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The 8th season of the University Community Farmers Market

This year the University Community Farmers Market will be moving to a new location on the Main Street sidewalk at the foot of Englewood Avenue. Other than the change of scenery, the rest of the market will operate business as usual.

“The University Community Farmers Market improves the quality of life in our neighborhood by providing an opportunity to buy healthy fresh produce from local farmers, to support local artisans, and to meet our neighbors in a relaxed outdoor environment,” said Gail Willsky, Market Manager and faculty in the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

Some of the offerings that will be featured at this year’s market are fresh fruits and vegetables, breakfast breads, homemade jams, jellies, and relishes, herbs, plants, flowers, and in the fall season mums, pumpkins, winter squash, ornamental corn, corn stalks, and gourds.

The eighth season of the University Community Farmers Market will open Saturday May 17th on the University at Buffalo South (Main Street) Campus.  8 am to 1 pm each Saturday from May 17th through October 18th. Attendees can park for free in the UB Townsend parking lot on the South Campus or on the streets of Englewood, Heath and Merrimac.

You can learn more about the market by visiting this website. You can also visit the market on Facebook.

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Written by queenseyes

queenseyes

Newell Nussbaumer is 'queenseyes' - Eyes of the Queen City and Founder of Buffalo Rising. Co-founder Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts. Co-founder Powder Keg Festival that built the world's largest ice maze (Guinness Book of World Records). Instigator behind Emerald Beach at the Erie Basin Marina. Co-created Flurrious! winter festival. Co-creator of Rusty Chain Beer. Instigator behind Saturday Artisan Market (SAM) at Canalside, Buffalo Porchfest, and Paint vs. Paint. Founder of The Peddler retro and vintage market on Elmwood. Instigator behind Liberty Hound @ Canalside. Throws The Witches Ball at Statler City, the Hertel Alley Street Art Festival, and The Flutterby Festival.

Contact Newell Nussbaumer | Newell@BuffaloRising.com

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