Fight the flu with a good winter stew!

Start with a bone broth and add your favorite flu-fighting veggies…

Sweetwater Local Foods Market

Saturday, January 12th, 9:00am to 1:00pm
 Mercy Health Partners/Hackley Health at the Lakes
On Harvey St. at US31/Pontaluna Rd. Exit. 1st Bldg North of Pontaluna Rd.

We accept Bridge Cards Year Round!


Winter Market Schedule:

Open Saturday, December 15th, 22nd & 29th. January 12th & 26th. February 9th & 23rd.

Closed January 5th & 19th. February 2nd & 16th.

Attending this week’s market:

Liberty Family Farm of Hart
Happy New Year!
Greens we will have a variety of greens!!
Farm Fresh Eggs
Bakery Offering
We have been testing some new recipes.  We will have a variety of new
things.  We are looking forward to being back at the market.
Gluten Free cookies, quiches and breads will be available.
Cookies, galettes, quiches, muffins, cookies and more!!!
See you there.

Shady Side Farm of Holland

Shady Side Farm will be at the market with their certified organic heirloom, black and pinto beans. This week’s special bean is the Black Valentine Bean–2 lb. bags of Black Valentine (regularly $11.50) will be $10 this week only. Lona will also have a nice selection of wool yarn and roving along for your winter crafting.

Maple Moon Farm of Shelby

Storage veggies: Carrots, andWe have potatoes:  All Blue, Russett, Kennebec, and Red LaSoda.

Amanda’s Herbals: Our Herbal products include teas, lip balms, salves, and creams.

Jams & Jellies: We have the taste of summer and fall contained in our Blueberry Jam and Grape Jelly!  The flavor of the fruit shines through and is sweetened only with local honey.

Earthscape Farm of Hesperia

VEGGIES ~ WINTER SQUASH.  Cabbage – red, smooth green for kraut, and Savoy.  There’s still time to make Sauerkraut. Larsen’s Hardware in Hart sells crocks! Potatoes ~ Red Norland, White (Kennebec, Russet, Bintje, Augusta) and Fingerling Potatoes  

BEEF ~  Our steers and cows are on pasture, and happy!  We have a large supply of meaty and marrowy soup bones this week!

  • Ground beef!  We are bringing a large supply of ground beef this week!  PRE-ORDER OUR GROUND BEEF SPECIAL!
  • Ground Sirloin
  • Bone-In  T-Bone and Porterhouse Steaks
  • Boneless Tenderloin, NY Strip, and RibEye Steaks
  • Roasts:  Arm and Chuck
  • Stew Meat
  • Swiss Steak
  • Short Ribs, Tongue
  • Liver and Heart

ORGANIC OLIVE OIL ~ Fair Trade, too!  Imported by Higher Grounds in Traverse City

NEW SHIPMENT:  HIGHER GROUNDS COFFEE in 1# bags.  Certified organic, Fair Trade. Various types, beans or ground, dark or light roast, full caf, half caf or decaf. Try a cup at the Sweetwater Market table!


Funny Farm of Grant

Spinach, chard, shallots, carrots and  butternut squash.

Please check out the new fashion jewelry items made by Funny Farm owner Barb Loe! Using  local and unusual stones and gems combined in beautiful patterns with hypo-allergenic findings.


Maple Creek Sugars

Tate Luchies will be at market with our honey and maple syrups.


Creswick Farms of Ravenna

Pasture Raised, Antibiotic & Hormone Free, Artisanal Meats

Jim & Donna will be at the booth this week, stop by and say hi.


Bees & Botanicals Spring Lake
Pretty, Practical, Eco-friendly and Organic!

Local Michigan honey  & nice variety of 100% beeswax candles; natural, bright, clean and long burning for these long Winter nights.

Certified Organic Soap with only essential oils; 4 oz. and 1 oz. size – small quantity of soap this week but a few bars of Honey, Shea & Oats, Simply Rosemary, Lemongrass Tea and Orange, Vanilla & Oats available.

Pretty draw Cord embroidered bag with 2 oz. bar available in the Orange, Vanilla & Oats and Lavender (make nice gifts)

Fragrant and versatile Lavender – Organza, embroidered, and hand colored organic Lavender Sachets.  Add natural fragrance to drawers, closets, clothing in storage, travel bags, desk drawers… it smells sweet, clean & fresh but also known to be a natural relaxant and moth deterrent. Add one to your wool yarn basket if you’re a knitter.

Fun new wine cork key chains, cards and tags

Friends of the Market

If you would like to become a Friend of the Market for a suggested donation of $20.00, which entitles you to a free cup of coffee at every market you attend for a full year, please see me at the market this Saturday! We will also have  Higher Grounds Coffee by the Cup for a suggested donation of $1.00.


We are a BRIDGE CARD market!