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Siloam Springs, AR:  Online Market is Open!


siloamsprings.locallygrown.net

Okra and tomatoes have made it to the outdoor market! Shop online for your favorite meats, baked goods, eggs, art, handcrafted items, and limited produce. When you pick up your market order check out what seasonal produce is available at the outdoor market.

Have a great week, and see you Saturday!

GFM :  Bring Your Neighbor Day




Bring Your Neighbor to the market Saturday July 17th, and be qualified to enter our drawing for a vendor basket to share. Drawing will be held at noon and you must be present to win.

Scheduled vendors include The Ole Farmhouse, Cat’s Crafts & Confections, D&L Farm, KBears crafts, Dixon Hill Farm, Resinating Treasures, Heebee Jeebee Cigar box Guitars, Blizzard Crafting and CHIPS family violence shelter.

Come out and see what we have to offer! Produce, farm fresh eggs, fresh baked goodies, goat milk soaps, crafts from local vendors, and much more.

Upcoming Event- Christmas in July

July 31st we’re hosting our Christmas in July event and we still have spaces for vendors! Food trucks, direct sales, small business, crafters, etc. www.greenevillefarmersmarket.com/christmas-in-july-registration.html

Stones River Market:  REMINDER -- Market is OPEN until 10pm


Reminder — if you have not placed your order for this week July 11th and 12th market or would like to add to your current order, you have until 10pm tonight.

Valentine Farm: we are happy to be back with our delicious and most requested pickles and something new! Spicy Garlic Scapes they are Budded garlic scapes pickled in malt and apple cider vinegar with hot pepper flakes and pickle spices. Great for beans, soups and anything else that needs a garlicky kick. Dilly Beans, Meadow Pickles Chips or Spears, Pickled Okra and Spicy Pickled Okra.*

Please welcome our newest Grower: Ewe and Me Homestead, read bio below. If you are milk sensitive, they have the alternative for you! Sheep’s Milk! It can be frozen, thaw and enjoy as you would ‘milk’.

Below is Sundays Weblog:

Welcome to the July 11th and 12th 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

We look forward seeing you on the Porch or Curb Wednesday July 14th from … 5-6:30pm … with deliveries following. Please comment to the Manager when you checkout that you would like curb service and approximate time of arrival so we can have your order ready and watch for you. https://stonesriver.locallygrown.net

  • Reminder…Delivery Service is available within a 10 mile radius of Murfreesboro, outside areas additional $1.00 per mile is added. Delivery is also available to Woodbury at a host location. If this is the first time you’ve requested delivery please put your address in comments before you check out….Method of Payment is Cash, Checks or Credit/Debit Cards or we can email an Invoice including a $1.00 Invoice fee. For Delivering and Invoicing please make sure your account information is current.*
    Thank you for supporting our Locally Grown Market, it means a lot to our Growers and Community by Shopping Local and Staying Local!*

News from Our Growers:

The Market is filling up with delicious Summer Produce and Baked Items, order early so you don’t miss any of your favorite things.

Please welcome our newest Grower: Ewe and Me Homestead: A few years ago, We discovered I had a food sensitivity to cow and goat milk. I went a few years without any dairy in my life, but was extremely excited to find I was not sensitive to sheep milk. We started our sheep dairy last year, with this being our first milking season.

We recognized that this unique milk could help others in our community who are sensitive to the other types of milk available. We offer herd shares and sheep milk ice cream through our dairy, which provides a guaranteed amount of milk per week.

Our sheep graze out on our pasture which has never been treated with chemicals. We provide our flock grass hay, sheep feed and alfalfa. We are moving towards a grain free flock on a rotational grazing system. We hand milk to keep our girl comfortable and happy.

Trinity Rose Oberhasli Dairy Goats: taking a weekend break this week, see you all next week.

RnR Farm: We are adding more and more new items as the summer rolls along. Still have plenty of the best naturally grown lettuce in Middle Tennessee. But also have plenty of items that are great companions to our lettuce. We have amazing cherry tomatoes, and also saladette tomatoes, which are a small heirloom type of tomato great for salads or chopping into fresh salsa. Also cucumbers, the first bell peppers of the season, zucchini, tomatillos, and more!

Mama D’s Bakery: Hi everyone! We have everything available this week! We have a Sourdough Sandwich Loaf, Oatmeal Cookies, Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies, Strawberry Swirl Bread, Raspberry Swirl Bread, and Apple Cinnamon Swirl Bread, Blueberry Muffins, Crusty French Bread, Organic White Wheat Bread, Mocha Muffins, Chocolate Swiss Roll, Cinnamon Rolls, Caramel Apple Cinnamon Rolls, Blueberry Lemon Yeast Rolls, Banana Bread and Pumpkin Bread(with the option of nuts or not), Bagels(plain, cinnamon-raisin, blueberry, and everything), Donuts(cake and yeast), Cream Cheese Danishes, Pies(chocolate fudge, pecan, chocolate chip pecan, pumpkin and sweet potato), Cookies, Granola and Protein Bars, Yeast Breads, Sourdough Breads, and Fruit Scones. Thanks so much to everybody for your business!!

