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There is still time to ORDER, open until 10pm


Just a reminder there is still time to get your order in today. Market closes at 10pm tonight. You’ll pick up your order on “The Porch” of Quinn’s Mercantile this Wednesday 1-23-19.

Wedge Oak Farm updated several of their Meat items and added a some new items. It is the season to make soups and stews right now, they have wonderful meat options available.

CS3 Farms has also added Black Vanilla Tea, I have this tea…it is very delicious!

See you “On the Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday January 23rd from 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, please phone, email or text me so we can make arrangements to get your order to you.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

Market is OPEN -- See you Wednesday


Welcome to another week of great products on the Stones River Market. Market is open today from 8am until Monday evening at 10pm.

Please share the Stones River Locally Grown Market information with you family and friends. If there is any certain things you’d like to see available please let me know. We are in planning stage of events for this year, Meet Your Farmer is planned for March or April, a Market Birthday in July, any suggestions is appreciated.

Few of our Growers are off this week, restocking, resting and traveling.

News from our Growers:

Farrar Farms: Great response last week we are having our Meat Special again this week. Buy $25 of Beef and get a FREE pound of Ground Beef!

Trinity Rose is back this week with Herbal Healing Elderberry Syrup and Gluten Free Biscuits.

Carole’s Herbs (CS3 Farms): Have several delicious herbal teas available, Healing Salves and Oils and highly requested Mustards.

Dogwood Valley Greenhouse: Christmas has come and gone, and now the “winter doldrums” set in. How about some pretty houseplants to help cheer you up? Dogwood Valley Greenhouse has African violets just coming into bloom, as well as some nice foliage hanging baskets.

It’s almost time to get a jump on spring by starting garden plants inside! But you don’t have a good place to do that? Dogwood Valley Greenhouse can grow them for you! This year we want to grow what you want in your garden. Let us know what you’d like us to grow for you. We will purchase and plant the seeds, and you can buy what you need at planting time. Some possibilities are: tomatoes, peppers, and other vegetables, perennial and herb plants, bedding plants, and hanging baskets. Message us on the market to let us know what you’re interested in, and we’ll contact you with details.

Flying S Farms: A favorite of our customers is our Almost Seedless Blackberry Jam it is back on the market again. We will be Jammin’ tomorrow and will add more to the market, be sure to check back. Mustard and Turnip Greens, Carrots and Savoy Cabbage are available this week.

See you “On the Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday January 23rd from 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, please phone, email or text me so we can make arrangements to get your order to you.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

Resend with correction...Market is OPEN -- See you Wednesday


Corrected Weblog….get a free pound of ground beef from Farrar Farm with a $25 purchase of their beef products!!

Good Morning, hope everyone is staying warm and safe and preparing for the upcoming week. Don’t forget to stock up on your favorite items and check out any new things available or better yet, try something you have not had yet.

Several things available this week. This week will be getting colder again, sounds like a good time to make soups, stews, gumbo, chili and add fresh breads and desserts with your meal. Spice things up with some of the market seasonings and chili sauces.

News from our Growers:

Farrar Farms: is running another great special again this week. They are clearing freezer space for new stock and has a great offer this week Buy $25 of Beef and get a FREE pound of Ground Beef!

Flying S Farms: this is our last week of Mustard and Turnip Greens and Carrots. New Jams have been added and Sweet Potato Biscuits.

See you “On the Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday January 16th from 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, please phone, email or text me so we can make arrangements to get your order to you.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

Welcome to the 2019 Stones River Market!


HAPPY 2019 NEW YEAR, we are looking forward to a wonderful new year and a great market season. Market will open at 8am and close Monday evening at 10 pm.

Review the market listings and it’s time to restock.

News from our Growers:

Farrar Farms is running a special of 20% off of purchase of $50 or more. Discount will be applied at delivery on Wednesday. Great time to restock your freezer and prepare some winter soups or meals.

Flying S Farms has the last of winter carrots available and salad onions, also a new Friendship Bread – Dark and White Chocolate Marbel, quality control reports “it is very delicious”!

Rocky Glade Farm still has their wonderful sweet potatoes and winter squash available.

Botanical Harmony will be back on the market next week.

