This Week!

December 7th, from 10am to 2pm!

Fiber Day!

All-local-fiber craft fair! A celebration of fiber growers and fiber workers in our community! Great local holiday shopping for gifts, stocking stuffers, or some warm fuzzies for yourself for winter! Hand-spun yarn, fiber crafts, and demos of fiber-working techniques – spinning, weaving, felting, and more! Check out the list of fiber vendors that will be attending! Market hours will be extended to 2pm.

For those doing their regular, weekly shopping, you will find farm-fresh GREEN BEANS, BRUSSELS SPROUTS, BROCCOLI, CABBAGE, GARLIC, TURNIPS, SWISS CHARD, KALE, COLLARDS, RADISHES, BOK CHOY, BELL PEPPERS, TOMATOES, SWEET POTATOES, WINTER SQUASH, and MORE!

We will also have grass-fed BEEF, holiday WREATHS, scented soy CANDLES, succulent plant & cactus GARDENS, Alpaca FIBERCRAFT, and handmade JEWELRY for holiday shopping!

Check out the full vendor produce list for Saturday below, along with the recipe-of-the-week for Homemade Vegetable Beef Soup!


FULL VENDOR PRODUCE LIST:

Cool Springs Farm will be at market with green beans, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, arugula, radishes, bok choy, kale, Swiss chard, turnips, collards, mustard, sweet potatoes, butternut squash, and garlic.

Grand Hope Farm will have savanna greens, swiss chard, big leaf spinach, turnips, radishes, sweet Italian peppers, bell peppers, a few kohlrabi, and the last of our tomatoes for the season.

Hill View Farm will be at market with grass-fed beef. They will have steaks, roasts, brisket, stew beef, ground beef, bones, heart and liver.

Ken & Sue Mashburn will be there with fresh ginger, broccoli, kale, spinach, Asian greens, mustards, collards, turnip roots and greens, cabbage, sweet potatoes, some tomatoes and bell peppers, and butternut & spaghetti squash.

Red Roots Farm will have spinach, salad turnips, watermelon radishes, daikon radishes, sunchokes, greens, and fresh cilantro.

Blue Rose Zen will be there with unique, handmade jewelry in a variety of styles and mediums. Wire-wrapped jewelry made from stone and crystal, sun-catchers, and Christmas jewelry, as well as spider and dragonfly ornaments! Gift boxes are available.

Carol’s Good Earth Farm will be at market with scented soy candles, holiday wreaths, and succulent & cactus gardens – great for gifts!

Crystal Glen Alpacas/Paws in Harmony will be at market with hand-spun Alpaca yarn and knitted and felted Alpaca fiber items. It’s perfect weather for staying snugly with alpaca hats, headbands, inserts, bandanas and socks. Visit us for unique gift items too!


RECIPE-OF-THE-WEEK:

Homemade Vegetable Beef Soup


UPCOMING EVENTS:

Fiber Day – Dec 7th: All-local-fiber craft fair! Visiting vendors are invited with their fiber products. Includes extended market hours.

Holiday Pie Sale – Dec 21st: Take home a homemade pie made from scratch by our vendors to enjoy for your holiday celebration!


ANNOUNCEMENTS:

We are now accepting Vendor Applications for the 2020 season!  We will consider vendors in many categories, including vegetables, fruit, meat and poultry, eggs, milk, cheese and other dairy, cut 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