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Fresh Harvest, LLC:  Fresh Harvest for August 13th


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Tallahassee May
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JohnDrury
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Market News

Hello!

So far, so good on this August weather! The crops and the farmers are liking it a lot! We know August is a time of transition – returning from vacations, getting back to a school schedule, maybe returning to a normal routine after a hectic summer! We look forward to having you back with us again! We’ve always got lots of great veggies and other food items to share with you!

This week we have tons of beautiful peppers of all colors and shapes. The first greens of the late summer season. Still some melons available as well – watermelon and cantaloupe!
If you are missing the blueberries, try some blueberry syrup made by our organic blueberry farmer, Blue Honey Farm!

Please remember we rely on word of mouth to get new customers. Please tell your friends , coworkers, and neighbors about us! Maybe you’ll be able to share pick up responsibilities! If your recommended new customer places an order, make sure they mention your name! We’ll give you $10.00 credit in your account!

You have until Tuesday night to place your order.
Thanks for your support.
See you Wednesday!
John and Tallahassee


Independence,VA:  Market closes Monday night!


Good afternoon!

The market closes for orders tonight at 8 pm! Orders will be ready to be picked up Wednesday afternoon between 4 pm and 6 pm at the Grayson Landcare office. There is still a great selection of produce and lots of different meats and more!

To Shop: Independence Farmers Market.

As always, thank you for supporting the Independence Farmers Market!

Abby

Conway, AR:  Opening Bell: Apples, Honey, Eggs, Peppers!


Good afternoon!
Can you believe it’s already apple time?! That means Fall is right around the corner!

Three exciting things will be going on at the market this Friday:
1. Wickle Raffle – Enter to win one LARGE (80 oz)(2.5 Quart) jar of Steve’s famous Wicked Hot Pickles, made with Yellow Congo hot peppers, organic garlic, and local carrots. $1 per entry, and the jar will be available for pickup next Friday.
2. Pine Cones – Make your own fall decor with these beautiful pine cones available on the Extras table. They’re local and organic!
3. We will have samples of a nutritious snack food most folks have never tried. Okra chips! Crispy and zesty like potato chips. Only 2 ingredients: Okra and Beaverfork Blend.

Be sure to SEARCH for your favorite items using the search field. Over 500 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:

www.conway.locallygrown.net

Please check your email a few minutes after you place your order to make sure you get an order confirmation. Thank you for being a valuable part of CLG!
Have a great week!
Steve

Miami County Locally Grown:  Enjoy the Fair!


What a beautiful day to enjoy the Miami County Fair!

Be sure to stop by Tin Roof Mobile Food and Adams Greenhouse at the Fair – they’ll soon be back with us on the Virtual Market!

So glad to have Mother Suds Soap Co. back this week, especially with that ultimate summer essential, Baby’s Bottom Salve – in a travel tin!

Hope to see you at pick-up Tuesday, when Amber Lange, Rosebud’s Ranch and Garden, will be my volunteer at pickup – she’ll have a variety of delicious products for you to sample and enjoy!

The market closes TONIGHT at 8pm!!

www.miamicounty.locallygrown.net

The Wednesday Market:  Place Your Orders Today


Good afternoon.

The Wednesday Market is open for orders. Please place your order by 10 p.m. Monday. Orders are ready for pick up between 3 and 6 p.m. Wednesday. See the website for this week’s product offerings. Here is the link: https://wednesdaymarket.locallygrown.net/market

Today is a special day in our family, as my parents are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this summer, and my siblings and I are sending them on a trip to see the Grand Canyon. Mom and Dad flew out this morning. We are praying for safe travels, blue skies, and happy adventures for them.

Concord Street Sweets is off the Market this week. In Mom’s absence, I will be making the milk run on Wednesday. Right now my plan is to list next week, and hopefully, list some NEW products. Stay tuned for more details.

And, finally, this Tuesday marks the end of the summer for my children, who start back to school on Wednesday. Stephen is entering 9th grade, and Charlie is going into 3rd grade. I don’t anticipate that anyone in the household will get much sleep on Tuesday due to the anxiety of Wednesday morning. Change is good, but the fear of the unknown is nerve-wracking! We will be learning a new traffic pattern, new school start times, new teachers, altogether new routines.

Stephen is taking Agriculture this year as part of the STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) curriculum. He will be a member of the FFA. I look forward to his projects, and we may share them with The Wednesday Market community.

In the meantime, we hope that everyone has a peaceful Sunday, and we’ll see you at the Market.

Thanks,

Beverly

Suwanee Whole Life Co-op:  Reminder: Place your co-op order by 6pm today


Just a friendly reminder, if you haven’t already placed your order, that market orders are due online by 6 pm TODAY. Place your order now so you don’t forget!

Please remember that we need to hit certain minimums in order for our farmers and vendors to deliver to us.

Thank you for placing your order and supporting local farms and businesses!

Click Here to Place Your Order For THURSDAY pick up

THIS ORDER IS FOR THURSDAY PICK UP AT SUWANEE LOCATION FROM 1PM to 3PM (1300 Peachtree Ind. Blvd, Suite 1104, Suwanee 30024 at Cultured Traditions)

*If you want to order from BUFORD LOCALLY GROWN pick up on TUESDAYS Click here to be redirected to Buford website

YOU CAN ONLY PICK UP FROM THE LOCATION YOU HAVE ORDERED FROM!

Buford Locally Grown :  Reminder: Place your co-op order by 6pm today


Just a friendly reminder, if you haven’t already placed your order, that market orders are due online by 6 pm TODAY. Place your order now so you don’t forget.