Spring Meadow Farm: Back on the Market this week with several delicious items! Fresh Blackberries, Fresh Cut Basil and Mint, Frozen Strawberries, Kale, Onions, Red Pontiac, White Kennebac and Yukon Gold Potatoes, Sun Burst and Zucchini Squash and Delicious Cherry tomatoes.

Quarter Spring Farm: Summer is great. Long days at the lake and long nights around the campfire. Good times with friends and family. And bugs. Lots of bugs. If you want to enjoy being outside without being feasted on by flying foes, try our Bug Off bar from Quarter Spring Farm. It is formulated to be easy on your skin and the planet, but hard on bugs. We have several new scents available for our lotion bars and have released our seasonal summer soap scents: Kiss from a Rose and Cream Soda. Be sure to check them out this week on the market.

Emerald Acres: this week enjoy our baby carrots, bundled larger carrots, green pickling and green slicing cucumbers and our popular beautiful bouquets this week flowers are Snap Dragons.

Sow’s Ear Piggery: we have added some new additions this week, including pork ribs and tenderloin. We have lots of great choices of products for grilling and smoking. As always, our pork is raised outdoors, in sunshine and fresh air. No antibiotics or hormones. Fed non-GMO feed and fresh vegetables.

Dogwood Valley Greenhouse: We have several varieties of Mints and herb plants available and Hosta Plants this week, miniature and midsize as well Hanging Baskets.

Short Mountain Cultures: We have so many delicious and usable items to select from its hard to just select a few to highlight. Our Bulk Dry Products are plentiful, Fermented and Culture Products are always delicious and beneficial. We feature Hatcher Dairy Milks and various other products for body and health.

Flying S Farms: Several of our Summer Produce is becoming more available. Most requested Tomatoes, Corn, unfortunately Okra does not like cool mornings or a lot of rain, so no Okra this week. Other items include: several Assorted Sweet Peppers, Assorted Eggplant varieties, Cabbage, Potatoes, Variety of Summer Squash.

Always a Special THANK YOU to Quinn’s Mercantile for their support of our Locally Grown Market and the use of the front porch. Please be sure to check out the Store, several great gift and useful items, along with Tennessee made items.

Thank you for supporting your Locally Grown Market, it means a lot to our Growers and Community by Shopping Local and Staying Local!
We look forward seeing you “On the Porch or At the Curb" of Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday July 14th from 5:00 – 6:30 pm, 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. After trying to reach you and if we don’t hear from you, your order will be donated and you will be invoiced for the amount since we still need to pay our Growers for their products. Remember we do have Delivery if you think you will be later than 6:30 pm.

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/GAkJS1wawb

Independence,VA:  Market closes TONIGHT at 8 pm!


Good morning!

Be sure to place your order by tonight at 8 pm! Your order will be ready this Wednesday from 4-6 pm. Feel free to schedule a curbside pickup with Calendly, or stop by at your convenience and come inside the Grayson Landcare office to pickup your order.

We’ll be sending some of our unsold seeds back this week, last chance to order from our wide variety of Southern Exposure seeds!

Thanks again and happy shopping!
To Shop: Independence Farmers Market.

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 all so much for supporting the Market!

Abby

Champaign, OH:  Going Up The Country


I’m gonna leave this city, got to get away….
(Canned Heat)

Don’t you feel like this lyric, on Thursdays, when you drive out to the farm to get your lovely weekly orders of market love?

This song always makes me think of summer, of growing up in the West End and exploring all that summer adventures had to offer with my little band of pals.

And, it always gives me such a calming feeling with the intro to this tune. Just a fun beat…

Happy Monday, lovely customers. The market is crazy with all of the produce orders, and that makes me beyond excited to see all of the beauty of locally grown produce adorning the market site!

Kingdom Fish was beautiful produce along with their tilapia!

JC Growers have their seasonal garlic bouquets!!!! YAY!! Start purchasing, for now, and for the winter months!!!

Also…we will wait to see if there are berries, this week, from Champaign Berry, after their busy weekend of being open for picking!!

You have until tomorrow, to indulge in the very short season of locally grown produce!!

Have a happy Monday, and remember to keep that song in your heart!

XOXO,
Cosmic Pam

Athens Locally Grown:  ALG Market Open for July 15


Athens Locally Grown

How to contact us:
Our Website: athens.locallygrown.net
On Twitter: @athlocallygrown
On Facebook: www.facebook.com/athenslocallygrown
On Thursdays: Here’s a map.

