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Heirloom Living Market Lilburn:  Weblog Entry


The Market closes at 8:00pm tonight!



All Cow Milk Orders and Egg Orders were to be in last night. IF you missed the deadline, follow directions below, please!



If you missed the deadline, you can text Sam at 770-490-5190 BEFORE Noon Monday.
Example of format -
“Maryanne Vaeth The Farm missed deadline, 2 glass, 1 Doz Eggs. Thank you!”

Sam is a busy man and a man of few words. He will appreciate the brevity. The above example gives him the exact info he needs.


Please note:


Rusty is on vacation this week. No Goat milk or Eggs from Little Tots.


My Daily Bread items are available and will be delivered this week! Be sure and get your orders in!


Yes, Maryanne now has reliable transportation.
Want to add a comment for your Farmer? Please use Box directly under the product on the Check-out Page. Comments put in Large Text Box at Bottom of Page DO NOT get seen by the Farmer!



Ordering for both the Lilburn Market and the Snellville Market will happen at:

Heirloom Living Market
.

This name change reflects the entire Market and not specific locations!
The ONLY difference you will see is on the final checkout page. You MUST choose a PICKUP LOCATION! The drop down menu is right above the Pay Later box! Your choices are Lilburn Market or The Farm.


Remember to Order:


Bakery Goods – My Daily Bread
Eggs – Cedar Rock Dairy
Eggs – Little Tots Estate (VACATION)
Eggs – Fry Farm (only with Harvest Box)
Grass-fed Meats – Heritage Farm
Gluten Free Bakery – No Gluten Inc.
Grains & Flour – So-Koi
Medicinal Salves – Bella Vista Farm
Medicinal Teas – Bella Vista Farm
Microgreens – Cedar Seeder Wellness Farm
Mushrooms – Bella Vista Farm
Natural Personal Care Products – Bella Vista Farm
Raw Cow Milk – Cedar Rock Dairy
Raw Goat Milk – Little Tots Estate (VACATION)
Spices & Seasonings – So-Koi
Veggies – Back River Farm
Doug’s Garden
Fry Farm
Grow with the Flow
The Veggie Patch


Fry Farm Harvest Box

Veggies in Box this week:
Heirloom Tomatoes
Mixed Cherry Tomatoes
Pole Beans
Spaghetti Squash
‘Patty Pan’ Summer Squash
Shishito Peppers
French Fingerling Potatoes
Okra
Eggs are available and can be ordered with your Harvest Box. Put comment on Check-out page, under the Harvest Box order!

If there is something that you DO NOT want, please make note under the item on the Checkout page. Vicky will double up on one of the other veggies!


I cannot stress enough the need for us to meet minimum ordering amounts for delivery to be feasible for our Farmers as well as to keep the Market open! At the present time, we are a little over 1/2 of the way to minimum! If you haven’t ordered, please click the link below and place your order now!


We appreciate your support of our LOCAL Farmers and of the Market! Please SHARE the Market with friends, family, neighbors and co-workers!




Ordering and Pickup Information


Snellville Pickup Location
Cedar Seeder Wellness Farm
Pickup Day and Time: Thursday 2:30pm – 5:30pm
Pickup Location:
The Farm
4108 Anderson Livsey Lane
Snellville, GA 30039



Click Here for Map

Lilburn Pickup Location
All Saints Lutheran Church
Pickup Day and Time: Thursday 3:30pm – 6:30pm
Pickup Location:
722 Rockbridge Road SW
Lilburn, GA 30047

Click Here for Map

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Heritage Farm :  Reminder to Order and Announcements


Market closes at 8pm tonight for Wednesday delivery.

We have all ground items on sale this week. Beef, Ground Pork and Bulk Sausage!!

Holiday Turkeys for 2017 are on reservation now! We only have 100 birds available this year so get them before they are gone!!!ORDER THEM HERE>>>>> Turkeys

Pre-Orders for August chickens are underway now as well. Great deal on bulk boxes available too!!!ORDER THEM HERE>>>>> Chicken

Specials
ORDER THEM HERE>>>>> Specials

CSA Schedule and look ahead

This weeks anticipated harvest….please note that all items may not be represented in all bags as the CSA is divided based on harvest amounts and full versus half share allotments.

