Sweetwater What’s New at the Market Saturday April 14th

Sweetwater Local Foods Market
Saturday, April 14th, 2018
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

Special deal for first 10 customers – see end of newsletter at Market Info booth listing!

Attending this week’s market: 

Veggie Van of Muskegon
This week the VV will have certified organic yellow onions, red & green cabbage, rainbow & orange carrots, & beets. Most veggies are from Second Springs Farm, check them out here: http://secondspringfarm.net/

Liberty Family Farm and Bakery of Hart
*We accept Debit/Credit Cards!
Pastured Eggs!
Pastured Poultry 

Whole Chicken
Pastured Pork 
Breakfast Sausage
Garlic Basil Sausage
Breakfast Links
Italian Brats
Pork Chops
Pork Steaks
Loin Roasts
Butt Roasts
Ham Slices
Ham Hocks
Grassfed Beef
Bakery Offerings
New! Cheese Danish
New! Raspberry Danish
New! Croissants 

Fresh Quiche
Paleo Cookies
Breakfast Cookies
Morning Glory Muffins
Banana Bread
Look forward to seeing you at the Market!
Look for us on Facebook & Instagram

Scholl Farm of Montague
Selections From Webster’s Chicktionary
(written from an avian perspective)
HEN PECKED – a) the very prestigious position of having the singular attention of a
hen. b) received on the back of the hand while prematurely collecting eggs from under a
BIRD BRAIN – The most sophisticated brain developed thus far in the evolutionary
process Therefore used as a compliment.
CHICKEN-HEARTED – akin to Maitre or “Loving Kindness” in Buddhism.
CHICK FLICK – that cute little tail flick of an adolescent hen’s rump, not to be confused
with the flirtatious sashay used by mischievous hens in red comb districts often located
within shady corners of the barn yard.
We will be at Market with:
Fresh eggs from chickens, ducks and geese.
Our birds are free range during day light hours. Their diet is supplemented with local
certified organic feed from Grice Farms.
Stu and Connie

Pine Row Farm of Rothbury
100% grass fed beef:
Snack sticks
Hot dogs
Ground beef
Stew meat
Soup bones
Burger patties
Short ribs
Sale! Soup bones, souper popular special, $1 a pound! Please pre-order to ensure I bring enough.
Also, pre-order 25# ground for $5 a pound. As always, save 25 cents a pound on 6 or more pounds of ground, or 50 cents a pound on 10 or more.
Eggs are in season! Duck, goose, and Muscovy eggs, from our free range birds with certified organic feed from Grices Farms available to them.
Nice variety of honey too.
See you Saturday!

Earthscape Farm of Hesperia 
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Eggs!  Fed certified organic feed from Grices Farms and ranging outside!
WE HAVE  QUARTERS OF BEEF for sale – Order now to get them processed your way.  They will be butchered this month.
VEGETABLES! We ARE OUT OF WINTER VEGETABLES.  Talk to the younger farmers and encourage them to take over for us.  We are both old enough to be on Medicare now!
GRASS FED BEEF!  We have a full array of cuts available to purchase by the package and pound!
Grilling Steaks ~ Tenderloin, New York Strip, Ribeye, Porterhouse, T-bone, Rib Steaks, Flank Steaks,
Sirloin, Skirt Steak, Kabob Beef, Cubed Steak, Hanger Steak
Braising Beef ~ Stew Meat, Kabob Beef, Round Steaks and yes, we have grilled round steak!
Roasts ~ Chuck, Rolled Rump Roast, English and Arm Roasts,
Lean Ground Beef  1/2 lb and 1 lb packages. We have some patties for those of you who prefer patties.
Patrice and Bill Bobier
4220 E. Loop Rd.
Hesperia, MI  49421

Hidden Creek Farm of North Muskegon
NEW!  Home made marshmallows made from raw honey, Grass fed beef gelatin and vanilla extract.
NEW! Einkorn crackers available in salt/pepper and cinnamon/coconut sugar flavors.
Free range pasture raised chicken, duck and quail egg’s, fed non-GMO feed, $5 per dozen
Essential oil goat milk soaps!
Citrus vinegar cleaner and chemical free laundry powder.
We will have new feather earrings and necklaces available!
Check out our Facebook page for all of our future event and happenings on the farm!

Funny Farm of Grant
*We accept credit & debit cards!
This week I’ll have my assortment of jellies, including elderberry, dried veggies, shiitake mushroom powder, pink Himalayan salt in new 10 oz jar. I’m making organic banana-pecan bread this week. The chicken girls have been getting busy so there will be a few dozen eggs available. Chickens are free-range and fed non-GMO feed.
Jim has been in the wood shop and has a couple new items. I’ll have aprons from the Apron Lady, kids and adult sizes, as well as burp cloths.
See you soon

Fresco Mercato of Muskegon
*We accept Credit/Debit Cards!
I will return to market this Saturday with my 3 organic pastas:
Garlic Parmesan, Tomato Basil & Lemon Pepper.
New! I will have Gluten free available in all 3 flavors
Garlic Parmesan
Lemon Pepper
Tomato Basil

J&J Tortilla of Hopkins
We will have:
Organic Spelt tortillas
Organic Kamut tortillas
Organic Spinach Garlic wraps
Organic Tomato Basil wraps
Organic Whole Wheat tortillas
Organic White Tortillas
J&J Tortilla Co.