Market News

It’s time again for “Tomatoes at Terrapin”, the annual fund raiser for the Athens Nurses Clinic. This coming Saturday, in fact, July 27th from 4:30 to 7:30. The Athens Nurses Clinic is a quiet but hugely important group in town, and attendees at this event get to help them continue their cause of providing free medical services to our community by eating deliciously fresh, locally grown tomato sandwiches and drinking refreshing, locally brewed Terrapin beer. It’s the perfect way to celebrate the amazing tomatoes that local farmers donate to the event and help those who need medical services. There will also be live music, provided by the Green Flag Band. In years past they sold tickets at $25 a pop but this year the event is free to all! They’d love your donations, and they’d love to see you even more. Find out all about it at their website: https://tomatoesatterrapin.com — Bring your chairs, blankets, and come safely give back to an organization that has done so much, especially during this last year!

Thank you so much for your support of Athens Locally Grown, all of our growers, local food, and our rights to eat it. You all are part of what makes Athens such a great area in which to live. We’ll see you at our market’s home on Tallassee Road!

We are still getting new customers every week (and we love seeing new faces!) so for all of you you can find a detailed run-down of how Thursdays go on our website here: https://athens.locallygrown.net/faq#7

Other Area Farmers Markets

If ALG doesn’t have everything you need, please support our growers at the other markets that are now back up and running, or at their own locations. The Comerian takes online orders for Saturday pickup at the bakery here: https://www.thecomerian.com/online-ordering. The Athens Farmers Market is holding their Saturday market once again in Bishop Park. They’re still operating under pandemic rules, so you’ll want to read up on all the changes on their website, http://athensfarmersmarket.net. The West Broad Farmers Market is back, holding a drive through market just like us (and using my software too, so it’ll be nice and familiar). You can join them at https://wbfm.locallygrown.net. The Saturday market in Comer has also returned. They’re small, but sometimes an early Saturday drive to Comer is just what the soul needs. And of course Collective Harvest is going strong over at https://www.collectiveharvestathens.com.

All of these other markets are separate from ALG (including the Athens Farmers Market) but many growers sell at multiple markets. Please support your local farmers and food producers, where ever you’re able to do so!

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!

Middle Georgia Agora:  This market is preparing to open!


This market was added to the LocallyGrown.net system on Sunday July 11, 2021 11:02 PM. It should be open for business soon!

Cumberland County, TN:  CSFM open for ordering


Good evening. CSFM is open for this week’s ordering. We are excited to have a new grower this week. Please check out all the items available. The garden is producing and we are thankful and happy to share the blessings.
See you Thursday!
Tonya Market Manager

The Bulk Natural Foods order will be in thurs. also. If interested please contact me.
We need grocery bags and egg cartons please.

Russellville Community Market:  The Market Closes at 10 Tonight!


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-up from 4PM – 8:00PM this Tuesday at the Downtown Russellville Train Depot. You may now come inside the Depot, or your order will be brought out to your car in full-service fashion!

FIRE UP THE GRILL! We have T-bone and Ribeye Steaks, Bratwurst, Beef Patties, Pork Chops (thick-cut also available), and more! NEW this week – Dill Microgreens and Cheddar Garlic Biscuits!
Check back frequently as our farmers regularly update what they have available. Multiple orders are encouraged!

Russellville Community Market

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Fayetteville Farmers' Market:  Online Orders OPEN EARLY-Note limited order time for peaches


Welcome to online ordering!
Online ordering is now open!

Due to today’s early opening ve sure to check back as growers will be adding products tomorrow. Blueberries are finished for the year but PEACHES are available.

NOTE EARLY PEACH ORDERING DEADLINE! Please order peaches by 5PM MONDAY! This is needed to give the grower ample time to pick and pack.

All other products will be available to order until 6 am Wed, as usual.

MORE PRODUCE AND FRUIT COMING SOON: because of poor weather this past spring, fruit and some vegies are ripening later than usual.

Ordering will close as usual at 6am on Wednesday morning. Pickup is on THURSDAY afternoon.

New customers always welcome—no minimum order required.

Order at

https://fayettevillearkansas.locallygrown.net/market.

TIPS:

1) When you start shopping, if you see items that have low availability, choose, checkout, and pay for those first.
2) Some sellers (especially this week) will add more products on Monday or Tuesday in the ordering period, so be sure to check back.
3) Multiple orders from you will be combined into one order before pickup.

PICKUP TIME:
4:30pm to 6:00 pm on THURSDAY. Note earlier closing time.

PICKUP LOCATION AND PROCESS:
The OUTDOOR parking area at the south end of the new part of the Fayetteville Public Library. Approach on School Street and turn west into the outdoor parking lot. Put your name in your window and there will be signs—someone will meet you and direct you to a spot and your order will be brought out to you.

Thank you for your continued support of the online market.