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CSA's and Farmers Markets


Twenty Six CSA's in MetroWest

Boylston - Spring Ridge Farm
Concord - First Root Farm
Dover - Dover Farm
Franklin - Grateful Farm
Framingham - Hansons Farm
Framingham - Stearns farm
Grafton - 5 Acre Farm
Hopkinton- Long Life Farm
Lincoln - Drumlin Farm
Lincoln - Lindtree Farm
Lincoln - Plow and Share Farm
Lincoln - The Food Project
Millis - Tangerini Farm
Natick - Natick Community Organic Farm
Needham - The Neighborhood Farm
Newton - Newton Community FarmSutton - New Land Farms
Sherborn - Silverwood Organic Farm
Shrewsbury - Green Hill Farm
Sudbury - Siena Farms
Uxbridge - Chockalog Farm
Wayland - Two Field Farm
Waltham - Waltham Fields Community Farm
Westborough - Nourse Farm
Westborough - Heirloom Harvest
Weston - Land's Sake Farm
Wrentham - White Barn Farm

Farmers Markets are usually open air and direct from the farms
Generally June thru October 

Winter Markets Oct - May
Listed alphabetical by Town


Ashland Saturday Farmers Market
Saturday: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Mid June thru October
address:
Ashland Center
125 Front Street
Ashland


Boylston Saturday Farmers Market
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
August thru October
address:
John B. Gough House at Hillside
 221 Main Street
 Boylston


Dover Farmers Market Saturdays
Saturday: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Mid September thru October
address:
Grace Church
 21 Centre St
 Dover


Framingham 3 Farmers Markets and a Winter Market, Raw Milk and CSA 

Farmers Market Thursdays 
Thursday: 12:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Begine June  thru October
address:
Village Green at Framingham Center
 Edgell Rd & Vernon St
 Framingham

Downtown Farmers Market Tuesday 12-530 June thru October
Framingham Downtown Common (Concord/Park St)
 address:
1 Park Street
 Framingham

Framingham Farmers Market Wednesday and Saturday
Wednesday: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Mid July thru October
address:
St. Tarcisius Church parking lot
 Waverly St & Cedar St

Winter Farmer's Market at First Parish Unitarian Church, in Scott Hall, First Thursday of the month,  12:30-5:30. Coffee, eggs, chicken, fish, lobster, pasta, salsa, pickles, handmade holiday cards and more.  24 Vernon Street  508-872-3111  Dec- May1st 2014


EASTLEIGH FARM 1062 EDMANDS ROAD FRAMINGHAM, MA. 01701 PH. 508.877.1753 
Raw Milk, delicious ice cream, cheeses, crackers, eggs, raw honey.  Saturday-Thursday 10am-6pm Friday 10am-7pm 
www.eastleighfarm.com/store.html 


CSA Membership with weekly pick ups June thru October.  Stearns Farm, Sustainable Farming, 862 Edmands Road, Framingham, MA 01701 • Phone (508) 202-0387 • contact@stearnsfarmcsa.org   www.stearnsfarmcsa.org/wp/public/ 


Franklin Friday Farmers Market
Franklin
Town Common
Pleasant St & Main St
 Franklin

Friday 12:00-6:00 PM
Jun-Nov


Hardwick
CSA Meat Program, Chestnut Farms, will host an OPEN BARN on Saturday, September 15th, 2013 from 11 to 4. Explore the fields and pastures and meet the chickens, pigs, cows, sheep and goats. Chestnut Farms delivers meat once a month;  For directions, see
www.chestnutfarms.org


Hopkinton
Town Common Farmers Market Sundays
Sunday: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Mid June thru October
address:
Hopkinton Town Common
 2 Main St & Ash St
 Hopkinton


Lexington
Farmers Market Tuesday
Tuesday: 2:00 PM to 6:30 PM
June thru October
address:
Lexington Center
 Massachusetts Ave & Fletcher Ave
 Lexington


Milford
Farmers Market Wednesday
Wednesday: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Mid June thru October
address:
Milford Regional Hospital
 Rt. 16 At Rt. 140
 Milford


Natick
Winter Farmers Market Saturday
Saturday: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
End of November 3 thru April
address:
Common Street Church
Common Street
Natick


Newton
Farmers Market Fridays
Friday: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Mid June thru October
Open for a Spring Market on Tuesdays in June
address:
American Legion Post 440
 295 California St.
 Newton



Wayland
Winter Market Saturday
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
mid January to mid March
address:
Russell's Garden Center
 397 Boston Post Road
 Wayland


Westborough Thursday Farmers Market
Thursday: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
June thru September
address:
Evangelical Congregational Church
 57 West Main St
 Westborough



   

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