Sweetwater April 25th One Hour Drive Through Pre-Order Farmers Market 10am – 11am

Sweetwater Local Foods Market
DRIVE-THROUGH Pre-Order Market
Saturday, April 25th, 2020
Limited One Hour Market: 10:00am to 11:00am
Mercy Health Lakes Village
6401 Harvey St. at US31/Pontaluna Rd.
To our Sweetwater Community:
Thank you all for your cooperation in helping make this One Hour Pre-Order Drive Up Market work!
We continue to be amazed at the turnout for these markets, and are working on making the traffic flow as smoothly as possible. Thanks to everyone who stopped out and stayed patient. For this Saturday we will again try to widen the space of the market and have two lanes for all vendors.

Here are the steps to take to secure your place in line this coming Saturday, April 25th:

1. Look over the list below. Each vendor has a unique deadline for when they need to receive your pre-order depending on their product. Send your pre-order to each vendor you want to order from, within their required deadlines.
2. Vendors will respond back by no later than Friday April 10th with an order confirmation and an invoice that in most cases will allow you to pre-pay for your order. If a vendor is not set up to take payment online they will accept checks (preferred) or cash in a sealed envelope on market day pickup.
3. Market Day. Important! Please see the attached map with arrows indicating which way you should plan to approach the market.
Please plan to line up and stay in your vehicleWe will also have signs to help point you in the right direction.
4. Using a sheet of paper at least 8.5 x 11, please list all of the vendors you have orders with in black marker (or something as visible), large enough for vendors to see it clearly.  Please put your first & last name at the top of the list. Tape or hold up the list to the side window or front windshield where it will be most visible. Note: Feel free to make two signs, one for each side, that way vendors don’t have to cross back and forth.
5. Have your trunk, or designated area of your car ready to receive your goods.
6. As you drive through, each vendor will bring your order to your vehicle and place it in the trunk or other designated space, and collect payment if you have not paid in advance. Again, please have checks (preferred) or cash in a sealed envelope with your name and the name of the vendor on the outside of it.

Vendors attending Saturday April 25th

Grandson Gardens of West Olive
This Saturday we will be back at the market with greens.
We will have:
Arugula $5 per bag (6oz bag)
Everything Mix $5 per bag (7oz bag)
Baby Kale $5 per bag (6oz bag)
To order please email grandsonsgardens@gmail.com.
This first order will be first come first served.
You will receive a confirmation email with total amount due.
Please bring payment (cash or check) in a sealed envelope to the market.
Please make Checks payable to: Grandsons Gardens
Russ Tiles

Little Farm in the Big Woods of Whitehall
We will be at market this Saturday with the following:
Eggs- We have lots of eggs right now from our chickens and a very few duck eggs as well. Our chickens are fed soaked organic feed.  They are in a moveable pen that we move a couple times a week – $5/dozen
Baby Arugula– $4/bag
Baby Kale– $4/bag
Baby Spinach– $4/bag
You can email your order to us at emnear92@gmail.com by Friday afternoon.
We have limited quantities of all of the greens, we will let you know by Friday evening if we can fill your orders.
We will accept cash and checks in sealed envelopes.
Checks can be made payable to Matthew Near or Emily Near.
Thank you everyone!
Matthew and Emily Near
at emnear92@gmail.com

Forest Finds
Soothing & Healing Herbal Teas, Tinctures & Tisanes.
Please look over my updated list of products, here:
I can take preorders until Friday afternoon at the latest. Please text, or call 616-834-3233, or email forestfinds@yahoo.com
Payable through PayPal, Venmo, and cash or check in envelope day of pickup. Let me know if you have any questions!
Thank you, Cody

Scholl Farms of Montague
Pre-Orders Only! 231.893-1311
We have oodles of eggs in a rainbow of colors.
Duck & Goose Eggs also available.
Our hens are outside daily: picking, scratching and taking dirt baths. Their diet is supplemented with certified organic greens from Heritage Organic Farm of New Era.
Cartons of 1 doz $5.00
Flats 2.5 dozen $12.00
Please Call 231.893-1311
 and leave a message with your order info.
Also please checks payable to Stu Scholl in a sealed envelope. Thanks so much!

