Marlborough Farmers' Market News

Recent market news, events and announcements...
Market News #17, 2020

Market News #17, 2020

Today we welcome a flood of new subscribers to our latest newsletter. We share updates from several stall holders, and dip into the archives again for yummy recipe inspiration. Many of our growers lost their main route to market overnight with the shut down of the...

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Market News #16, 2020

Market News #16, 2020

This time last year we celebrated National Farmers’ Market week. Ordinarily, we would have been celebrating together once again, in person. Instead we will dip into the archives for recipes from our stall holders and share those with our home chefs. We are so glad...

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Market News #15, 2020

Market News #15, 2020

As we continue NZ wide self-isolation, produce keeps ripening, and harvest goes on. Autumn presents the peak of produce abundance, so it is a win win that many of our stall holders have been able to pivot to provide door to door delivery with contactless payment. This...

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Market News #14, 2020

Market News #14, 2020

Week 2 in lock down. Many have told us they are missing the weekly outing of the Marlborough Farmers’ Market. We miss your smiling faces too. However, many of our stall holders are now making contactless deliveries to your door. This is a great way to get the goods...

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Market News #13, 2020

Market News #13, 2020

The Marlborough Farmers’ Market is cancelled for Sunday 29 March. As we are not classed as an essential business we will remain closed until Government directions allow us to reopen. Some of our suppliers remain open. Please check with them individually to confirm...

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Market News #12, 2020

Market News #12, 2020

Our beautiful, open air market will be open this Sunday! We recognise that nourishing, fresh local produce is what keeps us healthy. Stock up on just this at your local Farmers’ Market! In response to current circumstances we have made changes to keep you, your...

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Market News #11, 2020

Market News #11, 2020

This Sunday we would like to tempt you to a Cooking Demo with Fliss Austin Naturopath. Fliss will make her favourite chia seed pudding and chocolate peanut butter cups in our demo kitchen. Take note that these are sweet treats made with unrefined sugar. Fliss will...

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Market News #10, 2020

Market News #10, 2020

We are revelling in the news that the Marlborough Farmers' Market will be one of the culinary experiences recommended in the Lonely Planet Gourmet Trails book published in November. The guide will cover "40 gourmet weekends" across Australia and New Zealand with each...

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Market News #09 2020

Market News #09 2020

Parents of littlies, as part of the Day of the Child, or National Children's Day this Sunday, the Marlborough Farmers Market is hosting Marlborough Playcentre Cluster. They will bring gloop and playdough for kids to play with. They also plan other fun children’s...

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Market News #08 2020

Market News #08 2020

Summertime makes for buzzing markets. We love locals as well as travellers popping in. The Farmers Market is a cheerful, stress free way to shop for the freshest wholesome produce in a slice of countryside in town. What is so lovely is that you can also talk to the...

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