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Market is OPEN -- See you Wednesday on the CURB!
Welcome to the August 30th and 31st Stones River Locally Grown Online Farmers Market. The Market opens 8:00 am on Sunday Morning and closes 10:00 pm Monday evening. Order early before quantities available run out! https://stonesriver.locallygrown.net
Be sure to check again over the next 2 days as some of our Growers may be updating their inventories.
We will continue to have our “Pull Up or "Step Up” delivery on the curb in front of Quinn’s Mercantile to pickup your orders Wednesday afternoon September 2nd 5-6:30 pm….Drive up to the canopy or you are welcome to park across the street and walk to the canopy to pickup your order using social distancing. We want to leave the area in front of Quinn’s Mercantile for their customers.
Delivery Service is available within a 10 mile radius of Murfreessboro, outside areas will be considered and delivery is available to Woodbury at a host location. Please put your address in comments before you check out….Method of Payment is Cash, Checks, Cards or Invoice. For Delivering and Invoicing please make sure your account information is current.
Thank you for supporting our Locally Grown Market, it means a lot to our Growers and Community by Shopping Local and Staying Local!
The Market’s Gift Certificates are available, great way to share the Market with others. Give a Gift of Locally Grown food and other items.
*Hard to believe it is the last few days of August and soon the transition into the Fall weather. Labor Day Holiday weekend is a great time to enjoy getting outside, having family and friends over, light up the grills and enjoying several products our growers have available. *
News from some of our Growers this week:
Mama D’s Bakery: Hi everyone! We have added coffee glazed cake donuts this week! Also, we have everything else available this week too! We have bagels, breads, granola bars, protein bars, cinnamon rolls, cookies, cream cheese Danishes, fruit Danishes, donuts, fruit scones, mini fruit scones, pies, and soft pretzels. Get yourself or your family breakfast (scones make great grab and go breakfasts) or snacks and munchies or just a treat for the week!
Sow’s Ear Piggery: we have plenty of bratwursts and ground pork for a twist on “hot dogs and hamburgers” for Labor Day grilling OR go BIG with whole pork shoulder for barbecue! As always our Pork is Non-GMO, No Corn or Soy Fed.
Sassy Cassie: Our Celebration Yeast Rolls will be made with Red, White and Blue Sprinkles this week for Labor Day weekend brunches. Our Casseroles are a complete dish. Feed a family of 4 for $15, we’ve done the work for you so you’ll have time to spend with family and friends during the upcoming holiday.
C&M Valley Farm: Our baby chicks are growing up! We have both Beginner Eggs and Pasture Raised Free Range size eggs available this week.
Quarter Spring Farm: We still has delicious grass-fed lamb, but they are selling fast. New to the market this week, we have lamb liver available. Lamb liver has a milder flavor than beef liver, but is just as full of iron and vitamins. We also have jumbo chicken legs this week, just in time for your Labor Day grilling.
Carole’s Herbs (CS3 Farm): We have a few more delicious Kieffer Pears, pickled black walnuts, in addition to our standard herbal fare of mustard, honey and herbal tea. We will be moving from Murfreesboro to the farm in Beechgrove soon, and as a result, will have to scale back on some of our offerings for a few weeks. We are building a house and will be living in an RV for about 6 weeks (talk about downsizing, right?) We expect to be in the house by the end of October and should be able to offer lettuce, spinach and micro greens by the end of September. Thank you for your patience and understanding during our transition.
Wedge Oak Farm: We have butchered a 100% grass fed beef this week after allowing for a two week dry age. The beef is unsurpassed in flavor and butchered into beautiful steaks that will delight your family this Labor day. Bone in and boneless pork chops are simple for your grill or the cast iron skillet. Just sear and simmer while your Nashville Hot Chicken Sausages and Mild Italian Sausages grill or bake to perfection. Another option for the grill is a Half Chicken. These pasture raised birds offer something for the breast lover and the dark meat aficionado as well. Shop locally at Stones River Market. We appreciate your patronage as well. Don’t forget to grab some breakfast sausage and a pack of Applewood Smoked bacon for your morning delight.
Farrar Farms LLC: Time to light up the grill for our Briskets and/or Beef Patties to enjoy during the Labor Day Holiday. We are continuing our GROUND BEEF SPECIAL, purchase 5 pounds of Ground Beef and get 1 pound FREE.
Rainbow Hill Farm: Apples available this week: : these are sweet, fine textured, and aromatic. : Has Golden Delicious in its breeding. Flavor is more tart. : An heirloom apple. Originated in Rhode Island during colonial days. Crisp and juicy with tart. : Very sweet to the taste. It is a favorite for salads, apple sauce, and apple butter.
Flying S Farms: This week we have Green Beans, Corn, Okra, Garlic, Sweet Peppers, Tomatoes, Winter Squash are starting to come in, few Jams and Jelly, Artisan Breads and Sour Dough Bread.
Look forward seeing you “At the Curb" of Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday August 26th from 5:00 – 6:30 pm, 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. if we don’t hear from you, your order will be donated and you will be invoiced for the amount since we still need to pay our Growers for their products. Remember we do have Delivery if you think you will be later than 6:30 pm.
How to contact us:
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 301 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro