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The Wednesday Market:  Sunday Means It's Time to Order


Good morning.

The Wednesday Market is open for ordering. Please place your order by 10 p.m. Monday. Orders are ready for pick up between 2 and 4 p.m. Wednesday. See the website for this week’s product offerings. Here is the link: https://wednesdaymarket.locallygrown.net/market

Thank you for supporting Georgia Grown products. We’ll see you at the Market.

Thanks,

Beverly

Independence,VA:  Southern Fork Farm Weights and Prices


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Good morning,

Quick update for all of you Southern Fork Farm customers this week. The prices are listed by the pound and an estimated weight. Sean won’t have exact prices until he gets them back from his processor on Wednesday. You will receive an e-mail from Southern Fork later this week with your actual prices and I will adjust them on your orders. Please let me know if you have any questions. You may also contact Sean at Southern Fork Farm directly by e-mail at southernforkfarm@gmail.com.

To Shop: Independence Farmers Market.

Schedule your pickup time: Calendy

On a different note, thank you all so much for supporting the Market! It’s really great to be a part of a community that supports its friends and neighbors. Together we are doing great things!

Enjoy this beautiful day!

Abby

Yalaha, FL:  is this the last cool before summer?


Let me know ASAP if you want any Zellwood Sweet Corn or Cucumbers from Long and Scotts Farm I will probably get a small amount to make available but if you know you want it let me know so I can tell them to pick up more than we will use here at the farm.

We have lots of Shoots and microgreens available this week and the lettuce seems to be doing well again for the moment.

If you want to place and order and pick up before the standard window, just let me know.

Standard Ordering window below.
Order now through 7 am Friday May 22th for Sat May 23th Pickup, or tell me when you want to pick up, we usually have flexibility.

We Are Flexible, TELL ME if you want to make special arrangements for produce, I am open and willing especially now. I just like to know when to expect people to show up.

Remember to tell me when you want to pick up! (and if I don’t reply to confirm within a day, bump my e-mail or text me 407-342-8515. Though I have cleaned up my e-mail so hopefully I won’t Miss Anyone.)

Sign in to order. https://yalaha.locallygrown.net/market

You have to sign in to see the add to cart button. Then set the number and click the add to cart button on the items you want to buy (it is the little picture right next to the quantity box.) Remember you need to check out before your order will be placed.
Remember to let me know when you want to pick up on Sat or maybe even Friday late afternoon or on Sunday. (If I don’t send you an e-mail confirmation of your order and pick up time, please make sure you checked out and completed your order.)

Champaign, OH:  Do You Believe In Magic?


And it’s magic, if the music is groovy…
(Lovin’ Spoonful)

What better song to kick off a magical, sunshine day? To kick off a Sunday of ordering from our magically, lovely, little market of love?

You are all making this week’s ordering so groovy, so far! You bring the magic to this market, each and every week!!

Make sure to check out all of the new offerings from Hickory Acres, CrisMis Farms, and the girls at Flourish are working on a second size of bouquet, along with fun details, each week, about their planned theme for their beautiful bouquets, that I will post in a weblog!

Kim from Kim’s Homestead told me that her flowers are growing for her hand held bouquets, and will be adding those to the market in the next few weeks!

We hope to see beef returning, soon, from our meat producers!

Each week, there are more and more items from our lovely vendors…the other magic in this market!

I am adding a new Cosmic product…a small coffee cake, called…Breakfast With The Hippie Coffee Cake!

Ok…go put your own magic into this amazing day!!

If you believe in magic, come along with me….(lyric from, The Lovin’ Spoonful)

XOXO,
Cosmic Pam

Green Acres Atkins:  Good morning!


Good morning !

Don’t let this rain stop you ! We are still open here at the farm

Thanks for all your orders and shopping at the farm store

Please place those orders by noon on Thursday

Thanks
Tom and kami

Washtenaw Organic Collaborative:  May 17-20 Washtenaw Organic Collaborative Open for Orders


The Washtenaw Organic Collaborative is OPEN AGAIN MAY 17-20. FOR PICKUP MAY 23.

1) Head to WashtenawOrganic.com and login to your account.

2) ORDER Select “The Market” and begin placing items in your cart. When finished, select “proceed to check out”. There you can verify the quantity of items ordered, leave notes for your growers, and choose your pick up location or delivery option, and pay. You’ll receive a receipt by email. All submitted orders are considered final on Thursday.

3) PICK UP & ENJOY Every Saturday, pick up your individually packaged order. The Slow Farm pickup location is a no contact pickup – Please do not get out of your car. The Brines Farm pickup location is self-service off of farmhouse porch. Paid delivery option will arrive at your doorstep about midday.

Final Notes:
-Double check the pickup location noted on your receipt/invoice – and remember it for Saturday.
-Delivery as your pickup location must be accompanied by the $10 delivery item in your order basket.
-If we cannot fulfill an item it will be refunded.
-We cannot accommodate late pick ups or changes in pick up locations.
-Missed Pick Ups will be donated or returned to vendors.

-REGARDING SEEDLINGS AND TREES: Unless marked “5/23 Pickup”, Garden Seedlings & Tree orders are pre-order, available at a later date.

We appreciate your support! See you Saturday!

Stones River Market:  Weblog Entry


Welcome to our May 17th and 18th Stones River Locally Grown Online Farmers Market. The Market opens 8:00 am on Sunday Morning and closes 10:00 pm Monday evening. Order early before quantities available run out! https://stonesriver.locallygrown.net*

During the time the Market is OPEN, please check again over the next 2 days as some of our Growers may be updating their inventories.

