The week has brought rain and more rain , much needed and with today's sunshine, plants are going to thrive and have a real growth spurt!
Tomorrow,our market sites- Beaumont Centre- Azur Restaurant patio and Hamburg- in front of the Liquor Barn will open at 9 am and closing at 2 pm with the following vendors and items for purchase. The list may be incomplete but I wanted to share with you the information sent to me by our great vendors! We are always Kentucky Proud!
The photographs shown today are of Virgil Clark's spring asparagus, the piglets with mom from Herman's Happy Hogs, meet one of our new market place vendors- Spencer Creek Farm, and the greens being grown by Hokhmah Farm- an urban aquaponic farmer.
At Hamburg site: ( some of the vendors are watching the weather - forecast for rain so this is what I know as of this moment)
Spencer Creek Farm:
Freshly cut and bagged lettuces (romaine, bibb, oak leaf, etc) and Swiss Chard (all kept fresh in our cooler)
Our bedding plants include a large selection of tomatoes, peppers, herbs, flower and tropical milkweed ( a host plant for monarch butterflies), and a few jars of Banana Pepper Honey Mustard.
Will be taking orders/reservations for my heirloom tomato & pepper transplants. Tomatoes, Etc. will not have the transplants there until Derby Weekend!
McMaine's Riverhaven Farm:
with asparagus, Salanova lettuce mix, black seed Simpson, Johnnie's allstar lettuce mix, arugula, radishes, scallions, chocolate zucchini cake and cupcakes, jams, jellies and seven bean soup mixes. The komatsuna may be ready to harvest for Saturday.
Kelly's " Kobe" Beef and Herman's Happy Hogs:
What a busy week we are having.
A couple of days ago these baby pigs were born. ( see photo
Since Saturday we have had an additional two Wagyu "Kobe Beef " calves.
Many more are due arrive in the months to come.
Stop by and see them for their wonderful selection of beef and pork!
DO NOT have ANTIBIOTICS OR GROWTH STIMULATES.
John Shirk is bringing:
Kale, mustard greens and collards, swiss chard, spinach, green and red hothouse tomatoes,green onions and sweet potatoes.
Brent Pennington will be selling cukes, herbs, squash, plants and eggs.
Triples Organic will be bringing:
Lettuce, kale and swiss chard to sell.
At Beaumont Center site - Azur restaurant will be:
Hokhmah Farm will be bringing Kale, Salad mix, Lettuce, Potato breads, and Eggs.
See you at the Farmers' Market!