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Homegrown Market OPEN for Saturday! NEW Local Greens Box!


CONCTACT US

2310 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
HomegrownCoop.org


ONLINE MARKET

Place your order today on our online market

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.
Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

RETAIL STORE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!
Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

NEW ON THE MARKET

It’s transition time!

As we approach the hot and rainy summer months you will notice less produce from Florida and more from Georgia, the Carolinas and even California. Sourcing from these more productive regions means you have more to choose from and costs are lower. We will soon be implementing a polling system so that members can vote for what produce they want to see on the market in an effort help reduce waste. Please take note that even though they may have less available, many of our local farmers are still producing summer crops including greens.

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Satellite Pick-up sites

We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

FOR OUR MEMBERS

Member Mondays!

During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member.


Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market

Place your order before Friday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Saturday.


Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.


Pickup is from 12pm-7pm on Saturday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.


Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Thursday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Homegrown Market OPEN for Wednesday!


CONCTACT US

2310 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
HomegrownCoop.org


ONLINE MARKET

Place your order today on our online market

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.
Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

RETAIL STORE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!
Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

NEW ON THE MARKET

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Satellite Pick-up sites

We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

FOR OUR MEMBERS

Member Mondays!

During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member.


Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market

Place your order before Tuesday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Wednesday.


Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.


Pickup is from 12pm-7pm on Wednesday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.


Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Tuesday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Homegrown Market OPEN for Saturday! Mango, Peaches and Cherries!


CONCTACT US

2310 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
HomegrownCoop.org


ONLINE MARKET

Place your order today on our online market

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.
Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

RETAIL STORE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!
Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

IN THE NEWS


Replanting the Rust Belt by Julia Moskin for NY Times
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Some of My Best Friends Are Germs by Michael Pollan for NY Times

NEW ON THE MARKET

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Satellite Pick-up sites

We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

FOR OUR MEMBERS

Member Mondays!

During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member.


Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market

Place your order before Friday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Saturday.


Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.


Pickup is from 12pm-7pm on Saturday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.


Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Thursday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Market OPEN for Wednesday!


CONCTACT US

2310 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
HomegrownCoop.org


ONLINE MARKET

Place your order today on our online market

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.
Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

RETAIL STORE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!
Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

HOMEGROWN NEWS

Now on the market!

Natural by Nature Whole Milk @ 5.00/32oz glass

Blackberries (FL) @ $7.00/6oz

Russian Banana Fingerling Potatoes (FL) @ $4.50/lb

Tommy Atkins Mango (FL) @ $2.50/each

Blueberries (FL) @ $6.25/6oz

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Satellite Pick-up sites

We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

FOR OUR MEMBERS

Member Mondays!

During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member.


Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market

Place your order before Tuesday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Wednesday.


Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.


Pickup is from 2pm-7pm on Wednesday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.


Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Monday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Market OPEN for Saturday!


CONCTACT US

2310 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
HomegrownCoop.org


ONLINE MARKET

Place your order today on our online market

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.
Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

RETAIL STORE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!
Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

HOMEGROWN NEWS

Now on the market!

Sugar Baby Watermelon (FL) @ 8.25/each

Eight Ball Squash (FL) @ $3.75/lb

Spaghetti Squash (CA) @ $2.75/lb

Tommy Atkins Mango (FL) @ $2.50/each

Blueberries (FL) @ $5.75/6oz

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Satellite Pick-up sites

We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

FOR OUR MEMBERS

Member Mondays!

During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member.


Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market

Place your order before Friday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Saturday.


Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.


Pickup is from 12pm-7pm on Saturday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.


Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Thursday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Homegrown Market OPEN for Wednesday! Honey is back!


CONCTACT US

2310 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
HomegrownCoop.org

ONLINE MARKET

Place your order today on our online market

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

RETAIL STORE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

HOMEGROWN NEWS

Local honey from Webb’s is back!

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Satellite Pick-up sites

We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

FOR OUR MEMBERS

Member Mondays!

During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member.


Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market

Place your order before Tuesday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Wednesday.


Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.


Pickup is from 2pm-7pm on Wednesday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.


Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Monday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Homegrown Market OPEN for Saturday! New e-mail system.


CONCTACT US

2310 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
HomegrownCoop.org

ONLINE MARKET

Place your order today on our online market

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

RETAIL STORE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday, 5/10 at 6:30pm
Fermentation Fridays: Cooked Ferments

Saturday, 6/8 from 1-3pm:
Genetically Modified Foods: From Frankenfood to Frankenpeople?

