June 27, 2013, at the TFM

Tucker Farmers Market

June 27, 2013


2333 Main St., Tucker, GA, 30084

In Freemason’s Square and the Bank of America parking lot

More than 35 local farmers and food producers

Music at the Market

The Skipperdees


The Skipperdees (twin sisters Emily and Catherine Backus) hail from Oak Ridge, TN, a town mentioned in the 1989 film Fat Man and Little Boy, which featured Paul Newman and his mustache.They write sad songs but are happy people, currently working with producer Jim White on a debut “big girl record.” The Sisters Backus have recently had the chance to collaborate with such luminaries as Caroline Herring, Packway Handle Band, Minton Sparks, and Ben Sollee. Drop a line at skipperdeemusic@gmail.com or find them in one of the seven Waffle House locations in their current home of Athens, GA.

New vendor

Sweet Savannah Shrimp Company

Our boats harvest Wild Georgia Shrimp™ a name given to wild-caught shrimp, meeting the high quality standards of the Georgia Shrimp Association. http://www.wildgeorgiashrimp.com

These low-fat, low-calorie, low-carb shrimp are a protein-rich food containing heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids. Studies have found that shrimp are an excellent source of vitamins D and B12, as well as selenium, which may assist in cancer protection. They are also a good source of niacin and iron.

 This week, the following products will be available:

Jumbo heads on (Individually Quick Frozen) 2lb bags – $16
Summer Brown Shrimp! Medium heads on (IQF) 3lb bags – $18
Jumbo heads off (IQF) 2lb bags – $25
XL heads off (IQF) 2lb bags – $23
XL peeled & deveined (frozen) 1lb bags – $18

Email your preorders to sweetsavshrimp@aol.com until 5pm Wednesday, June 26th. If you’d like to place an order email your name, phone number, item(s) you’d like and the market you want to pick up from. We will hold your order until 1 hour before closing. If you do not pick-up your order and fail to notify us beforehand, preorders will not be accepted from you in the future. Payment is not required until your order is picked up.

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