Cape May Fall Farm Markets

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Cape May, NJ -   At Fred Palmer’s farm stand on New England Road, the locals jockey for the fresh eggs.  You have to get there early enough (but not too early) if you want to score a dozen. Palmer’s stand is one of a crop of small, local farms on Cape Island that are growing [...]

West Cape May Farmer’s Market 2013

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Cape May, NJ -  You have only one more week to stop by the West Cape May Farmer’s Market. The popular Tuesday afternoon gathering place is wrapping up business for the year Tuesday, August 27.  The farmer’s market has been held every Tuesday from 3PM to 7PM behind the West Cape May Borough Hall on [...]

Cape May Dining Farm to Table Style

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Cape May, NJ – Two guys stand in a hundred foot long greenhouse, sizing up the winter spinach.  They’re deep in conversation about the status of the greens – are they too tough, too tender, just right?   They reach down to nibble some lettuce – and at that moment, you just know these two [...]

Purple Cauliflower

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New Jersey’s known for its tomatoes and asparagus, its strawberries and blueberries. Now local farmers have a new bumper fall crop – designer cauliflower. Pick your color: White for traditionalists. Orange for the carotenoid craving crowd. Purple for wine lovers. Legates Farm Market in North Cape May grows them all. They’re seasonal items, and very [...]