Lettuce and radicchio star at Tarbox Farm
Moving fast: Fall raspberries are in at Popps Farm good thru October. Some blueberries still. Most blackberries are done. Ground Cherries are getting more plentiful - so sweet. Fresh juicy watermelons are here. At least a couple of kind of apples now, and maybe some more plums.
Look For: Radishes, baby beet greens, carrots. Cauliflower is here and broccolini is radically good. Hot peppers for drying and salsa in wide variety. Lots of cabbage, string beans, onions, corn, tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, new potatoes, summer squash, mushrooms as they come up.
Goranson Farm, Hawkes Farm, MicroMainea, Mindful Gardens, Oyster Creek Mushroom Co., New Roots Farm, Pleasant Pond Orchard, Sparrow Farm, Tarbox Farm
Arugula, beet greens
beets,blueberries, braising greens, broccoli, broccolini, cabbage, carrots, corn, collards corn, cranberries, cucumbers, garlic, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, melons, mesclun, microgreens, mushrooms, onions, pac choi, parsnips, peas, potatoes, radishes, raspberries, rhubarb, salad turnips, scallions, seedlings, shoots & tendrils, spinach, string beans, sweet potatoes, swiss chard, tomatoes, tsatsoi
Fresh & pillowy, glazed donuts say "enjoy me totally", at Chase Farm Bakery
Beryls Pastries, Borealis Breads,Chase Farm Bakery, Hootenanny
breads: bagels, baguettes, bialys, sourdough, wholegrain, anadama, ciabatta, focaccia, cinnamon raisin, olive, buckwheat, seeded and blended, breadsticks, croissants, morning pastries, dinner rolls, English muffins, cakes, hand pies, cookies, scones, tarts, doughnuts, quiches, brownies, muffins, coffee cakes , pizza dough, pretzels
Save on chicken parts and ground turkey at Pine Tree Poultry
Meat & Poultry
Brothers Beef, Mainely Poultry, Meadowcroft, Old Narrow Gauge Farm, Pine Tree Poultry, Springdale Farm, Tarbox Farm
duck, goat, lamb, mutton, pork, turkey,
whole, cut , ground
marrow bones, suet
bacon, hams, pork belly,
hocks (fresh & smoked), sausage
Goranson Farm, Mainely Poultry, Sparrow Farm
Maine Saltwater Creations, Pemaquid Lobster & Seafood
resh flat fish, mussels, scallops,oysters, fish sticks, crab and salmon cakes, picked crab and lobster meat (check with vendor
Fresh picked wild Maine lobster at Pemaquid-succulent. I froze this for 2 months in an emergency and it stayed wonderfully moist and firm
Appleton Creamery, Chase Farm , Fuzzy Udder Creamery, Hahns End, Springdale Farm
cows milk cheeses, goats milk cheeses,
hard & soft, marinated and spiced,
fresh and aged
feta, mozzarella, ricotta, cream cheese,
s milk(raw), yogurt
Brighten your morning toast with out of the yard yesterday flavor-Black & Blue (berry) jam and Elderberry jelly from Old Narrow Gauge Farm
reserved and Premade
Goranson Farm -
dried beans, maple
Gracies Garden -
vegetables, kvass, pickles
-spring rolls, sauces, sesame noodles, dumplings and more
Maine Saltwater Creations -
and chowders, fish cakes and sticks, casseroles and meatballs
Old Narrow Gauge Farm-
vegetables, pickles relishes, wildflower
& fruit syrups and pastes, fruit jams jellies, seasonal items
Pemaquid Lobster & Seafood-
fish and shellfish loaves, shellfish cakes, chowders, bisques, dips, stock, casseroles & pies, smoked salmon
Pine Tree Poultry-chicken (whole or parts)
empanadas, pies, soup, sliced or whole turkey breast, fresh turkey salad
Pleasant Pond Orchard
maple syrup, granola, hand cream
Sparrow Farm -
relish, ketchup, fruit jam
A summer special-one of a kind handcrafted jewelry by Claudia at Big Barn Coffee
Big Barn Coffee
-locally roasted organic coffee
Hawkes Farm -
house and garden plants and seedlings, cut flowers
Hawthorn & Thistle
-Hand dyed wool and wool products from Jacob Sheep, pet powder
-Herbal tinctures & teas, aromatics and moisturizers, healing clay.
