At the Farmers Market 05/28/2016

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Crawford Organics
Among their crops this week are: Lettuce, Kale, Spinach, Chard, Dandelion Greens, Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes, Shallots, Leeks, Herbs, Carrots and Strawberries.

That’s right folks, strawberries!

They also will have available eggs, grass-fed cheese, yogurt., grass-fed raw milk, and raw honey. If you are interested in apple cider, maple syrup, and flowers, speak with Justin and perhaps he can bring those to the next market.

Tim Bellew Food
They will be offering turkey sloppy Joes, and kale, leek and feta hand pies as well as home-brewed iced tea and low-sugar sodas. He also will have muffins, cherry ginger scones, cookies, cupcakes, brownies, sesame chia peanut bars, pecan pie, blueberry crumb cakes, and granola. In addition, he will have dog treats. Everything is made with mostly organic ingredients, and many are gluten free.
Fifth of a Farm Creations
Jams and jellies hand crafted in small batches using all natural ingredients. Some of their jams and jellies are: Blue Bell Hill Berry Jam, Harrogate Peach Jam, Rittenhouse Red Pepper Jelly, Port Richmond Grape Jelly and Strawberry Mansion Jam. They also have seasonal jams and jellies as well as gift baskets.
The Baker’s Jar
The Baker’s Jar is the brainchild of Avery Goldman who opened the bakery in 2014. She puts a new spin on classic desserts with uncompromising attention to taste and presentation. They have cakes, pies and puddings in mason jars, as well as cookies. Among some of the choices are: lemon pie, ooey gooey chocolate cake, carrot cake and happy birthday cake.
Bowerbird Garden
Kimberly Campanaro from Bowerbird Garden creates unique planted designs by combining re-purposed or up-cycled objects with artfully arranged and carefully selected succulents, tropical, perennials and annuals.
Bowerbird Garden also sources and creates custom-designed orders for all events and special occasions.
2Fourteen Cheesecakes
Gourmet cheesecakes and packaged in jars. The flavors are: Banana Crunch, Blueberry Crunch, Cherry Crunch, Cookie Blast Crunch, Egg Nog Crunch, Lemon Crunch, Pineapple Crunch, Strawberry Crunch, and Sweet Potato Crunch.

A free cup of most excellent Volo coffee with any purchase.

At the Farmers Market 05/21/2016

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Crawford Organics
East Earl, PA
Crawford Organics will be bringing raw honey, 6 varieties of cheese and Asian Greens mix in addition to regular produce, eggs, yogurt and raw milk. Fresh cut flowers will be coming in June
Tim Bellew Food
Philadelphia, PA
Tim will be back with Turkey Sloppy Joes (a big hit last week) along with his other delicious baked goods. There is another home-made sandwich in the works as well as special iced teas and sodas. We will update as details become available. We can personally vouch for the pound cake, oatmeal cookies, strawberry rhubarb tart and double chocolate cherry biscotti!
2Fourteen Cheesecakes
Philadelphia, PA
2Fourteen was unable to make opening day but they will be on hand this week with an assortment of cheesecakes in jars.
Liberty Plants
Philadelphia (Roxborough), PA
Alyssa and Greg will be back. They are featuring heirloom tomato plants and cucumbers, along with an assortment of vegetable and flower seedlings and flower baskets. Now’s the time to get your summer garden started.
Music
Music from 11 AM to 1 PM by the Germantown Shout Band, featuring New Orleans style jazz.

A free cup of most excellent Volo coffee with any purchase.

At the Farmers Market 05/14/2016

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We are excited to welcome our new anchor vendor, Crawford Organics, from East Earl, PA. Crawford has been providing fresh, local produce to Philadelphia farmer’s markets several years and we’re pleased as all get out to have them as part of our market this year. Get more information on our vendors page.

We are also happy to have weekly vendors Tim Bellow Food, with baked goods for you and your dog; and 2Fourteen Cheesecakes with, wait for it, cheesecakes (in jars!). See the vendors page for details.

Also appearing periodically, are Fifth of a Farm, with hand crafted jams and jellies; Just Krafts Co., with handmade crafts and re-purposed goods; and Liberty Plants with heirloom vegetable plants for your garden, flowers, and hanging baskets. See the vendors page for scheduling and other details.

There will be various events and music programs, along with the market, throughout the year. Stay tuned for details.

A free cup of most excellent Volo coffee with any purchase.

Farmers Market 2016 Kickoff

Please join us as the 2016 Pretzel Park Farmers Market kicks off its fourth season on Saturday, May 14th, at 10 am. <a href=”http://www.pahouse.com/delissio”>State Representative Pam DeLissio</a> will be on hand to say a few words to open the Market and highlight the importance of continued support for Farmers Markets in our district.

Live music will be provided by the The Max Mifflin Trio.

Rain or shine, we will be there to welcome in the 2016 season and we hope you can join us!

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