Asparagus from Spring Brook Farm
A sea of snapping fresh asparagus, ready for weekend grilling, at Spring Brook Farm.
Radishes and Greens from Siena Farms
Siena Farms' radishes and greens were a welcome sight at one of the first Copley Square Markets of the season.
Atlas Farm Tomato Sauce
More farms are canning and processing their own foods. Atlas Farm brought a supply of tomato sauce and pickled vegetables to the Copley market this spring.
Taste Testing Fastachi Nuts
Fastachi, a long-time favorite source of outstanding quality nuts and chocolates for Boston food lovers, will be at a number of farmers' markets this year including Copley and Prudential.
Mixed Fruit and Nuts
Fastachi was giving out samples of their special nut mixes.
Fastachi Nut Butters
Fastachi makes a full line of nut butters. The pistachio is a particular favorite around my house.
Cook's Farm Orchard Baked Goods
Choosing three cookies from the pile on the Cook's Farm Orchard table, was a big decision for a pair of young men.
Turtle Creek Winery Selection
Fresh Potted Herbs from Gilson's
This cart full of fresh herb plants, from Gilson's Herbs, looked so inviting that I wanted to roll it home.
Siena Farms suggests making pesto with this green garlic along with walnuts, parsley, olive oil, and a little aleppo pepper."
There's Nothing Like Farm Fresh Eggs
Fresh eggs are quick to sell out on market days. These were from the Spring Brook Farm stand.