Please remember that we need to hit certain minimums in order for our farmers and vendors to deliver to us.

Thank you for placing your order and supporting local farms and businesses!

Click Here to Place Your Order

THIS ORDER IS FOR TUESDAY PICK UP AT BUFORD LOCATION (285 E. Moreno St. Buford 30518 from 1 pm to 6:30 pm. Pick up is behind the KCO Audio building on S. Hill St.)

ALFN Local Food Club:  Market Is Open


Good morning everyone!

The Market is open. Have you seen the incredible cheeses White River Creamery has added to the market? We’re talking Chocolate Chèvre and Jalepeno Peach Fromage Blanc. Get them while they’re in stock!

We really appreciate everyone who comes out to volunteer. As Fall begins and you’re setting your schedule, please consider making a monthly volunteer commitment to ALFN! Earn credit and membership for your account by volunteering during our Saturday market.

On the blog today is a tasty reminder on how to use those zucchinis popping out of the garden this time of year.

Zucchinis are coming out our ears! Well, not really, thank goodness. But zucchinis are abundant this time of year. Besides zucchini bread, one of my favorite, and somewhat indulgent, ways to use up these green gems is to make… continue reading

Follow us on Facebook for more offers and events, or visit our website to learn more about our organization.

Russellville Community Market:  RCM is Open!


Hey RCM’ers,

Welcome to another great market week!

Look for newly added products each week!

We also have your staples like eggs, breads, and honey.

There are lots of great RCM products to be had. Order away!

Like us on Facebook for up to date news and exciting RCM announcements. Check out our page for great info on local foods issues and upcoming events too! RCM Facebook

Peruse the “Featured Items” section as well as the “What’s New” section at the top of the market page for all the latest products available.

To ensure your order is placed, make sure you click the *“Place My Order” *button once you have completed your shopping. *Remember, you have until 10:00pm Tuesday evening to place your orders.*

Happy Shopping! See you on Thursday!

Russellville Community Market

Miami County Locally Grown:  Enter our Gift Basket Giveaway!


Miami County Locally Grown opened back in August last year –
and in honor of our stellar first year of operation, the Virtual Market vendors have put together a collection of incredible Gift Baskets we are going to GIVE AWAY,
as a THANK YOU to our wonderful customers!

No catch, folks – you have TWO MARKET WEEKS (from Tuesday August 15th to Sunday August 27th) to enter the drawing for the Gift Basket of your choice… or enter the drawing for each!

Look for the NEW category, MCLG, on The Market webpage :-)

When you “order” a Gift Basket, your name will be entered in the drawing for that Basket – and we will draw the WINNERS at pick-up on TUESDAY AUGUST 29th!

Winners will be congratulated on the weblog as we open the market that night, and also reminded via email that they can pick up their Gift Basket the following Tuesday, SEPTEMBER 5TH, during our regular pick-up hours from 5-7pm.

ANY CUSTOMER WHO HAS PLACED AT LEAST ONE MARKET ORDER FROM JUNE 13th TO AUGUST 27th IS ELIGIBLE TO ENTER… SO be sure to place your market order this week to ensure your eligibility!

Up for grabs are the following:

BREAKFAST SAMPLER GIFT BASKET
4pk Sausage Patties – Phil and Matt Buehler
Cheese – Covington Cheese Co.
Biscuits OR English Muffins (customer preference!) – 6635 StudeBaker
1 Dozen Pastured Eggs – Adams Greenhouse
4pk Granola Bars – A Taste of Sugar Bakery
8oz Maple Syrup – Sugar Grove Maple Products

BEEF ‘N NOODLES DINNER GIFT BASKET
28oz Canned Beef – Ike Family Farm
1lb Egg-less Noodles – Jeanne’s Kitchen
Marble Potato Mix – D and D Potato
Sweet Onions – Simple Living Farm
Lettuce – Davidson Family Growers
Ranch Dressing Mix – McGuffey Herb and Spice Co.

ENGLISH TEA GIFT BASKET
Scones – 6635 StudeBaker
English Spice Tea – McGuffey Herb and Spice Co.
8oz Honey Bear – Pumpkin Patch
Streusel Coffee Cake – Sugar Pie Bakery

BRATS AND BUNS DINNER GIFT BASKET
4pk Beef Brats – J and S Buehler Family Farm
4pk Brat Buns – 6635 StudeBaker
16oz Sorghum Syrup – End of the Road Farm
Lettuce – Davidson Family Growers
Heirloom Tomatoes – Simple Living Farm
Jane’s Italian Dressing Mix – Rosebud’s Ranch and Garden

GREAT GRILLIN’ GIFT BASKET
Chicken Wings – King’s Poultry Farm
1lb Ground Beef – Bair Trax Dairy
Hamburger Buns – 6635 StudeBaker
Yellow Squash – Live Simply Live Richly Farm
Sassy Salt – Rosebud’s Ranch and Garden
Tomatoes – Greenlee Farm

BODY CARE GIFT BASKET
1 pkg Lemongrass Lavender Shower Fizzies – Becky’s Buckeye Naturals
1 Bar Baby’s Bottom Soap – Mother Suds Soap Company
1 Shampoo Bar (Beer or Apple Cider Vinegar Formula) – Becky’s Buckeye Naturals
1 Lip Balm (Spearmint or Lemon Chamomile: Your choice!) – Mother Suds Soap Company

www.miamicounty.locallygrown.net