This Week

November 17th, from 10am to 1pm!

It’s our Thanksgiving Tasting Customer Appreciation Day! Come to market and have a little lunch on us! Enjoy a complimentary tasting of some delicious treats prepared by our vendors!


This week you will find farm-fresh BOK CHOY, KALE, COLLARDS, TURNIPS, SWEET POTATOES, ONIONS, KOHLRABI, PECANS, PERSIMMONS, and more! We will also have grass-fed BEEF and pasture-raised PORK, CHICKEN, and EGGS!

The market’s handmade craft vendors will be there with Alpaca YARN and FIBER CRAFTS, and handmade JEWELRY for some holiday shopping!

Check out the full vendor produce list for this week below, along with the recipe-of-the-week for Mashed Turnips with Crispy Shallots!


Pre-Thanksgiving Market – Nov 21st, from 2pm to 5pm: Shop for fresh, local produce the Wednesday evening before Thanksgiving! (This will be our regular market for the week – market will be closed on Saturday, Nov 24th)


FULL VENDOR PRODUCE LIST:

CATHIS Farm will be at market with pasture-raised and organic-fed pork, chicken, and eggs. It is turkey delivery day! They also have a variety of turkey products in stock: ground turkey, cranberry-sage turkey sausage, turkey breast, and turkey drumsticks.

Cool Springs Farm will have sweet potatoes, pecans, persimmons, onions, Kohlrabi, bok choy, collards, kale, turnips, and mustard greens.

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

Blue Roses Design will be there with unique, handmade jewelry in a variety of styles and mediums. Semi-precious stone and twisted-wire earrings, bracelets, necklaces, including genuine stone and crystal jewelry, essential oil diffusers made from lava rock and clay, and a preview of their special holiday designs for the gift-giving season!

Carol’s Good Earth will be at market with scented soy candles, holiday table arrangements, and hopefully a few decorative wreaths.

Crystal Glen Alpacas will be there spinning their own raw fiber and offering hand-spun yarn and handmade fiber-craft. Brrrrrr! Alpaca season is here and we want to keep you warm. Please shop with us for unique, snuggly gifts like felted shoe inserts, socks, bandanas and new pouches of warmth. We appreciate our customers – please come enjoy some wonderful food on Saturday!


RECIPE-OF-THE-WEEK:

Mashed Turnips with Crispy Shallots


UPCOMING EVENTS:

Pre-Thanksgiving Market – Nov 21st, from 2pm to 5pm: Shop for fresh, local produce the Wednesday evening before Thanksgiving! (This will be our regular market for the week – market will be closed on Saturday, Nov 24th)

Fiber Day – Dec 1st, from 10am to 2pm: All-local-fiber craft fair! Visiting vendors are invited with their fiber products!


ANNOUNCEMENTS:

We are 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