Torrington Farmers Market Offers Much More Than Produce
Friday, June 08, 2018
As the demand for local products has risen in recent years, farmers markets have become increasingly popular. In 1994, there were 2,000 farmers markets in the country. Today, more than 8,700 markets are registered with the national farmers market directory.
Torrington’s farmers market has a long history in the area, dating back a couple of decades. It’s no wonder, since Goshen County leads the state in agricultural production.
In addition to traditional wares, such as fruits and vegetables, vendors sell a variety of handmade items at the farmers market. It serves as both a community gathering place and a business incubator. It...