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REC Farmers Market

Creating a just
food system,

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Farmers Market schedules

The Beaver Brook and University Park Farmers Markets wrap up on November 3rd, but the REC Mobile Market continues through December 14th.

All REC Markets accept cash, card, WIC, Senior Coupons, SNAP and Healthy Incentives Program (HIP).

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, Farmers Markets, and YouthGROW, a youth employment and urban agriculture program for Worcester teens.


Latest News


WooSox Farms, YouthGROW partner to provide fresh food for Worcester

Spectrum News, July 2023


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

Spectrum News, June 2023



Growing both fresh food and leaders at YouthGROW in Worcester

Telegram & Gazette, August 2022



Worcester students learn the value of gardening with YouthGROW

Spectrum News, June 2023

Article & Video

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REC Farm Party celebrates 50 years of positive impact on Worcester

MassLive, September 2022


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Regional Environmental Council sells plants to fund community garden programs

Spectrum News, May 2022

Article & Video


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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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