Saturday is going to be perfect weather for you to come to the Bluegrass Farmer's Market - 9 am - 2 pm ! Our vendors are donors to Glean Ky at the end of the market day- feeding the hungry - everyone needs to eat healthy !
Clark Farm :
Pickle cucumbers,Green cabbage,First pick patty pan squash
Zuchinni ,Grey squash (cousa),New red and cobbler (white) potatoes,Fresh garlic,Green tomatoes,Kale
Colliver Farm- Pork/Eggs
Garrett Beef Farm: will have ALL cuts of their black angus beef available. They will also have their Free Range Antibiotic, Steroid, Hormone Free Whole Chickens available.
Breezepoint - salsa, honey, meat, onions, and spices
Overman's Fruits and Vegetables: slicer tomatoes, green tomatoes, new red potatoes, red beets, zucchini, summer squash, green beans ( stringless), cucumbers,radishes-french breakfast, candy onions.
Baldwin Farm- Fresh Produce/Eggs
Dragonfly Hollow: zucc,yellow squash,scallions,herbs, cucumbers,kale, zuc bread,cherry-peach preserves,potted vegetable plants, flower bunches
Hohkmah Farm- fresh artisan breads/eggs
Emnett Acres- will have Strawberry Jam, Zucchini Bread, Green Onions, Siberian Kale, Swiss Chard. Merlin Beets, Noche Zucchini, Yellow Squash,Yukon Gold Potatoes and New White Garlic
Rejoicing Acres- Fresh Produce/ Eggs
Cow-U-Met Farm: cabbage, squash, zucchini, romaine lettuce, candy onions and hanging baskets
Pennington Farm- small batch of tomato juice, bread and butter pickles, dill pickles, tomatoes,onions, cucumbers,green beans, eggs,kale, flowers and squash.
Kelly's Kolbe Beef and Herman's Happy Hogs: pork and beef cuts
Chiggerhill Bar B Que Sauce and sandwiches
Jane's Flowers and Garden- fresh cut flowers, kale
Stop at the Marketplace today and meet Becky from the Kentucky Division of Game and Wildlife - Field to Fork Program and more!
Happy Farmers' Market Day to you!
Open today from 3 pm - 6 pm - Beamont Centre- Azur Restaurant in Lexington.
30 70 Lakecrest Circle
A special guest will be at the market place today, Becky Bloomfield , Hunter’s Legacy Program Coordinator
Explore Bowhunting Coordinator
KY Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.
Emnett Farms has sent message that today, Tom will have Strawberry Jam, Zucchini Bread, Green Onions, Siberian Kale, Swiss Chard. Merlin Beets, Noche Zucchini, Yellow Squash
Yukon Gold Potatoes and New White Garlic
Breezepoint produce will have salsa, honey, meat, onions, and spices
McMaines Riverhaven Farm will have fresh produce, jams and jellies, breads.
Market Day Saturday- June 3! Our vendors are now busy in preparation for tomorrow's 9 am - 2 pm market day! Both sites- Liquor Barn- Hamburg and Beaumont Centre- Azur Restaurant
You will find new and returning vendors at Hamburg tomorrow. A great selection of freshly baked breads you will find from Hokhmah Farm and fresh eggs.
Here is a grilling tip for steaks and you will find a great selection of beef cuts from Garrett Beef Farm who will be set up tomorrow- About 20 minutes before grilling, remove the steaks from the refrigerator and let sit, covered, at room temperature. Heat your grill to high. Brush the steaks on both sides with oil and season liberally with salt and pepper. Place the steaks on the grill and cook until golden brown and slightly charred, 4 to 5 minutes.
Your summer table for your weekend cookout could use fresh cut flowers (also vased) from either Jane's Garden and Flowers or Dragonfly Hollow. Kale and other fresh produce will be available from these vendors also.
Just picked slicer tomatoes will be available from Overman's Bluegrass Fruits and Vegetables along with cucumbers, summer yellow squash, zucchini, and more.
The Hamburg market place is now filled with over twenty vendors and every space has been filled with a wide variety of produce, products, added value products, herbs and flowers,meats ( beef, pork and chicken), eggs, honey and more!
