BUY FRESH, BUY LOCAL, EAT HEALTHY

As part of our commitment to Sustainable New Jersey’s buy local program, the Harrington Park Green Team encourages residents to purchase their produce from local farm stands and weekly farmer’s markets. Here is a list where you can find “just picked” produce in our area:

Farm Stands

Old Hook Farms                                     Tuesdays – Saturdays 9:00-6:00
650 Old Hook Rd, Emerson                  Sundays 9:00 – 4:00
201-265-4835

Old Schraalenburgh Farms                   Wednesdays – Sundays 10:00-5:00
(Abram Demaree Homestead)
40 Old Hook Rd, Closter
201-289-3627

D’Amico’s Farm Stand                          Mondays-Saturdays 8:30-6:30
460 Demarest Ave, Closter                   Sundays 8:30 – 6:00
201-767-1009                                             (in season)

Stokes Farm                                               Daily 9:00-6:00 (April – June)
23 DeWolf Rd, Old Tappan                     Tuesdays, Fridays 11:00-6:00 (July – Oct)
201-768-3931

Demarest Farms                                        Daily 8:00-7:00
244 Weirimus Rd, Hillsdale
201-666-0472

Farmer’s Markets

River Vale Farmer’s Market                Thursdays 12:00-6:00
Town Hall                                                     > starting June 20th
406 River Vale Rd, River Vale

Closter Farmer’s Market                      Sundays 9:00 – 2:00
Closter Commons

Westwood and Haworth Farmer’s Market – Not yet determined

The New Jersey Department of Agriculture’s website http://www.state.nj.us/jerseyfresh or http://www.jerseyfresh.nj.gov/ has listings of roadside merchants, community farmer’s markets, pick your own farms, and agritourism events and attractions throughout the state- as well as delicious recipes and information as to seasonal availability.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAHydroponic lettuce, grown & sold at Stokes Farm – delicious!

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