It’s that time of the year again.  Who doesn’t love fresh, local food?  NYNJ put a list together of the “Top 13 Farmers Markets” in Bergen County, New Jersey.

DUMONT FARMERS MARKET

Where: Sorosis Park, Park Avenue and West Quackenbush Avenue
When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, through Oct. 27
Info: 201-374-1899; http://www.localharvest.org/dumont-farmers-market-M52304
Variety of local homegrown fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Meats, poultry, frozen raviolis, fresh mozzarella, Brookly Breads, sweets, and much!

ENGLEWOOD FARMERS MARKET

Where: Depot Square Park, North Van Brunt Street and Demarest Avenue
When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, June 8 through Oct. 26
Info: 201-871-6645
Variety of fruits and vegetables

FORT LEE FARMERS MARKET

Where: Plaza at Fort Lee Community Center, 1355 Inwood Terrace
When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, June 4 through Oct. 15
Info: 201-693-2763; www.fortleenj.org
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Pickles, olives, cakes, pies, Italian food, mushrooms, bread & cheese.

GLEN ROCK FARMERS MARKET

Where: 1 Harding Plaza Gen Rock, NJ
When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, June 24 through Nov. 18
Info: http://www.grfarmersmarket.com
Local farmers, groovy artisans and the best picnic spot in town.

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS FARMERS MARKET

Where: Central Avenue and Boulevard
When: 2-7pm. Tuesdays, June 19 through Sept. 25
Info: 201-288-5464
Variety of fruits & vegetables.

OAKLAND FARMERS MARKET

Where: Borough Hall lot on Route 202
When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 1st through Oct. 26
Info: 201-644-6035; oaklandfarmersmarket.com
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Prepared foods including organic prepared foods, pickles, fresh eggs, fresh pasta, homemade cheese, plants, high end crafts, fine art and live music.

PARAMUS FARMERS MARKET

Where: Petruska Memorial Park’s North Parking Lot, 475 Fairview Ave.
When: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 20 to Sept. 26 (except July 4)
Info: 201- 655-5859
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Bakery items and breads, homemade pasta & raviolis, pasta sauces, handmade mozzarella, homemade dry and pork Italian sausages and other Italian items, pickles & olives, jelly & jams, bean coffee, whole leaf tea, hand blended soda, several varieties of kielbasa, peiroghi, bratwurst and other Polish items, dog bakery items such as biscuits, cookies, and cakes.

RAMSEY FARMERS MARKET

Where: Ramsey Train Station at Erie Plaza, off Main Street
When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, June 6 through Nov. 18
Info: 201-675-6866; http://www.ramseyfarmersmarket.org/
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Artisan breads, cheeses, homemade pasta, gourmet nuts, coffee, teas, olive oils, spices, honey maple syrup, wine, fish pasture raised meat, free range eggs.

RIDGEWOOD FARMERS MARKET

Where: NJ Transit Railroad Station (Garber Square)
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 28 through Oct. 25
Info: 201-445-2600; http://www.ridgewoodchamber.com/
Variety of fruits & vegetables.

RIVER VALE FARMERS MARKET

Where: Town Hall, 406 Rivervale Road
When: Noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, June 21 through Oct. 25
Info: 201- 664-2346 ; http://www.rivervalenj.org/
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Amish baked goods, pickles & olives, frozin pizzas, hand made soaps, bakery items, artisan breads, cheese, Italian specialties, frozen fresh pastas, sauces, frozen prepared fish and Maryland crab cakes, Polish delicacies, hormone-free and antibiotic free grass fed meats, and poultry. Free range eggs, Italian ices, ice cream, and much more!

RUTHERFORD FARMERS MARKET

Where: Williams Plaza
When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 9 through Oct. 26, 7 a.m. to 12 noon.
Info: 201-460-3000, ext. 3156; http://www.downtownrutherfordnj.com/
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Pickles, Amish baked goods, quiches, dried fruits and nuts, and more.

TEANECK FARMERS MARKET

Where: Garrison Avenue and Beverly Road (in back of the Wells Fargo Bank)
When: 1-7pm. Thursday, June 14 through Oct. 25
Info: 201- 904-0493; https://www.yelp.com/biz/teaneck-farmers-market-teaneck
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Herbs, Flowers, cheeses, Amish baked goods, jams, relishes, pickles, ready prepare fish, poulty, frozen raviolis, sauces, mozzarella cheese, Apple Mortgage cake, and more.

TENAFLY FARMERS MARKET

Where: Washington Street and Tenafly Road
When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 13 – Oct. 28
Info: 201- 266-6043; https://www.yelp.com/biz/tenafly-farmers-market-tenafly
Variety of fruits & vegetables.
Also Available: Cheese, meats, plants, coffee, soaps, breads, and pastries, pickles, and crafts.

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