June 16 Bushel Basket Market Newsletter
Come join us Wednesday, 2 pm – 6 pm at the Bushel Basket Farmers Market on Main St in downtown Chelsea, by the Palmer Auto Lot.
*Thanks to Chelsea Update for content and pictures
Golden Fleece Farm offers lamb and beef as well as eggs for sale.
Below is a list of our vendors and what will be available at market, although some of the vendors may have additional or different items for sale, depending on circumstances.
- Kapnick Orchards: baked goods, nut butters, fudge and strawberries.
- Golden Fleece Farm: soy-free organic eggs, lamb – loin and rib chops, steak, shanks. New this week beef – steaks, roasts, soup bones, ground beef and ground ground.
- Marks Farm: New this week – miniature gardens. Make a great fathers day or graduation gift. Also, herb planters, mixed flower planters, veggie starts, including 20 varieties of tomatoes, hanging baskets, ornamental grasses, succulent bowls, lettuce and herb bowls, accent plants, peanut and okra plants, fuchsia, geranium, citronella plants.
It’s officially strawberry season.
- Stamatopoulos and Sons: 5 types of olive oils including chipotle, Greek herb, Lemoni, Portokali, mind basil, delicate, medium/mild and robust extra virgin Olive Oil, Kalamata black olives with pits, Amphissa Green Olives pitted, popcorn, customized gift baskets.
- Pregitzer Farm Market: lettuce bowls, cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, tomato and pepper starts, hanging baskets with flowers and vegetables, Asiatic lilies, foxglove, echinacea, coreopsis. Ask Wade about his CSA shares.
- Madison’s Closet and Farm: over 30 flavors of lollipops, sugar free and sugared jams and jellies, gluten-free baked goods, cake balls, hair bows, kid’s play food.
- Lutchka Angus Farm: free range brown eggs, herbs, green onions.
More and more vegetables are appearing at the Bushel Basket Farmers Market.
- Janes’ Place: maple syrup, Jane’s Grains Fantastic, savory and ginger snap granola, Zipz energy bars, Kuki gluten-free breakfast bars, maybe maple Italian salad dressing.
- DeVulder’s Farm: veggie starts, herbs, strawberry plants, lettuce, radishes, rhubarb plants, green onions, cut rhubarb, strawberries, hosta plants.
- Janet’s LLC: cards, jams, Damn It Dolls, rubs, new herbal butter blend, flavored nuts, pretzels, turtles and other sweets, lemon eucalyptus lotion bug repellent, new dried fruit and nuts.
- Family Circle Centennial Farm: chard, kale, herbs, honey, maybe carrots, spinach, maybe beets, maybe peas, maybe scallions. Ask about our gift certificates.
- Needle Lane Farm: stinging nettle, curly parsley, Swiss chard, lettuce, spinach, salad mix, hanging baskets, herb plants, maybe bok choy, maybe snow peas, Lamb’s quarter, honey, veggie starts, organic seeds, organic fertilizer, compost, bay leaves, chives, kale, turnips.
New this year at the Wednesday Bushel Basket Farmers Market is Stamatopoulos and Sons olive oils, olives and popcorn.
- Just Being Momo: all organic herbal oil infusions, bath salts and soaps, medicinal oils, dried herbs, coconut-olive oil soap, weaving and knitted products, dandelion suave for sore muscles, lavender infused oil, ask about our new products each week.
- Stone Hearth Bakery: Artisan breads made from scratch with no preservatives including apple cinnamon, peach, pecan, bacon cheddar beer bread, German sauerkraut bread, pepperoni and Reuben rolls, cookies and pretzels.
- Natural Fix Herbal Soap: natural and handmade herbal soaps and herbal dream pillows, recycled bird feeders. Check each week for other body care items and new soap fragrances.
- Our Family Farm: large and jumbo chicken eggs, duck eggs, Ask John about his CSA delivered to the Bushel Basket Market. No GMA seeds used. Looking for a part-time employee who wants to learn gardening. Call 734-428-9100.
DeVulder’s Farm offers a variety of vegetables and vegetable starts.
- Bow Wow Tasty Dog Treats: 90 flavors of dog treats in three sizes. Special orders. Pup cakes and cinnamon rolls. Sold by the ounce or jar.
- Nellie’s Lavender Estate: organic lavender sugar, infused honey, bath soak, tea, chamomile flowers and lemon balm.
- Huckleberry Farms: Sugar Snap Peas, Early Glow super sweet strawberries, On the Cob popcorn, Lettuce Bowls and Hanging Tomato Baskets.
- Good Times Kettlecorn: Kettlecorn
- Edward Puller: Toy trains and birdhouses