Tomatoes
Cherry Tomatoes
Okra
Green Beans
Eggplant
Fingerling Potatoes
Basil
Dill
Corn

Please support your local, small scale, non-soy/non-gmo, pasture raised, beyond organic and customer driven farmers!!
(That’d be us!)

Thanks in advance!
The Hutchins Family
Heritage Farm
770-377-5380

www.heritage-farm.net

theheritagefarm.info@gmail.com

Siloam Springs, AR:  Online Market Product Listing


Have a great week and thank you for supporting our farmers market!

Athens Locally Grown:  ALG Market Open for July 27


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

Seems like every year about this time, the whole town suddenly realizes that summer is almost over and the new school year is almost upon us. I’ve got two girls in school, but even if I didn’t this community is based far more on the academic year than the calendar one. Even though we might have the hottest few days of the summer ahead of us, it’s time to start thinking about cool season school uniforms, waiting outside for the busses, and trying to keep packed lunches hot.

The new school year brings new people to town, and new ALG customers. Welcome, all of you! We’ve already seen quite a few new faces these past few weeks. If you ever have any questions about how our market operates, please don’t hesitate to shoot me an email or talk with me during Thursday pickups. The new year also changes existing household routines, so it’s easy to forget it’s Thursday and you’ve got an order waiting for you at Ben’s Bikes. I do make phone calls to everyone who hasn’t arrived by 7:30, and every week catch at least one person who has completely forgotten. I also get a lot of home phone answering machines, though, so now’s a good time to make sure you’ve got a mobile number on your account if you have one. You can change your contact info and several other account details on the Your Account page of the website.

One nice thing about living so close to the mountains is when things get really unbearably hot down here, we can just head an hour up the road to somewhere a little bit cooler. There’s another great excuse to head up to Clayton, GA this Saturday, when the Clayton Farmers Market and the NEGA Food Bank hosts their annual garlic festival. We’re blessed here with a huge array of garlic varieties offered by our growers, and if you can catch Kim Janosik of Sundance Farm without a line at his Saturday market booth, he can talk to you about all their nuances for a wonderfully long time. There’s so much variety of flavor, color, texture, heat, and sweetness, so much more than you’d guess by looking at all the white identical heads of garlic at the grocery stores and on cooking shows. The sweetness of garlic can especially catch people by surprise. Last year, I was asked to judge the festival’s garlic pie contest, and I was excited to see how people adapted, say, a chocolate cream pie to include garlic. Well, they were all savory pies, and while tasty, not at all what I was hoping for. I’ve always believed you should be the change you want to see in the world, so this year I declined to judge and am instead entering a sweet dessert pie. The festival should be a lot of fun, and includes tastings, garlic-inspired foods, the pie contest, kid’s activities, music, and more. It runs from 9 to noon on the square in Clayton, and I’m looking forward to being there.

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 on Thursday at Ben’s Bikes at the corner of Pope and Broad Streets from 4:30 to 8pm!

Other Area Farmers Markets

The Athens Farmers Market is open on Saturdays at Bishop Park and Wednesday afternoons downtown at Creature Comforts. You can catch the news on their website. The West Broad Farmers Market is up and running, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm, and you can find out more here: http://www.athenslandtrust.org/west-broad-farmers-market/. The Oconee County Farms Market is open on Saturdays in Watkinsville. Their website is www.oconeefarmersmarket.org. The Comer Farmers’ Market is open on Saturday mornings from 9am to noon. Check www.facebook.com/comerfm for more information. Washington, GA also has a lovely little Saturday market, running on Saturdays from 9-12. Folks to the east can check out the Hartwell Farmers Market, which starts bright and early on Saturday morning from 7am to noon, and Tuesday afternoons from noon to 4pm. You can learn all about them here: www.washingtonfarmersmkt.com. If you know of any other area markets operating, please let me know.

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!

Dawson Local Harvest:  Beef, Baked Goods, and More on Dawson Harvest This Week!


Dawson Harvest for July 28th

Beef, Baked Goods, and More This Week on Dawson Harvest!

HI GUYS!

Lots of News This Week! Lets start with COPPERHEAD HOMESTEAD who has returned with their fabulous grass-fed Beef (many compliments). More importantly they have added a new “employee”, Aurora Charnelle who joined the company (and the world) this past week on July 20th. Congratulations, mom Andrea!

