Sweetwater Local Foods Market
Saturday, June 22nd, 2019
9:00am to 12:00 noon
Mercy Health Lakes Campus
On 6401 Harvey St. at US31/Pontaluna Rd. Exit. 1st Bldg North of Pontaluna Rd.
Vendors with * Accept Credit & Debit Cards
Attending this week’s market:
Mund Farm of Rothbury
Certified Organic Strawberries…From Klug’s Organic Farm, Berrien Center (SW MI).
$6.50 per quart (~ 1 ½ lbs.); 8 quart flat @ $45…bring your container or return the flat
Scholl Farm of Montague
You will find our eggs at the Mund Farm Booth this week – thanks!
Blackbird Farm of Coopersville
We’re looking forward to being back at Sweetwater this Saturday. While we do need the rain to stop and some warmer weather to roll in, we have a few things to bring to market in the meantime. Here’s what we will likely be bringing:
–microgreens (limited quantity)
Blackbird Farms LLC
Hidden Creek Farm of North Muskegon
*We Accept Credit/Debit Cards
We are so thankful for everyone’s continued support during our legal issues we are currently facing. Your show of support is what has kept us going!
This Saturday we will be bringing “Food Freedom” T-shirts to market for $25 dollars each. The design on the shirts is hand drawn from a Michigan artist and the shirt itself was created to help another local farm during the legal battle they faced, which ended up being a 3 year battle. Everyone is welcome to purchase shirts at this link https://www.loyaltees.clothing/food-freedom or you can stop by our booth at market and pick one up in person. Again thank you to everyone for your continued support during this time. We can’t lose our Food Freedom!
Along with our fundraiser T-shirts we will also be bringing some other wonderful things including:
Tender Spring Lettuce
White Tipped Radish
Mint, Oregano, Chive and Lemon Balm
Strawberries (very limited number)
Fresh Cut Peonies And Flower Bouquets!
Egg’s (Very Limited Quantity)
Raw Honey Marshmallows
Cajeta!!!! Organic And Delicious Goat Milk Caramel Sauce
Goat Milk Soap And Non-Toxic Laundry Powder
Mixed Succulents And Birch Succulent Holders
Hand Created Feather Jewelry
Herd shares Available! We Have A Few Spots Open For Goat Milk Herd Shares. Please Contact Us Via Email Or At Market.
We Are Still Accepting Orders For The Following Pasture Raised Meat:
Goat Meat, Pasture Raised Rabbit, Heritage Breed Turkey And Chicken!
Please Email Us To Place Your Reservation Or Stop By Our Booth At Market.
Thank You From,
Hidden Creek Farm
Shady Side Farm of Holland
*We accept debit/credit cards!
This Saturday my dad will be at market, and will have along the following heirloom, certified organic beans:
Arikara Yellow – Intense flavor, hold shape well, baked beans, soups
Bean Medley – Random mixture of our beans, good for soup
Black Calypso – Slight potato flavor, crumbly texture, good for soups & salads
Black Turtle – Common black bean, great in Mexican dishes (not an heirloom)
Hidatsa Red – Slight nutty taste, good for soup/chili or red beans & rice (almost gone)
Painted Lady – Slightly sweet bean, smooth, creamy texture, good all-purpose bean
Pinto – Earthy flavor, great in Mexican cooking, fall apart under long cooking (not an heirloom)
Spanish Tolosana – Rich & creamy, hold shape well, good for chili, bean salads
Tiger Eye – Creamy smooth texture, rich flavor, tender skin, good all-purpose bean
Valentine – An upgrade from kidney beans, great for salads, soups & dips
Yellow Indian Woman – Mild, creamy tasting, sturdy, salads or chili
Zebra – Smooth, creamy texture, full-bodied flavor, good all-purpose bean
Please email me ahead of time if you need bulk amounts of any of these (2# or 5#).
We may also have corn meal and grits along to market—check with dad on Saturday. And we hope to have grass-fed lamb along, as well, including brats with all-natural seasoning.
CJ Veggies is also sending some garlic scapes along with Dad.
Shady Side Farm
Sweet Local Foods Booth
*We accept credit/debit!
Produced in Michigan & Certified Organic!
Stutzman Family Farm of Blanchard
Second Spring Farm of Cedar
-Easter Egg Radish
Idyll Farms Goat Cheese –Fennel Pollen, Lavender Honey, Garlic Herb & Plain
Naturally Nutty of Williamsburg Smooth & Crunchy PB
Food for Thought of Traverse City. OG Apricot Chardonnay & Blueberry Merlot Preserves
New! Stop by & sample Food for Thought OG Cherry Salsa! $6.00 ea
New! Fraser Spicy Chocolate Pu-Erh Chai Tea $6.50 ea
Liberty Family Farm of Hart
*We accept credit/debit cards!
New! All cuts available!!
Nitrate Free Bacon and hams.
Garlic Basil Sausage
Maple Sage Breakfast Sausage
Country style Ribs
Roasts and more…
Grass Fed Lamb
Red and green lettuce mix
Morning Glory Muffins
Strawberry Rhubarb Bars
231-873-3737 call or text
Earthscape Farm of Hesperia
*We accept debit & credit cards.
GRASS FED BEEF
WANT A QUARTER OF BEEF? We have them!
Grilling Steaks ~ Tenderloin, New York Strip, Rib Steaks, Ribeye, TBones, Porterhouse, Sirloin, plus Kabob beef for the grill!
Cubed Steak – great for a quick supper!
Braising Beef ~ Stew Meat, Round Steaks. Bill made an excellent Beef Stroganoff with our beef and Mushrooms from George at Sweetwater – Michigan’s Finest Mushrooms!
