14 March 2014 – Jane Grover “Naked Food Cooking Demo’s”
Jane will be cooking at our Market next Friday and promoting her book “Naked Food”
“The way food was meant to be”. Hear Jane’s story of her amazing journey from chef to
mum, to passionate whole foodie, to self-published cookbook author.
2014 NZFM Conference & Awards
Get your applications online to enter your produce – website: www.farmersmarketsawards.org.nz
Summer Producer Judging – 28 March 2014 in Tauranga.
Judging only of summer produce includes Tastiest Pip fruit; Dirt on roots produce, Dirt off roots produce, organically produced and Ugly is tasty.
Autumn Producer Judging – 10 May 2014 at The Strong Room in Feilding.
Judging of all other categories, Freshest Producer form the Water, Tastiest Food Producer form the Butcher, Freshest Food Producer from the Paddock, Creamiest Food Producer form the Dairy, and Outstanding Producer from the Field.
Consumer Voting Online for Market of the Year – 1st April to the 2nd June 2014 Vote for Us Campaign
FMNZ Conference & Awards – 30, 31st July and 1st August 2014 in FEILDING
APRIL 2014 – 9th Birthday Celebrations
Celebrations start 4th April: To celebrate we will be offering customers a chance to win tickets to the Taste Awards plus register to be a Taste Awards Judge & join celebrity Judges from around the country (Judging takes place 8am to 12noon). Then the doors open to the public to taste “NZ’s Best & Biggest Food Selection from around NZ - from the paddock to the plate”. Held 10th May at The Strong Room (upstairs function centre) 12pm-2pm - $5 per ticket. Tickets will be on sale at the Market plus door sales.
Easter Market – Thursday 17 April 2014
Due to trading laws we have moved Markets to the Thursday prior to Easter & Anzac Day.
Anzac Market Day – Thursday 24 April 2014 “Birthday Shakespearience Extravaganza”
“We will celebrate our 9th Birthday plus Shakespeare’s 450th Birthday. There will be wandering minstrels, dancers of the era plus various other interactive entertainment. Please support this theme and dress up in your Victorian Renaissance period costumes. We will do the final draw to give away more tickets plus announce who will be the Guest Judge at the Taste Awards.
To find out more about our seasonal promotions check out our newsletters ...
Have Christmas Dinner on Winner of the Christmas Hamper drawn 20 December 2013 - Congratulations to Robyn Hocken of Feilding who won a hamper full of goodies and treats!!!
Stallholders, Management Team, Volunteers, and of course our Customers, WE DID IT AGAIN!
Winners NZ Taste Awards
Farmers Market of the Year 2013
Sincere thanks to you all for your support!
Raewyn Loader - Market Manager
JULY NEWS LETTER "Fresh 2 U"
OUT NOW ... click on newletters above to read the lastes happenings!!
We're Celebrating OUR WIN PLUS...
NZ Roast Day on 2nd AUGUST
Market chef Hester Guy and Burnzee will be roating up a storm offering tastings and tips to roast up a feast fit for kings.
Live entertainment - Kimbolton Schools
JUMPING FLEES ukulele group
and Country Singer Craig Loader.
Gather the family around the table Sunday 4th August (NZ Roast Day).
See you Friday 2nd Aug for a good roasting!!!
It's Time to Get Voting ...
Vote for Feilding to Win
Farmers Market of the Year 2013 at the
Taste Farmers Markets NZ Awards
visit Click Here
And go in the draw to win a 14 course degastation dinner at a pop up kitchen using local fresh seasonal produce.
PARTY PARTY PARTY
Feilding Market Celebrated their 8th Birthday in April 2013
Thank you to our amazing volunteers who every Friday in April managed the lucky dip prize barrel and gave away loads of prizes donated by our generous stallholders
Way to celebrate Feilding!!!
And what a great party we had on the 26th
Thank you to our market Clown ‘Shenanigans, also Burnzee & Hester for the cooking up a storm, Hartley Towersey from the Ruamahanga River Band, and Paula & Heath who supplied the Bouncy Castles for the kids. Anotrher great day at the market !!
'Right Royal' Farmers Market
Their Royal Highnesses, Prince Charles & Camilla visited our authentic Farmers Market on the 15th November 2012, and showed genuine interest specifically in our honey, wines, bread and olive oil stalls. Our market chef 'Hester Guy' gave Camilla the secret recipe for her special sauce which topped the fresh asparagus and yam dish.
The Royals were presented with documentation about three varieties of Hostas grown by Wayne and Maureen from Mauways, which are to be shipped to Highgrove Gardens at Windsor Castle in January 2013.
2012 Taste Farmers Market NZ Award
Voted Farmers' Market of the Year!!
Locally grown fresh produce and added value products all sold by the producers.
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