This Week!

May 18th, from 8am to 12pm!

This week you will find farm-fresh CHERRY TOMATOES, SUGAR SNAP and SNOW PEAS, STRAWBERRIES, CITRUS FRUIT, GREEN BEANS, BROCCOLI, BEETS, CARROTS, SPINACH, RADISHES, LETTUCE, KALE, SWISS CHARD, SPRING ONIONS, FRESH HERBS, and more!

We will also have grass-fed BEEF and pasture-raised and organic fed PORK, CHICKEN, and EGGS (duck & chicken), homemade GRANOLA, local WINES, handmade SOY CANDLES, Alpaca FIBER-CRAFT, and a variety of PLANTS, including NATIVE PERENNIALS, WATER GARDEN PLANTS, and HERB and PEPPER TRANSPLANTS!

Check out the full vendor produce list for Saturday below, along with the recipe-of-the-week for Seared Chicken and Vegetable Ragout!


FULL VENDOR PRODUCE LIST:

CATHIS Farm  will have pasture-raised and organic-fed chicken and eggs (duck & chicken), forest-raised and organic-fed pork. Pork cuts include chorizo, country sausage patties, nitrate-free bacon, and delicious nitrate-free smoked or fresh hams.

Chatham Hill Winery will be there with a selection of their wines. Make the best summer Sangria with a bottle of Peach or Blackberry wine from Chatham Hill winery. Be sure to pick up fresh strawberries to add in! Here is the recipe: 1 bottle of your favorite Sweet Carolina wine, 2 cups fresh fruit (strawberries are in season!) 1/2 cup peach nectar. Add some sparkling wine for a little bubbly or even a little rum for something a little extra!

Cool Springs Farm will have green beans, broccoli, kohlrabi, kale, romaine, butter crunch, and mixed lettuce, onions, a few pints of strawberries, cherry tomatoes, and hopefully some sugar snap peas and new potatoes.

Eat Dirt Farm will be there with sugar snap and snow peas, carrots, arugula, kale, lettuce, a few beets, spinach, herb bunches, and green onions.

Hill View Farm will be at market with grass-fed beef. They will have a full line-up of cuts including tenderloin steaks, ribeye steaks, NY Strip steaks, sirloin steaks, chuck roasts and sirloin tip roasts, cubed steaks, stew beef, ground beef, organs, and bones.

Grand Hope Farm will have five varieties of lettuce, Swiss chard, big leaf spinach, spring onions, pink and white radishes, round carrots, kohlrabi, and select herbs.

Heartstrong Farm will be there with salad mixes (romaine, oakleaf, endive, & arugula), herbs (dill, cilantro, & basil), Chioggia heirloom beets, Hakurei turnips, and farm art cards!

Red Roots Farm will have red leaf lettuce, salad mix, Lacinato kale, curly green kale, red spring onions, green onions, parsley, and dill.

T’Oats Granola Company & Small Whorled Flowers will be there with homemade granola. Stop by for a tasting sample of their different flavors!

Twelve Oaks Farm will be at market with turnip greens, kale, assorted radishes, scallions and romaine lettuce.

Walter’s Water Gardens will be there with locally-grown citrus fruit and a unique selection of water plants and marginals.

Carol’s Good Earth Farm will be there with herb plants (no regular basil), pepper plants, and soy candles.

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.

Paws in Harmony will be at market offering free TTouch (light massage) to any CARE foster dogs as well as info on TTouch and special discounted appointments. We will also have alpaca items on hand for those who need dryer balls, yarn, and shoe inserts.


RECIPE-OF-THE-WEEK:

Seared Chicken and Vegetable Ragout


UPCOMING EVENTS:

Kids’ Day – June 15th: Kick off the summer with some fun activities for the kids! Games, storytelling, seed-planting, kids’ crafts, and more!

Summer Tasting – July 13th: Customer Appreciation Day – enjoy tasting samples of summer’s bounty! Taste-test different tomato varieties!


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