See you “On the Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday January 9th from 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, please phone, email or text me so we can make arrangements to get your order to you.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

Market CLOSED until January 6, 2019


The Market is CLOSED until January 6, 2019.

Thank you for supporting our Online Farmers Market. Our Growers will be taking a 2 week break to spend time with family and prepare for the New Year.

See you “On the Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile in 2019.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

LAST CHANCE TO ORDER THIS YEAR


*Market is OPEN for the last market of 2018, ‘WE WILL BE BACK’ open January 6, 2019. * Special THANK YOU each and everyone of you for making this a wonderful 2018 and look forward bringing you more great things in 2019!

Be sure to stock up with your favorite things. Market will be closed over the next 2 weeks, giving our Growers time to travel and spend with their families and maybe get some rest.

Several wonderful items for your Holiday gifting and meals are available.

Gift Certificates, can be redeemed all at once or throughout the year.

Meats and Poultry, a gift that keeps giving.

Soaps, Bath Salts, Herbal Items, Jams, Breads, Fermented foods, Bulk Dry Items all great ideas to share with love ones or take as Hostess Gifts.

From Our Growers:

The Creole Diva: Purchase $25 dollars or more from her products and receive a 16 oz. jar of Olive Salad along with the recipe for famous New Orleans sandwich, The Muffeletta. Order early limited number of jars available.

Flying S Farms: Delicious carrots has been added along with assorted lettuce. Sweet and Sour Dough breads, along with Christmas Jam, Seriously Hot Strawberry, Peach Habanero, Red Flame Pepper Jelly can be a nice addition to your holiday table.

Be sure to step into Quinn’s Mercantile and explore and shop the store, great selection of Holiday gift items, Candies, Jewelry, Clothing and much much more. We thank them for hosting our market each week on “The Porch.”

Look forward seeing you on “The Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday, December 19th, 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, phone, email or text.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

Holiday countdown FAST APPROACHING


MARKET IS OPEN….Sit and shop today and tomorrow until 10pm where you are warm and dry with no traffic or lines! The Market has some wonderful gift options. All of our growers have items that would make a wonderful gift/s or perhaps putting together a GIFT BASKET. Only 2 markets left before Christmas or family gatherings.

Gift Certificates are always a great choice, the recipient can select what they would like. It can be redeemed all at once or in partial purchases. Great way to introduce the market to family or friends, all they need to do is set up an account, order items of their choice and bring their Gift Certificate on pick up day, that easy.

As a reminder The Market will be taking a 2 week winter break starting December 23 Opening on January 6, 2019 for a exciting New Year!*

From Our Growers:

Rainbow Hill Farm: Thank you for a wonderful year and supporting the Stones River Market, we look forward to seeing you in the Spring.

Trinity Rose Oberhasli Dairy Goats: Stay healthy this Winter with our Elderberry Syrup, recognized for supporting the immune system. Made with organic whole food ingredients. Pure Water, Organic Elderberries, Raw Local Honey, Organic Cinnamon and Organic Ginger. It is safe and effective for daily use,

Farrar Farm LLC: We are almost sold out of holiday orders. Only two weeks left for beef for Christmas dinner or gifts.

Dogwood Valley Greenhouse: Have you missed out on the Christmas wreaths and kissing balls from Dogwood Valley Greenhouse? Maybe you procrastinated, but you haven’t missed out. I have received more materials, so will be able to make a few more. If you’d like to order one, I will add your name to the waiting list.

Do you have gardeners on your gift list? We have a small new crop of Wandering Jew hanging baskets, full and beautiful in time for Christmas giving. We still have a few pink Christmas cacti left, and just a couple of African violets. Remember: the best gift for a gardener is a gift certificate from Dogwood Valley Greenhouse, available in any amount. It will be redeemable for a full year, so your recipient can choose among houseplants, vegetable transplants, blooming shrubs, hanging baskets, perennial and herb plants, or Christmas decorations, depending on the season in which the certificate is redeemed.

Flying S Farms: Christmas Jam, Seriously Hot Strawberry, Peach Habanero, Red Flame Pepper Jelly can be a nice addition to your holiday table.

