Sweetwater Local Foods Market
DRIVE-THROUGH Pre-Order Market
Saturday, January 16th 2021
Limited One Hour Market: 10:00am to 11:00am
Mercy Health Lakes Village
6401 Harvey St. at US31/Pontaluna Rd.
As we sail through January some of us are feeling a sense of relief at finally having access to the vaccine! While others, like me, are on waiting lists we are feeling certain there is light (and my grandkids!) at the end of the tunnel. Please continue to stay safe, eat healthy and support our local food vendors so that we can continue to grow the healthy local food community.
If you’re new to the market, please see instructions at the bottom of this newsletter for more info on How to Order & Pick Up at Market. Payment is accepted online when you preorder, or cash/check at time of pickup.
Vendors attending Saturday January 16th
Mund Farm of Rothbury
Certified Organic apples. Enterprise are available
from Country Mill (Charlotte); Also organic Apple Sauce , Apple Butter & Apple Cider.
Will have extra for walk-up sales. Note: I’ll be at market every other
week (next time will be Jan 30th)
Pre-order – Via email Friday by 12:00 Noon to; email@example.com
Payment by check to Greg Mund; or cash in an envelope…Thank You!!
On your sign ”Mund Farm – ##”. I will confirm pre-orders with a number assigned to it, so look for the
return email confirmation with your number
Quarts (2 1/2 lbs.) @ $4 ea.; Peck (5 qts.) @ $12 ea.;
1/2 bu. @ $18 (22 lbs.); 1 bu. @ $30 (44 lbs.); Please bring your container(s) for ½ and 1 bu.
Apple Sauce (1 qt. jar); Apple Butter (13 oz. jar); Apple Cider (frozen – ½ gal jug); $6 each
A McIntosh – Golden Delicious – Rome cross apple
Long shelf life
Best for eating and cooking
Late season apple that stores well
Scholl Farms of Montague
Pre-orders accepted through Friday NOON by calling (231) 893-1311
EGGS, Chicken – in a rainbow of colors
Our laying hens have access to the outside daily: As to going outside….ducks act like otters in snow, whereas chickens get cold feet and are more reluctant. Their diet of organic apples, pumpkins, squash, brassicas (kale, cabbage, collards, and Brussels sprout plants) and second cutting hay is supplemented with Certified Organic Layer Feed.
$12.00/flat (2 1/2 doz.)
– Place order by calling (231) 893-1311
– Place cash or check (payable to STU SCHOLL) in a recycled envelope.
In Gratitude – The Hens.
Forest Finds of Muskegon
Herbalist Cody Westendorf is offering seasonal products- with organic and wildcrafted herbs- to support health and happiness. Teas, honey, balms, self-care products, and more!
Here’s a short list of what you’ll find at the Etsy Shop:
Sale! 20% off all teas!
New! Raw, minimally filtered, treatment free honey.
Plastic honey bear – 10$
4 oz glass jar – 7$
Pint jar – 17$
Quart jar – 30$
Elderberry Rosehip Syrup 4oz $15
Cotton & Violet Body Whip
Herbal Steam – blend of aromatic herbs for sinus & congestion clearing
20% OFF~ All Teas
Rest & Digest Herbal Tea
Check out the Etsy shop at
Etsy.com/shop/forestfindslove, available for pick up at Sweetwater market, or contact me at ForestFinds@yahoo.com
Call or text 616-834-3233
Liberty Family Farm & Bakery of Hart
PASTURED EGGS – Loads of eggs now! The new hens are really laying well.
$4.00 per dozen
Broth pack $4.00/lb
Stewing Hens $2.00/lb
Wings $ 6.00/lb
Maple Breakfast Sausage $12.00/lb
Garlic Basil Sausage $12.00/lb
New! Breakfast Links $8.00/lb
New! Nitrate Free Bacon $10.00 /lb
New! Nitrate Free Hocks $6.00/lb
Ham Slices $8.50/lb
Ground Pork $7.00/lb
Italian Brats $9.00/lb
Maple Bulk $8.00/lb
Garlic Basil $8.00/lb
New! Challah Bread- made with our own eggs! Delicious toasted or made into french toast.
