Last Wednesday Market for the season Sept. 29
Tomorrow is the last day for the Wednesday market. But don't get too sad,
because the Saturday market will continue until Saturday, October 16.
There is still a lot of great produce to enjoy! Some crops actually benefit
from some frost. But all the farmers are getting fairly exhausted by now.
They love what they do and that's what keeps them going. But now, when the
weather turns the ground frosty and there is a race to harvest, and get the
soil ready for next year, it becomes especially tiring. So when you are at
the market tomorrow, be sure to let your farmer know how much you
Glacier Valley Farm will have beautiful zucchini, cauliflower, tomatoes,
cabbage, broccoli, leeks, lettuces and if we are lucky those beautiful
strawberries! Keep up to date and see what is going on at Arthur's farm at
his Facebook page, http://tinyurl.com/29rgvfo
Stockwell Farms will have a wide variety of greens including carrots, baby
bok choy, kale, Asian kale and other greens, chard, garlic, carrots,
approximately 9 varieties of tender new potatoes, and homemade relishes.
Homemade cookies loaded with lots of whole grains to keep your energy up
throughout the day! He also has 20lb bags of potatoes for just $20.00. That
is a screaming deal!
Mary Jane will be bringing baked goods from French Oven Bakery. Big loaves
of marble rye, cheddar, jalapeno cheddar, white, and wheat and white
sourdough. Lots of pastries including palmiers, macaroons, and those
tempting cinnamon rolls. Be sure to ask if she has those delicious local
For more information about the market, contact Nancy Lampman, South
Anchorage Farmers' Market, at 907-529.7630,
Cheers! And see you at the market!
Nancy Lampman, South Anchorage Farmers' Market Reporter
Here are the hours of both the Wednesday and Saturday market:
Wednesday South Anchorage Farmers' Market
Dates: July 7-September 29
Location: behind the Dimond Center, in front of the Dimond Center Hotel
Saturday South Anchorage Farmers' Market
Dates: May 8-October 16
Location: Subway/Cellular One Sports Centre at the corner of Old Seward and