Market News

The First Wednesday Market in October

Atchison  Farmers’ Market

Fresh, Friendly, Local

Market E-Newsletter for Wednesday, October 2, 2013

2:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Summer must be over!  Today, Wednesday, is the last day for sweet corn!  Come today you’re your mid-week produce needs.

Lynn Hoffman, the market manager, will draw the winning registration later this week for the last Bundle Give-Away of the 2013 season.  The winner will be notified so s/he can pick up the bundle on Saturday, October 5.

This coming Saturday Jessica Kaczek and her uncle, Steve Lacey will entertain us again with violin/fiddle music.  They got rained out last Saturday.  Come and enjoy the music!

The invitation for any and all Atchison musicians to come play at the market still stands.  Just give me a call and I’ll advertise for you (913 709 5050).

Vendor Produce (Wednesday, October 2):

Genova Farms (Debbie and Mark Genova)

Green beans, new potatoes, sweet onions, okra, tomatoes, squash, kale, pumpkins, turnips, cucumbers, carrots, and pears.

Jirak Farm (Mark Jirak and Family)

Squash (butternut, acorn, and spaghetti), tomatoes,  zucchini, and watermelon.  This is the last day for sweet corn!

L & R Farms (Monie Frakes)

Bell peppers, banana peppers, sweet potatoes, new potatoes, tomatoes, grape tomatoes, apples, zucchini, cucumbers, kohlrabi, cabbage, green beans, candy onions, delicata squash, acorn and carnival squash, butternut and spaghetti squash, jalapenos, yummy snack peppers, ghost peppers, kale, pumpkins, ornamental gourds, Indian corn, specialty pumpkins, carrots, and brussel sprouts.

Providence Farm (Christy Harris)

Artisan breads made with locally grown organic wheat, brown eggs, goat milk soap and lotion, and snow cones.

Other vendors may be present.

 

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