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CLG:  Opening BELL: Two new growers! and tamales week


Good Afternoon,

The market is now OPEN for orders. Click here to start shopping: *https://conway.locallygrown.net/market

Please welcome our new vendors Arkansas Freeze and Berkeley Farms!!!-
Berkeley Farms has micro greens for sale!
And AR FREEZE’s has freeze dried bananas and spicy corn! Look forward to their goodies made with seasonal fruits and veggies.

Don’t forget to order your milk on Sunday if possible!

It is Tamales Week
Use this link to order
*https://forms.gle/B8TLG3sz3bRNYYkQ7

Do you love CLG? Take a second to forward this email to a friend who doesn’t know about this great online farmers market, which lets you conveniently place orders from the comfort of your house, and provides a one-stop quick pick-up for local veggies, meats, eggs, baked goods, jams, jellies and more!

Most items are listed by 6 pm 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!

How to contact us:

You CAN reply to this email or…

Phone or text: Sandra – 206-890-7460

Email: Sandra – conwaylocallygrown@gmail.com

CLG:  Pickup TODAY 3:00-6pm and Survey


Good Morning

Please help us determine whether we should open the market during the December Holidays. Take this survey and help us improve the CLG experience—Thank you!!

*https://forms.gle/HSosegtzS74XcrNt9

This is a pickup reminder for those of you who ordered this week. We have been having a great EXTRAS table, so stop by even if you don’t have an order :)

You can pick up your order starting at 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church at 925 Mitchell Street in Conway.

Please NOTE: the church parking lot may be full between 315p and 345p when the Junior High lets out and kids are getting picked up.

Please remember that although the doors are open before 3pm, we are still getting everything ready for the market. If you arrive before 3pm, you are welcome to come in and sit while you wait. In order to avoid mistakes, we will not check anyone out before 3pm. Thank you for understanding.

If something comes up that you cannot personally pick up your order today, please contact someone to pick it up for you.

Remember to bring your milk bottles if you ordered milk with exchange, and your reusable market bags. Reduce, reuse, recycle! See you this afternoon!

Sandra

Russellville Community Market:  11/18/22 opening


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.

The extras table has been amazing and abundant lately! Don’t forget to check out the extras when you pick-up your order from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM this Tuesday at the Downtown Russellville Train Depot.

Get ready to set an outstanding holiday table with the help of the amazing growers and makers at RCM! From your favorite cut of meat from Bluff Top, R&D, Happy Horseshoe, Holland Farms, Michael’s Garden or Young Family Farms to dessert and hostess gifts, we have it covered! We have fresh herbs for roasting those turkeys, pecans, apples and pumpkins for making pie, sweet potatoes and lettuces, collard greens, pac choi and microgreens to keep it healthy! If you are looking for a shortcut, try pumpkin puree or tasty pumpkin butter from Drewry Farms! Let our bakers make your meal prep easier…. We have homemade chocolate cake mix from Pleasant View or you can get all kinds of breads, biscuits, rolls, sweet breads, candy, muffins, cookies and pies ready to serve! Make sure you try Irish Elk’s delicious Pecan Pralines! We would like to welcome three new vendors this week! JBP Feathery Friends will be providing more delicious eggs for our market and Mill Creek Pies has joined us with Mesquite Pecan Pies and Salty Oat cookies just in time for the holidays! We are also welcoming back Birch Moon Apothecary with specialty soaps and more for great gifts!
Remember to follow us on Facebook and Instagram!

REMINDER- We can no longer accept credit or debit cards. We will still be able to process cash, checks and SNAP/EBT transactions.
We appreciate your patience with us during this transition.

Check back frequently as our farmers regularly update what they have available. Multiple orders are encouraged. :)

Russellville Community Market

FRESH.LOCAL.ONLINE

Russellville Community Market:  11/19/22 extra email


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.

This Thanksgiving RCM is grateful for all the hard work and dedication from our growers and makers in supplying our market with some fabulous products that are grown and made with love and care! We are thankful for all our wonderful customers and supporters whose committment to buying fresh and local has helped the market grow and thrive! We are blessed to be a part of this great community and hope to continue providing access to healthy foods and products for many years to come! Thank you to everyone (volunteers, board members, vendors, customers and community organizations) who help make this market a fun, thriving and inclusive place to get the very best products around!! Have you seen what’s new today on the market! Thanks to JBP Feathery Friends we have plenty of eggs as well as duck eggs available and Meadowlark Valley has been busy creating holiday ice cream and Fromage Blanc dip flavors plus cranberry orange or Pina Colada mini bundt cakes! Who knows what you might discover at RCM today!
Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Instagram!

REMINDER- We can no longer accept credit or debit cards. We will still be able to process cash, checks and SNAP/EBT transactions.
We appreciate your patience with us during this transition.

Check back frequently as our farmers regularly update what they have available. Multiple orders are encouraged. :)

Russellville Community Market

FRESH.LOCAL.ONLINE

Russellville Community Market:  11/20/22 closing


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.

Don’t forget to check out the extras when you pick-up your order from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM this Tuesday at the Downtown Russellville Train Depot.


