Pick up your Labor Day picnic supplies and school lunch ingredients this Saturday at the Wrightstown Farmers' Market!
Harvest expectations: sweet corn, gala apples, watermelon, cantaloupe, heirloom, cherry, plum and slicing tomatoes, green beans, okra, sunflowers and bouquets, red, white and blue potatoes, various basils, striped, purple and Italian eggplant, broccoli, garlic, onions, scallions, cucumbers, cabbages, savoy cabbage, patty pan, zucchini, yellow squash, red and striped beets, turnips, kohlrabi, lettuces, Swiss and ruby chard, brussel sprouts, collards, kale, mustard greens, radishes, mushrooms, dill, parsley, cilantro.3
You can also find locally grown fresh, pasture raised chicken, eggs, goat cheeses, smoothies, yogurt, milk, pork and 100% grassfed beef-- all free of hormones and antibiotics. Pick up prepared foods; pickles, sauces, fruit butters, apple juice, chutneys, marmalades and unique desserts; gluten free and vegan products; fair trade, organic, locally roasted coffee; nut butters; breads and baked goods; all natural dog food; raw, local honey; maple syrup; handmade soaps, lotions and jewelry.
The kids can enjoy the tune of musical performer Ecoman. Local musician and enviromental teacher Richard McLaughlin helps make Earthkeeping fun for the young ones.
The Wrightstown market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday at the Wrightstown Township municipal parking lot, 2203 Second Street Pike (Rt. 232), Wrightstown, 18940. The market is sponsored by the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance.
Details of Bucks County-produced farmers markets are at www.BucksCountyFoodshedAlliance.org.