Roasts ~ Chuck, Rolled Rump Roast, English and Arm Roasts. We eat roast all summer long – put one in a crock pot in the morning, it’s done by dinner time, and your kitchen doesn’t heat up! Plus ~~ LEFTOVERS!
Brisket! We have a couple of large whole Briskets. Are you interested?
Lean Ground Beef – 1/2 lb and 1 lb packages, and Beef 1/4 lb patties!
Beef Heart and Tongue
Patrice and Bill Bobier
4220 E. Loop Rd.
Hesperia, MI 49421
Pine Row Farm of Rothbury
100% grass fed beef:
Fajita and kabob
Sales this week, all by pre order:
1. Souper popular soup bone sale, half off while supplies last.
2. Chuck roasts, save 50 cents per pound, also while supplies last.
3. 25-1# packages ground beef for $125. Save $1.50 per pound!
4. Summer special, 10% off any other pre order on what we have in stock!
We have a quarter of beef at the processor which should be available a week from Saturday, and other orders waiting to go. Please contact us for ordering halves and quarters.
We’ll have a nice selection of honey.
Eggs are still in season. Our poultry is free range and has certified organic feed from neighboring Grice Farms. Please order goose eggs in advance. Available individually and by the dozen.
Pine Row Farm
Nova Bakery of Muskegon
*We accept credit & debit
-NEW: Lemon Poppyseed Biscuits: the perfect product to make delicious strawberry short cakes! All organic ingredients and NO added sugar!
-NEW: Strawberry Rhubarb Slab Pie! Hidden Creek’s strawberries and rhubarb in between flaky pie pastry-so good!
-NEW: Garlic Chive and Parmesan Reggiano Drop Biscuits! Bring these to your next dinner party!
-Lemon Goat Cheese Cookies! Please stop by for a sample if you didn’t have a chance to try one a few weeks ago. They taste like mini cheesecakes!
-Buckwheat Bars: now a classic 😉
-Buckwheat Granola: great for yogurt, with milk or out of the bag!
-Assorted chocolates and candies!
I’m looking forward to being back and seeing you all!
Addy K #:614.216.2546 email@example.com
Laughing Tree Bakery of Hart
Greetings from Laughing Tree Bakery!
Did you know that nearly all of our breads are sourdough? We mix by hand, then allow our loaves to develop their complex flavors slowly—over 20 hours for most of the breads. We hope you enjoy the many benefits of sourdough as much as we do!
Cheddar Peppercorn $8.00
Cobmoosa Onion Rye $7.00
PLUS OUR 12 WEEKLY VARIETIES!!
*All the grains and flours we use are certified ORGANIC.
Deep Mud Brownies $3.50 each
COOKIES: $3.00 each.
Pecan Maple Oaties
SCONES: $3.00 each
Truly Ginger Scones
Michigan Cherry Scones
Cranberry Orange Scone
Lovely Lemon Scones
PEANUT BUTTER GRANOLA
MOUNTAIN CRUNCH GRANOLA
Hilde and Charlie Muller
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery
Three Speed Coffee of Grand Haven
*We accept credit & debit cards!
All Three Speeds coffee is roasted by sight, smell & sound based on a roast profile developed by Chad. All coffee is small batch, no automation. We invite all to sample what time and attention taste like in a cup.
Coffee & Sizes
We now have 8oz & 14 oz bags of whole bean & 8 oz. ground coffee in the following:
Mocha Java Blend
New! COLD BREW is back!
We’ll still be brewing immersion drip coffee by the cup, and we will have our three roasts available by the cup as well.
Chad & Lori
Bodhi Tree Market of Spring Lake
Bodhi Tree returns to market this Saturday with our cold pressed juices, nut mylks and Switchel as well as our Energy Bites. Marty of Summer Blend Gardens will be taking care of our juices as well as bringing a few things that are ready from Summer Blend.
See you Saturday!
Instagram: @ bodhitreejuiceco
Never Better Natural of Twin Lake
Hi! You’ll find these toxin free skin care and holistic remedies made from high quality ingredients that are either locally sourced and/or certified organic:
**SUNSCREEN- it’s whipped & really works!**
**Natural Deodorant- hands free, 3 varieties**
**Cleansing Oil Face Wash- for medium to dry skin**
**Herbal Balancing Face Wash- for Acne & average skin**
**Cell Renewing Facial Butter- Nutrient dense & doesn’t clog pores**
**Turn Back Time- Eye & Facial Serum**
**Lip Butter- 10 SPF, 4 Varieties**
**Whipped Body Butter- 4 Varieties**
**Herbal Perfumes- samples to smell**
**Scar Abate Salve- works on old scar tissue too!**
**7 Herb Healing Salve- Eczema, Bug Bites, itch, Wounds, etc**
**Sinus Rescue Sticks- Allergies & blocked sinus cavities**
**Herbal Bar Soaps- 5 kinds!**
**Bacteria Balancing Foaming Hand Soaps- 4 Scents**
**Laundry Wash- 4 Scents + Unscented**
***I have samples of almost everything. Come visit to try & smell them!!
Note: After this, I will not be at market for a portion of the summer so I hope you can stock up! Otherwise, you can always find everything at Nature’s Helping Hand @4543 Grand Haven Road in Norton Shores, online at www.etsy.com/shop/NeverBetterNaturals, some products at The Gleason Center, and you can also Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks for your patience and see you Saturday, Rachel
Dave’s Produce of Hesperia
We haven’t had enough sun so will come next week with our tomatoes!