It’s not too soon to be thinking about this year’s First Peas to the Table Contest. Inspired by a long-ago competition among Thomas Jefferson and his neighbors, we started our First Peas contest a few years ago and… Read More
Updated Wednesday, June 20, 3:30 p.m.: Congratulations to the West Tisbury School for bringing us the first full cup of peas today! This is the first time in all five years that a school garden has won the… Read More
It’s time to think about planting peas. Not only are they one of the earliest crops of spring — your harvest could win you prizes and bragging rights in our fifth annual First Peas to the Table Contest.
It’s almost here! The crowning event of every Island summer for 156 years, the annual Martha’s Vineyard Livestock Show and Fair begins Thursday morning at the Agricultural Society in West Tisbury. Here are the hours for the 2017… Read More
Tom Hodgson and Christine Gault of West Tisbury have won our fourth annual First Peas to the Table contest, bringing a full cup of fresh peas to the farmstand on June 10 to claim the title for their third year… Read More
Be the Queen Pea, or King Pea! Did you plant peas this spring? The first person to bring us a measured cup of mature shelled peas will be crowned winner of our fourth annual First Peas to the… Read More