Be sure to step into Quinn’s Mercantile and explore and shop the store, great selection of Holiday gift items, Candies, Jewelry, Clothing and much much more. We thank them for hosting our market each week on “The Porch.”

Look forward seeing you on “The Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday, December 12th, 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, phone, email or text.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

December wet & cold online Market is OPEN, dry & warm!


Good Morning…MARKET IS OPEN!

An observation while preparing the Weblog this morning, did you know our* Market has 17 Growers with 550 items available!* Gift Certificates, Baked Good and Supplies, Bulk items, Assorted Meats, Produce, Fruit, Jams, Tea’s, Salves, Plants and Herb’s and so much more. Please remember our Grower’s are Independent Farmers and Personally owned Small Businesses, ‘no middle man’. We strive to bring our customers the best in Products and for many of us this is are only means of income. We all Thank You for supporting our Market and Growers.

From our Growers:

Few new items added this week as well as returning items with their quantity updated.

Very happy to see Sweetpea’s Garden on the Market with Artisan and Herbal items.

Trinity Rose Oberhasli Dairy Goats: has added Gluten Free Keto Biscuits and Elderberry Syrup – vinegar free.

Carole"s Herbs (CS3 Farm): has added a wonderful selection of Herbal Healthy Teas, samples will also be available during delivery this week and selection of their other products.

Rocky Glade Farm has Butterkin and Kabocha Squash along with Carolina Red sweet Potatoes.

Flying S Farms: Several Sour Dough and Sweet Breads are available again.

Rainbow Hill Farm: Apple Vinegar and a few apples are still available, be sure to get your order in before they are gone.

Gift Certificates are always a great choice, the recipient can select what they would like. It can be redeemed all at once or in partial purchases.

Be sure to step into Quinn’s Mercantile and explore and shop the store, great selection of Holiday gift items, Candies, Jewelry, Clothing and much much more!

Look forward seeing you on “The Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Tuesday this week December 5th, 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, phone, email or text.

As a reminder The Market will take a 2 week winter break starting December 23 reopening January 6, 2019

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivermarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr

Erdmann Farm update


Your assistance is and has been greatly appreciated helping John and Tish Erdmann cleaning their farm from the damage and debris from recent tornado damage.

If you are able, today starting at Noon – 3pm is another clean up day. Any help is appreciated. They may need assistance next weekend also, will update you if they do.

Clean up Event Information:
https://www.facebook.com/events/352486295309435/?event_time_id=352486305309434

Market is OPEN -- See you Wednesday


Welcome to this weeks market and hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday.

Now is time to begin planning for the Christmas Holiday, less than a month away! For meals, desserts, appetizers, gifts the Market can help you out. Meat Shares are a gift that keeps giving through out the year. Gift Certificates are always a great choice, the recipient can select what they would like. It can be redeemed all at once or in partial purchases.

News from our Growers:

Few growers are still on ‘break’, please check the market later today or tomorrow to see if their products are available.

Flying S Farms: Our Farm Eggs, Produce, Jams and Jellies are available this week. Thank you for your thoughts and prayers for Catherine’s (my) recovery, I have an appointment with the Orthopedic this week to see what will be next in my recovery. I will have assistance in the kitchen later this week, planning to have our Baked items available next week.

Trinity Rose Oberhasli Dairy Goats: I wanted to reach out to each of my Trinity Rose dairy goat products customers and firstly let you know that I have been very thankful for your support of my small farm this year. It has been a pleasure getting to see you and talking with you. I wish for all of you a safe and happy Christmas and a warm and cozy winter. Look for us to be available again on the market in mid-February when we are milking again. Arden Ward

Be sure to step into Quinn’s Mercantile and explore and shop the store, great selection of Holiday gift items, Candies, Jewelry, Clothing and much much more!

Look forward seeing you on “The Porch” at Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday November 28, 5:00 – 6:30pm, please contact me if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, phone, email or text.

As a reminder The Market will take a 2 week winter break starting December 23 reopening January 6, 2019.

How to contact us:

Email: stonesrivemarket@gmail.com
Website: stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/StonesRiverMarket
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 307 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro
map: https://goo.gl/maps/GAkJS1wawbr