At the TFM, August 16, 2012

 

Community Support

Bring School Supplies to Win $50 to spend at the TFM

The TFM is cooperating with the First Baptist Church of Tucker to collect school supplies for Idlewood Elementary and Tucker Middle School. Bring your donations to the Tucker Farmers Market booth on August 2nd, 9th, or 16th, and we will enter your name in a raffle for a $50 giftcard to the TFM. The drawing will be held at 7:30pm on August 16th at the market. You do not have to be present to win.

Teachers’ School Supply List

Support the TFM!

Dine-around events

TFM is cooperating with 8 other local farmers markets to help spread the word about eating locally. Each market has asked local restaurants to participate by selecting a day where they will donate a portion of their proceeds to their local farmers market.

You can support the Tucker Farmers Market *and* these local businesses on these days:

Aug. 16 All day @ Old Tucker Fountain

Aug. 21 All day @ Roly Poly

Aug. 22 5-10pm @ Local 7
(not including alcohol sales)

Read the press release and check out the full schedule of events.

All Vendors

Produce

Freedom Farms & Fruit

At Freedom Farms, you will a large selection of antique, heirloom and boutique varieties of fruit to tempt your taste buds. We have carefully selected and planted only the best varieties of each type of fruit by season to provide you with tree-ripened succulent produce from May through New Year’s Day. Our goal is to provide you with premium fruit varieties and flavors unavailable from other farms as well as a few of your old-time favorites; all carefully grown to perfection! All fruit is individually handpicked at the peak of ripeness to offer you complex flavors unavailable in stores.

Mama J’s Hydroponic Produce

Mama J’s Produce is a hydroponic greenhouse growing local, pesticide free lettuce and herbs. Started in 2009 in Cartersville, Georgia, Mama J’s is owned and operated by a mother and son team, Carol and John Jerauld. Concerns about the safety of the food her family was eating sparked Carol’s interest in locally grown, pesticide free produce. John is challenged by the technological aspect of growing healthy food and preserving the environment in the process. By combining these interests, Carol and John have started what can truly be called a “locally grown family farm”.

Hayden Grove Farms

HaydenGrove Farms is a 50 acre, Certified Naturally Grown farm located in Locust Grove, GA.  We currently have 8 acres dedicated to vegetable production.  We grow our vegetables without the use of any synthetic pesticides or fertilizers.  You can get more information about our farm at www.haydengrove.com or visit us on FaceBook atwww.facebook.com/haydengrove.farms.

Straight From the Backyard

We are a small acre farm that practices sustainable agricultural methods, located outside of Loganville, Ga. We grow a large variety of vegetables; some are heirloom while others have only been available for a few years. We believe that having fun in cooking and incorporating new varieties in our diet is key to healthy eating. We hope our vegetables allow you to explore flavors from other cultures, countries and even varieties from our own country that have nearly become extinct.

Dillwood Farms

Located less than 30 miles away in Loganville, Georgia, Dillwood Farms brings the Atlanta community the season’s best fruits and vegetables in the Southeast. Owners Rosetta and Doug Dillard have gone back to the land to live out the Dillard family’s dream of creating a sustainable community driven by locally and naturally grown foods of the highest quality.

Meats

Pine Street Market

Hand-made artisan meats including sausage, salami, cured meats, and applewood smoked bacon. Look for spressata, chorizo, saucisson, sec, bratwurst, kielbasa, mettwurst, coppa and pancetta.

Happy Hogs

From conception to consumer, our happy hogs are naturally grown, raised by hand and Mother Nature, free of antibiotics and steroids, and humanely handled resulting in the finest available fresh pork products.

Ancient Paths Farms

Will have whole chicken, whole cut chicken pieces, and stock parts. From their farm in Ball Ground, GA, Ancient Path uses ancient farming practices. They use no chemicals and do not feed their animals any feeds that include GMOs. Their animals are raised in an environment that allows them to express their distinctiveness. They are treated humanely and lovingly.

Diana’s Specialties

Diana’s smoked salmon is Norwegian, from a sustainable, ecologically-sound farm. For smoking, Diana uses only fresh apple wood from her father’s apple trees in Hot Springs, North Carolina, which gives the fish a wonderfully sweet, mild flavor. Diana also has smoked rainbow trout, wild smoked salmon, and other delectables.

Wagon Wheel Ranch

This 200-acre family farm operating 14 miles south of Athens for 40 years. We raise antibiotic- and hormone-free, all natural, grass fed, grass finished, free range, Black Angus cross bred beef.

Milk & Honey

Capra Gia Cheese Company

Artisanal goats milk products (and eggs!)

Castle Rock Honey

Castle Rock Honey offers to customers raw honey products and beautiful blingware.