We will be located in front of the Liquor Barn, just off Man O War - Hamburg area! Stop by and enjoy purchasing locally grown product, locally made products - for we are a Kentucky Proud marketplace!
AND AZUR - Beaumont Centre SITE!!!
Market Day Saturday News for June 3!
McMaine's Riverhaven Farm plans to go to Bluegrass Farmers Market at Azur on Saturday, June 3. We should have arugula, kale, sugar peas, asparagus, spring Salanova lettuce mix, black seed Simpson lettuce, cucumbers, zucchini, broccoli, Napa cabbage, komatsuna, hot pepper jam, spiced tomato jam, hot spiced tomato jam, Niagara grape jelly, blackberry and raspberry jam. We look forward to seeing there. Quantities are limited, so come early.
Emnett AcresI will have a few strawberries.
We also will have Beets, Swiss Chard, Green Onions, and leaf Lettuce.We will have strawberry jam. Zucchini bread and new potatoes.
Pitzer Family Farm will have eggs, onions, radishes, lettuces and kitchen crafts.
Sunshine, blue skies this morning and at 3 pm this afternoon the Bluegrass Farmer's Market will open for you to shop for fresh produce and products. The marketplace will close at 6 pm - located in front of Azur Restaurant in the Beaumont Centre of Lexington
Emnett Acres will have a limited amount of strawberries and
will have Beets, Swiss Chard, Green Onions, and leaf Lettuce.
We will have strawberry jam. Zucchini bread and new potatoes.
Pitzer Family Farm -I am going to take the Happy Hens eggs to the Blue Grass Farmers Market at Azur Thursday. I will be there from 3 till 6 pm.
McMaine's Riverhaven - fresh produce, jams and jellies and more
Memorial Day weekend, summer begins! Our market vendors will be busy today preparing for tomorrow's market day. The sunshine, hopefully, will be with us thru the day tomorrow but rain or shine, the Bluegrass Farmers' Markets will be open. ( 9 am - 2 pm)
At 9 am the following vendors will be in place at our Azur Restaurant- Beaumont Centre location ready for you to start your shopping:
Emnett Acres will have strawberries, strawberry jam, zucchini breads,green onions, kale, chard, lettuce.
Pitzer Family Farm will be there with eggs , onions, lettuce, broccoli, and my kitchen crafts.
McMaine's Riverhaven Farm should have arugula, sugar peas, asparagus, spring Salanova lettuce mix, cucumbers, zucchini, broccoli , Napa cabbage, komatsuna, hot pepper jam, spiced tomato jam, hot spiced tomato jam, Niagara grape jelly, blackberry and raspberry jam, and if we feel able to make them--chocolate zucchini cake and pumpkin bread. We look forward to seeing you there. The produce is limited amounts, so come early.
Our Youth " Kentucky Proud" Farmers' Market Coloring Contest begins tomorrow- children from the ages of 4 to 12 may stop by our information tent and pick up their coloring page. Entries are due on or before July 15th- 2 winners will be selected and will each will receive 3 free tickets to the Kentucky State Fair. ( Coloring pages will be available at our Azur location on June 3)
At 9 am the following vendors will be ready for you to begin your shopping at our Hamburg- Liquor Barn location.
Jane's Flowers and Garden will have daisies, mint, lettuce and kale.
Glover Farms will have strawberries and plants (tomato, bell pepper, okra, cucumber, zucchini, squash, spaghetti squash and acorn squash).
Triple S Farm will be at Hamburg for the first time this season with fresh herbs, kale, mustard spinach, pak choi and herb plants.
Garrett Farm Beef - a wide variety of beef cuts! Black Angus!
