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Fresh on Front - Farmers' Market

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Location: Farmer Market (Map It)

The Quinte West Farmers' Market is located on Front Street along the Trent River waterfront in downtown Trenton.

New for 2020 the Farmers' Market will be held on Saturdays each week until the last Saturday in October. Market hours are from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on each market day.

Throughout the season, the Farmers' Market showcases a variety of locally grown produce, flowers, baked goods, crafts, maple syrup, honey, preserves and so much more.

If you are interested in participating in the 2020 Quinte West Farmers' Market season, please click on the link below to obtain a Front Street Farmers' Market  Vendor Handbook with application included.

2020 Farmers' Market Vendor Handbook including application

For further inquiries,  please contact  Economic Development & Tourism Services Department at 613-392-2841 Ext 4416 or e-mail: brian.grattan@quintewest.ca.

In addition to visiting our Farmers' Market, we invite you to make your way through the scenic byways of Quinte West, a rich agricultural region, with many roadside fruit and vegetable stands and a number of country stores boasting unique local delicacies and treasures. Immerse yourself in the landscape as you tour routes created for food enthusiasts, wine lovers, and antique/art collectors.

Online Front Street Farmers' Market

Visit the Front Street Farmers' Market online where you will find our vendors profiles with their contact information and product offerings.  Due to COVID-19, at this time we are requesting that the consumer and vendor arrange for pick-up or delivery. 

 

 

 Meet the Vendors of the Front Street Farmers Market

 

 

Meet Some of our Front Street Farmers' Market Vendors

 

Apple Gates Orchard:

Apple Gates Orchards - Apples, Maple Syrup, Honey and In Season Produce by Bob and Rosemary Gates

Bob and Rosemary have been vendors at the Front Street Market since 1975. From late July until October they offer a wide variety of apples. They also sell fresh veggies and locally made syrup and honey. You can also purchase jams, preserves, and woodwork from their farm.

To purchase products from Apple Gates Orchard you can contact them by phone 613-392-3172, email applegate@kos.net or stop by the orchard at 728 Stockdale Road. Payment is accepted in cash. 

 

Hilltop Orchards:

Hilltop Orchards - Fruits, Vegetables and Plants by Jan and Annette Van Gilst

Hilltop first started at the market in the 80's and have returned to selling at the market for the past four years. Everything is grown from seed to finished product right on the farm. They offer a wide range of local fruits and vegetables changing with the season, including corn, tomatoes, peppers, apples, pears and squash.

Starting at the end of July the Fruitstand located at Hilltop Orchard will be open for you to drop by and purchase fresh veggies and fruits. The Orchard is located at 202 Johnstown Road in Trenton. Cash and debit are accepted as payment.

 

Lavender Skye:

Lavender Skye - Lavender Products and Needlework by Ena Walton

Ena has been selling her lovely products at the market for 6 years. You can purchase a range of lavender based items from her, including infused honey, tea, bath salts, and more. Her soaps come in 25 different fragrances, so you'll be sure to find a favourite.

You can order Lavender Skye’s lovely handmade, soaps, teas and other products by phone 613-394-9954  or email enawalton@sympatico.ca. Pick up is in Consecon at Ena’s house and payment is accepted in cash.

 

The Little Family Farm:

The Little Family Farm - Garden Veggie Bags Subscriptions by Tori and Mark Thompson

The Little Family Farm is new to the market. They grow veggies and fruit free from the use of pesticides. You can subscribe to weekly or biweekly garden veggie bags, including free delivery in the Quinte area.

Want local, fresh veggies delivered right to your door weekly? Sign up for the Little Family Farm veggie bag subscriptions here thelittlefamilyfarm.ca/shop. You can also email contact@thelittlefamilyfarm.ca or call Mark at 343-261-2273.

 

Mama B Gardens:

Are you a foodie looking for delicious and unique produce? Mama B Gardens has you covered. With their philosophies of nurturing produce, community and environment guiding everything they do, the produce at Mama B Gardens shows the quality of care put into growing them.

Are you a foodie looking for delicious and unique produce? Mama B Gardens has you covered. With their philosophies of nurturing produce, community and environment guiding everything they do, the produce at Mama B Gardens shows the quality of care put into growing them.

Mama B Gardens is joining the market for the first time this year. Stop by this week to purchase vegetables, flowers and herbs grown without chemicals. They offer unique, high quality produce like cucamelon, for the foodies among us!

 

Natural Themes:

Natural Themes Farm - Organically Grown Produce and Native Plants by Dan Navrot and Beate Heissler

Natural Themes farms in an organic way, with no chemicals. They have been selling at the market for 11 years, providing Quinte West with fresh, quality produce. Depending on the season you can find native trees, shrubs and other plants, garlic, carrots, herbs, beans, squash and much more available from their farm.

If you are looking for organically grown produce or plants for your home garden Natural Themes Farms is taking orders by email bea@naturalthemes.com. You can see a list of what’s currently available at http://www.navheifarms.com/?page_id=9. Pick up is at the farmgate at 219 Maybee Rd in Frankford. Etransfer, Cash, Debit and Credit are accepted.   

 

Nubroth:

Proud to be enjoying their third season at the Front Street Market, Joel and Tina are bringing old world food to your modern life. Nubroth offers full catering service, Kombucha and more. Their Kumbucha is made from flavourings they grow themselves. Young and refreshing, it is perfect for the initiated or seasoned Booch lover.

Proud to be enjoying their third season at the Front Street Market, Joel and Tina are bringing old world food to your modern life. Nubroth offers full catering service, Kombucha and more. Their Kumbucha is made from flavourings they grow themselves. Young and refreshing, it is perfect for the initiated or seasoned Booch lover.

Kumbucha has become popular for its complex flavours and incredible health benefits. At Front Street Market you can buy locally made Kumbucha from our vendors Joel and Tina of Nubroth. They make a Kumbucha for everyone, whether you enjoy yours new and fresh or allow it to ferment and grow in complexity.

 

NEW VENDORS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME

We will continue to update the Front Street Farmers' Market Vendor Profiles as they become available. Please feel free to check back regularly!

 

 



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