Summer Market Opens May 12!

Next Sunday, May 5, is the final Winter Market. The summer season of the Brighton Farmers’ Market opens the following week, May 12, from 9 am to 1 pm in the Brighton High School parking lot, 1150 Winton Rd. S., Rochester. We’re looking forward to another great season — see you there!

This Week at the Market – April 28, 2019

Please ignore Sunday’s forecast of snow; the early spring crops are arriving this week at Brighton Farmers’ Market! Growing Family Farms will have these beautiful French breakfast radishes, plus lots of certified organic spring greens, including Red Russian baby kale, rainbow chard, bok choi, escarole, endive, spring butter salad mix, baby romaine, and bulk heirloom spinach, plus fresh cilantro, scallions, potted herbs, Crooked Carrot ferments, and Singer Farm Naturals tart cherry juice. Lakestone Family Farm will have frozen chicken, drumsticks, spatchcock whole chickens, chicken tomahawks, chicken soup/stock bones, and beets and potatoes. 

Happy Hooves Farm will have pork cuts and sausages from pasture-raised heritage breed pigs raised on pasture with organic feed containing no soy, no corn, and no wheat, and pasture-raised 100% grass-fed and grass-finished beef including ground beef, pot roast, chuck roast, stew beef from sirloin, and assorted other cuts. Bolton Farms is bringing lettuce bouquets, spring mix, Bibb lettuce, mustard greens, escarole, micro greens, butternut squash, spinach, cilantro, parsley, and Red Russian kale.

Stonecrop Farm is bringing cuts of pasture-raised pork including chops, roasts, steaks, stew meat, spare ribs, sausage, ground pork, smoked bacon, deli ham, smoked ham steaks, jocks, organ meats, and rendered pork lard, plus certified organic eggs. Bristol Mushrooms will have fresh picked, certified organic lion’s mane and king oyster mushrooms, plus Brain Booster lion’s mane coffee and powder.

Andy’s Specialty Produce is bringing certified organic spinach and salad mix from beautiful new crops, onions, potatoes, and pea and sunflower shoots. Clearview Farm will have certified organic ramps (wild leeks); dried dill, basil (lemon and holy-tulsi tea), and spearmint; truly free-range eggs; organically-fed 100% grass-grown Angus beef in a variety of cuts (steaks, roasts, burger, liver, and more); organic buckwheat; and Genesee Valley Bean certified organic dry cannellini, black and pinto beans.

Fisher Hill Farm is bringing micro greens, pea shoots, root veggies, cabbage, sweet potatoes, onions, shallots, eggs, Red Jacket juices, and frozen hens, turkey, duck, and stewing hens. Fellenz Family Farm is bringing certified organic micro greens, mesclun mix, komatsuna, mizuna, mint transplants, cilantro transplants, and dried herbs, plus Wild Thistle herbal products.

Wohlschlegels Naples Maple Farm is bringing maple fudge, bourbon barrel aged maple syrup; maple BBQ sauce; maple cotton candy; maple coated almonds, cashews, and pecans; traditional, cinnamon, and raspberry maple cream spread; maple mustard; pure NYS maple syrup in golden, amber, dark, and very dark; granulated maple sugar; maple garlic rub; maple coffee and tea; wheat free oatmeal maple dog treats; soft and hard sugar shapes; and body care products — maple vanilla soap, lotion, and lip balm.

Tripleberry Farm will have lots of traditional and reduced sugar peach, plum, and grape jams, pesticide-free berry jams, and moisturizing goat milk soaps — stock up while supplies last. Lavender Moon is bringing soaps, salves, lotions, teas, culinary blends, and flavored fair trade hot cocoa mixes.

Newbury Park Pastries will have chicken, veggie, panang, shepherds, and bacon double cheeseburger pot pies along with cut-out cookies and rugelach. Impact Earth offers its organics drop-off service: drop off outside, pick up inside; also offered are beeswax wraps, Eco-Pul bags, reusable utensils with case, and metal straws.

Also at the Market

We welcome musicians Rick Crummins and Friends to the Market.

ColorBrightonGreen.org will collect recycling items; check here for items they are currently able to accept and recycle.

Please consider donating to the Brighton Food Cupboard to support their efforts on behalf of the needy in our community.

EBT/SNAP Bonus Program 

Brighton Farmers’ Market is pleased to offer SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) customers the opportunity to purchase tokens using their SNAP benefits, which can be used to buy SNAP eligible foods at the Market. Any SNAP customer who purchases $5 in tokens with SNAP benefits will also receive a bonus $2 FreshConnect Check to purchase eligible Market products. 

Market Details

Brighton Winter Farmers’ Market is held indoors Sundays, 1 to 4 pm, in Brighton’s Brookside Center, 220 Idlewood Rd., Rochester; easy access to the site from S. Winton between Westfall and 590. The Market is sponsored by the Town of Brighton. More information about the market can be found at http://www.brightonfarmersmarket.org or on Facebook and Instagram.

The summer season of Brighton Farmers’ Market begins May 12 and will be held Sundays 9 am to 1 pm in Brighton High School’s parking lot, 1150 Winton Rd.

See you Sunday!