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Farmers’ Market Vendor: Clean Ridge Soap Company

Farmers’ Market Vendor: Clean Ridge Soap Company

Established in 2004, Clean Ridge Soap Company was formed by Mia Camacho-Fitzgerald. An accomplished craftsman, she incorporates herbs and plants harvested from local New York farmers into many of her products. The entire product line of bar and liquid soaps, shampoos, lotions, soy candles and diffusers are 100% vegan, made with natural vegetable-based products that […]

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Opening Day of the 2013 Outdoor Farmers’ Market

Opening Day of the 2013 Outdoor Farmers’ Market

A wonderful group shot of the ribbon cutting ceremony to open the Market’s outdoor season. This photo, and many others on our website, was taken by Dr. Arnold Roufa, who very graciously and generously donates his time and talent to the Chamber of Commerce. We are immensely grateful to him. Check out his website: www.roufamd.com.

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List of Vendors for 2013 Outdoor Season

List of Vendors for 2013 Outdoor Season

  Bill Batson Arts – Artist-in-Residence Bluefield Farm – cut flowers, wildflowers, vegetable seedlings, plants and herbs Cactus Pete’s Homemade Jerky ** – beef jerky made with many local ingredients Central Bakery  – mountains of fresh bread, mozzarella, homemade tomato sauce Clean Ridge Soap Company ** – bar soap, liquid soap, shampoo, lotion, lip balm, […]

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Nyack Farmers’ Market Opens Outdoors May 9, 2013

Nyack Farmers’ Market Opens Outdoors May 9, 2013

Fresh produce…breads, pies, cookies…cheese… grass-fed beef…flowers…ice cream…honey…eggs…olive oil… the list of delights goes on as foodies, friends and families welcome opening day at the Nyack Farmers’ Market.  Set for May 9 from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, Market day will feature a copious early Spring harvest from the area’s farms and food producers, as well as […]

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New Farmers’ Market Vendor: Eden Farms Greenhouse

New Farmers’ Market Vendor: Eden Farms Greenhouse

Eden Farms Greenhouses will begin selling plants at the Farmers’ Market on 3/21/12, running through the end of the winter market on 5/2/13. They grow their plants in a “plant pie.” Here’s what they say about it: “As wholesale growers for garden centers and landscapers in northern New Jersey, we have found a better growing […]

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Guest Post: Robust Root Vegetables, by The Food Evolution

Guest Post: Robust Root Vegetables, by The Food Evolution

Nyack Chamber of Commerce member The Food Evolution is a nutrition and cooking center designed to teach people how to prepare delicious and nutritious “whole foods” for themselves and their families. They’re located in Nanuet. In this guest post, Chef and Nutritionist Diane Hoch shares the flu-fighting benefits of root vegetables, including sweet potatoes, carrots, and beets […]

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Market Alum Performs in Play About Food

Market regulars may remember Nicole Greenberg from the Pie Lady & Son booth last summer. Nicole is now in graduate school in Kansas City, where she’s performing in Eat This!, a play about…food! Read all about it here. And if you’ll be in Kansas City between March 2 and March 10 you could catch a […]

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Introducing…Festoon!

What do anatomical hearts, polka dots, vintage valentines, pussy willows  and a 14th century Persian mystic poet have in common? Stop by FESTOON on HUDSON and find out! Festoon (a.k.a. Jody Richards and Kris Burns) can often be found wandering in the woods admiring tendrils in the snow or collecting silvered milkweed pods. And then, just when […]

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Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee Press Event at Nyack Farmers’ Market 2/7/13

Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee Press Event at Nyack Farmers’ Market 2/7/13

***Media Advisory*** Thursday, February 7th, 11am Nyack Winter Farmers’ Market 58 Depew Avenue, Nyack    Jaffee to Chair Assembly Task Force on Food, Farm, Nutrition Policy (Albany, NY )– A press conference to announce Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee’s (D-Rockland) appointment as Chair of the New York State Assembly Task Force on Food, Farm and Nutrition Policy […]

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A Winter Market Comes to Nyack

A Winter Market Comes to Nyack

Originally published in Rivertown Magazine February 2013. By Kim Cross, Nyack Center Executive Director A flag heralding “The Winter Farmers Market, Thursdays 8-2” flaps in the wind outside Nyack Center. Inside, sunlight streams through the gold paned windows and illuminates apples, boxes of rainbow chard, picture perfect pies, cheese, wine, hummus, coolers of meat, eggs […]

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