Liberty Family Farm & Bakery of Hart
Hoop house offerings
Spinach- limited avail. $4.00
Arugula- limited avail.  $4.00
Micro greens  $3.00
Ramps- still growing well in our woods! $4.00
Eggs- these layers are doing well in the garden area, and laying well!! $4.00
Bakery Offerings
New! Cinnamon & Raisin Oatmeal Loaf. $5.00
New! English Muffins 6 pk. $4.00
Banana Bread $4.00
Oatmeal Bread $5.00
Carrot Cake $8.00
Morning Glory Muffin $3.00
Apple Bread GF $5.00
Paleo Breakfast Cookies $3.50
Ultimate Breakfast Cookie $3.00
Cherry Chocolate Pecan Cookie $3.00
Chocolate Walnut Breakfast Cookie $3.00
GF Ultimate Breakfast Cookie $3.00
GF Chocolate Walnut Breakfast Cookie $3.00
Granola $5.00 8oz.
GF Granola $6.50 8 oz.
Spinach & Cheddar Quiche $5.00
GF Spinach & Cheddar Quiche $5.00
Pastured Pork
Pork Chops $7.50 lb
Ribs 2.5 # pkg $7.50 lb
Hocks nitrate free $6.00 lb
Ham Slices nitrate free $8.50 lb
Nitrite Free Bacon $10 lb (limit 2)
Garlic Basil Bulk 1 # $7.00 lb
Maple Sage Bulk 1# $7.00 lb
Italian Brats 1# $9.00 lb
Breakfast Links $8.00 lb
Ground Pork 1# $6.50 lb
Tenderloin- (limit 2) $17.00 lb
Grass fed Lamb
Shanks- limited $9.00 lb
Stew meat- limited $12.00 lb
Shoulder steaks- $12.75 lb
Garlic Basil lamb sausage- $11.00 lb
Pastured Chicken
Broth pack $4.00 per lb
Wings $4.00 lb
Thighs-(limit 2 packs )$6.00 lb
Drumsticks-(limit 2 packs) $5.50 lb
Breasts-(limit 2) $10.00 lb
Please Email your order to-
** We pack orders on Friday and send invoices on FRIDAY AFTERNOON. You can pay online through the Square Link in the invoice or bring a check for exact amount to the market.
All the best~ Liberty Family Farm

Pine Row Farm of Rothbury
Orders will be filled in the order received. We would appreciate orders by noon on Friday. We will accommodate any late orders after that if possible. Friday afternoon we will get everyone their total. If you don’t hear from me by 5pm, please contact me.
We have had twelve healthy calves born in the first two and a half weeks of calving season.  They’re so fun to watch racing around playing together and challenging each other to determine who’s stronger.
100% grass fed beef:
Ground round $7/#
Ground sirloin $9/#
Burger patties $7.50/#
Ribeye $14/#
NY strip $13.50/#
Sirloin sizzlers $10/#
Skirt steaks $8/#
Round steaks $6.50/#
Rolled rump roasts $6.50/#
Short ribs $6.50/#
Shank $5/# (crosscut marrow bone in each piece)
Liver $4/#
We continue to offer our spring special, save 25 cents a pound off hanging weight on halves and quarters. Processing is additional as always. Contact us for details! The next batch should be available in mid May.
Special this week: we have some lean short ribs, $3/# while the supply lasts. Please specify if you are ordering regular thickness or lean ones.
Spring is when eggs are in season! We have chicken, duck, and goose eggs for sale. Our poultry is free range and has certified organic feed available from neighboring Heritage Organics. Chicken eggs are $5/ dozen, duck eggs are $8/ dozen, and goose eggs are $2 a piece, 2 for $3, or $18 per dozen.
We have the following honey:
plastic squeeze bottle:
12 oz bear $6
1# raw $8
2# $12
Glass canning jars:
Pint raw $10
Quart raw $16
Maple syrup
We will be bringing maple syrup, old fashioned boiled not reverse osmosis, in canning jars.
Pints $10
Quarts $16
Thank you for continuing to support local, conscientious agriculture during this current situation. Feel free to contact us with any questions you have. We wish you all a safe, healthy week,
Bill and Sarah
Pine Row Farm