New! Harvest Spice Bread- Loaded with organic apples, organic carrots, and organic pumpkin and spices. $8.00
New! Oatmeal Raisin Cookies- soft and chewy, made with organic flour and raisins! (6pk) $5.00
New! Maple Almond Granola- made with pure maple syrup, organic oats, dried cranberries, and almonds. $ 5.00
Spinach and Cheddar Quiche $14.00 GF or Regular
Oatmeal Bread $5.00
Banana Bread $7.00
Morning Glory Muffins $3.00
Cranberry shortbread bars (3×3) $3.00
CRANBERRY WALNUT BREAD $8.00 A yeasted dough studded with walnuts, and cranberries!
Apple Crumb Top Pies $14.00 made with local organic Ida Reds!
Pizza Crusts $5.00
Breakfast Cookies $3.00
English Muffins $5.00
Please send order via email firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday. We will invoice on Friday evening through the email. Please call if you don’t get a confirmation on your order in 24 hours. Thank you very much!
Have a great week,
Liberty Family Farm
Pine Row Farm of Rothbury
We will accept orders until 5pm on Friday. We will be able to get totals out Friday evening, hopefully by 8:30 pm. If you don’t get a response from me, please contact me. We accept cash or check payable to Pine Row Farm.
100% grass fed beef:
T-bone steaks $14/# (3 left)
NY strip steaks $13.75/#
Sirloin steaks $10/#
Stew meat $8/# (2# left)
Sirloin tip roast $10/#
Arm, English, or chuck roasts $7.50/#
Round steaks $7/#
Skirt steaks $8/#
Ground beef $6.50/#
Ground round $7/#
Ground sirloin $10/#
Burger patties $7.50/# (packages of 4, .3#ea)
Short ribs $6.50/#
Soup bones $2/#
We have the following honey:
Plastic squeeze bottles:
12 oz bear $6
1# raw $8
Glass canning jars:
Half pint raw $6
Pint raw $10
Quart raw $16
Kasza Sugar Bush Maple Syrup
We raised pigs with certified organic feed from Heritage Organics, and are selling them only by halves. We have a few halves available with total cost range from $436.03-$483.43 including processing. They’re frozen and ready for market! Please contact us for additional information and to schedule delivery.
Next Pork 🙂
We’re happy to have our Idaho Pasture Pigs home. They are roaming a large fenced area behind the house for the winter. They are breeding stock. Our next batch of pork may well take until early 2022. We do already have a waiting list. Please contact us if you wish to be added.
See you Saturday!
Sarah (and Bill and the kids),
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery of Hart
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 6pm.
If you need to pay with cash or check at the pickup:
Phone orders also welcome. (Hilde—231-873-9820)
BREADS Available for Pre-Order for Saturday, January 16th:
Elbridge Parmesan Olive $8.00
Pumpernickel Rye $7.00
Finn’s Pecan Raisin Pecan $9.50
Homesteader’s Wheat $6.00
Oceana Round $6.00
Third Coast Three Seed $7.00
Griff’s 8 Grain $7.00
Annie’s Raisin Spice $7.00
Pilgrim Rye $7.00
Rustic Baguettes $4.00
Pay it forward Loaf (a loaf we donate to Mission for Area People’s food pantry) $6.00
PASTRIES Available for Pre-Order Saturday, January 16th:
Morning Buns $3.50 each (A naturally-leavened cinnamon roll with ground pecans and a touch
of orange oil)
Deep Mud Brownies $3.50 each
Cherry Brownies $4.00 each
COOKIES: $3.00 each
Tree Hugger (PB Choc. Chip Cookie–VEGAN)
Whangdangdoodlers (Dark chocolate batons and walnuts)
Pecan Maple Oaties (Oatmeal Raisin with pecans and Mich. Maple syrup)
Hilltoppers (Ginger Molassses cookies with candied ginger)
Vanilla Shortcakes: These can be ordered in batches of 12 through the winter months.12 shortcakes for $30.
SCONES: $3.00 each
Truly Ginger Scones
Michigan Cherry Scones
Cranberry Orange Scones
Lovely Lemon Scones
Mountain Crunch Granola $9.00
Hilde and Charlie Muller
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery
NOVA Bakery of Muskegon
NOVA is back with all of you gluten-free and chocolate needs! Try something new or one of my classics. ALL of my products are GF with several vegan options!