Handraised wool, sea dyed and available in skeins or individually designed clothing & blankets
Mindful Gardens -
handwoven baskets, plants and seedlings, cut flowers
Shepherds & Such -
beeswax candles, felted goods, buttons, wax flowers, jewelry, smudge and more
- goats milk soap at Appleton Creamery
- cut flowers
In the Area
piloting a Sharing Table in Library Park on Washington Street from 3-6 , weekly thru October. Lovely fresh produce for free, regardless of income. Donations are accepted
September now-and Labor Day weekend. Celebrate friends and fellow workers with a simply delicious seasonal feast. The unseasonably warm weather has favored many of our crops-tomatoes, eggplants, corn, all the summer lovelies. Pick up cheeses and crispy breads, sweet treats galore and meat/fish of your choosing-for the grill.
Or take a holiday from kitchen labor with one of our fresh , homemade entrees, soups, pickles, salads. Any way you go just kick back and enjoy a relaxing weekend and holiday with friends or family, or if preferred, sweet solitude!
Try grilling these gorgeous leeks from Goranson Farm.
From our vendors-specials, s
Pleasant Pond Orchard
brought in Jersey Macs last week-an interesting blend of 6 apple strains, tho none, according to Larry, were Macintosh. They're sweet and tangy and good for many uses.
Treat yourself to the breakfast pastry of the week at
ast week's nutella rolls were awesome.
Varietal small tomatoespaired with their lush basil and aromatic mint-transport to the Mediterranean...
Great buys on Old Shiretown, Ragged Isle, and Peppered at Hahns End
has some fresh picked lobster meat-call ahead 350 7054 for special or large amounts. of anything! did you know they use that creamy cream cheese form Springdale in their salmon & lobster pates?
Tomatillos and shitsitso peppers look ready for salsa at
Their watermelons are just right and ripe , ready for dessert or summer drinks.
Perfect cauliflower at New Roots
Little red onions from
glow with new flavor-use in salads or grill them whole as a side. And it's not too late to grab a few pots to brighten up your flower beds for fall-some very pretty sedums here..
suggests veggie shish kebobs made with little summer squash pieces, baby onions, drizzled with olive oil and dried Italian herbs-grill and baste with a sauce of 1/2 soy, and 1/2 her Mustard sauce. So good.
Big sale on St Louis ribs at
Old Narrow Gauge Farm
: these meaty wonders will be 50% off . Try her elderberry syrup in your cool holiday drinks.
Happy dessert with these classic wild blueberry and sour cherry tarts from Beryls
Hahns End has a whole pile of cheese ready to go-check the sale basket. Last week offered good deals on Old Shiretown, Ragged Isle, Peppered varieties. And of course, Blue Velvet for your salad.
Pine Tree Poultry is having a big sale too: of note chicken wings at 2.49/lb., and chicken drumsticks at 2.99/lb.
Gracies Garden for easy side dishes to save your labor on the holiday: one of the several krauts, carrot preps, or kimchees would do a fine job.
Enhance your life & home with smudge foraged by Kim from her farm, at Shepherds & Such
little ginger or cream cheese lemon pound cakes are great for easy individual desserts or two-fers for the light eaters. Or try a wild blueberry pie...
Light but flavor rich, grilled mushrooms stand up to most meats . Or use them for an entree. Try the Smooth King Oyster, the densely delicious Lions Mane, or dark and delightful portobellos at
Keep some extra Granite Kiss and Dulsea on hand-these
Specials offer many happy moments...And don't forget to seize some chevre with basil, it is much in demand.
Married with Chitlins will be here to celebrate us all - it's tap your toes time!
Stock up at
Jyang_Lee; Angela will be away on the 8th and 15th, returning the 22nd.