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Thanksgiving Week Market is OPEN - Pickup Tuesday
HAPPY THANKSGIVING WEEK and Welcome to the November 21st and 22nd Stones River Locally Grown Online Market!
The Market is open Sunday 8:00am through Monday closing at 10:00pm. Pickup your order on TUESDAY November 23rd, 5-6:15pm. REMINDER so our Growers and Customers have time to travel and visit with families and friends – pickup will be on Tuesdays this week.
New Fall and Winter Hours:
As the days get shorter we are adjusting our pickup times on the porch to 5-6:15. Please adjust your schedules accordingly! If you can not make the new hours, please let us know before closing, we can make your orders available with Quinn’s Mercantile so you can stop by and pick them up.
Please share our market web address with your health-conscious friends, via text, email, or social media (and/or forward this message). https://stonesriver.locallygrown.net The more healthy members we have, the more variety of produce and product we can provide!
We look forward to seeing you on the Porch this TUESDAY, November 23rd from 5-6:15, with deliveries following. Know that our growers have the hour prior to get their products organized so things might be a bit hectic (and crowded) if you come early.
Delivery Service is available for $10 within a 10 mile radius of Murfreesboro, outside areas additional $1.00 per mile is added. Delivery is also available to Woodbury at a host location. If this is the first time you’ve requested delivery please put your address in the comments before you check out an d any special instructions. An Invoice will be emailed to you that includes a $1.00 Invoice fee after your order is Delivered. Venmo is also available, leave in comments your account information and code. Please make sure your email and address is current.
Stones River Market: Don’t know what to give a friend, co-worker, family members or Welcome to Neighbor hood, Get Well etc. There are Gift Certificates available in several different amounts.
FROM THE MARKET….Calling ALL CRAFTERS: The Market is looking for Crafters that would be interesting in selling items through the upcoming Holiday Season on the Market or be added to the Market full time. These items would be made by you – no resellers. This is a great opportunity to showcase items that you make or build. Example: Jewelry – necklaces, bracelets, earrings or Pottery or Rugs or Scarves or Woodwork or Metal Work etc. Please contact us through the market email – or leave a voice message for the Manager and we will get back in contact with you.
News from some of our Growers:
We have been added several new Growers to the Market recently with great and unique items, please look through ‘Our Growers’ list and read about them. Crafters have their items in the “Craft Category”.
Some of our Growers News:
Five White Oaks: The Holidays it is a great time to share with your friends and family or a gift for a love one that might be home bound. Fill your house with a wonderful Christmas Orange Simmer Mix, will make a great gift for your friends and neighbor Our Gift Blessed mug with cookies & hot chocolate mix and candy canes, Buttercream Frosted Cookies, Chocolate Buttermilk cake with Fluffy Chocolate Icing, Chocolate Cookies, French Coconut Pie, Lemon Squares, Red Velvet Cake, Rice Crispy Treats as well as Special Cinnamon Blend and Pure Vanilla Extract.
Quarter Spring Farm: Thanksgiving is right around the corner. You could give your family a turkey from Walmart. Or you could put a huge, pasture-raised chicken from Quarter Spring Farm on your table this year. We are running a special, $30 for a jumbo bird. Your taste buds and your family will be able to tell the difference. Our birds are grown in pasture, making them healthier and tastier than mass-produced, commercially raised poultry. We also have goat milk soaps, reusable cloth napkins, and lotion bars available on the market this week.
Bean Man: The third of four Gluten Free Pizza Crust recipes for the month of November is now located in the recipe section. It’s an easy Gluten Free, Yeast Free recipe using Cassava Flour and Arrowroot. If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram, we’ve been posting pictures of the recipes for people to see and we’ve had a lot of response to them. Don’t forget, there is one more which we will post next week which uses White Rice Flour, Brown Rice Flour and Tapioca Flour. These are a great way to touch almost all of the Gluten Free Flour Family so that you can find the ones you like or to suit your diet and still enjoy a good pizza. As always we have our Fresh Dry Beans, Mixes, Gluten Free Flours and Gluten Free Scottish Oatmeal available to you in the Bulk Dry Goods section.