-Buckwheat Bars $4/pack: chewy fudge-like brownie with toasted organic whole grain buckwheat (GF)
-Pecan Dandies are back! $2/each: tender cookie packed with organic pecans (GF, egg-free)
NEW: Hazelnut Biscotti! $7/bag: crispy, but tender cookie with whole organic hazelnuts and a dip in 72% chocolate. Perfect for your morning coffee or afternoon tea!
-Buttercrunch Toffee $5/bag: 4 ingredient Magic!! Thin layer of organic butter toffee double-coated in 72% chocolate-a great gift or treat for yourself! (GF)
-Espresso Clouds (what I call marshmallows!) $5/bag: 3 ingredients, including espresso brewed by Three Speed Coffee and local maple syrup! These melt beautifully in your morning coffee, hot chocolate or a snack right out of the bag! (GF, dairy-free)
-Magic Chocolate Powder $7/bag: This blend of organic ingredients makes the most delicious hot chocolate! (GF, vegan)
-NEW: 88% Maracaibo Grand Cru Chocolate bar $8: Single-origin (Venezuela), intense pure cacao flavor-notes of coffee, licorice and dried dark fruit. A MUST try for any dark chocolate lover! (GF, vegan)
-NEW: Walnut Mulberry $6: organic toasted walnuts, dried organic mulberries (honey and fig-like flavor) in 72% and so delicious! (GF, vegan)
-Candied Ginger $6: house-made candied organic ginger studded in 72% dark chocolate (GF, vegan)
-Hazelnut $6: toasted organic hazelnuts, like fleur de sel sprinkle, 72% dark chocolate (GF, vegan)
-Tropical $6: organic toasted coconut, banana chips, mango and pineapple pressed into 72% dark chocolate (GF, vegan)
-Mango Chili Lime $6: organic dried mango and Tajin (chili, lime, sea salt) in 72%-hits all the senses! (GF, vegan)
-Yogurt Parfait $6: house made GF granola with yogurt and raspberry crispies in 72%-delicious and tart! (GF)
-Peanut Butter $6: organic, no added sugar PB filling surrounded by 72%-a cleaner version of a classic combo!
I accept the following payments: cash, check (please make checks out to: NOVA Super.Natural.Bakery), credit or debit card (I will run it on my square at pick up), Venmo and PayPal
Please let me know if you have any questions!
Check out my IG and FB pages for pictures!
Three Speed Coffee of Grand Haven
Deadline Friday 6pm
New! Individual cups of fresh brewed coffee available for $3 each. Only one variety will be offered each week, and if you add condiments to your coffee you will need to bring them along with you! Add the cost to your bean order, or bring $3 cash, please & thanks!
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.
Winner Best Coffee honors in the 2020 People’s Choice of West MI Awards! Woot!
No Tolerance For Bitter Coffee…..EVER!
Coffee Price & Sizes
8oz Whole Bean & Ground – $9.00
14 oz Whole Bean & Ground on pre-order – $15
Bali Blue Moon (Earthy, Butterscotch, Cocoa, Med Body)
Sulawesi Toraja (Molasses, Graham Cracker, Dark Chocolate, Med/Full body)
Plus our regular line-up:
Mocha Java Blend
CONTACT: Chad & Lori Shepard
Preorders accepted until Friday 6:00pm.
Payment by check payable to Three Speed Coffee, or cash, in sealed envelope at Saturday Market pickup.
Sweetwater Curated Local Foods of Muskegon
There is an order going in for the list below on Wednesday by noon. Please email back at email@example.com if there is something you want so I can be sure to include it in the order. Thanks!
All produce is certified organic.
