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Suwanee Whole Life Co-op:  Market is Open


Good Morning Everyone,

The market is now open for ordering!
suwanee.locallygrown.net

Have a great weekend!

Champaign, OH:  Market is open!


Good evening! I’ll be brief…the market is open now thru Tuesday as we attempt to allow for more shopping time. If we see it becomes a problem during peak produce time, we’ll adjust it back but for now you can shop Thursday thru Tuesday. We think it will be a seamless change, but no good deed goes unpunished right? Have a great night and thanks for the super market tonight!

Local Farms First:  The Market is Open! Beet It!



Greetings local food lovers!

The Market is Open!

It may be February, but there are still colorful, delicious, local products available from farmers!

Get your folate and potassium on with beets from Abundant Life Organic Farms. Chioggia, Lutz & Merlin, oh my!

Jeff & Kaylee Armstrong, the owners of Abundant Life, eat their beets sliced with cheese, like one might serve apples.

Thanks for supporting local family farms!

Maya Silver
LocalFarmsFirst.org – a 501c3 non-profit
970-641-7682
click here to start shopping on the website:
www.LocalFarmsFirst.com

GFM :  Market Now Open


Stop by Greeneville Farmer’s Market Online Market. We are now open to take this weeks order until Sunday at 3 PM. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact either myself, Michelle Steiner or Judy Shelton at greenevillefarmersmarket@gmail.com. We look forward to serving Greene County and surrounding areas.

Statesboro Market2Go:  Pickup is today!


If you placed an order this week please be sure to pick it up today. Thank you for shopping with us!

ALFN Local Food Club:  Farm Visits!!


Community:
I’ve got 2 words for you + 1 date: FARM VISITS 2013!! It’s time to get out there, breathe the fresh farm air, and talk to our beloved growers. To sign up for a farm visit or for more information, go HERE. Spots fill quickly.
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In related news, Jerry and Jeaneane Markham of Bluebird Hill Berry Farm are hosting a Farm Visit Day, June 2, @ 1pm. Complimentary burger lunch, made with ground beef from – guess where?
Sign up HERE. So many opportunities to take a quick, agricultural vacation.
Sincerely,
Sam Hedges

Champaign, OH:  Warm thoughts...


Good morning everyone! If you are like me, we might be wondering if we are in Kansas with our very small dog, some witches and new friends! Whew! That wind is crazy! Just wanted to remind everyone that ordered this week to please remember to retrieve your orders tonight! What fun it is to see you also! It’s a party! Come join us!

Gwinnett Locally Grown:  The Market Is Growing!





The Market is Now Open!

Be sure to place your order by Monday at 9AM.


Pick-up your order on Tuesday between 4-6PM at Rancho Alegre Farm at 2225 Givens Road, Dacula, GA 30019.

January 31st, 2012 – The Market is Changing!

Some exciting things are happening at the market!

While so many of us are starting this new year looking to eat better and exercise, our market has seen a 10-fold growth compared to the last few months of last year.

We are so excited you have chosen us to be YOUR source of nutrient-dense foods and high-quality products to help you stay healthy all year. For that, THANK YOU!

We Now Take Credit Cards

After several requests, we are happy to announce that you are now able to pay your order online via credit/debit card! 

To make things easier for you, now you can use your debit or credit card to place your orders right here at The Market. No worries! We do not have access to your credit card information and your transaction is completely secure. Your payment will be processed after The Market is closed every week.

Order Your Produce Box Now While You Can!

Produce boxes are back! This highly popular product contains all Certified Organic fresh fruits and vegetables that are free from harmful chemicals.

You can choose from two sizes: small or large, and ensure your family is getting food that is, not only good for them, but also encourages sustainable agriculture.

The first produce box order will be ready for you to pick up February 22nd, and all orders must be in by February 18th.

Click here and order you produce box now!

* Although our normal pick-up day for the market is Tuesday, orders will close out Monday at 9am, and payments are due by close of market Tuesday, PICK-UPS for the produce boxes will be Friday. This will be bi-weekly, as it grows to weekly, with Tuesday being an option.

Raw Milk from Johnston Family Farm

This week at The Market you can get Johnston’s all-natural, farm-fresh, premium raw milk, and other dairy products.

Be sure to order your gallon of raw milk, and also enjoy their exquisite cheese, buttermilk, cream, and chocolate milk.

I am sure you won’t be disappointed when you order Johnston’s dairy products. Our customers have been quite happy and always come back for more!

Save the Date! March 16, 2013 – Weston A. Price Foundation

Join us at Rancho Alegre Farm as we host Weston A. Price Foundation’s conference Building Nourishing Traditions. Last year it was completely sold out, so make sure you get your tickets ASAP!

Some of the subjects that will be covered:

  • Introduction to Weston A. Price principles of nutrient-dense foods
  • History and Importance of Cod Liver Oil — by Dave Wetzel of Green Pasture, maker of fermented cod liver oil
  • Farmers Panel discussing sustainable food production, connecting with customers, and building relationships with your local farmers.

Get Your Tickets for the Weston A. Price Foundation Conference Here Now!

Birthday Parties at Rancho Alegre Farm

Rancho Alegre Farm is proud to host this wonderful Gwinnett Locally Grown Market. We also wanted to remind you that our full service farm is also glad to host your birthday parties, weddings, field trips, corporate events, and family reunions.

Here at Rancho Alegre Farm your kids and family are sure to have the time of their lives with our pony rides, petting zoo, and hayrides. For more information, visit our website here.

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Homegrown Co-op:  Saturday Market OPEN for orders!


Contact Us

2310 N Orange Ave, Orlando
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
www.HomegrownCoop.org

Online Market Schedule

Saturday Market:
Wednesday 5pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday Market:
Sunday 10am – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

Farm Store

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

Membership is Ownership! Become a Member today here

Upcoming Events

Saturday February 2:
Healing Plants, Nourishing Foods with the Great Kosmic Kitchen

Friday February 8th:
Valentines Day Farmers Market

Friday February 15th-17th:
2013 Florida Herbal Conference

New Products in the Farm Store!



Check out these new items in the farm store:

  • Steaz Sparkling Green Tea (Rootbeer and Raspberry)
  • Cucina Antica Herb Dressing
  • Woodstock Tomato Ketchup
  • Eden Organic Mustards (Brown and Yellow)
  • Endangered Species Chocolate (Dark and Milk Chocolate)



All of these products are USDA certified organic.


Are there any items in particular that you would like to see us carry? Let us know and we will do our best to increase our offerings.

Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market.
www.homegrown.locallygrown.net

Place your order before Friday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Saturday.

Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.

Pickup is from 12-7pm on Saturday January 26th. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups at this time.

Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Thursday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

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Tullahoma Locally Grown:  Organic Pecans!


Farmer Grey has some delicious organic pecans on the market this week. Supplies are limited, so order quick.

Risa