Winter farmers' markets in state at all-time high

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - The number of winter farmers' markets are at all-time high in New York State, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday.

The number of winter markets has grown 190 percent since 2007 -- from 40 to 116.

The Oneida County Winter Public Market is inside Historic Union Station, 321 Main St., in Utica. The market runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. second Saturday of the month from January to April. The Westmoreland Winter Farmers' Market is at the Fire House Station at 1 Station Road in Westmoreland. The market runs from 9 a.m. to noon the first Saturday of the month through April.

In Herkimer County, the Ilion Farmers Market is located at Clapsaddle Farm, 437 Otsego St. The market runs from noon to 5 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays.

In Hamilton, a farmer's market runs from 8 a.m. to noon the third Saturday of each month at Parry's General Store, 100 Utica St.

For a complete list of winter farmers' markets in New York State, click here.

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