Next, MY DAILY BREAD is back with their full menu of baked Yummies! Plus they have Figs available for the next couple of weeks or so. Look for them in the Fruit listing.

I love CULTURAL TRADITIONS. Tanya is always experimenting and adding new products as the seasons change. New this week, fermented Cherry Tomatoes, a true Russian delicacy. Lots of exciting tastes available for your palette. You’ll find them in the Fermented/Probiotic section.

THE MARKET IS NOW OPEN!

REMEMBER! You can now order until Tuesday night at 9 pm. Pick up your order at Leilani’s Gardens Friday afternoons from 4 to 6 pm.

You’ll find the DAWSON LOCAL HARVEST at http://dawsonville.locallygrown.net

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! We guarantee your satisfaction with all products in the DAWSON LOCAL HARVEST.

Have a happy and healthy week!

Alan Vining
Market Manager

Fresh Harvest, LLC:  Fresh Harvest for July 23rd!


To Contact Us

Fresh Harvest, LLC
Link to Fresh Harvest
Email us!
Tallahassee May
tally@wildblue.net
JohnDrury
john.drury@att.net

Recipes

Market News

Hello!

The dog days are here ! It is hot and humid out there- no fun to be outside unless a creek, river, or lake is involved! Hopefully we’ll get some rain and cooler temps this coming week, and that will bring some relief to the plants and the farmers!

We’ve got a great selection this week! Summers bounty is upon us! Still lots of tomatoes, squash, cucumbers, as well as a nice selection beans and peas. The berries may be over, but we’ve got those deliciously cooling fruits of high summer- watermelon!

We know you have many options this time of year- thank you for supporting Fresh Harvest!

Stay cool out there, and thanks again for your support!

See you Wednesday!
John and Tallahassee


Coming Events

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!

Cumberland, TN:  Sunday July 23.2017


Cumberland Sustainable Farmers’ Market is now open for this week’s ordering cycle. Happy Shopping!!

Greener Acres Farm:  Tomatoes, Blackberries, Pickling Cukes, and More!!


Tomatoes, Blackberries, Pickling Cukes, and More!!

So much more this week is tantalize your tastebuds

Tomatoes!!

Tomatoes are finally starting to develop their full color and flavor. They are in limited quantities this week but will definitely be increasing in quantity in the following weeks.

This week we have mixed cherry tomatoes, Pink Berkeley Tie Dye, Ananas Noire (Black Pineapple), Ruffled Paste, Striped Roman Paste, Pink and Yellow Beefsteak, Yellow Brandywine, Paul Robeson, and small red tomatoes. Many of the heirlooms are an astounding 1 1/2-2 pounds each.

Peppers!!

Some many peppers… The usual EXTRA LARGE green peppers and Flavorburst we have been carrying, but now we have added the medium purple sweet peppers, sweet banana peppers, mild hot banana peppers, jalapeno and purple chili peppers.

Green Beans!!

New this week, freshly picked green beans, purple green beans and yellow wax beans.
Purple green beans are an amazingly beautiful royal purple color when picked, but magically change color to a vivid green when cooked. They also have higher levels of anti-oxidants.

Fruit!!

This week we have wild harvested blackberries. Smaller than our cultivated blackberries (which should be ready in the next one to two weeks) but still quite tasty.

And garden huckleberries, ever heard of them?? They look similar to blueberries, but are very tart. NOT TO BE EATEN RAW! This beautiful berries must be cooked with sugar, but make amazing pies and jams.

Pickling Cucumbers

We unfortunately do not have any long slicing cucumbers this week, but do have pickling cucumbers, lemon cucumbers, and some tasty little gems known as Mexican Sour Gherkins or Cucamelons.

Independence,VA:  Market closes Monday night!


Good afternoon!

I hope everyone is able to beat the heat this weekend! The good news is, there are a lot of vegetables available on our market this week! How about ordering produce for a nice cold gazpacho! Or, try your hand at homemade pickles or spaghetti sauce! The possibilities are endless! Just be sure to place your orders by Monday night at 8 pm!

Thank you for supporting the Independence Farmers Market!

Abby

Buford Locally Grown :  REMINDER: 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.)