Atchison Farmers’ Market
Fresh, Friendly, Local
Market E-Newsletter, Wednesday, September 17, 2014
2:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Our friendly, local vendors are harvesting a variety of summer and fall vegetables and fruits for your enjoyment. Come get your mid-week produce needs.
The Atchison Farmers’ Market will have a table at the Taste of Atchison event this Thursday evening, September 18, from 5 – 8 p.m. on the Mall. We will be located four tables west of Nell Hill’s and will have goodies to handout and registration forms for our October Bundle Give-Away. Come by to see us and to visit all the other tables at the event.
Reminder: the Market is now able to accept credit, debit and SNAP cards. Just go to the Market Manager, Lyn Hoffman, and she can process your card. You will be given tokens that can be used at any of the vendors.
Register for the October 4 bundle give-away with the Lyn Hoffman. The Market is officially open through Saturday, October 19. But if vendors still have produce, they can continue after that date.
See you Wednesday and Saturday at the Market.
Vendor Produce (Wednesday, September 17):
Genova Farms (Debbie and Mark Genova)
Okra, green beans, potatoes, peppers, sweet Red Candy onions, tomatoes, squash, cucumbers, melons, and carrots.
Jirak Farm (Mark and Teresa Jirak and Children)
Watermelon, cantaloupe, sweet corn, tomatoes, cucumbers, zucchini, and squash.
L&R Farms (Monie Frakes)
New: Apples, ornamental gourds, miniature pumpkins, pie pumpkins, radishes, cantaloupe and collards. They continue to have Acorn Squash, Butternut Squash, Spaghetti Squash, and Indian Corn, Green beans, tomatoes, sweet candy onions, kale, zucchini, new potatoes, patty pan squash, eggplant, Italian eggplant, cucumbers, burpless cucumbers, pickling cucumbers, bell peppers, sweet and hot banana peppers, yummy snack peppers, zucchini, okra, and yellow squash.
Linda’s Apples (Steven and Linda Trog)
Red and yellow Delicious apples and McIntosh apples.
Lyn Hoffman (Market Manager)
Plum sauce and Elderberry jelly as well as quick breads, a variety jams and jellies, and dog treats.
Other vendors may be present also.
See you today and on Saturday.