Laughing Tree Bakery of Hart
be baking for Saturday, MAY 2nd .
Stock up for our week off!
To place an order and PRE-PAY please go to our online store:
This is our preferred platform for orders at this time.
Please pre-order by Tuesday at 2pm.
If you need to pay with cash or check at the pickup:
Please email
Texts, phone orders, and FB messages also welcome. (Hilde—231-873-9820)
BREADS Available for Pre-Order for Saturday, April 25:
Pumpernickel Rye $7.00
Cranberry Orange Almond $9.00
Homesteader’s Wheat $6.00
Michigander $6.00
Oceana Round $6.00
Third Coast Three Seed $7.00
Griff’s 8 Grain $7.00
Elbridge Parmesan Olive $8.00
Annie’s Raisin Spice $7.00
Kamut $7.00
Pilgrim Rye $7.00
Rustic Baguettes $4.00
PASTRIES Available for Pre-Order:
Deep Mud Brownies $3.50 each
Tree Hugger PB Choc. Chip Cookie $3.00
Pecan Maple Oaties (Oatmeal Raisin Cookies made with pecans and maple syrup) $3.00
Morning Buns $3.50 each (A hearty cinnamon roll made with our Honey Oat dough, ground
pecans, organic butter, Demerara brown sugar, and a splash of orange oil).
SCONES: $3.00 each
Truly Ginger Scones
Michigan Cherry Scones
Blueberry Scones
Double Chocolate Scones
Pecan Date Scones
Mountain Crunch Granola $9.00
Hilde and Charlie Muller
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery

Three Speed Coffee of Grand Haven
We’re proud to announce Three Speed Coffee won Best Coffee honors in the 2020 People’s Choice of West MI Awards! Woot!
Preorders accepted until Friday 6:00pm.
Payment by check payable to Three Speed Coffee, or cash, in sealed envelope at Saturday Market pickup.
All Three Speeds certified organic coffee is roasted by sight, smell & sound based on a roast profile developed by Chad. All coffee is small batch, no automation.
Coffee Price & Sizes
8oz Whole Bean & Ground – $9.00
14 oz  Whole Bean – $15.00
Our regular line-up:
Back in the lineup! Guatemala
Peru Lima
Mocha Java Blend
CONTACT: Chad & Lori Shepard

Sweetwater Curated Local Foods
PREORDER ONLY, deadline is Wednesday at 10:00am.
Send orders to:  sweetwaterlocalfoods@gmail.com
Payment: You will receive an invoice on Thursday evening to pay online. If that is not an option for you please plan to pay by check payable to Diana Jancek, or cash in a sealed envelope please, at Saturday pickup, and thanks!
All produce from Certified Organic Michigan farms.
New! Rose Products of Ann Arbor
OG Extra Firm Tofu From Michigan organic soybeans $2.75 lb
Second Spring Farm of Cedar
Red Onions $1.00 ea
Yellow Onions 2 med or 3 small $1.00
Red Beets $2.50 lb
Orange Carrots $2.50 a lb
Providence Farms of Traverse City
Rainbow Carrots 2lb bags $5.00
MI Farm to Freezer
OG Frozen Sweet Potatoes $6.00 2lb bag.
OG Frozen Green Peppers $6.50 2lb bag
OG Frozen Root Medley(parsnip, rutabaga, carrots, beets) $7.00 2lb bag
MYCOPIA Mushrooms of Scottville
Chef Sampler $6.00 ea
Food for Thought OG Preserves, Salsas & Sauces
Apricot Chardonnay Preserves 12oz $6.00
Cherry Salsa 12oz $6.00 ea
Bean & Corn Salsa 12 oz $6.00
Oh MI Organic Chocolate of St. Johns
Chocolates are handmade with organic coconut oil, fair trade cocoa & local raw honey and maple syrup. Also free from gluten, tree nuts, soy, peanuts, artificial colors, flavors, & preservatives. Most are dairy free, some use goat milk for caramel.
Learn more here: https://www.ohmiorganics.com/about-oh-mi
Available this week:
Chocolate Mocha Cup
$2.00 ea
Naturally Nutty Nut Butters of Traverse City
Smooth Peanut Butter 12oz $5.00 ea
Almond Butter 12oz $10.00 ea
Idyll Farm Cheese
For description & shelf life info: http://idyllfarms.com/idyll-cheese/
Fresh pastured goat cheese
Plain, Garlic & Herb, Lavender Honey or Fennel Pollen 4oz $4.00 ea
Aged cheeses
Idyllweiss round 4 oz $6.00
Mont Idyll 5 oz $6.50
Camenbert 7 oz $7.00
The Brinery of Ann Arbor
We source from organic farms.
Heart Beet Kvass 12oz $4.50
Oh Gee Kim Chi Spicy! $8.50 ea
Sea Stag Sauerkraut turmeric & seaweeds $7.50
Cloud Zapper Sauerkraut Beets & Ginger $7.50 ea
Taking orders for May 2nd market: Joes Blues of Bangor OG Frozen Blueberries 1lb $6.00

