Reader’s View: Saratoga County Agriculture gets ready for summertime fun


A month in the past we spoke of farmers markets galore in southern Saratoga County, and Do You’d like to haven’t gotten To at least one but You actually are lacking out.

There have been ribbon slicing celebrations, meals, crafts, baked items, crops and, Inside the case of Waterford, stay leisure proper On the docks. This will proceed all summer time prolonged all by way of The world.

On Father’s Day, Sunday June 20 from 11am to 2pm, the annual “Sundae on the Farm” will return with a particular “drive by way of” version held at Mill Creek Farm, located at 1019 County Road 70, Stillwater, NY. It is owned and operated by Anne Morgan, Michael Morgan, Samantha Little, and in reminiscence of Tim Little.

Space farmers will collaborate to Positioned on An excellent current with audio recording which attendees can take pleasure in from their automobiles. There Shall be dairy and beef cattle, meat sheep, horses and farm gear, and a Gpreviousen Horseshoe Hunt!

Saratoga County is all Regarding the dairy enterprise (Do You’d like to don’t think about so, simply cease at An area Stewart’s!!) As such, King Dairy and Stewart’s Retailers are donating ice cream coupons for all attendees (whereas provides final). They’re typinamey redeemed at any Stewart’s or King Dairy location. Sundae on the Farm is free, take pleasure inable and househprevious-nice, The proper place to convey Dad to rejoice Father’s Day!

Have take pleasure inable and study one factor about our native agriculture enterprise Inside The tactic. For particulars contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga County at (518) 885-8995.

The Saratoga County Truthful board and staff have been working exhausting to Put together for an abbreby way ofted however nonetheless take pleasure inable-crammed event schedule this July 22-25, 2021. Additionally they are In the midst of An monumental take pleasure inabledraising advertising campaign To assemble A mannequin new Grandstand To commerce the previous One which Desired to be eliminated for safety causes simply earlier than the COVID-19 disaster hit. They’re hpreviousing events periodinamey To Make assembleive that enough money is raised To fulfill An identical grant Which will go a Good distance in the direction of making sure that new Grandstand turns into a actuality.

For extra information go to or name (518) 885-9701.

— Pete Bardunias, Senior Vice chairman, Group Development, Capital Area Chamber