Celebrating a Great Season!
The final day of the 2014 season is here! Can you believe how fast it went? We would like to thank our wonderful vendors, musicians, volunteers and customers for making our 2014 season a huge success! We are counting down the days until next strawberry season, and we hope to see you all back at the South Wedge Farmers’ Market next year! Until then, please join us for a fantastic final week!
Bolton Farms will be bringing plenty of beautiful winter squash. Stop by to stock up for the rest of the fall! They will have buttercup, butternut, acorn, delicata, grey ghost, and mini red hubbards. Also check out their lettuce, spinach, kale, swiss chard, arugula, micro greens, green beans, peppers, eggplant, and watercress.
K&S Bischoping will bring a bounty of apples this week. Stop in for Honey Crisp, Jonagold, Gold Delicious, Empire, Macoun, McIntosh, Crispin, Cortland and a variety of heirloom apples.
Nordic Farms is bringing a selection of jams, jellies, pickles, salsas and granolas. They will also have wonderful Nunda Nut Butters for sale. Imagine the PB & J possibilities! Growing Family Farms will bring the last of their amazing heirloom tomatoes, as well as peppers, eggplant, assorted squash, garlic, onions, tomatillos, rainbow chard , pumpkins, fresh basil, free range eggs, and Singer Naturals tart cherry juice.
Have you checked out South Wedge Soap‘s beautiful, locally produced soaps? They are made using ingredients grown right in the South Wedge! Stop in this week and grab botanical soap, non-detergent shampoo bars, indoor aloe plants, and South Wedge Salve.
Also at the Market
South Wedge Farmers’ Market favorites, Babak Elahi & friends, bring their talents to the Market’s music tent. Highland Library will again join us to share branch information and free books. Kids can stop by the Wedge Veg Passport tent for fun activities.
Chef Adrian Baldwin of Napa Wood-fired Pizzeria will offer a cooking demo of good foods from the market, with free tastes. Be sure to check out all of our wonderful market recipes here.
New Fresh Connect Checks Bonus Program
Don’t forget about our bonus program, the Fresh Connect Checks program. For every $5 in EBT tokens purchased, a customer will receive a $2 Fresh Connect Check with which to purchase food at the market! This is in addition to our regular bonus program, still in effect — EBT customers can receive $5 in bonus tokens with at least a $10 token purchase with their EBT card.
SWFM customers can park in the big lot across from 140 Alex (at Broadway), in Highland Contractors’ lot at 620 S. Clinton, and, after 5 pm, in the Glidden Paint Center (Alexander and S. Clinton). Thanks to our generous neighbor merchants.
Thanks to the following generous sponsors of this year’s South Wedge Farmers’ Market: Highland Hospital, Genesee Co-op Federal Credit Union, Wedge 23 LLC, and South Clinton Merchants Association.
The South Wedge Farmers’ Market is held every Thursday through October 16, from 4-7 pm, at 100 Alexander St. (at the corner of S. Clinton, behind Boulder Coffee). The market is a project of the South Wedge Planning Committee.