetts. Ashfield Farmers’ Market
Ashfield Town Common, 420 Main Street, Ashfield
Saturdays 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM from May 21 to October 29, 2022
Bernardston Farmers Market
United Church parking lot, 58 Church Street, Bernardston
Saturdays 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM May to October
14 Court Square, Greenfield
Saturdays 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM from April 30 to October 29, 2022
The Greenfield Farmers’ Market is celebrating its 44th year! There will be 27-32 local vendors each week, offering everything you need.
Orange Farmers’ Market
135 East Main Street, Orange
Thursdays 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM from May 14 to October 15, 2022
The Orange Farmers’ Market is a great place to meet old friends and new in a friendly outdoor setting as you shop for locally grown, seasonal produce, grass-fed beef, milk, cheese, ice cream, bacon, maple syrup, crafts, and more. Open rain or shine!
105 Main Street, Northfield
Thursdays 3:00 - 6:00 PM from May 26 to October 6, 2022
Follow the Northfield Farmers' Market on Facebook for updates!
Corner of Water Street And Main Street, Shelburne Falls
Fridays 2:00 PM to 6:30 PM from May 27 to October 28, 2022
Open rain or shine! Enjoy local music from local musicians as you shop for local vegetables, hand spun wools, local meats, fresh eggs, and more!
Shutesbury Farmers’ Market
1 Cooleyville Road, Shutesbury
Saturdays from end of May to September 8 am to noon.
Peskeomskut Park, (on the 7th street side across from Aubuchon hardware)
Wednesdays 2:00 PM-6:00 PM from May 4 to October 26, 2022
For a full list of Farmers' Markets in Western Massachusetts visit buylocalfood.org.
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