HOMEGROWN NEWS


Please forgive all of the e-mails. *We are trying a new system and still working out the kinks. Please be sure to add us to your address book so we don’t go into your spam folder. Thank you for continuing to support our local food system!*

Local honey from Webb’s is back!

 

Lychee Season is here!

For those of you still wondering why there were not much in the way of lychee fruit in 2012, the basic rason was due to the unseasonably warm winter of that year. Warm winters are detrimental for lychee bloom induction and subsequent fruit set.

Most people who understand and have tasted tropical fruit will agree that lychee is perhaps one of the finest tasting tropical fruits in the “tropical world”. This, of course is not to slight mangos, of which there are some phenomenally delicious tasting varities (i.e. Carrie, Julie, Kent, Keitt, etc.)

A lychee is a rare sub tropical fruit originating in South China where the lychee is very important in their culture and is famed as “the King of Fruits”.

The lychee fruit is about 1½ to 2 inches in size, oval to rounded heart shaped and the bumpy skin is red in color. Once you peel the skin off, the crisp juicy flesh of a lychee fruit is white or pinkish, translucent and glossy like the consistency of a grape, but the taste is sweeter. Lychees have a sub acid sweet taste and have a wonderful freshness to them that is hard to describe. Lychee fruit is high in the antioxidant Vitamin C and the essential mineral Potassium.

Lychee trees are beautiful hardwoods that can grow 20 to 40 feet tall in a primarily dome shaped habit of growth with dense, evergreen leaves. Lychee trees are popular landscape trees in South Florida and other areas of the southern U.S. and container, atrium or greenhouse growing of lychee trees is becoming popular throughout the rest of he country.  - LycheesOnline.com/

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Satellite Pick-up sites

We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

FOR OUR MEMBERS

Member Mondays!

During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member.

Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market

Place your order before Friday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Saturday.

Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.

Pickup is from 12pm-7pm on Saturday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.

Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Thursday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Market OPEN for Wednesday!


Contact Us

2310 N Orange Ave, Orlando
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
www.HomegrownCoop.org

Online Market

Place your order today in our online market!

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

Farm Store

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

Membership is Ownership! Become a Member today here

Upcoming Events

Saturday, 6/8 from 1-3pm:
Genetically Modified Foods: From Frankenfood to Frankenpeople?

HOMEGROWN NEWS

Fresh from Blumenberry Farms

We have seen some really great produce from Blumenberry Farms this season. They are located in Sarasota Farms and grow a variety of heirloom fruits and vegetables. Now available on the market are turnips.

HOMEGROWN FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL



Thanks to everyone that braved the rain and came to our first food truck event this past Thursday! It was a blast and the food was delicious!

Special thanks to the vendors!
Curbside Chef
Local Yolk’l
Soup To Nuts
All From Scratch


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Satellite Pick-up sites


We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

Member Mondays!

20% Off All Produce!


During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member

Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market.
www.homegrown.locallygrown.net

Place your order before Tuesday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Wednesday.

Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.

Pickup is from 2pm-7pm on Wednesday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.

Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Monday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Market OPEN for Saturday! Food Festival TOMORROW!


Contact Us

2310 N Orange Ave, Orlando
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
www.HomegrownCoop.org

Online Market

Place your order today in our online market!

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

Farm Store

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

Membership is Ownership! Become a Member today here

Upcoming Events

Thursday, 5/2 from 6:00pm until 9:00pm:
The Homegrown Food Truck Festival

Saturday, 6/8 from 1-3pm:
Genetically Modified Foods: From Frankenfood to Frankenpeople?

HOMEGROWN NEWS

HOMEGROWN FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact
Stephanie Lichtenstein, Marketing
321-262-7372

Homegrown Food Truck Festival for Local Produce and Conscious Fare
Celebrating all things fresh and healthy in one Homegrown party

Orlando, FL – (May 2nd, 2013) Homegrown Local Food Cooperative is excited to kick off the summer with fresh, locally sourced fare from Orlando’s finest food trucks. The Co-op is inviting foodies, vegetarians, gluten-free diners, or anyone who simply loves food trucks to support Central Florida’s farmers and artisan chefs and enjoy their conscious cuisine.

The Homegrown Food Truck Festival will be held Thursday, May 2nd, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM. The coop will provide guests a fun, backyard cookout atmosphere, with live music and plenty of seating.

The following vendors will be in attendance:
Curbside Chef, combining a wealth of Global culinary influence and locally grown produce and herbs into a dazzling menu with Vegetarian, Gluten-free, nut and egg free options.

