At the Farmers Market 07/30/2016

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  • Crawford Organics
  • Tim Bellew Food / Stephanie Thaw of Sweet
  • Fifth of a Farm
  • Manayunk Farm
  • Beat The Heat Water Day
Crawford Organics
The farm has been growing organic produce since 1998. Since 2002 they partner with Paradise Organics, and between the two farms, offer a full line of fresh organic vegetables to wholesale markets. In 2008 and 2009, they attended a farmer’s market in Philadelphia. They merged with Wimer’s Organics CSA in 2016.

Among their crops this week are: Green Beans (stringless), Beets, Broccoli, Cabbage, Fresh Carrots, Celery, Chard, Cilantro, Collards, Sweet Corn, Cucumber, Dandelion, Eggplant, Herbs, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Parsley, Sweet Bell Peppers (green), Jalapeno Peppers, New Potatoes, Rhubarb, Scallions, Salad Mix, Baby Arugula, Sweet Potatoes, Shallots, Cherry Tomatoes, Heirloom Tomatoes, Red Tomatoes, and Zucchini. In addition, they have Dried Beans, and Popcorn.

They also have available: eggs, grass-fed cheese (eight varieties), yogurt (two plain and two flavored), butter (salted) and grass-fed raw milk as well as Raw Wildflower Honey and PA Maple Syrup.

In addition, they will sell other Lancaster County farms’ Garlic Scapes, fresh fruit and berries like Apples (Pristine), Blackberries, Nectarines, Peaches (yellow, super sweet and doughnut), and Raspberries. Possibly, watermelon.

Flowers are here!!! Sunflowers, mixed bouquets and vases to put them in..

Now accepting credit cards, asking $20 minimum purchase. Cash preferred.

Tim Bellew Food / Stephanie Thaw
Tim Bellew is a caterer, a cook, and a consultant in the food industry.

This week Tim will be offering turkey sloppy joes, roasted vegetables/edamame/feta hand pies, herb iced teas and Gus’s low-sugar sodas.  He also will have granola, coffee, fresh fruit scones, cupcakes (black bottom-g/f; carrot), cookies, and brownies (g/f).

Stephanie was the pastry chef at Friday, Saturday and Sunday for 13 years
and the chef/owner of Sweetie’s Pie Diner. Stephanie will be bringing Nana’s oatmeal, peanut butter, and chocolate chip cookies, biscotti, flatbreads, and Buddy Biscuits for dogs and their people.  This week, look for focaccia.

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Fifth of a Farm
Fifth of a Farm Creations is a family owned and operated business located in Philadelphia, PA.  All of their jams and jellies are hand crafted in small batches using all natural ingredients.

Their products include: Blue Bell Hill Berry Jam, Harrogate Peach Jam, Parkside Prickly Pear Jelly, Rittenhousetown Red Pepper Jelly, Port Richmond Grape Jelly, Strawberry Mansion Jam, Haddington Raspberry Jam, Trenton Avenue Mint Jelly, Fairmount Cherry Jam, Germantown Grapefruit Marmalade, and Walnut Hill Orange Marmalade.

Their products made with Agave are: North 33rd St Strawberry Jam, Walnut Lane Blueberry Jam, and East Russell St Peach Jam.

Their seasonal products available now are: Francisville Fig Jam, Byberry-Somerton Rhubarb Jam, Logan Lime Marmalade, Bella Vista Apple Butter, and Swampoodle Cran-Apple Chutney.

They also offer the following gift baskets: Baker Bowl-ful of Jelly—one jar of jam or jelly in an attractive cereal bowl; Manayunk Mug-ful of Jelly—one jar of jam or jelly in an attractive mug; Woodside Park Gift Basket—includes 2 jams/jellies, peanut butter, gourmet crackers, and a stuffed animal; Schuylkill Expressway Jam Basket—2 jars of jam or jelly, and an assortment of gourmet food products in a beautiful basket wrapped in ribbon; Roosevelt Blvd Jam Basket—3 jars of jam or jelly, and an assortment of gourmet food products in a beautiful basket wrapped in ribbon; and Franklin Square Box—3 mini jams (2 oz) in a clear square box tied with a festive bow.

Manayunk Farm
Manayunk Farm is an urban farm in the Manayunk neighborhood of Philadelphia started by Wynn Geary and his parents Lori and Addison in 2012. They have a small garden, a few fruit trees, chickens and beehives in their backyard. They have been featured on NPR and in Grid magazine for their work in the field of technologically advanced beekeeping.

Wynn will be bringing local raw wildflower honey, soaps, beeswax lip balm, natural beeswax candles, strawberry jam and dill garlic pickles.


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