Market News

A Short Taste of Summer Before Fall Begins

Atchison  Farmers’ Market

Fresh, Friendly, Local

Market E-Newsletter, Wednesday, September 21, 2016

2:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Summer temperatures are back for a while, but the rain is holding off.

The Wednesday Farmers’ Market continues with plenty of honey, coffee, baked goods, beef, pork, eggs, and more.
Also, come to see us at the Taste of Atchison from 5 – 8 p.m. this Thursday, Sept. 22, on the Mall. We will be partnering with Live Well, Live Atchison.

You can swipe credit and debit cards at the Market Manager’s stand.  You can also use SNAP cards for double benefits ($1 to 25 each market day).  If you have Kansas Senior Farmers Market Program coupons bring them to the market.  We also accept AFM gift cards and Chamber of Commerce gift cards.  If you want to buy AFM gift cards, just ask Lynn Hoffman.

See Lynn Hoffman, market manager, to register for the final Bundle Give Away that will take place on the first Saturday of October.  Remember the Market continues through the last Saturday in October.

Visit us on and

Vendor Produce (Wednesday, September 21):

New Vendor (Chris Willis)  Tomatoes and peppers.

Elias Honey (Chuck Elias)  Honey comb and regular honey sizes in ounces: 2,8,12,16, 24, 32, 80 and a variety of flavored honey straws.

Genova Farm (Debbie and Mark Genova and girls)  Okra, green beans, carrots, radishes, sweet onions, bell and banana peppers, kale, pears, squash, and cucumbers.

Ghost Roast Coffee (Rita and J.D. Hartman, Zach and Melissa Wolfe)  Guatemalan, Rwandan, Ethiopian, and Sumatran coffees, whole bean or freshly ground, decaf Sumatran coffee (water processed), fresh cups of coffee available, including cold Sumatran coffee.

New Vendor J&K Pollock Ranch, L.L.C.  Beef, pork and eggs.  If you want special cuts of meat or larger quantities, just ask at their booth to order.

Jirak Family Produce (Mark, Theresa and Family)  Watermelon, cantaloupe, tomatoes, cucumbers, zucchini (green and gold), summer squash, tomatoes, and bell peppers.

L&R Farms (Monie Frakes)  Apples, green beans, new potatoes, Brussel sprouts, okra, radishes, spaghetti squash, cucumbers, peaches, tomatoes, Candy onions, zucchini, yellow squash, eggplant, cabbage, kohlrabi, kale, collards, bell peppers, sweet & hot banana peppers, yummy snack peppers, jalapenos, delicate squash, acorn squash, and sweet potatoes.

Long View Farm (Gunther & Betty Fischer)  See you Saturday with chestnuts and more.

Lynn Hoffman (Market Manager)  Pies and roll ups by Pauline, jam, fruit breads, salsa, relish, and dog biscuits.

New Vendor Zoe Miner. Sweet baked breads.

Other vendors may be present.


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