This Week!

April 20th, from 8am to 12pm!

This week you will find farm-fresh CARROTS, RADISHES, HEAD LETTUCE, SPINACH, SALAD MIX, CURLY AND LACINATO KALE, SPRING ONIONS, GREEN GARLIC, SWEET POTATOES, PECANS, CITRUS FRUIT, and more!

We will also have pasture-raised and organic fed PORK, LAMB, CHICKEN, and EGGS (duck & chicken), alpaca FIBER-CRAFT, handmade JEWELRY, and a variety of PLANTS for Spring, including garden starts, native pollinators, and water-garden plants!

Check out the full vendor produce list for Saturday below, along with the recipe-of-the-week for Apricot-Mustard Ham with Herb-Roasted Root Vegetables!


NEW VENDOR SPOTLIGHT:

We are pleased and excited to welcome the following vendors to the market for 2019!

Small Whorled Flowers/T. Oats Granola Company has joined us as a full member this season. They are located in Pittsboro, where they grow a variety of cut flowers and make their own recipe of homemade granola!

Walter’s Water Gardens was a big hit during our Spring Plant Sale last week and decided to join us for the rest of the season! They are located in Asheboro and grow plants and live fish for water gardens and a variety of greenhouse-grown citrus and tropical fruit!


FULL VENDOR PRODUCE LIST:

CATHIS Farm  will be there with pasture-raised and organic-fed chicken and eggs (duck & chicken), forest-raised and organic-fed pork, and a few cuts of lamb. Pork is freshly stocked and cuts include chorizo, country sausage patties, nitrate-free bacon, and delicious Easter hams (nitrate-free smoked or fresh). Available lamb cuts include ribs, shoulder chops, shank, lambchop, and French rack.

Cool Springs Farm will have green garlic, sweet potatoes, radishes, kale, mixed lettuce, butter crunch lettuce, spinach, white onions, pecans, and garden transplants.

Red Roots Farm will have arugula, red leaf lettuce, butterhead lettuce, romaine lettuce, kale, and carrots.

Small Whorled Flowers/T. Oats Granola Company will be there with homemade granola and a few bunches of Ranunculus flowers!

Blue Rose Zen will be there with unique, handmade jewelry in a variety of styles and mediums. Jewelry made from stone and crystal and, new this season, suncatchers! Gift boxes are available.

Crystal Glen Alpacas will have hand-spun alpaca yarn and hand-made fiber craft and cedar items. New yarns, dryer balls, cedar sticks and special sale combinations. We are eager to show customers that alpacas create year round items. And this is the time of year to add cedar sticks to closets for protection from bugs and mildew. Louet will be spinning a beautiful combo yarn.

Growing Wild Nursery will be at market with native perennial flowering plants for your natural landscaping, including pollinator plants, hummingbird plants, wet soil and shade-tolerant plants, native honeysuckle, and swamp milkweed plants.

Walter’s Water Gardens will be there with a unique selection of plants for your water garden and locally-grown citrus fruit. They will have pond lotus, water hyacinth, and water chestnuts, along with other water plants and marginals. They will also be bringing seedless ruby grapefruits and a few lemons and oranges!


RECIPE-OF-THE-WEEK:

Apricot-Mustard Ham with Herb-Roasted Root Vegetables


ANNOUNCEMENTS:

We are still accepting Vendor Applications for the 2019 season!  We will consider vendors in all categories, including vegetables and fruit, meat and poultry, eggs, milk, cheese and other dairy, herbs, flowers, jams and other preserves, honey, baked goods, prepared foods, body and wellness products or services and handmade crafts. Vendors must be the producer of all items sold and must be growing or making their products within 100 miles of Pittsboro. You will find more information and our application in the sidebar of this website. If you have any questions, please contact our market manager at cmfmmanager@gmail.com


Are you a performer? A not-for-profit organization, club, or group? Are you an expert in sustainability, food, agriculture, or anything else related to farms, food, and local goodness? The Chatham Mills Farmers’ Market would like to hear from you! We are looking to partner with entertainers, experts, and non-profits who’d like to raise a little money and spread the word about their organization at the Market this year!  If interested, please contact our market manager at cmfmmanager@gmail.com