Mama D’s Bakery: Hi everyone! Happy Thanksgiving!! We have everything available this week! Gluten free/Vegan Bagels, 3 kinds: Cinnamon, Plain, and Everything, Hummingbird Cake (with a gluten/dairy free option too), Pumpkin Spice Bagels, Pumpkin and Gingerbread Cake Rolls, Jumbo Pumpkin Muffins, Ginger Cookies, Sourdough Sandwich Loaf, Oatmeal Cookies, Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies, Strawberry Swirl Bread, Raspberry Swirl Bread, and Apple Cinnamon Swirl Bread, Blueberry Muffins, Crusty French Bread, Organic White Wheat Bread, Mocha Muffins, Chocolate Swiss Roll, Cinnamon Rolls, Caramel Apple Cinnamon Rolls, Blueberry Lemon Yeast Rolls, Banana Bread and Pumpkin Bread(with the option of nuts or not), Bagels(plain, cinnamon-raisin, blueberry, and everything), Donuts(cake and yeast), Cream Cheese Danishes, Pies(chocolate fudge, pecan, chocolate chip pecan, pumpkin and sweet potato), Cookies, Granola and Protein Bars, Yeast Breads, Sourdough Breads, and Fruit Scones. Thanks so much to everybody for your business!!
Baker Family Pastures: We have updated our Pasture raised, Organic fed Chicken inventory: select Chicken Livers, Skinless Breast, Drumsticks, Fee, Hearts, Thighs, Wings, Whole and/or Half Chicken as well as Ground Chicken, Breakfast Sausage, Zesty Italian Sausage and Soup Kits! Spare the Turkey and Enjoy our Chicken.
Dogwood Valley Greenhouse: It’s Christmas time in Tennessee! Well, not really, but it is time to put in your order for decorations from Dogwood Valley Greenhouse. This year I will be selling at Wildwood Christmas Tree Farm in Woodbury, and I want to be sure to reserve enough decorations for all my local friends…….So here is how this will work: prepay the total cost now, and reserve a delivery date. Note: it will be easier for me to fill your order on a later date. I promise I will not run out of wreaths and kissing balls, but it’s hard to make as many as are wanted early in the season. They should last about a month if outside, and will be just as beautiful after Christmas as before. Delivery will begin the first Wednesday of December and continue till all orders are filled. Order and pay now, pick up and enjoy in December. Coming in a month or so: Christmas cacti and African violets, both with foil florist pot wrap.
Sow’s Ear Piggery: We have several options of Pork available this week that will help make your Holiday meals wonderful! Boston Butt Roast, Breakfast Sausage will go wonderful in stuffing, Pork Chops, Boneless Loin Roast, Bottom Round Roast, Stew Meat and a Large Shoulder.
Rus-T-Acres: Skip the Turkey, we have several cuts of USDA Certified Grass Fed
Angus Beef. Sirloin Tip, Chuck Roast, Ground Beef, Rib Eye Steak, Sirloin Steaks, T-Bone Steaks.
Rainbow Hill Farm: We have sold out of our seasonal Apples and Produce. Thank you for a great season and look forward seeing you in the Spring with seedlings and other things.
Terry’s Treasures: We now have vases and paintings that will brighten up this Fall days along with assortment of Succulents that make great gifts or just cheer someone up.
Periwinkle and Pine Co: We have Unique Handmade Ornaments, no two are alike. Holiday Rag Bows, each are unique one of a kind. Several Wreath options from Fall to Winter or let me know if you have a request.
Sap Creek Gardens: We have a large list of Herb Plants that can be grown inside or gift to friends.
East Fork Farm: Time to tuck your plants in for the winter chill. Order our organic worm castings for plants, trees, lawns and anything else you can grow. This product is non toxic, child and pet friendly and you don’t have to be concerned about using too much. The benefits of worm castings are: fighting fungal diseases and pests i.e., aphids, white flies, spider mites and other pests that feed of plants juices. The castings can be used to rehab all potting and ground soils for up to 1 year making it a great soil amendment addition to any plant lovers garden.
Quinn’s Mercantile: We enjoy having the Market on our porch each week. We carry several Tennessee made items in our Store and have a few items listed on the Market each week you can add to your cart. Several other things can be found in our store for your home, gifting, cards and clothing, jewelry, decorating and especially now with Thanksgiving and Christmas fast approaching.
The Market methods of Payment is Cash, Checks or Credit/Debit Cards, Invoice ($1.00 fee) or Venmo. Reminder, please make sure your email and address is current.
Thank you for supporting your Locally Grown Market, it means a lot to our Growers and Community by Shopping Local and Staying Local!
Special THANK YOU to Quinn’s Mercantile for their support of our Locally Grown Market and the use of the front porch. Please be sure to check out the Store, several great gift and useful items, along with Tennessee made items.
We look forward seeing you “On the Porch or At the Curb" of Quinn’s Mercantile Wednesday November 10th from 5:00 – 6:15 pm, please contact the Manager if you are unable to make delivery or are running late, please phone, email or text the Manager so we can make arrangements to get your order to you. After trying to reach you and 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 6:15 pm.
How to contact us:
Locations: Quinn’s Mercantile on Wednesdays: 301 North Spring Street, Murfreesboro