Wednesday, November 2, 2011
The winter farmers market is back with all your favorite goodies.
The Agway winter farmers market will kick off this Saturday, Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and this season, there's more in it for guests than just fresh and local food. This year, Agway owner Lisa Bougoulas is organizing seminars at the farmers market, which will include a make-your-own beer seminar by Gennaro Cataldo of Beer and Wine Hobby in Woburn on Nov. 12. Other seminars include a cooking demonstration by Chelmsford Patch's very own cooking columnist Julie Hickey on Jan. 28, how to attract wild birds to your backyard on Dec. 17, Cataldo's make-your-own wine seminar on Jan. 21, and even pet photos with Santa on Dec. 10. New vendors for the market this year include Westport Rivers Winery, Foxboro Cheese, Q's Nuts, and Fine Chokolader…
Monday, December 27, 2010
Winter Farmers Market-goers were asked which holiday gift they enjoyed most.
For the holidays, Chelmsford Patch's "Man on the Street" is interviewing people around town about what they enjoy most during the season. At the Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers' Market, the question asked was what holiday present people most enjoyed receiving.
Monday, November 15, 2010
Chelmsford Agway's new Winter Farmers Market debuted on Saturday to strong attendance.
About 14 vendors crowded the Chelmsford Agway greenhouse on Saturday for its first Winter Farmers Market. The Chelmsford Agway Winter Farmers Market, held Saturdays throughout the season until February 5, takes over from the Summer Market held on Town Common. Vendors present on Saturday included such known ones as Jones Farm and Annie's Gluten Free Bakery alongside new faces such as Tower Root Beer. Susan Gates, who coordinates the Summer Market, and helped Agway co-owner Lisa Bougoulas with organizing for the winter event, called the event a successful example of town-business partnership. "This is really wonderful. It's great for the community," she said. Bougoulas said she was excited by the turnout of people who came to the event. "I'm…