Brooks, Maine – The Brooks Park Boosters Farmer’s Market will be opening for its fourth season on Saturday, April 12th from 9:00am to 1:00pm. The market will be located at the future Marsh River Cooperative (formerly Paul’s True Value Hardware) in Brooks.
The market will boast an impressive array of locally grown and produced foods that will put shoppers in the spring spirit! Let this jolly group of farmers and small food processors from Brooks and other nearby towns help you plan your locally sourced Easter Dinner. Expect to find an assortment of local meats, fresh greens, seedlings, baked goods and specialty food items at this growing market.
Participating vendors include Singing Nettle Farm with fresh greens, kale, Swiss chard, spinach, salad mix; Long Shadow Farm with fresh greens and seedlings; Aqua Terra Farm with pork, hot dogs, sausages, rabbit and hummus; Stantial Brook Farm selling cut herbs and flowers, potted houseplants, perennials and annuals, eggs, everlastings; Ralph’s Café with jams and jellies, bread, baked goods and eggs; Springdale Farm with beef and veal; Ewald Family Farm & Table with sweet and savory baked goods, preserves, condiments and crafts.
All market vendors accept EBT and thanks to a grant by Maine Farmland Trust the market offers 25% off all EBT purchases.
For more information about the market contact Carrie Whitcomb, firstname.lastname@example.org.