Clean The World

Clean The World

I bet most people don’t think a simple bar of soap can make a difference in someone’s life. But to the surgeon that’s getting ready to dissect an aorta, or the harried mother who has to get dinner on the table in one hour, a bar of soap means the world in terms of...

Passionate About Food

Passionate About Food

After realizing how backwards and messed up the food system was, Apple Ridge Farm, owned by Brian Bruno, came into existence. Founded in 2003, this organic farm continues to provide fresh vegetables and tasty treats to their community.     A quick...

Opening Day Map of Vendors

Opening Day Map of Vendors

Well here it is, the final setup for next Saturday’s Opening day for the Monroe Farmers Market! New faces will be join some of your old favorites. K+G Produce are our newest vegetable farmers from PA, Untamed Ferments is our new kombucha, kvass and switchel vendor...

The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree

The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree

A few years ago, I met Walter and Maria Menegus, owners of Menegus Farm, in North Jersey. I bought some peaches and some honey from them and struck up a conversation. Little did I know it would be the beginning of a friendship. I sat down with Maria and asked her to...

More Honey Please!

More Honey Please!

I remember my first trip to an apiary in California. I was excited to see how bees lived and how they made honey but knew very little about it. After a quick educational lecture about bees, honeycomb and honey, the bee farmer gave me a spoon filled with delicious,...

Together We’ll Rebuild

Together We’ll Rebuild

Last year, countless people in our community faced hardship. Some lost jobs, some lost businesses, some ended up homeless and in shelters and despair was the common feeling. Farmers are, at heart, nurturers. We tend to soil, we tend to seeds, we tend to food and we...

Polish Delight

Polish Delight

Picture it: You just got home after a long day at work. You’re pressed for time and the kids will be coming home soon. What’s for dinner??? I sat down with the owners of Wedzonka LLC, an authentic Polish Smoke House, and learned a bit about their foods and culture....

Dutch Hill Preserves

Dutch Hill Preserves

When I was younger and living in Canada, I remember those cold mornings on the farm. My mother used to coax us out of bed with freshly made buttermilk pancakes topped with rich maple syrup. I can almost taste that sweet, slightly gooey topping now. Until today, long...

Opening Day 2021 – May 1st

Opening Day 2021 – May 1st

OPENING DAY 2021 May 1st - Stay tune for your 2021 Vendor Lineup #MonroeCountyPA #Poconos #FarmersMarket #BuyLocal #SupportSmallBusinesses #FarmToTable #Homemade #PoconoProud Contact the Farmer Market to be a Vendor online at https://www.monroefarmersmarket.com/contact/