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Suwanee Whole Life Co-op:  Co-op News:Orobianco & FCLO new ordering


Hello Members,

I’m excited to welcome Orobianco to our family of Growers & Producers!

Orobianco (in Italian means White Gold) is a new local company that produces fresh mozzarella cheese and other mozzarella creations. The cheese-maker Massimo was trained by one of the best Italian “casaro” (cheese-maker) in the NYC area and his mozzarella is simply delicious.

Orobianco is the brainchild of Maria Chiara Montanara and Massimo Romano. Maria comes from the region of Campania in Italy, where mozzarella was first made in the XII century. Massimo is orginally from Palermo, Sicily and has trained with two Italian “casari” (cheese makers) in Italy and New York.

I met Massimo this week and sampled many of his creations at their cheese shop in Snellville. He has a true passion for making cheese the traditional way and you can definitely taste it! The cheeses are fresh, milky, creamy and delicious.

The cheese curd from Orobianco is made from cow milk that does not contain any artificial ingredients, color additives or synthetic substances and is minimally processed so that it can be considered “natural” under FDA guidelines. Guaranteed GMO free. Cows are not treated with rBST or fed genetically engineered crops.

Look for their fresh handmade mozzarella creations in the Dairy section on the market website tomorrow!

Visit Orobianco’s Facebook page to see what others are saying about them: www.facebook.com/orobianco.us

Fermented Cod Liver Oil (FCLO)- New Ordering Guidelines

Green Pasture has lifted the limit on ordering FCLO/HVBO Blend Gels finally! All available items from Green Pasture will be on the market website starting this weekend. I will place an order once we reach the 12 items+ level to receive the discounted prices. You will pay for the items ordered and I will let you know when it has arrived for pick up. Expect at least a week or two from order to pick up. No offline orders please. All orders must be made via the market website.

Upcoming Bulk Order Schedule

  • Dec 7th – 9th: Kenny’s Farmhouse Cheese (Details to come in next week’s co-op news)

Thank you for your continued support!
Nora

Swainsboro, GA:  pickup today


Hey Everyone,

Just a reminder, pickup is moved to today. I will see everyone this afternoon from 4-5pm at Crossroads Cafe.

Superior Seasons:  Weblog Entry




Good Day!

Reminder! Ordering is still open, CLICK HERE, until Friday at 9am for Saturday’s product! After 9am we update the site to start the next order cycle for Wednesday’s options!

Holiday Gifts
Are you having trouble getting ideas for that special person? Our store has lots of great options including gift certificates, farm shares, or put together your own hostess/care packages from a selection of fine local product! It’s easy to order and remember there’s no membership fees until your 3rd order (we’re assuming by then you’re hooked!).

Good Growing

South Cumberland Food Hub:  Time to Order Local Food!


This is just a reminder that we are taking orders today until noon at the food hub. Have a great day and thank you for supporting your local farmers!

Risa

We Are One Farmers Market:  Pre-Order Closes Tonight, New Milk Price


Good morning-

Pre-order closes tonight, please note Eccardt Farm Raw Milk is now $5 per gallon, check it out here. ALSO its important to know that a $3 half gallon reduces down to $2.25 if you bring your own container. Stop in for more details.

Stop by the market and try a milk sample as well as enjoy it in our NH Coffee.

See you Friday.

Spa City Local Farm Market Co-op:  The market is closed.


The Spa City Co-op on-line market is now closed. Orders can be picked up at the Art Church on Friday (the 30th) between 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. Please set a reminder for yourself so you don’t forget!

See you then!
Hannah Seewald
Market Co-manager
spacity@locallygrown.net
1-509-936-2151

The Cumming Harvest:  Newsletter - November 28, 2012


RECIPES

Kale Chips

Ingredients
1 bunch kale
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 teaspoon sea salt

Directions
Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
Remove the leaves from the thick stems and tear into bite size pieces. Wash and thoroughly dry kale with a salad spinner. Drizzle kale with olive oil and sprinkle with salt. Massage leaves with oil until covered.
Bake until the edges brown but are not burnt, 10 to 15 minutes.
Take out and put on a cooling rack with paper towels beneath the rack. Store in an airtight container.

Market News

Welcome new vendors to the market!
Bennett Pecans has listed pecans from his farm in South GA
Alta Cucina Italia sells blended seasonings, infused oils and balsamic vinegar reductions, and homestyle tomato sauce & pestos.

We have a couple of vendors offering sales this week. Red Barn Farm has all their plants on sale, My Daily Bread has all jams on sale. Sale prices are as shown online.

My Daily Bread also offers free slicing of all yeast breads.

ARTISAN OF THE DAY This week we are happy to have Secret Garden Soap joining us at the market to show you all the wonderful soaps she crafts. She’s a wealth of knowledge about skincare and soap ingredients, so get your questions ready.

CONGRATULATIONS!

Congratulations, Jean Chung on winning the drawing for the Heritage Farm organically raised turkey! Thanks to everyone for your support of locally grown.

LOCATION & PICK-UP
Building 106, Colony Park Dr. in the Basement of Suite 100, Cumming, GA 30040. Pick up every Saturday between 10-12pm.
Google Map

To view the harvest today and tomorrow till 8pm, visit “The Market” page on our website, The Cumming Harvest

Partners


Cane Creek Farm is our Farm Partner for 2010-2012. Thank you Cane Creek for all your support!
The Cane Creek Farm Blog

Secure Services, Inc Thank you for generously providing our market location!

We thank you for your interest and support of our efforts to bring you the healthiest, the freshest and the most delicious locally-produced foods possible!

Stone County, AR:  Market's Closed!


Hi, Everyone!

The Market’s closed until Sunday.

Come back and see us!

Champaign, OH:  Spinach


A late change…spinach is here! If interested, dial some up!

Conway, AR:  Market Reminder


The market closes tonight at 10 P.M. To place an order, visit Conway.locallygrown.net/market Please make sure to hit the checkout button. You will receive a conformation email once you place your order.