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Buying local and supporting local producers during the winter months is just as important as ever! Read on for some tips on how to do just that. Visit a tree farm for holiday trees and wreaths - the…

Updated: 01/28/2022 - 11:54 am

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Welcome Farmers Market Season! Check out the Erie Grown Site Locator to view a farmers market near you or check our the list below. When visiting a farmers market, don't forget to participate in the …

Updated: 01/28/2022 - 11:53 am

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Buy Local Maple! Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the NYS Maple Producers Association has made the difficult decision to cancel Maple Weekend.  However, there are still maple producers who are…

Updated: 01/28/2022 - 11:28 am

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The Town of Eden, founded in 1812, has a long history of farming. At the time of its founding, most residents were in some way involved in agriculture and in fact, many of Eden’s farmers are the…

Updated: 01/28/2022 - 11:27 am

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The Town of Amherst, once a major farming community, has long since become one of the more urbanized and populated municipalities in Erie County. The Town has worked hard to preserve the remaining…

Updated: 01/28/2022 - 11:27 am

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Erie County, through its Live Well Erie initiative, is committed to improve the well-being of all members of the Erie County community. The idea is that it takes a village to make a difference. We…

Updated: 01/28/2022 - 11:26 am

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Welcome to the Erie Grown Blog, the blog and newsroom for Erie Grown, a resource hub for agricultural growers and consumers.  In this blog, we will share seasonally-relevant information on…

Updated: 01/28/2022 - 11:25 am