Farmers Market Wednesday September 18th!

Greetings all –

I can’t believe we are half way through September! The prolonged heat is really helping to keep up production of all the summer fruits! Plus a few more little dips in the lake in we are lucky…

Market details for the week of September 18th-

When: every Wednesday from 1-5pm through the end of October (we then move indoor to the Washington St. Education Center on Saturdays for November and December!)

Where: Corner of M52 and Old US 12. There is plenty of parking near the businesses on the south side. Please keep the north spaces and those closest to the bank open for bank patrons.

Who: Lovely humans working to steward healthy community!

JAM MAN: Brian is back for the remaining season! Handmade, delicious small batch jams and sauces using fruit from his own plants, wild harvested and from K’s acres. No pesticides or chemical sprays of any kind!

LAVENDER & HONEY: amazing body care products made with local and organic ingredients. Lip balms, deodorants, salve, bug spray and more!

WHITE HEATH WOODS: gorgeous wood worked goods. Bill has a real talent with his hand turned wooden bowls and boards. Stop in and say hello and witness his beautiful craftsmanship!

GOLDEN FLEECE FARMS: a sustainable, pasture based farm that does not use commercial fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides, growth hormones, nor GMO crops. Sustainablity is accomplished by rotational grazing of cattle and sheep across all acreage on the farm. They have beef, eggs and honey for sale!

BORDINE FARMS: amazing dahlia bouquets!

KAPNICK ORCHARD: Fruits, nut butters, sweet breads, treats and more.

PREGITZER FARM:  Wade will have delicious seasonal veggies – corn!

NEEDLELANE FARMS: local seasonal and sustainably raised veggies; spinach, lettuce, kale, chard, salad mix, beets, fennel, kohlrabi, cabbage, arugula, herbs, green onions and leeks! Eggs and honey to boot.

HANKRA JEWEL: gorgeous hand made silver and copper wearable and wall art! 

AWAKENED PROVISIONS: Kelsey is bringing her gluten free cookies, granola, and savory muffins along with dry herbs and teas, flavored vinegars and love of health to the market this year! 

STONEHEARTH BAKERY: breads and cookies all made from scratch and without preservatives. Pepperoni rolls, cinnamon rolls, cheese breads, cookies and more.

MARKS FARM: One of our veteran venders! Deb brings a host of lovely seasonal vegetables.

LA BAGUETTE: a small bakery specializing in French baked goods, Lisa and Suzanne invite you to come and sample their products! They will have baguettes, rye-sesame boules, madeleines, sablés, honey roasted peanut cookies, gâteau breton, sorta di ricotta e ciocolate, gâteau aux fruits, brioche, and savory tarts

JACOB’S FRESH FARM: Local, seasonal veggies, eggs, and honey. Inquire about his fall CSA share!

SWEET AND SALTY COOKIE COMPANY: Jeff and Jocelyn bring delicious homemade cookies: chocolate chip, M&M, double dip chocolate chip, store’s, dark chocolate pecan, maple oatmeal raisin, peanut butter and snickerdoodle! YUM.

BRIELAND-SHOULTZ FARM:  Greg and Joan offer free-range eggs, pasture raised poultry, and grass fed beef at both Saturday and Wednesday markets! They also raise chemical free, seasonal veggies and CSA. Goats milk soap and jam with the occasional sourdough pepper their table throughout the season.

PARA PARA CREAMERY: Delicious and quality craft cheeses – from feta to chipotle feta spread to gouda and cheddar. Don’t miss his magic!

K’S ACRE’S: seasonal veggies, fruit – gorgeous raspberries today,  plums, apples, cinnamon and traditional maple syrup. 

SMELLZ SO GOOD:  Kimberly and Carlton are bringing slow burning soy wax candles and wax melts to both the Saturday and Wednesday Markets! Ask for a smell of all their flavors – they are amazing.

DEXTER FOLSOM: hand crafted blue bird boxes and bird feeders. 

CROOKED TREE GARLIC FARM (maybe): Small local farm located in Dansville, MI. They grow garlic all naturally with no chemical fertilizers. It is all hand planted and picked. They will have garlic powder as well!

MANCHESTER BLOOMS: a variety of gorgeous zinnias and sunflowers! made into bouquets or by the bucket!

PAPER BEAD ELEGANCE: Karen is so lovely, as are her versatile and beautiful hand crafted paper bead earrings. Light weight, each bead is rolled by hand for a unique and beautiful accessory!

BROWN BEAR BAKERY: Shawn is coming to us for this special one time market! She will have tasty baked goods and Bill will serenade us.

As always, we are ever so grateful for the City of Chelsea for their support and the Chelsea State Bank for their outstanding open arms. This Wednesday market sure is special. See you there!