Friday, 26 October 2012

Celebrate the last day of British Summer time in Positive Paisley

The Ayrshire farmers market  will today be in a  unique location in #Positive Paisley ... As part of the new international arts festival ,we are relocating  to the high street by the Cenotaph .....it will be very chilly,dry  and  bright but you are assured  of a very warm #Positive  Paisley  #farmers market  welcome ... with 20 producers on 17 stalls  there will be a great choice of flavoursome local food  +  hot food to Go.. Trading  as usual from  09.00-13.00  we look forward to  greeting  you, and helping your weekend food  choices.

Thursday, 18 October 2012

The Big weekend for Ayrshire local food in Glasgow,Kilmarnock ,& Ballantrae

 With the   BBC Good Food Show on in SECC Glasgow ,there is a good chance  to meet  many Ayrshire producers  either in the farmers' market  zone or on individual or group  stands .....Friday  seems  a good day to visit !  Hope to see you there .

On Saturday the action moves to Kilmarnock  for the monthly farmers' market  with  14 producers  represented.....fair  weather  is expected , so  well  worth  a local visit  to the  Cross   between 09.00-13.00

Sunday  brings with it the very special UNESCO  Biosphere  supported regional  farmers' market  in Ballantrae  at Craigie   Mains   garden centre adjacent to  the A77  ..15 producers are likely to be represented, on  group stalls ,with suppliers coming  from both Ayrshire  and Dumfries and Galloway    timing  11.00-15.00

located by the sea..it will be a breath of real fresh air !

Friday, 12 October 2012

Ayrshire farmers' market at Largs yacht HavenSunday 14th october

 Confirmation of final visit for 2012   this Sunday 14th  10.00-14.00     what an opportunity?

buy  or sell a  yacht and  have   achance to buy the best of local food  to celebrate

if  you are not " in the market "come and  enjoy a great breakfast/brunch/lunch  anyway!

produce  from 18  Ayrshire producers + guests expected  

hope to see you there

Next market  scheduled for April 14th   2013

Meanwhile  the  excellent nearby  indoor Fencebay   farmers' market  will continue throughout the winter on the last sunday of every month

AFN successes at Ayrshire Business Awards 2012

At last night's awards  Dunlop Dairy won the coveted  local food hero award sponsored by Taste Ayrshire ,with  the other finalists being Glenapp Castle  and Howard Wilkinson .

Heads of Ayr Farm Park were in two finals , and  won the Family Business award ,sponsored by Ingrams..

Congratulations  to all concerned

Friday, 5 October 2012

Golden October sunshine and local food at Ayr farmers market

Sat 6th --  a relatively rare combination perhaps  of  beautiful sunshine  and the Ayr #farmers' market.

Come down to the  #farmers  market at the Kyle centre  car park courtyard  09.00-13.00 ..post code KA7 1QT

Source your weekend local / fresh food from  friendly stallholders ,and support the local rural economy

Quality   local produce from 20 producers  available on  14   shared stalls

Hope to see you there