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REC Farmers Market

Creating a just
food system,
together.

our story

The Regional Environmental Council (REC) is a nonprofit food justice organization with a 50 year history of working for environmental sustainability and social justice in Worcester.

 

Our programs include Community and School Gardens (UGROW), Farmers Markets, and YouthGROW, a youth employment and urban agriculture program for Worcester teens.

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Farmers Market schedules

Shop fresh, local and affordable produce this summer at one of our 17 market locations across Worcester, Webster and Southbridge. Markets kick-off in June!

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Latest News

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Worcester preschoolers visit a YouthGROW Farm

Spectrum News, May 2024

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REC Worcester sees benefits of HIP at Winter Mobile Market

The Worcester Guardian, February 2024

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REC Mobile Farmers Market back on the road to fight food insecurity

Spectrum News, June 2023

Article & Video

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Farming Season In Worcester Underway After Annual Seedling Sort

The Patch, May 2024

Article

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WooSox Farms, YouthGROW partner to provide fresh food for Worcester

Spectrum News, July 2023

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REC Farm Party celebrates 50 years of positive impact on Worcester

MassLive, September 2022

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join the rec team

Work towards a just food future and check out our available postings!

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Get involved

Join us in creating a just food system in Central MA! Explore volunteer opportunities or consider applying for a fulfilling internship.

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