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Happy New Market Year!

Happy New Year! Healthy and tasty days ahead; winter market keeps going and going;┬ádesperately seeking a compost pile With the holidays behind us we hope our new year’s greeting won’t get lost in the avalanche of email that descends at … Continue reading

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Profile: Barden Family Orchard

A closer look at Aquidneck Growers’ Market vendor, Barden Family Orchard. John Barden and Hazel Dean were married in 1930 and founded Barden Family Orchard in 1931. They planted some of the first apple trees along the eastern edge of … Continue reading

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Profile: Aquidneck Farms

A closer look at Aquidneck Growers’ Market vendor, Aquidneck Farms. Aquidneck Farms raises grass-fed beef & pastured poultry on conservation land overlooking the scenic Sakonnet River in Portsmouth, RI. HISTORY The story of Aquidneck Farms begins in 1998 when the … Continue reading

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