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Saturday, July 17, 2010

Locust Grove White and Red Currants! Cherry Lane's White Corn!! Eckerton's Heirloom Tomatoes!! Oak Grove's Heirloom Tomatoes!!

It's a peach festival in the market today, with Terhune, Locust Grove Oak Grove, and others bringing in peaches ready to eat! Norwich Farm had what looked like plenty of gorgeous heirloom tomatoes yesterday but they actually sold out!! They'll have more next week, though. Mountain Sweet Berry had a huge line for their Tri-Star strawberries and their HARICOTS VERTS and HARICOTS JAUNES. They also have wild arugula, sucrine lettuce, purple sugar snaps and other unique vegetables. Norwich also has purple sugar snaps in addition to their flat beans, fava beans, string beans, tomatillos, several kinds of beets and eggplants and a wide variety of interesting produce. Paffenroth is here with many kinds of beets, radishes, lettuces, greens, herbs, carrots, daikon, and corn. Terhune has raspberries.

Caradonna and Locust Grove still have sweet cherries and other fruit and Oak Grove has melons. Check Norwich for melons as well. Fantasy Fruit has black currants, blueberries, and strawberries and is selling three boxes for $10. Stokes Farm has good looking shallots, big bunches of cut herbs, cherry and other tomatoes, salad and other greens, great looking beets, eggplants, squashes, cucumbers, and fresh garlic. Keith has Alisa Craig onions, Sierra Blanca onions, rocambole garlic, shallots, and some unique greens. Seatuck is here with several kinds of shellfish and fish. D'Attolico has tasty carrots, sprouts, salad and other greens, beautiful baby beets, beans, purslane, and onions. Sycamore only has one delivery of corn today. Windfall has luscious looking mesclun, edible flowers, microgreens, and other unusual produce. Northshire has wild watercress, calaloo, and chiogga beets.

Violet Hill has Belle Rouge chickens and eggs and dried hen of the woods mushrooms. Quattro's has chickens and other poultry and eggs. Gorzynski has organix raspberries, all kinds of herbs and lettuces and other vegetables.

River Garden has beautiful wildflowers. Dutch Mill (Newfield) has beautiful lycianthus, gladiolas, sunflowers, and lilies

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