Clark Farm - Asparagus,Cabbage,Collards,Fresh garlic w/top
Garlic scapes,Curly kale,Red kale,Green onion,
Sugar snap peas ,Spinach,Swiss chard
Potted herbs, (Dill, Basil, Cilantro),Pac choi,Easter egg radishes,Zucchini ,Lebanese (grey) squash
Pennington Farm-Heirloom Tomatoes, Yellow Squash, Zucchini, Cucumbers, Eggs, Hanging Floral Baskets, Suga Snap Peas
John Colliver- Pork and Eggs
Dragonfly Hollow - Vased Cut Flowers, Jellies, Fresh Cut and Dried Herbs, Eggs, Lettuces
Cow U Met Farm- Hanging Floral Baskets and Vegetable plants
Rejoicing Acres- Fresh Produce
Kelly Kolbe Beef and Hermans Happy Hogs- Beef and Pork
ChiggerHill - Barbeque Sauce, Pork Barbeque sandwiches
Oak Tree Farm- Ky Native Trees
USDA Encourages the Use of Food Thermometers to be Food Safe this Summer
Summer is a time for family vacations, backyard barbeques and plenty of outdoor activities with food as the centerpiece. But before those steaks and burgers go on the grill, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) wants to remind consumers to keep their family and themselves safe from foodborne illness by using a food thermometer to ensure meat and poultry is cooked to the correct internal temperature.
Need farm fresh eggs? Strawberries or strawberry jam? Tomorrow, at 3 pm our marketplace will open with these items and more. Green onions, kale, lettuces are just a few of the Kentucky Proud produce Emnett Acres and Pitzer Family Farm will have to sell. The market place will close at 6 pm. See you at the Beaumont Centre- Azur Restaurant location !
Tomorrow, Saturday the 20th, is opening day for the Bluegrass Farmers' Market located in front of Azur restaurant in the Beaumont Centre - Lexington. 3037 Lakecrest Circle.
Vendors will be selling produce and products from 9 am - 2 pm. You will have the opportunity to meet Tom Malone of Emnett Farms, Linda McMaine
of Riverhaven and Willa Pitzer of Pitzer Family Farms.
Emnett Acres Farm will have
Strawberries,Strawberry Jam,Green Onions,
Assorted Lettuces,Kale and Swiss Chard
Pitzer Farm will have farm fresh eggs, kitchen handmade crafts
and green onions.
Linda with McMaine's Riverhaven Farm will have spinach, arugula, sugar Ann peas, asparagus, spring lettuce, a few cucumbers and zucchini, hot pepper jam, spiced tomato jam, hot spiced tomato jam, Niagara grape jelly, blackberry and raspberry jam,baked goods
Saturday's HAMBURG (May 20th) market vendor produce and product listing may be found below- the market will open at 9 am and closes at 2 pm. The list is getting longer so scroll down ...
See you there in front of the Liquor Barn ( Hamburg area of Lexington - off Man O War) 1837 Plaudit Place .
Glover Farms -We will be there with strawberries, pasture raised eggs and the following large potted plants and small plants:
-Tomato (better boy, whopper, Florida 47, red deuce, Amish paste, cherry and mt. Fresh Plus)
-bell pepper (green, red, purple, yellow, orange),-habanero pepper
-jalapeño pepper,-Banana pepper,-yellow squash straight neck
-zucchini.,-okra,-cucumber (slicing and pickling),-spaghetti squash
-lemon balm,-dill bouquet,-parsley
Jane's Garden and Flowers - Jane will be at the Saturday Hamburg FM with daisies and baptesia and lettuce and Kale
Oakland Farm Trees will have:
$10 Kentucky native trees! Choose from a variety of native species, heights, edible fruits, and fall colors, including Shumard Oak, Bur Oak, Sugar Maple, Tulip Poplar, Kentucky Coffeetree, Sycamore, Dwarf American Chestnut, Paw Paw, and White Pine
Fresh garlic w/top,Curly kale,Red kale,Green onions
Spinach,Swiss chard,Potted herbs, (Dill, Basil, Cilantro)
Poc Choi,Assorted radishes,Zucchini,Lebanese squash
Cow U Met - Hanging Floral Baskets and vegetable plants
Baldwin Farms- fresh spring produce to include lots of kale, lettuces,spring onions, kohlrabi and more.
Rejoicing Acres- fresh produce including tomato, carrots, lettuces, and eggs,
Kelly's Kolbe Beef and Herman's Happy Hogs- beef cuts and pork.
Tomatoes, Etc. will be at the May 20 Hamburg market, with a limited number and variety of heirloom tomato and pepper transplants and some herb plants.
Pennington Farm- Heirloom Tomatoes and hanging floral plants, other fresh spring produce. Eggs.
Dragonfly Hollow:Dragonfly Hollow
Potted plants.Pop corn,Eggs,Tomatoes,Yellow squash
John Colliver- Pork and Eggs