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Conway, AR:  Opening Bell: Cheese, Coffee, Sweet Taters, Beef!

Good afternoon!

This will be our last market of November since we won’t have market the Friday after thanksgiving. Stock up on all your favorites. And don’t forget to try the frozen ground chicken frames from Bradford Valley Farm for your dogs. Mine go crazy for it.

Bonus gift! This week as you make your order, add all the things you will need and when your total is $50 or more, add a half pint of jam or jelly from Maria to your shopping cart ($5.75 value). When you check out on Friday, you’ll get that jar for free! Happy thanksgiving from CLG.

We will have freshly made smoked paprika on the extra table this Friday. Isn’t that fancy!?!

Black walnuts and pecans now available for all your holiday baking needs. And if eggs are not available when you order, plan to pick up early on Friday. I anticipate having several dozen on the extras table, depending on how the hens produce this week.

Maria will be joining us this Friday with a specialty extras table that includes not only the usual goodies, but also spinach dip, boxes of chocolate covered cherries, and this year’s first WASSAIL! (available by the cup or different sized container).
Come early, though, because she has to leave by 5:15 due to family obligations!

Remember to feed our feathered friends during the colder months when fewer bugs are available. We will have suet cakes for birds on the extras table every Friday for only $1.

We’ve been having a lot of excellent items on the extra table lately. Earlier shoppers get the best selection. We are normally ready for customers to start arriving around 3 PM if you happen to be out and in the area. Just text me to see if we’re ready.

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:

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

Stones River Market:  Market is OPEN -- See you Wednesday

Welcome to this weeks Market. The Market opens 8am on Sunday Morning and closes 10 pm Monday evening. Order early before quantities available run out!

The delivery this week is Wednesday but NEXT week it will be on Tuesday. Enjoy the Market this week and thank you for supporting our Growers.

From Our Growers:

Quarter Spring Farm: Has added WHOLE Chicken Birds to the market this week. One addition is extra Large Chickens for Thanksgiving, some weigh 7.5-8.5 pounds.

Caney Fork Farms: Is back on the Market this week with several great items. Be sure to Stock up, our next time on the Market will be December 15th.

Carole’s Herbs (CS3 Farms): We have two healthy peanut butter alternatives – Sunflower Seed Butter and Pumpkin Seed Butter. Also check out our new sweet/tart Crimson Passion Shrub.

The Sugared Spoon: Pumpkin Swirl Brownies and Caramel Stuffed Apple Cookies this month! Both of these will only run through November. Also our Blondie’s with Walnuts and Chocolate Chips are available this week. Can’t decided..choose an assortment of our cookies.

BB’s Gourmet Pretzels: Delicate Heat, Garlic, Lemon Pepper, Smudge (Sugared) these are also available Gluten Free along with our Peanut Butter Cookies.

Rainbow Hill Farm: Apples available this week; Arkansas Black, Gold Rush, Mutsu, Pink Lady, Red Delicious and Yellow Delicious. Reminder when the Arkansas Black Apples are the last apples of the season. So be sure to get your apples order before you miss out!

Flying S Farms: Seasonal Christmas Jam made with Strawberries & Cranberries and Black Raspberry with seeds are back in stock along with our Seriously HOT Strawberry and Peach Habanero Jams. Carnival Winter Squash and Spaghetti Squash available this week and Salad Onions.

The Creole Diva: Camellia Red Beans and Rice, Creole Jambalaya and Dirty Rice, Ma Maw’s Bread Pudding with Rum Sauce, Pumpkin Cranberry Bread Pudding, Apple Cobbler, Mini Loaves of Chocolate Cherry Bread, Lemon Zucchini and Sweet Potato Orange Pecan Breads, Smoked Tomato Jam and Tandoori Tomato Jam serve with your favorite cheese or as a glaze on your favorite meat, Cajun Salt Free Seasoning and Regular Creole Seasoning, a favorite New Orleans Gift Basket of Creole Mixes and Seasoning.

Crossing Creeks Farm: Will return December 1st.

Look forward seeing you “On the Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday November 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:
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 301 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro

Dothan, Alabama:  Nov. 16 M@D Newsletter - LAST order cycle before Thanksgiving!

Market at Dothan is open to accept orders.
Orders close Tuesday at 5pm
We use the word “Sustainable” over “Organic” because you can grow organic without being sustainable, but you cannot be sustainable without utilizing organic practices.

This Week’s Newsletter:
Market Chitchat
Blast From The Past
Grower Notes


I trust each of you are rejoicing in this glorious day after the dreary weather we’ve experienced this week. And I hope and pray each of you are counting your blessings as we are deep into the Thanksgiving Season this year. This past week I found myself thankful for Elderberry Syrup and Chickweed Tea. Diligent use of Market natural remedies kept your newsletter editor from having to see a physician!

