Ashland Farmers Market to Hold Thanksgiving Holiday Market, Nov. 22
Nov 17, 2014 10:45AM ● Published by Pamela Johnson
Something for all ages at Ashland Farmers' Market
AFM vendors will once again donate fresh produce to Ashland Youth and Family Services and the Ashland Food Pantry, which distributes it to Ashland families in need.
“The partnership between the Ashland Food Pantry and the Ashland Farmer's Market has been crucial to the health of the neediest families in town,” said Cara Tirrell, Director of Ashland Youth and Family Services.
Order Turkeys and Pies in Advance
To order a fresh, free-range, organically fed turkey, send a $25 deposit with the desired weight to Shady Pine Farm, 70 Sibley Road, New Braintree, MA 01531. Turkeys are 12-35 lbs at $5.99/lb. Pick up is from 2 to 3 PM, on Wednesday, Nov. 26, at 125 Front St. (across from the Ashland Public Library, where the summer market is held). Contact Julie Gaumond, 413-477-8209, or email ShadyPineFarm@verizon.net.
To order pies from Danish Pastry House (holiday pies and special pies, which include nut-fee sunflower seed--tastes like a pecan pie, poppy seed marzipan with streusel topping, apple blackberry ginger, fresh berry cream, pumpkin cheesecake), contact them directly, 617-926-2747 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The partnership between Ashland Youth and Family Services and Ashland Farmers Market is crucial to the health of needy Ashland families. For more information and a complete list of vendors, visit www.AshlandFarmersMarket.org.