Have you heard about the Farmer's Market, but were intimidated by all the cars and tents? Have you received Farm to Family coupons, EBT tokens or NOFA Crop Cash, but not sure how to use them? Are you curious about the local food scene? Then this is the tour for you!
Come and explore the Rutland Farmer's Market with us! This vibrant downtown market is full of fresh picked produce, grass fed meats, farm fresh eggs and cultured cheeses, grown and produced by our local farmers and producers in Rutland County.
Get an insider's tour with Jen Miller who runs RAFFL's New Farmer Program and coordinates our online Farm Fresh Connect store, then meet local farmers, sample delicious products, and enjoy Rutland's beautiful downtown. Your $5 tour fee includes the one hour tour, samples, Everyday Chef recipe cards and a $5 token that can be used toward purchases at the Downtown Rutland Farmer's Market.
Cost: $5 (children under 16, accompanied by a paying adult, are free)
What is included:
A one hour tour with Jen Miller; Everyday Chef recipe cards; samples; a five dollar token for the Downtown Rutland Farmer's Market.
Explore Your Farmer's Market - Downtown Rutland
Saturday, July 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Downtown Rutland, Depot Park, at the corner of Merchant's Row and Strong Ave., next to the TD Bank. (map)
Only 15 spots available. Reserve your ticket here.
Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes for walking in.
Scholarships are available. Contact Elena Gustavson at firstname.lastname@example.org