Kasza Sugar Bush of Shelby
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Pure Michigan Maple Syrup in a great variety of bottles as well as both Amber syrup with a rich taste and Dark syrup with a strong robust taste. We also will have:
* Pure Maple Sugar (Granulated)
* Maple Cream (excellent smooth spread especially on toast!!)
* Maple Sugar Candy (sometimes you need something to ‘sweeten’ up your day)
* Michigan Maple Munch (our famous organic homemade maple granola!)
* Maple Coated Almonds and Pecans (sweet and crunchy for the nut lovers)

Laughing Tree Bakery of Hart
Greetings from Laughing Tree Bakery!
Cheddar Peppercorn: Smooth Vermont cheddar and organic black pepper. $8.00
Big Country: Hilde’s favorite loaf! A 2 pound sourdough beauty made with organic wheat and
organic whole rye.
Hazel Road Rustic: A New England-style loaf made with organic polenta, molasses, and organic
rye. $6.00
**All the grains and flours we use are certified ORGANIC.
Morning Buns: Our naturally-leavened cinnamon rolls made with pecans, cinnamon, and an
organic sugar glaze. $3.50 each.
Deep Mud Brownies: Our brownies are made with Callebaut dark chocolate, fresh organic eggs,
and Michigan-grown organic barley flour—they are extremely deep and dark… $3.25 each
Pecan Maple Oaties: The quintessential oatmeal-raisin cookie made with real Michigan maple
syrup, pecans, and organic raisins $3.00 each.
Hilltoppers: A spicy cookie sweetened with golden molasses and bits of candied ginger. $3.00
Treehuggers: The one and only quarter-pound peanut-buttery original with organic dark
chocolate chips. Sweetened with Michigan maple and honey. $3.00
Whangdangdoodlers: A cookie as memorable as its name… Made with organic walnuts and
dark chocolate batons—this one will absolutely WOW your tastebuds! $3.00
$2.50 each
Truly Ginger Scones
Michigan Cherry Scones
Blueberry Scones
Cranberry Orange Scones
Lovely Lemon Scones
Hilde and Charlie Muller
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery
231-873- 9820

Three Speed Coffee of Grand Haven
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Coffees & Sizes
We now have both 8oz & 14 oz bags of whole bean & ground coffee.
Stop by our booth and try a sample of our coffees!
Rwanda Coopac
Ethiopian Sidamo
Mocha Java Blend
Sumatra Mandheling
Also: Brewing immersion drip coffee by the cup, and we will have our four roasts available by the cup as well.
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.
Chad & Lorie

Bodhi Tree Market of Spring Lake
*We accept credit & debit cards!
We will have our new shot this Saturday…. BrainON!
We will also have all our cold pressed juices, Switchel and wellness shots.
FB: @bodhitreejuiceco
Instagram: @bodhitreejuiceco

Never Better Naturals of Twin Lake 
Don’t forget that Mother’s Day is coming up in just over a month on May 13th!  We will be present at market with presents for her that she will value because they are handmade witth love and extremely pure earth & body friendly ingrediants! Recycled Gift Wrapping is included with $25+ purchases ($2 if under).
You will find:
*WHIPPED BODY BUTTER in many scents inc. unscented (great 4 strech marks)
*ORGANIC BAR SOAPS handmade & in coordinating scents
*LIP BUTTER many kinds, SPF of 10
*SUNSCREEN plant derived, no chemicals, approx. SPF of 40
*HERBAL PERFUMES no sketchy, hidden ingrediants like classic scents
*NATURAL DEODORANT very smooth, no aluminum, 3 scents/unscented
*WHIPPED FACIAL BUTTER cell renewing night cream
*TURN BACK TIME renewing serum, 100% Organic
*SCAR ABATE SALVE helps diminish scars new & old
*7 HERB HEALING BALM Eczema, Psoriasis, Rashes, Bruises, Cuts
*PAIN BANISH RUB helps arthritic, muscle, joint, injury, menstral pain
*IMMUNITY ROLLERS helps to strengthen immunal response
*SINUS RELIEF STICKS unclogs sinus cavities, reduces headache
*HERBAL TOOTH SCRUB flouride free, holistic dentistry philosiphy
*BABY PRODUCTS diaper rash ointment and gentle body butter
*HAND WASH foaming, bacteria balancing, 4 scents
*LAUNDRY WASH  powder, eco & skin friendly, 4 varieties
*SANITIZING SPRAY for hands & surfaces, 100% herbal
See you at market!  Rachel
Also find my products at Natures Helping Hand,  4543 Grand Haven Road, Norton Shores

Market Info Booth 
Special deal!  $5 in market bucks to the first 10 customers who stop by our info booth and answer this week’s question: There are two farms mentioned in this week’s newsletter who are not vendors at the market – who are they?

Not attending this week:
Shady Side Farm of Holland
*Accepts debit/credit cards.
We’ll return soon!
Lona at Shady Side Farm
Otherworldly Botanicals of Grand Haven
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Check out my Etsy at https://www.etsy.com/shop/OtherworldlyBotanica
Or email me at otherworldlybotanicals@gmail.com for pickup between markets.
Green Morning Farm of Mears
I’ll be back soon!