Wormies Vermicompost of Grand Rapids
We will be attending the Saturday April 25th market and will be taking preorders for our Premium Vemicompost until Friday, April 24th. Email, call or text info@thewormies.com 616-322-1677
After preordering payment can be made in advance here:
– Venmo @wormies
– PayPal: www.paypal.me/WORMIES
Or cash or check at pickup time. Checks payable to Wormies
Price & Size Info:
– 3.5 gal, $25
– 1/2 gal, $10
Recommended application,
– For existing gardens and potted plants 1/4 to 1/2 cup per square foot.
– For new garden beds or pots, 10-20% of vermicompost into your soil mix.
Vermicompost Tea for plants:
– 32 oz, $8
– 1/2 gal, $12
NEW! Introducing Wormies Living Soil! Ready-to-use for raised beds, gardens, seed starting, and potting. We have two options, both full of life, containing beneficial organisms, and crafted to create thriving plants.
ESSENTIAL BLEND, $20/cft bag
* Wormies worm castings
* Composted organic matter
* Sphagnum peat moss for ideal water retention
* Rice Hulls and Lava Rocks for aeration
LUX BLEND, $45/cft bag
* Wormies Essential Living Soil, plus:
* BE1 amino acid based organic pellets, to propagate biodiversity
* Biochar, as a medium for microbes
* Premium blend of trace minerals and natural growth hormones
Thank you!
Luis Chen
Wormies Vermicompost
IG @wormies

MUND FARM of Rothbury
Extra crowns available from this year’s planting for the next couple of weeks.
Pre-order via email by 5:00 PM Thursday for Saturday pickup to;
$15 for 25 crowns;
$25 for 50 crowns;
$40 for 100 crowns;
Reduced prices for large quantities, please email
Where & How to Plant:
Direct sun and well drained soils are best; Dig a furrow 7 – 8 inches depth X 10 inches width; Space crowns 6 inches apart, covering to original soil level.
Compost in furrow prior to or after placing crown @ 1 lb. per 10 feet; Do again after covering the crowns; Apply again in mid-summer or fall; Repeat yearly; Foliar applications to fern following product label
Weed Control: Best if weed free to start / weed regularly to 18 – 24 inch width;
Thank You!

