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Lisa Allmendinger on July 22nd, 2016

The Chelsea Farmers Market takes place every Saturday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Palmer parking lot. Chelsea Update is profiling vendors at the market and this week, it’s Duane Bordine of Bordine Farms. By Lisa Carolin Duane Bordine, who sells fresh cut flowers and plants, is a vendor at both Chelsea Farmers markets as […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 21st, 2016

The Chelsea City Council gave its approval on Monday, July 18 for a new Farm to Table fundraising event that will benefit the farmers markets in the Five Healthy Towns of Chelsea, Manchester, Stockbridge, Dexter and Grass Lake. The 5 Healthy Towns Farm to Table event will take place on Sunday, Aug. 21 from 5-7:30 […]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Janelle Feliciano for the vendor story.) The Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market offers folks a mid-week opportunity to shop for fresh and local products at the Palmer parking lot from 2-6 p.m. This week’s featured vendor is Good Times Kettle Corn. Marge Mills, the owner of Good Times Kettle […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 16th, 2016

Chelsea Community Kitchen will offer several demos featuring tips to cook for the season. Healthy on a Budget demos will be presented three Wednesdays–July 20, Aug. 17 and Sept. 21–from 3-5 p.m. at Faith in Action’s Chelsea food pantry located at 603 S. Main on the grounds of the Chelsea Community Hospital. Fresh fruit and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 15th, 2016

The Chelsea Farmers Market takes place each Saturday at the Palmer parking lot from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and Chelsea Update is profiling its vendors. By Lisa Carolin Merkel Gardens and Greenhouses has been a vendor at farmers markets in the area for more than 30 years. George Merkel, his daughter, Margaret Stech, and her husband […]

Continue reading about July 16: Merkel Gardens featured vendor at Chelsea Farmers Market

The Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market offers folks a mid-week opportunity to shop for fresh and local products at the Palmer parking lot from 2-6 p.m. Here’s a feature on Golden Fleece Farm. Practitioner and retired teacher, Brett and Barb Seabury, are owners of the Golden Fleece Farm. For seven years as full-time farmers, they […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 8th, 2016

The Chelsea Farmers Market takes place each Saturday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Palmer parking lot. Chelsea Update is profiling vendors at the market and this week’s focus is H and H Sugarbush. Kirk and Michelle Hedding own H and H Sugarbush, LLC, and it’s based on their farm in Sylvan Township. The farm […]

Continue reading about July 9: H and H Sugarbush featured vendor at the Saturday Farmers Market

The Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market offers folks a mid-week opportunity to shop for fresh and local products at the Palmer parking lot from 2-6 p.m. Here’s a feature on one of the newest vendors. Hanover Craft Meats owner Mike O’Connor, was exposed to farming as a child. He grew up on his grandparent’s farm […]

Continue reading about July 6: What you’ll discover at the Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market

The Chelsea Farmers Market takes place each Saturday at the Palmer parking lot from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Each week, Chelsea Update is profiling one of its vendors. Andi Philippe had been making soap for herself for about seven years when she came to the realization that a small batch was enough to last her for […]

Continue reading about July 2: Elysium Soap featured vendor at the Saturday Chelsea Farmers Market

The Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market offers folks a mid-week opportunity to shop for fresh and local products at the Palmer parking lot from 2-6 p.m. Below is a list of vendors who are expected to be there. Please keep in mind that sometimes the vendors are unable to make the market or the products […]

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