It's the end of May and that means one thing for the Ambler Farmers' Market...Strawberry Fest is just around the corner! On Saturday, June 3rd, it's the third Annual Strawberry Fest at the Ambler Farmers' Market. Join us as we celebrate the first fruit of the season with Strawberry Pancakes from the Trax Outdoor Farm… Continue reading Strawberry Fest is Coming
This Saturday, Butler Ave. will be closed between Lindenwold Ave. and Main St. at 9:00 am for the Ambler Auto Show, which begins at 1:00 pm. Here are alternative directions to the market. See you Saturday! If you are coming from North Wales and beyond, and usually take South 309 to E. Butler Pike Exit for Ambler, use… Continue reading Detour Information For Saturday
The Ambler Farmers' Market has always been proud to be able to accept SNAP benefits at our market. Ensuring people have access to local, sustainable food, regardless of income, is a mission we have been committed to since our inception. Now, after partnering with The Food Trust in Philadelphia, the Ambler Farmers' Market can now… Continue reading Ambler Farmers’ Market to Accept Food Bucks
On Opening Day, May 6th, we are holding a composting talk at the market. This coincides with the new composting program offered by Chef Steve Waxman and Trax Restaurant and Cafe' Steve has a nice compost pile in the back of Trax which is well managed and has room to grow, so he decided to… Continue reading A Composting Talk and a Chance to Compost – WOW!
Has it really been six months already? In less than a week, the Ambler Farmers' Market returns and it feels like only yesterday we said goodbye to all of our loyal patrons for the season. While you all have spent the last six months dreaming of lazy Saturday mornings at the market, teeming with fresh… Continue reading The Ambler Farmers’ Market Returns May 6th!
By Brooke Marshall This summer has been one of excess for me. I cooked, preserved, and ate in excess all summer long. Now I’m paying the consequences. I’m behind on my house projects and my jeans are just a bit too tight. Normally, people are worried about fitting into a bathing suit. I, on the… Continue reading MARKET RECIPE: Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
By Brooke Marshall Has anyone else noticed the days getting shorter this week? Well, that means, among other things, that tomato season is coming to an end. Tomatoes are arguably my favorite fruit. What's not to love, they make great sandwiches, soups, salads, and sauces. And how's that for alliteration! I've eaten my fair share of tomatoes… Continue reading MARKET MUSING: Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes