At the Farmers Market 08/06/2016

Coming up 8/20–Bluegrass Festival

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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, New Celery Root, Chard, Cilantro, Collards, Bi-Color Sweet Corn, Cucumber, Eggplant, Herbs, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Parsley, Sweet Bell Peppers (green) and New Red, Jalapeno Peppers, New Potatoes, Rhubarb, Salad Mix, Baby Arugula, Sweet Potatoes, Shallots, Cherry Tomatoes, Heirloom Tomatoes, Red Tomatoes, and Zucchini. In addition, they have Dried Beans and Popcorn.

(Editors Alert: Ok, I’m a bit out of date, but Crawford has had organic butter for two weeks, to go with eggs, cheese, and heavenly raw milk from the rare Dutch Belt cows)

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

In addition to their Organic Cantaloupe and Watermelon they grow in East Earl, they sell other Lancaster County farms’ fresh fruit and berries like Apples, Blackberries, Nectarines, Peaches (yellow and doughnut), Pears, Plums, and Raspberries.

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 and Stephanie will be taking some time off in August to get Mighty Meals up and running. They will be at the market August 20th and will be back on a regular schedule after Labor Day.
Liberty Plants
Alyssa and Greg Van Alstine run small, family-owned business located in the Roxborough section of Philadelphia. They believe that all residents of Philadelphia should have the opportunity to grow their own edibles, regardless of outdoor restrictions. As avid vegetable gardeners, they offer their knowledge and experience to help you choose the best edible varieties for your unique situation.

For this week’s market, Liberty Plants will bring a variety of live plants, including fall vegetables such as heirloom peas, broccoli and cabbage.  There will be herbs, sunflowers, and vegetable planters.  Back by popular demand are more lettuce bowls and greens bowls.

BYOB: “Build Your Own Bouquet” from a selection of cut flowers!

Giveaway this week — free squash or pumpkin seedling with every vegetable purchase.

(PPFMv4.13)

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.

Check out the vendor page for details.
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.

(PPFMv4.12)

At the Farmers Market 07/23/2016

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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, Fennel, 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 grow Dried Beans, and Popcorn.

Also bringing Raw Wildflower Honey and PA Maple Syrup. They also sell other Lancaster County farms’ Garlic Scapes, fresh fruit and berries like Blackberries, Blueberries, Nectarines, Peaches, Plums, and Raspberries.

Also have available eggs, grass-fed cheese (eight varieties), yogurt (two plain and two flavored), and grass-fed raw milk.

Flowers are here!!! Sunflowers and mixed bouquets.

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, cup cakes (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 an assortment of peach, blueberry, and blackberry pies, lemon blueberry pound cake by the slice, and focaccia.

Everything is made with mostly organic ingredients, and many are gluten free.

Check out the vendor page for details.

Liberty Plants
Alyssa and Greg Van Alstine run small, family-owned business located in the Roxborough section of Philadelphia. They believe that all residents of Philadelphia should have the opportunity to grow their own edibles, regardless of outdoor restrictions. As avid vegetable gardeners, they offer their knowledge and experience to help you choose the best edible varieties for your unique situation.For this week’s market, Liberty Plants will bring a variety of live plants. There will be herbs, sunflowers, and vegetable planters. Back by popular demand are more lettuce bowls and greens bowls. There will also be a selection of cut flowers.

(PPFMv4.11)

At the Farmers Market 07/16/2016

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  • Crawford Organics
  • Tim Bellew Food / Stephanie Thaw of Sweet
  • Liberty Plants
  • Manayunk Farm
  • Joe Tayoun Drum Circle
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, Beets, Broccoli, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Chard, Cilantro, Collards, Sweet Corn, Cucumber, Dandelion, Eggplant, Fennel, Herbs, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Parsley, Peppers (green), Jalapeno Peppers, Potatoes, Radishes, Rhubarb, Scallions, Salad Mix, Baby Spinach, Baby Arugula, Sweet Potatoes, Shallots, Cherry Tomatoes, Heirloom Tomatoes, Red Tomatoes, and Zucchini. In addition, they grow Dried Beans, and Popcorn.

Also bringing Raw Wildflower Honey and PA Maple Syrup. They also sell other Lancaster County farms’ Garlic Scapes, fresh fruit and berries like Cherries, Blackberries, Blueberries, Nectarines, Peaches, Plums, and Raspberries.

Also have available eggs, grass-fed cheese (eight varieties), yogurt (two plain and two flavored), and grass-fed raw milk.

Flowers are here!!! Sunflowers and mixed bouquets.

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, cup cakes (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 an assortment of peach, blueberry, and strawberry rhubarb pies.  Back again is flourless chocolate cake and lemon pound cake, both available by the slice.

Everything is made with mostly organic ingredients, and many are gluten free.

Check out the vendor page for details.
Liberty Plants
Alyssa and Greg Van Alstine run small, family-owned business located in the Roxborough section of Philadelphia. They believe that all residents of Philadelphia should have the opportunity to grow their own edibles, regardless of outdoor restrictions. As avid vegetable gardeners, they offer their knowledge and experience to help you choose the best edible varieties for your unique situation.
For this week’s market, Liberty Plants will bring a variety of live plants.  There will be herbs, sunflowers, and vegetable planters.  Back by popular demand are more lettuce bowls and greens bowls.  There will also be a selection of cut flowers.
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 balms, natural beeswax candles, and Blueberry Jam.
Joe Tayoun Drum Circle at 10am to 2pm.
A selection of drums from around the World will be provided, on a first come – first served basis (The “dibs” system prevails). Picture a pickup truck full of drums… that many. If you prefer you’re own, we insist you bring them. And bring your other one for someone else to use.

The Drum Circle will be back every third Saturday of the month.

(PPFMv4.10)

At the Farmers Market 07/09/2016

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  • Crawford Organics
  • Tim Bellew Food / Stephanie Thaw of Sweet
  • Just Krafts
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: Beans, Beets, Broccoli, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Chard, Cilantro, Collards, Corn, Cucumber, Dandelion, Eggplant, Fennel, Garlic Scapes, Herbs, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Parsley, Peppers (green), Potatoes, Radishes, Rhubarb, Scallions, Salad Mix, Sweet Potatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Heirloom Tomatoes, Red Tomatoes, and Zucchini. Also, Cherries, Peaches and Raspberries.

In addition, there will be Dried Beans, Popcorn, Wildflower Honey and Maple Syrup.

They also will have available eggs, grass-fed cheese (eight varieties), yogurt (two plain and two flavored), and grass-fed raw milk.

Flowers are here!!! Sunflowers and mixed bouquets.

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, cup cakes (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 an assortment of peach, blueberry, and strawberry rhubarb pies.  Back again is flourless chocolate cake and lemon pound cake, both available by the slice.

Everything is made with mostly organic ingredients, and many are gluten free.

Check out the vendor page for details.
Just Krafts
Just Krafts Co. will be making its third appearance at the market this Saturday. In addition to the all natural soy candles, linen sprays, transit token jewelry and other crafts, Just Krafts will debut their line of natural goat’s milk soap and scrabble letter tile coasters.

(PPFMv4.9)