Providence Farm of Traverse City
OG Parsnips $3.00 lb
OG Rainbow Carrots $3.50 lb
OG Orange Carrots $3.00 lb
Second Spring Farm
OG Sweet Potatoes $3.00lb
NEW! OG Fingerling Potatoes, mixed $3.00lb
Stutzman Family Farm of Blanchard
NEW! OG Butternut Squash
NEW! OG Russet Potatoes, small. 3 lb. $5.00
OG Red Beets $2.50 lb
Rose Products Tofu of Ann Arbor
OG Extra Firm Tofu From Michigan organic soybeans $3.00 lb
New! Cultured Love of Grand Rapids
Root for Ginger Kimchi. 12oz $7.00 cabbage, sea salt, ginger, garlic, daikon radish, carrot, & Korean red pepper flakes (all organic)
The Brinery of Ann Arbor
The Brinery’s tempeh is the only raw, unpasteurized tempeh made in the Midwest. https://thebrinery.com/tempeh
Tempeh Frozen Original 8oz $5.00
Tempeh Frozen Burger Patties 8oz $6.00
Tempeh Frozen Chorizo Crumbles 8oz $6.00
New! Galaxy Rose Sauerkraut Green Cabbage & Watermelon Radish 24oz $7.50
Sea Stag Sauerkraut turmeric & seaweeds 24oz $7.50
Storm Cloud Zapper Sauerkraut Beets & Ginger 24oz $7.50 ea
Ludwig Farmstead Creamery of Fifthian, IL
Kickapoo is a semi-hard, raw milk cheese reminiscent of an aged Parmesan. It has a distinctive green rind.
Vermilion River Blue. a triple cream cheese with a soft creamy texture punctuated with gentle notes of blue.
Sangamon Double Cream. Made with day-fresh milk and added cream, Sangamon melts well as a recipe ingredient.
Jakes Havarti. A raw milk, semi-soft cheese that melts well, favorite of the founder Jacob Ludwig.
Jakes Havarti Herb. Dill, garlic, and chervil give this semi soft creamy cheese a fresh herb taste.
All cheese comes in 4-5 oz wedges for $6.00 each.
Idyll Farm Cheese of Northport
Fresh pastured goat cheese
Plain, Garlic & Herb, Lavender Honey or Fennel Pollen 4oz $4.00 ea
Idyllweiss round 4 oz $6.00
Mont Idyll 5 oz $6.50
Camembert 7 oz $7.00
Idyll Gris – Wheel $15.00
Mycopia Mushrooms of Scottville
OG Chef Sampler Mix of Trumpet Royal, Velvet Pioppini, Brown/Alba Clamshell 8 oz $6.00
Naturally Nutty Nut Butters of Traverse City
OG Smooth Peanut Butter 12 oz $5.50 ea
OG Crunchy Peanut Butter 12oz $5.50 ea
OG Almond Nut Butter 12oz $10.50
OG Pepita Sunflower Nut Butter $6.50 ea
Send orders to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Payment: You will receive an invoice Friday to pay online or if you would rather you may pay by check payable to Diana Jancek, or cash in a sealed envelope please, at Saturday pickup, and thanks!
Earthscape Farm of Hesperia
We will return to market on January 23.
CONTACT: Patrice and Bill Bobier
4220 E. Loop Rd.
J&J Tortilla of Hopkins
We will return to market when we have received enough pre-orders. Please email us at email@example.com with your orders.
Organic Bean & Rice Burritos (frozen) $7.00
Taco Seasoning $5.00
OG KAMUT® wheat tortilla 7.2oz 6/$4.50 An ancient wheat.
OG Spelt Tortilla is an ancient grain. 7.2oz 6/$4.50
OG OG Spinach Garlic Wraps 7.2oz 6/$4.00
OG Tomato Basil Wraps 7.2oz 6/$4.00
OG Whole Wheat Tortilla 7.2 & 14.4oz 6/$3.50 & 6/$6.00
OG UNbl White Tortilla 7.2oz & 14.4oz 6/$3.50 & 6/$6.00
J&J Tortilla Co.
hopkins, mi 49328
All vendors will continue to wear masks as part of our Covid19 Policy.
All customers are asked to please remain in their vehicles as they pass through on market day.
Please visit the Sweetwater Facebook Page for more details on our Covid19 Policy and what we are doing to keep everyone safe.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR PRE-ORDER & DRIVE THROUGH
1. Look over the list. 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 before market day 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. We have 3 sections opened now and are refining the traffic pattern plan every week!
Please plan to line up and stay in your vehicle. We will also have signs to help point you in the right direction.
4. Please note! 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.
5. Have your trunk, or designated area of your car ready to receive your goods. A cooler is suggested for refrigerated & frozen items.
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.
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