So this is our LAST order cycle before Thanksgiving. We here at the Market are thankful there are plenty of good healthy greens and root vegetables available. And if you’re ok with traditional sweets this is the last week Mrs. Laura’s pre-ordered pies can be ordered. If you’ve missed it she will deliver fresh pies to the Nursery for pickup the day before Thanksgiving.

New & Relisted Products – Woo-Hoo!

  • Turnips from Avalon Farms
  • Watermelon Radishes from Avalon Farms
  • Mini Carrot and German Chocolate Cake from Laura’s Confections
  • GEORGIA CANDY ROASTERS and other Winter Squash from Avalon Farms
  • Peppermint Bark Lotion from Bella Eden Farms
  • Mocha Cream Toffee Torte from Laura’s Confections
  • Christmas Soaps from Bella Eden Farms

Year End Calendar

Order Online Nov. 16 – Nov 19 for Pickup on Friday, Nov. 22
Special Order Pie Pickup Only on November 27 at 3pm

Order Online Nov. 30 – Dec. 3 for Pickup on THURSDAY DEC. 5
at Dothan Nurseries Christmas Open House
More on that in the Nov. 30 Newsletter!

Order Online Dec 7 – Dec. 10 for Pickup on Friday, Dec. 13
Order Online Dec 17 – Dec. 17 for Pickup on Friday, Dec. 20


Many of you have not seen these great ideas shared in 2016.

Spicy Sweet Potato Appetizer Bites from

This would be a fun dish to get younger cooks involved in Thanksgiving preparation

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This Mediterranean dish features butternut squash and brussel sprouts.

More Edible Kids Crafts at


We have the best Growers in the Wiregrass! Please learn more about them on our Grower Page.

AVALON FARMS: The Kinston Sweet Onions have reached their season end and are starting to sprout. The Creole Reds are still available. Pungent onions, like the Creoles, store better.

Turnips and watermelon radishes are relisted.


Newly listed are Winter Squash.  Georgia Candy Roasters (top). 3 kinds of kabocha squash, Sunshine (mid left),  Black Forest (mid right) and Shokochi Green (lower 2) and a small spaghetti squash, Angel Hair (not pictured). I had planned to bring the winter squash to the farmer’s market last Saturday,  but family issues took me out of town. But here they are finally! 

LAURA’S CONFECTIONS: With only 12 days left we’re getting down to the Thanksgiving wire and I would gently remind everyone that this is the final ordering cycle for holiday pies.  Preorder pies will be delivered to Dothan Nurseries at 3pm the day before Thanksgiving.

Christmas will be upon us in 6 1/2 weeks. Each year I make, what others have described as melt-in-your-mouth peanut brittle and am always on the lookout for tins. If you have any that are essentially collecting dust I’d be interested in purchasing them. They must be rust-free and I pay $.25 per tin. Generally speaking, they must hold a pound of brittle or measure approximately 7? × 2 1/2". Thank you for your wonderful patronage and trust you place in me to provide you with the highest quality, delectable desserts to which I could ever aspire.


DANNY’S GREENS: Danny is taking a couple of weeks for his new planting to mature. His products will be available again Nov. 30 and he’s hopeful his carrots and onions will be ready to list too!


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Market Schedule
Order Saturday 5pm to Tuesday 5pm weekly for Pickup the following Friday
Dothan Pickup: 10am – 12pm, Dothan Nurseries, 1300 Montgomery Highway, Dothan, AL 36303
Daleville Pickup: 11am – 11:30am, Parking area behind Daleville Chamber of Commerce
Enterprise Pickup: 12pm – 12:30pm, Grocery Advantage, 1032 Boll Weevil Circle, Enterprise

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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!

Champaign, OH:  Cosmic Charlie

Cosmic Charlie how do you do
Truckin’ in style along the avenue…
(Cosmic Charlie-The Grateful Dead)

Today…a word from your market manager…

First, if you are thinking about dinner rolls for your Thanksgiving holiday, consider your favorite market manager, and hippie bakestress. You can order my rolls, for this week’s market, pop them into your freezer, and they will be lovely, and like just baked, when you pull them out for your guests…

Just a thought on this Saturday morning.

And, don’t stop with dinner rolls…our market has so many, many offerings for your holiday needs, and beyond…

Cosmic Pam

Northeast GA Locally Grown:  Market is open for orders!

Good Evening Locavores, Northeast Georgia Locally Grown is open for orders!
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Fresh Vegetables
Clean Meats
Baked Goods with Organic ingredients
Pastured Eggs
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Market stays open from Fridays 9 p.m. until at least 9 p.m. Mondays!