Hidden Creek Farm of North Muskegon
Our market list for this week:
Raw wildflower honey
$20 Quart
$10 Pint
Honey Marshmallows $5 Ingredients are Honey, water and gelatin.
Beeswax Candles $4-$8
Heritage Tamworth Pork Sausage $6#
Pork Bones $2#
Goat Milk Soap $5 per bar
Non- Toxic Laundry Powder $5 per bag
Microgreens $3 Sunflower, Broccoli and cabbage available
Started Nursery Plants mix and match $1.50 each
Romaine lettuce, Butter Crunch lettuce, Nelson Lettuce, Collard green’s, Spinach and Okra, Broccoli, Head cabbage, Napa cabbage
Taking orders for Freedom Ranger broiler chicken. These birds are raised on Pasture and Non-GMO. First harvest will be in June/July. Don’t miss out!
We will possibly have some egg’s for $6dz. soy free and non-GMO
Please place all orders by noon on Friday. Thank you.
Phone: 616-796-5696
Email: TheHiddenCreekFarm@hotmail.com

These vendors are attending next market on May 2nd or as stated in their list:.

J&J Tortilla of Hopkins
Please note: Monday deadline!
CONTACT: Email info@jjtortillas.com to order.
We are accepting orders through Monday, April 27th for our next visit to the market on Saturday, May 2nd.  Our tortillas freeze very well. Place wax paper between layers for easy one at a time use.
Product List: Kamut, Spelt, Spinach Garlic, Tomato Basil, White, White Large, Whole Wheat, Whole Wheat Large
Also available: Taco Seasoning
Email info@jjtortillas.com to order.
Thank you!
Jason & Jaclyn
J&J Tortilla Co.
hopkins, mi 49328

Earthscape Farm of Hesperia

*We prefer debit & credit cards through Square.
We will return on May 2nd. Please note, we plan to only attend every other week.
We will update our availability list on Monday April 27th
Email earthscapefarm@gmail.com.  We will send you an invoice via email and you can pay directly through Square.  If you don’t have access, cash in an envelope with your name on it, or checks will be accepted at Market.  There will be a basket for payment.
CONTACT: Patrice and Bill Bobier
4220 E. Loop Rd.
Hesperia, MI  49421
email earthscapefarm@gmail.com

Shady Side Farm of Holland
We are open for pre-orders, but will not be back at market until May 2. For best results and current inventory of our beans, corn meal and grits/polenta, as well as lamb cuts, please pre-order through the website and indicate in the comments/notes section that you would like to pickup at Sweetwater. Email orders also work, but there are more moving parts and it’s easier for me to miss a step.
Email orders to: info@shadysidefarm.net and we will invoice you ahead of time.
Lamb (limited stock)
Lamb Stew, $12/lb.
Lamb Shoulder Roast, $12/lb.
Leg of Lamb, $15/lb.
Lamb Shanks, $15/lb.
Loin Chops, $22/lb.
Rib Chops, $22/lb.
Beans $10/lb.:
Arikara Yellow
Bean Medley
Jacob’s Cattle
Lina Cisco’s Bird Egg
Painted Lady
Painted Pony
Black Turtle Beans:
1 lb. bag  $ 4
2 lb. bag  $ 7
5 lb. bag  $16
Corn Meal or Grits/Polenta
2 lb. bag $8

Earthkeeper Farm of Kent City
We will return to market as soon as sufficient orders are received. Please feel free to put an order in and we will let you know which Saturday we will be at Market.
All crops are Certified Naturally Grown on our farm in Kent City.
Our wheat is ideal for pancakes, muffins, and quick breads. Whole wheat berries can be ground at home using a blender or food processor. Flour can be stone milled on-farm under the Michigan Cottage Food Law by request for an additional $0.50 per pound. Once milled it is best to store flour in the refrigerator or freezer.
Bess Soft Red Winter Wheat
whole & unmilled wheat berries (milled upon request for addition .50/lb)
2lbs- $5
10lbs- $22.50
25lbs- $50
Heirloom Red Fife Hard Red Winter Wheat
whole & unmilled wheat berries (milled upon request for addition .50/lb)
2lb- $6.50
10lb- $30
25lb- $68.75
Please email Rachelle@earthkeeperfarm.com or call/text 616-403-0526 to place order. Payment can be made at market pick up with a check or cash (correct change in envelope). Or we can email you an invoice for online payment. Order deadline is 8am the Friday before market. More farm info at www.earthkeeperfarm.com
Thank you!

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