New Barryville Farmers' Market announced
Press release from new Barryville Farmer's Market
The Board of the Barryille Farmers’ Market proudly announces the establishment of a new market that will be held at The United Methodist Church and on the adjacent Conway Property. The new market will take place Saturdays, 10AM-1PM May 18 through October 26th, 2019. The exact is 3405 Scenic Route 97, Barryville, NY 12719.
Confirmed vendors include Beaver Dam Brook Farms, The Bakehouse Bakery, Beach Lake Bakery, Tonjes Farm Dairy, Hilly Acres, Quails R Us and new comers including Bialecki Farms, Red Fern Farms, 2 Queens (tea & honey), Pickles & Pie (flowers and more), Catskill Provisions (maple syrup, whiskey), Stickett Inn Cider, NonnaCeramika (pottery), Highland Kitchen, and Go Pal Farms (heirloom vegetables and prepared foods).
“The most important thing in establishing this new market is to bring everyone to the table, so to speak, ” says President John Pizzolato. “We want to promote the interests of the community, non-profits, local businesses and, most of all, the farmers. Our goal is to create a connectivity hub for everyone who wants to be involved.”
The new Barryville Farmers’ Market is a not-for-profit and aspires to support the community with a variety of initiatives. Grants, donations, and profits from the market will help fund the church’s backpack program, which feeds children in need in the greater Barryville area. The new group also plans to repair and improve the church’s grounds and garden and will participate in the Farmers Market Nutrition Programs. Additionally, there will be inclusive programming, including entertainment, demonstrations and workshops.