Market News

Summer Vegetables at the Market

Atchison Farmers’ Market

Fresh, Friendly, Local

Market E-Newsletter, Wednesday, June 25, 2014

2:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Summer crops are beginning to arrive at the market. Check out the variety of summer squash available,

Kids’ Day at the Market will be this coming Saturday, June 28, beginning at 9 a.m. We will have a “wandering” cow looking for Ferdinand and reading stories! (You remember the story of Ferdinand, don’t you?) There will be a baby animal petting area under the 5th Street viaduct. The Humane Society will also be at the market with a few animals waiting to be adopted. Bring your children and enjoy the fun this Saturday morning.

Don’t forget to register for the bundle give away that will take place on the first Saturday of July. Lyn, our Market Manager, has registration forms.

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Vendor Produce (Wednesday, June 25):

Cedar Lane Farm(Carrie Kesse and Kirk Russell)

Organically grown produce and bedding plants.

Genova Farms (Debbie and Mark Genova)

Kale, red candy sweet onions, green onions, new potatoes, green beans, and kale.

L&R Farms (Monie Frakes)

Green beans, tomatoes, grape tomatoes, candy onions, new potatoes, swiss chard, cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, kohlrabi, sweet potatoes, green onions, radishes, turnips, beets, kale, snow peas, zucchini, patty pan squash, and fresh herbs.

Lyn Hoffman (Market Manager)

Quick breads, jams and jellies, dog biscuits.

Other vendors may be present also.

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