Sweetwater What’s New at the Market Saturday January 12th

Sweetwater Local Foods Market
Saturday, January 12th 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: 

Shady Side Farm of Holland
*We accept debit/credit cards!
This Saturday I 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)
Dapple Grey – Hold shape well, meaty texture, deep flavor, great for soup
Hidatsa Red  – Slight nutty taste, good for soup/chili or red beans & rice
Hutterite Soup  – Comfort food, cook fast, creamy soup, baby food
Jacob’s Cattle  – Big & meaty, taste like potatoes, traditional baked beans, chili (nearly 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#).
I will be bringing along wool socks made from our sheeps’ wool. We have grass-fed, 
chemical-free lamb available by the half or the whole. Email me for more information.
Shady Side Farm

Little Farm in the Big Woods of Whitehall
We will be back at market this week with quite a few EGGS from our organically fed chickens. They are enjoying life in their winter hoophouse pen and are continuing to lay very well. We soak their feed for optimal nutrition, as well as feeding them scraps from our kitchen. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday.
Matthew and Emily Near

Liberty Family Farm & Bakery of Hart
*We accept credit/debit cards!
Micro greens
Mild Mix
Pastured Pork
Ham Hocks
Ham Slices
Pastured Poultry
Whole Chickens
Stewing Hens
Broth packs
Pastured Turkey
Maple Breakfast Sausage
Garlic Basil Sausage
Fresh Eggs
Bakery Offerings
Morning Glory Muffins
Banana Bread
Breakfast Cookies
Paleo Cookies
See you at the Market!

Pine Row Farm of Rothbury
*Bill will accept credit/debit when he attends this winter!
We plan to be at market with a full selection of cuts of our 100% grass fed beef. Orders are always appreciated. We sell by halves and quarters too.
Sale this week: Ground beef. Our pre order special, 25# ground beef for only $5/#! Please order by 9pm on Friday. Thanks!
We have ducks for sale. Please pre order or see us Saturday.
We’ll bring a nice selection of honey, raw and heated.
Bill and Sarah
231-861-5215 landline with voicemail

NOVA Bakery of Muskegon

NOVA is back!  I have some new and exciting products to offer!
Cashew coconut granola made with Buckwheat!  Buckwheat is a Gluten-Free, whole grain with more antioxidants than oats and is high in Magnesium, which has been shown to improve sleep!
Buckwheat chocolate cookies
Meringue cookies
Solid 72% couverture chocolate bars
Peanut Butter bars
I know this is a time of year when we all watch our added sugar intake, so it is my commitment to use natural sweeteners (honey, maple syrup) and the least amount possible without compromising flavor.
I look forward to discussing any items you would like to see at your market in 2019!  And, I will have FREE SAMPLES!!”

J&J Tortilla of Hopkins
We are planning to be back at market on the 2nd and 4th Saturday each month with:
Our fresh organic tortillas made with only simple ingredients. Our tortilla varieties include: Spelt, Kamut, Spinach Garlic, Tomato Basil, Whole Wheat and White.
Organic Frozen Bean and Rice Burritos
Organic Taco Seasoning
Michigan Cold- pressed Sunflower Oil
Looking forward to seeing you Saturday!
– Jason & Jaclyn
J&J Tortilla Co.

Laughing Tree Bakery of Hart
Greetings from Laughing Tree Bakery!
Cheddar Peppercorn $8.00
Big Country $7.50
Hazel Road Rustic $6.00
*All the grains and flours we use are certified ORGANIC.
Morning Buns $3.50 each
Deep Mud Brownies $3.50 each
COOKIES: $3.00 each.
Pecan Maple Oaties
SCONES: $3.00 each
Truly Ginger Scones
Michigan Cherry Scones
Blueberry Scones
Cranberry Orange Scones
Lovely Lemon Scones
Hilde and Charlie Muller
Laughing Tree Brick Oven Bakery

Three Speed Coffee of Grand Haven
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Coffees & Sizes
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.
We now have 8oz & 14 oz bags of whole bean & 8 oz. ground coffee.
Stop by our booth and try a sample of our coffees!
Rwanda Coopac
Mocha Java Blend
Also: 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
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Get ready for the cold season with our wellness and immunity shots!
This week we wil be bringing our cold pressed juices, nut mylks and Switchel as well as our Energy Bites.
See you Saturday!
Instagram: @ bodhitreejuiceco
FB: @bodhitreejuiceco

Never Better Naturals of Twin Lake
*We accept credit & debit cards!
Don’t let winter dry you out. Restore moisture and nutrients to your skin with our Whipped Body Butters, Lip Butters, Anti-Aging Facial Serums and Facial Butters, as well as  our other  handmade locally, green & clean products.
We will also have:
    *7 Herb Healing Salve (for excessively dry, cracked skin, Eczema, Psoriasis, Itchy     Rashes, Cuts & Bruises, and more)
*Herbal Pain Banish Rub (Inflammation, nerve, muscle, headache)
*Sinus Rescue Sticks (unclogs sinus blockage naturally)
*Herbal Scar Abating Salve– for prevention on new injury and Old Scar Tissue!
*Deodorant– hands-free, aluminum free, 3 scent options
*Herbal Tooth Scrub– Remineralizing, Naturopathic formula
*Herbal Face Wash– 2 varieties for all skin types
*Herbal Perfumes– try samples!
*Hand Made Bar Soaps– 87% Certified Organic, 6 scents
*Baby Bottom Balm (diaper rash prevention & treatment)
*Baby Body Butter– whipped and mild & soothing as it can can get
*Bacteria Balancing Foaming Hand Wash– 4 scents
*Herbal Sanitizing Spray– for hands and surfaces
*Laundry Wash– toxin free, 4 varieties including unscented
I’d be happy to make custom formulas for allergies or sensitivities. Also, I have an anti-oxidant and nutrient dense anti-aging day moisturizer for the face in testing that is performing well and coming soon!  Rachel

Market Info Booth
Traverse City Veggies!
@Market Info Booth
Same as last winter we are bringing some veggies from several certified organic farms in the Traverse City area, delivered courtesy of Cherry Capital Foods of TC!
This week we’ll have:
Rainbow Carrots
Sweet Potatoes
German Butterball potatoes
Red Cabbage
Note: They also have parsnip & rutabaga available; let us know if you would be interested in that, and we hope to have beets and green cabbage soon!
Market Quiz
Please name the vendor and product most related to the question. Get all 3 correct and win $5 in market bucks!
1. If you want a high gloss on your product you would choose this.
2. Discovered in a pharaoh’s tomb but then turned in to cattle feed until it became trendy again.
3. Latin for curve this will save your proboscis from unnecessary probing.

Please Note:
Mund Farm & Scholl Farm 
are attending conferences this week and will return next week.
Earthscape Farm will not be at the Jan 5th or Jan 12th markets, but you can contact them at the farm if you want to purchase beef quarters.