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Shop local in the heart of Haverfordwest

There’s never been a better time to enjoy and support local food and drink.

And there’s never been a better time to enjoy the delicious range of produce at Haverfordwest Farmers Market!

Held every Friday between 9am and 2pm at Castle Square, the market now hosts more than 20 stallholders selling fresh, local, seasonal produce from Pembrokeshire and its borders.

Produce includes seasonal vegetables and fruit, award-winning beef, pork and lamb, with organic choices, farm-fresh fish and poultry, sourdough and other home-made breads, farmhouses cheeses, home-made cakes and conserves and much more – as well as beautiful cut flowers, soft alpaca wool products and other craft.

Cllr Paul Miller, Cabinet Member for Economy, Tourism, Leisure and Culture, encouraged everyone to support the market.

“By shopping at our farmers’ markets, not only can you choose from a delicious range of produce, but you will also support local businesses, who have worked so hard – particularly over the last 18 months – and are a valued part of the Pembrokeshire economy,” said Cllr Miller.

Joe Welch, market manager and food officer at Pembrokeshire County Council, praised stallholders for enabling the market to continue during the lockdowns.

“Haverfordwest was among the few which managed to keep going, albeit on a smaller scale, which was really appreciated by its customers,” she said. “It also introduced a new ordering and collection system which has continued and proved to be very popular.”

She added: “We’re also pleased that lots of new customers have started using the market, and welcome many more!”

New traders at Haverfordwest Market include:

Church Hillbilly: goat meat and ‘almost ready’ goat meat meals

The Welsh Saucery: homemade artisan sauces and spice rubs

Blossoms and Berries: beautiful Welsh blooms from the foothills of the Preselis

Pleasantly Pickled: a range of high quality homemade chutneys, jams, pickles and sauces

The Pembrokeshire Pet Bakery: local, family business producing homemade pet treats

They join the already amazing range of producers who are as follows:

ANUNA Craft Bakery: freshly baked sourdough products

Blaencamel Farm: freshly picked, seasonal vegetables, fruits and salads

Cig Lodor Meats: fresh, farm-reared beef, pork and lamb

Coland Rise Farm; fresh farm reared beef

Cuckoo Mill Farm: farm fresh turkey and chicken

Dolwerdd Dairy Sheep: a range of soft, blue and pressed ewes milk cheeses and ice-cream

Greenacre Market Garden: cut flowers and fresh fruit; Haverfordwest Country Markets: a range of sweet and savoury baked goods, jams, chutneys, fresh vegetables in season, plus knitted and craft items

Hazelwell Farm: award winning organic beef and lamb

Ocean Seafoods & Crab Shack: a variety of seafood and fresh fish in season

Old Park Apiary and It’s a Beeswax Wrap: Pembrokeshire honey and a range of beeswax wraps

Pembrokeshire Beach Tree: sea tumbled glass and pottery inspired gifts, crafts and jewellery

Pennsylvania Farm: farm fresh eggs

Teifi Farmhouse Cheese: range of award winning hard and soft cheeses, plus organic artisan spirits

Tynewydd Alpacas: a range of soft alpaca wool products

Victoria Inn Brewhouse: home brewed craft ales

Haverfordwest Farmers Market is held every Friday at Castle Square between 9am and 2pm.

Dates for your diary:

Harvest Fayre Market: Friday 29th October

Christmas markets (with plenty of gift ideas): 3rd, 10th, 17th and 23rd December.