THANK YOU Customers for your patience again during our ‘Eighth’ ‘Semi-Curb Service’ in front of Quinn’s Mercantile. “Pull-up or Step-up”! to pick up your orders Wednesday afternoon. Curb Service is still available but will be a ‘tighter’ setup. We will have the canopy set up so you can drive up or you are welcome to park across the street and walk to the canopy to pickup your order using social distancing. We want to leave the area in front of Quinn’s for their customers.

Delivery Service is available within a 10 mile radius of Murfreessboro, outside areas will be considered and delivery is available to Woodbury at a host location. Please be sure to put your address in comments when you check out.

Method of Payment is Cash, Checks, Cards or Invoice. Please make sure your email address is current or updated for invoicing.

Thank you for supporting our Locally Grown Market, it means a lot to our Growers and Community. Shop Local and Stay Local!

News from Our Growers:

RnR Farm: We are back on the market and have a ton of lettuce available this week! All of our cut, washed, and bagged varieties and for the first time lettuce by the head.

Lettuce by the bag for this week = Lettuce Blend, Romaine Trio, red leaf mix, and butterhead hearts.

Lettuce by the head = green leaf and red leaf.

All naturally grown using beyond organic methods.

And we also have a baby leaf kale mix.

Rainbow Hill Farm: Great to be back and start our season with ‘Live Plants’ for your home garden. Ranging from Tomato, Sweet and Hot Peppers, Cucumber, Eggplant, Melon Okra all delivered in biodegradable pots

Carole’s Herbs (CS3 Farm): We have fresh greens, herbal honey, and two flavors of hummus.

We have a few more heads of delicious red lettuce, some tatsoi (taste and consistency is somewhere between spinach and chard) and mustard greens. They aren’t ready yet, but we are also working on some micro greens.

We also have more of our tasty gourmet Apicius and Hot Thyme Red Wine Mustards. They give both meat and vegetables a light amount of heat backed by a delicious whole mouth taste.

Try our new toasted pine nut hummus or roasted red pepper hummus. They are delicious on breads, crackers, salads, or even soups (hummus is a great meat/protein alternative).

We also have herbal honey, tonics/shrubs, herbal teas, and traditional teas to brighten your day!

Flying S Farms: Unfortunately we will not have Artisan Breads available this week, ‘not enough hours in a day’ phrase fits us to a ‘T’…they will be back available soon. The Garlic Scapes are beginning to develop, considered a delicacy by chefs, they are milder than garlic bulbs. They can be cut or chopped and used in many dishes, great with stir-fry, sauteed or add into a most dishes that use garlic. Recipe for Garlic Scape Pesto 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese 3 Tbsp. fresh lime or lemon juice 1/4 lb. scapes 1/2 cup olive oil Salt to taste Puree scapes and olive oil in a food processor until smooth. Stir in Parmesan and lime or lemon juice and season to taste. Serve on bread, crackers or pasta.

Check back next couple days, we will be Jamming and restocking our inventory.

Look forward seeing you “At the Curb" of Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday May 20th from 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, please phone, email or text me so we can make arrangements to get your order to you.

How to contact us:
Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: https://stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 301 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

Berea Gardens:  Market Open


Hi Friends,

I want to thank you all for the wonderful support you have given to us these past few weeks and for your patience in working through the kinks of doing this new style of market.

This week we have some improvement in growing conditions and I am happy to finally get some field work done to insure some decent summer crops.

Along with what is listed here, Tom McColley will be with us again this week, as will Kenny Point.

Melody Urbanic is also bringing more treats from Chef Tim and I am copying her FB post here for those of you that would like to pre-order from her. Blessings to all!

“Taking pre-orders for Tim’s Gourmet Pepperoni Rolls (2.50 each), his Focaccia Bread sheets ($5 each), Sweet Scones (1.50 each) and Eli’s Rustic Round Loaves ($5 each)????
this Wednesday at 4pm at the new Calhoun County Farmers Market!! At Berea Gardens Agricultural Center ( the old Minnora Elementary School). It’s a drive-thru market-no need to get out of your car! See you there! I will bring a little extra of everything for last minute drive-thru shoppers???? text or call 304-701-0431 or via Facebook messenger

Conway, AR:  Opening Bell: Peas, Salad Mix, Carrots, Plants!


Good afternoon!

Carrots and peas picked for you from Rattle’s Garden! Every week we will start seeing new produce from the garden. Garlic will be dug this week, and cucumbers should be available in another week. Tomato plants are looking good and peppers are beginning to flower.

Ratchford Farm has a limited selection of beef listed. Get it while you can. #MeatShortage. #SquirrelsInTheFreezer.

Check out the garden 4-pack of plants from Cedar rock Ridge. One Cherokee purple tomato plant, two Genovese basil plants, and one purple ruffles basil plant. Let’s grow!

Our market will continue to meet in the lobby every Friday. Our volunteers will be wearing masks. Your order can be brought to your car in the parking lot by one of our dedicated volunteers. Just call or text me when you are parked, and we will bring your order to your vehicle. 501-339-1039.

Be sure to SEARCH for your favorite items using the search field. Four instance, type in the word “sale” and see what pops up. We have almost 400 items available now!

Most items are listed by 6pm Sunday, but check back again before the market closes Tuesday night to see if any other items are ready to be harvested for you! Eat fresh! Eat local! Eat for better health!

And save your eggshells throughout the week for the laying hens! :-)

The market is now OPEN for orders. Click here to start shopping:

https://conway.locallygrown.net/market

Please check your email a few minutes after you place your order to make sure you get an order confirmation. Thanks!
Steve

Middle Tennessee Locally Grown:  Market is OPEN for ordering!


Newsletter to follow.

Meanwhile, check CS3 Farm and Dogwood Valley Greenhouse items in particular.

We also have some ground beef from Triple T Farms.

Blessings,
Linda