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Let RCM help you have a delicious and no stress holiday! Besides fresh ingredients, let us provide your table with ready-made appetizers like holiday flavors of Fromage Blanc dip or maybe some crisp fresh apples! Don’t spend hours slaving over your oven! We have so many pies, cakes, breads, rolls, cookies, bars, muffins, biscuits, bagels and brownies that you will have a hard time choosing your favorite! Don’t hope that the grocery store doesn’t run out of something you need…. order before 10 PM tonight and know that you won’t be searching for ingredients on Wednesday! Get a head start on your holiday gift shopping with soaps, scarves, handmade wooden boxes, brandied fruit holiday cakes, chess sets and more! We have an amazing market; take advantage of our fantastic local goods!
Remember to follow us on Facebook and Instagram!

REMINDER- We can no longer accept credit or debit cards. We will still be able to process cash, checks and SNAP/EBT transactions.
We appreciate your patience with us during this transition.

Check back frequently as our farmers regularly update what they have available. Multiple orders are encouraged. :)

Russellville Community Market

FRESH.LOCAL.ONLINE

Connie's Cornucopia:  Something NEW For Thanksgiving!


We wanted to make this Thanksgiving less work for you so you can spend more time with your family. Now offering ready-made pies, cakes, casseroles in addition to our raw milk, vegetables, fermented foods, meats, honey, rubs, mushrooms, eggs, oils, and gifts. We are now taking orders for a delivery or pick up on Wednesday, November 23rd. Any orders placed now through Monday, November 21st at 11:00 a.m. you will have your order in time for your family’s enjoyment!
Please go to: https://conniescornucopia.locallygrown.net

Thanks
Connie Hoyt

Wedge Oak Farm:  Chica Sausage, Poultry Stock, Pepper Kelly and Duck Liver Mousse


Hello there market shopper

We have so many ideas about what we are preparing for Thanksgiving and now is the time to get the ingredients:
Chicken Eggs / Duck Eggs
Poultry Stock, Beef Stock, Duck Stock
TN Hot Pepper Jelly
Medium Sausage
Hot Sausage
Extra Sage Sausage
Port tenderloin
Chicken Stock Parts
Giblets- for gravy
Smoked Ham Hocks
Applewood Smoked Bacon
Jowl Bacon

And Lots of other Delicious items!

Come see us Saturday. We will have the Retail Farm Shop opened on Monday Noon- 3. PM.Come out for your last minute items.
Thanks for shopping with us this year. We look forward to a lovely holiday and hope you have a good one too.
kare

Wedge Oak Farm:  Chica Sausage, Poultry Stock, Pepper Kelly and Duck Liver Mousse


Hello there market shopper

We have so many ideas about what we are preparing for Thanksgiving and now is the time to get the ingredients:
Chicken Eggs / Duck Eggs
Poultry Stock, Beef Stock, Duck Stock
TN Hot Pepper Jelly
Medium Sausage
Hot Sausage
Extra Sage Sausage
Port tenderloin
Chicken Stock Parts
Giblets- for gravy
Smoked Ham Hocks
Applewood Smoked Bacon
Jowl Bacon

And Lots of other Delicious items!

Come see us Saturday. We will have the Retail Farm Shop opened on Monday Noon- 3. PM.Come out for your last minute items.
Thanks for shopping with us this year. We look forward to a lovely holiday and hope you have a good one too.
kare

Independence,VA:  Online Market is OPEN for November 23 Pickup!


Happy Wednesday, Market friends!

The Online Market is OPEN for ordering until Monday night at 8 PM. Last call to make orders for Thanksgiving before Pick-up On Wednesday November 23 between 4 and 6. Get those pies, sweet potatoes and fresh greens now!

ALSO If you selected November 23 as your pick-up date for your Christmas Tree or Wreath don’t forget to swing by between 4 and 6 to get it! If you need to change your pick up date to November 30 or still need to select a date, please email ifmmarketplace@gmail.com or text/call me at 828-244-9918.

Mark your calendars for the upcoming in-person Winter Markets! The first Winter Market will be Friday November 25 from 11 AM to 2 PM on Courthouse Street. Shop Local this black Friday and support your Local Community! The first 20 Kids to shop the Market will receive $5 of KidsBucks to spend on ANYTHING at the Market!

The Second Winter Market will coincide with the Independence Tree Lighting and Hometown Holiday Market on Friday, December 2 from 3-6 P. Join us for Holiday Cheer and the Great Chili Cookoff!

If you’d like to schedule a curbside pickup to conveniently have your box awaiting upon your arrival, please feel free to schedule a time using the Calendly link below. Otherwise, You can drop by and pick up your order inside the office any time on Wednesday, November 23, between 4-6 pm.

Thank you, happy shopping!

To shop: https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/

Schedule Your Pickup Time (OPTIONAL): Calendly.
After you click “Confirm” on your time, be sure to enter your information and click, “Schedule an Event”. You will get a confirmation e-mail. If you do not receive a confirmation, you are not scheduled and need to try again.

Thank you for supporting the Market!

-Christian, Online Market Manager

Martin's Farmstand:  Leeks and Brussel Sprouts


It is snowy outside but the stand is still well stocked with lots of storage crops and the hardy late fall vegetables such as sweet potatoes, garlic, kale, carrots and beets. We are somewhat overstocked with both Brussel sprouts, carrots, and leeks. The bulk food room has grains and other supplies for your winter baking needs.

We plan to be open over the winter with the following schedule
Now till Nov 23, we are open normal summer hours. Closed Thanksgiving day. From Dec 1st till Dec 23 we are open Thursday- Saturday 12:30- 5 PM. After New Year till spring we plan to be open Saturday afternoons 12:30- 5 PM (Call ahead if weather is severe). Daniel