Thank you for choosing Northeast Georgia Locally Grown as a way to support your local producers. This online farmers market allows you to buy directly from multiple farms committed to chemical-free and local produce all year long! CHEMICAL-FREE means produce and pastures grown without synthetic fertilizers, herbicides, fungicides, or insecticides. LOCAL means within 80 miles from the market pickup locations (usually much much closer). Do you know someone who grows chemical-free food in the area? Get them in touch with us. Know someone who wants fresh food? Spread the word. Put the two together, and that’s growing organically!

PICKUP TIME is Wednesday from 5-6:30 p.m.

If you do not get an email ORDER CONFIRMATION right after you order then your order is NOT complete. Log back in and your order might still be there waiting for you to check out! If you have any trouble or questions at all, we are here to help; simply reply to this email or call Andrew at 770.530.3287

Holiday schedule: Open every week. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Statesboro Market2Go:  Market2Go is Open!

Thanks for shopping with us! All of our products are grown by local farmers in Bulloch and nearby counties.

This week, we have satsumas – fresh locally grown Georgia citrus from Franklin Farms!

We also have chestnuts, persimmons, cabbage, green beans, broccoli, Red Hull Javey peas, Sadandy peas, onions, peppers, tomatoes, cucumbers, blueberries, squash, zucchini, pumpkins, herbs, honey, eggs, coffee, bread, grits, cornmeal, milk, butter, cheese, seafood, wild caught Georgia shrimp, local pastured chicken, beef, pork, candles, soaps, lotions, as well as full meals and goodies that are already prepared and ready to eat.

Bootleg Farm and Southern Swiss Dairy both have their delicious products online on Market2Go. They are no longer regulars at the Saturday Market, so look for them here online!

No more membership fees! To maintain support for the market, we add a surcharge of 7% on each order.

Our featured vendor his week is Franklin Farms, a Bulloch Country farm who grow, pack and market tree ripe Georgia Citrus; grown for exceptional fresh eating quality and culinary uses. They specialize in growing the amazing tree ripe Delicious Satsuma Mandarin. It is sweet, juicy, easy peel, almost seedless and relatively low in acid for a citrus. You can find their products at their farm stand, the Saturday Main Street Farmers Market, and online at Market2Go.

Our featured sponsor this week is the Clayton Digital Reprographics who have been printing the amazing posters for the Statesboro Main Street Saturday market all year! They are the area’s most advanced digital image bureau and reprographics company, offering a range of services unavailable anywhere else in the Savannah area.

Mark your calendars – the 11th annual Shopping by Lantern Light is coming up on Tuesday, November 26th. Browse over 50 booths for Thanksgiving goodies like fresh produce, cakes, pies, meats and casseroles plus you can begin your holiday gift buying early!

Locally Grown Market CCF:  Last Market in November

Good Evening,

The market will open at 9pm tonight. This will be the last one in November. So, order away.

Order Here

As you may know, there was a freeze this past week but it seems most crops have made it through and looking forward the temperature may be between the 50s-60s next week. If these temperatures hold throughout December, we will most likely have the market open next month too.

But there is always available dried goodness and jams from Duluth Cottage Kitchen.

And super-healthy microgreens from Tumble Tree Farms.


The Farmers’ of Cane Creek

Heritage Farm :  Saturday Delivery Alert

For all of you with orders on the farm truck tomorrow we will be at Peachtree Road from 9-12:00 and delivering all other locations after the market. If you have any questions about time frame you can text Greg at 770-377-5380 or Jacob at 678-313-1567

Place your orders here>>> The Store Store closes tonight @ 11:00 pm

The Hutchins Family
Heritage Farm

Russellville Community Market:  The Market Opens at Noon!

To ensure your order is placed, make sure you click the “Place My Order” button once you have completed your shopping. You will receive a confirmation email.

Orders will be ready for pick from 4PM – 6:30PM this Tuesday at the Downtown Russellville Train Depot!

Ordering on The Market Opens at Noon!
Jumbo Cinnamon Rolls, Local Honey, Purple Top Turnips, Mustered Greens, Farm Fresh Eggs, an assortment of Squash, Pike’s Peak Beef Roast, Shelled Pecan Halves, Cedar Shavings, Ham Steak, and more, all listed on The Market this week!

Russellville Community Market


Augusta Locally Grown:  The Market is Open!

Mushrooms, Mustard Greens, and Milled Grains? Oh my!!

Bath Salts, Bakes Goods, and Butter-crunch Lettuce? Yes please!!

And don’t forget the Cabbages, Collards, and Candles too!!

The Online Market is OPEN – Place your order before 8 PM, Sunday and pick up on Tuesday evening.

Information about our delicious local food events can be found at

Questions? Please text Kim at 706-288-7895