Farmers market flourishes at short-term location. “Today really surpassed my objectives. ”

Farmers market flourishes at short-term location. “Today really surpassed my objectives. ”

PJ Salerno’s belief had been shared by many people on Saturday.

Salerno, an owner of Foothill Farm in Mahoning Township, had been one of the vendors that are delighted the Lehighton Downtown Winter Farmers Market, which shifted from Lehighton’s Lower Park into the Hofford Mill in Weissport.

“We had a turnout that is great” said Salerno. “Bambi (Elsasser, treasurer for the Lehighton Downtown Initiative) manages the marketplace, and she does a wonderful work advertising on Facebook. Simply getting individuals out listed here is great; that’s all her.

“And just the farmers in general help bring people right right back each week. Having products that are good good, quality services and products. It surely means something into the market whenever you’re able to own good quality produce as well as other material. ”

The function, which Elsasser stated had been a “producer items market, ” showcased many different homegrown, homemade and handmade items, a lot of which had been quick to market down.

“I don’t even understand if it’s 10 a.m. And you can find a ton of individuals right right here, ” Elsasser stated. More