― Ruth Reichl
Opening Thursday, May 16, the Wethersfield Farmers market at The Solomon Welles House, 220 Hartford Ave., Wethersfield (near the DMV and Cove Park, 3 to 6 p.m.; extended hours the first and third Thursday, so that means 3 to 7 p.m. Visit wethersfieldfarmersmarket.com for updates and special guests.
Farm Market/Eats page (updated) – link right here.
Growers and producers take note: Markets and partnerships with farm stores can create an opportunity for direct sales and an indirect benefit for your potential customers as future visitors become familiar with products. That can lead them to a visit for pick your own, a barn tour or other happening with your business, community or farm. Help them find you with a simple brochure, business card available at a market/event and good signage. (If you need ideas, let us know.)
Our “One Thing Found” features products discovered while out and about. Look for more on our “Farm Markets/Eats” page as the growing season kicks into gear.