 

Baked Goods

Dr. Sweet’s Cake Emporium

Gluten- and nut-free cakes, cookies, brownies, and more, with options for soy, dairy, or egg free, too.

Bella’s Best Organic Gourmet Cookies

We always use the purest, finest, ingredients. They are 100% natural, organic and baked fresh to order. We are kind to you and gentle to the earth, using earth friendly packaging, composting, recycling and even organic gardening as integral aspects of our operation.

Nazifa’s Bakery

Delicious hummus, baklava, dolmos, naan bread and other exotic delights.

Royal Rose Bakery

French-style baked goods, including gluten-free versions of apple cinnamon cakes, chocolate marbled cakes, provence cookies, and quiches.

Belle’s Bread

Whole wheat dinner rolls and breadcrumbs and honey whole wheat sliced bread.

Atlanta Cannoli Company

Cannolis, Italian wedding cookies and almond cookies

Pastas, Nuts, Grains & Seeds

Garlic Clove Foods Whole Grain Pilafs

Offer healthy, delicious and quick cooking meals based on whole grains, legumes, vegetables and other healthy ingredients.

Uncle Dom’s Italian Market

Dried pasta, frozen take-home pasta, spaghetti  sauce, seasonal vegatables and other homemade products

Tia’s Chia

Chia juices and chia-based gluten free goodies.

Goodness Gracious Granola

Exceptional Granola for Extraordinary People! From our local Lilburn bakery we provide fresh granola using organic and natural ingredients, including local wildflower honey, Georgia sorghum, and out of the ordinary flavors to delight your taste buds. No salt, naturally low in sugars, and now five gluten free products.

Prepared Foods

The Cake Crate Company

Specialize in an assortment of mini gourmet pound cakes. Great gifts!

Cuisine On the Run

Chicken Salad and Pimento Cheese — fresh, made from scratch, and ready-to-eat.

Zocalo

We offer a variety of Salsas, Veggie Refried Beans, Tamales, and Moles. Our products are made daily with fresh ingredients we by from local farmers (as the seasons allow). We do not add preservatives, and our products are cholesterol free, high in protein, vegan, and gluten-free!

Seasonest

Gourmet seasonings created with all-natural mixed spices, herbs and Celtic Sea Salt®. Our blends are handmade in small batches using quality, fresh ingredients that are free from additives, MSG and pesticides.

Saucy Spirits

Gourmet wine jellies are made with fresh, organic, and all natural ingredients.

David’s Garden

David’s Garden grows and processes just like grandmother…great tasting and healthy Pickles, Chow Chow, Soup Base, Mixers, Sauces and more!

Red Cactus Cafe Tamales & Empanadas

Red Cactus Cafe is my way of bringing the food I love to people that may never have had a truly authentic mexican tamale or empanada.  Try some tamales or empanadas today – your taste buds will be pleasantly surprised.

Alta Cucina

We enjoy developing gourmet Italian foods using recipes and traditions from my family. We use only the freshest and finest ingredients that allows us to offer you the best tasting blending seasonings, infused oils and vinegars that you will ever experience so now you can make traditional Italian dishes easily at your in just minutes in a Italian way!

Boiled Peanuts and Roasted Corn!

Beverages & Refreshments

Serendipitea

We sell HOMEMADE jams and jellies, spices,blended exotic teas, and tea accessories.We also have a collection of beautiful handmade tea cozies to keep you favorite teas warm.

Mo’Mint & Thyme

All-natural, Caribbean-inspired fresh mixes (including Mo’ Mint Mojito Mix) and marinades; Organically grown mints and other fresh-cut culinary herbs from our Marietta, Ga garden.

King of Pops

A rolling cart full of  handmade, gourmet popsicles (paletas). Only fresh ingredients from local farmers’ markets go into these creations.

Pet Products

Love Snack Dog Treats

Our mission is simple-provide delicious and nutritious organic alternatives to everyday dog treats. Each snack is filled with the highest quality ingredients available. Not to mention a whole lot of heart and soul. Handmade fresh every week!

Bath & Home Products

Naturally For You Soaps

Soaps, lotions, and body washes hand-made, processed in small, carefully controlled batches for maximum freshness using quality ingredients for you and your entire family — including men & babies! Especially good for people with skin disorders such as seborrhea, psoriasis, eczema, celiac/casein/gluten sensitivities and normal cases of dry skin.

Tiffany’s Soy Candles

We offer a variety of richly scented hand-poured candles made from EcoSoya wax which is made from 100% pure soybeans- and natural botanical oils. We also carry fragrant wax melts, reed diffusers, air fresheners & soaps

Just Butter

100% Shea Butter.

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