Soup to Nuts, recently burst onto Orlando’s food truck scene, offers soups and grilled sandwiches that can be ordered gluten or dairy-free options.

Local Yolk’l, proud supporters of the city’s local economy. They source cage-free eggs from Lake Meadow Naturals and always use fresh bread and bagels from local bakeries.

Tom Scala, a long-time member of Homegrown Local Food Cooperative, and popular vendor at Audubon Park community market. His smoothies and freshly-squeezed juices are made using only local and organic produce.

All From Scratch Baked Goods, made with love by Kellie Mitchell, apprentice to Chef Silvia of The Travelling Gourmet. Every treat is baked with the best organic, and all-natural ingredients in Orlando. All From Scratch offers brownies, cookies, vegan cupcakes and more.

Guests may find plenty of parking around the corner, behind the Translational Research Institute for Metabolism & Diabetes:
301 E Princeton St Orlando, FL 32804. Please visit www.facebook.com/homegrownlocalfoodcoop for more details.

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Satellite Pick-up sites


We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

Member Mondays!

20% Off All Produce!


During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member

Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market.
www.homegrown.locallygrown.net

Place your order before Friday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Saturday.

Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.

Pickup is from 12pm-7pm on Saturday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.

Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Thursday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.

Homegrown Market OPEN for Wednesday! Organic Milk now available!


Contact Us

2310 N Orange Ave, Orlando
(407) 895-5559
info@homegrowncoop.org
www.HomegrownCoop.org

Online Market

Place your order today in our online market!

Saturday Market:
Order online Wednesday 3pm – Friday 9am for pickup or delivery Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday Market:
Order online Saturday 1pm – Tuesday 9am for pickup or delivery Wednesday afternoon.

Farm Store

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

Monday – Sunday
10 am – 7 pm

Membership is Ownership! Become a Member today here

Upcoming Events

Saturday, 6/8 from 1-3pm:
Genetically Modified Foods: From Frankenfood to Frankenpeople?

HOMEGROWN LOCAL FOOD COOPERATIVE



Back by popular demand!




Since Florida doesn’t have a single Certified Organic diary farm, Homegrown Co-op is sourcing high quality products from Natural by Nature a 100% organic operation up in the State of Pennsylvania. Adhering to the strictest standards, Natural by Nature carries a Certified Organic and Certified Grass-Fed Labels in addition to their entire product line being blessed Kosher.

Natural Dairy Products Corporation is the producer of Natural By Nature organic, grass-fed, dairy products. Natural Dairy Products Corporation (NDPC) was started in 1994 by Ned MacArthur and his father Norman. Ned had quit milking cows a year earlier because of low milk prices and the frustration that there was no system by which farmers could sell milk organically.

Ned and Norman teamed up with four organic dairy farmers in Lancaster County, PA and created a whole system in which grass-fed organic milk could be produced, transported, processed and packaged, independent of the huge, volume based milk industry. Strict adherence to organic principles and a dedication to high quality were the rules, which Ned, Norman and the farmers demanded of each other.

Their mission is: “To promote and support organic farming and the sustainable use of our natural resources. To produce foods that benefit consumers and farmers alike. To use the principles of grass based dairy production as a means to improve the quality of our products, maximize the health of our cows and protect our watersheds. To make a living for our families, based on these strongly held principles.”

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Satellite Pick-up sites


We are looking to set up a few satellite pick-up sites around Central Florida to help reduce delivery fees and offer better access to local food. Are you interested in hosting a pick-up site? Do you know a school or business that would allow us to distribute orders once or twice a week? Let us know.

Member Mondays!

20% Off All Produce!


During regular store hours on Mondays, Members will receive 20% OFF all produce items. This discount will not include meat, dried herbs or shelf items.

Remember to have your member card ready at checkout!

Not a Member yet? Support your local food economy by becoming a member

Shop at the On-line Farmer’s Market.
www.homegrown.locallygrown.net

Place your order before Tuesday at 9am for pick-up or delivery on Wednesday.

Your order is FINAL once placed, and you are responsible for pick-up and payment.

Pickup is from 2pm-7pm on Wednesday. Sorry, we cannot accommodate early pickups.

Don’t forget, orders for the following items must be placed by 4:00pm Monday to satisfy your order
Fresh bread orders from Olde Hearth Bread Company

We think local food is the best news ever, but never want to be junk mail. Wish to stop receiving these emails?
Simply click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of this email.