Fresh Sheet: August 24, 2016

Time to get corny!

It's corn season at SWEFM, with our local farmers bringing the freshest corn in the city to our market. Whether you like it grilled, boiled, raw (seriously!) or in your favourite summer dish, be sure to stock up on this seasonal delight this week!

Join us here on the Fresh Sheet every Tuesday to see what's fresh and happening at your favourite farmers' market! Remember, please leave Fido at home- no dogs are allowed where food is being served!

Parkinson Alberta will be in the Community Tent this week. Parkinson Alberta helps make every day better for Albertans affected by Parkinson disease. They provide support services, education, advocacy and funds for research.

Dargatz Family Farm will be bringing their usual potatoes, tomatoes and potted plants and herbs, along with squash, carrots, cauliflower, broccoli, and leafy vegetables.

Holden Colony will be bringing their fresh field and greenhouse veggies, along with frozen chickens, preserves, and eggs.

Lactuca Urban Farm will be bringing their hyperlocal salad mix, along with arugula, parsley, dill, garlic, kale, squash, basil, beans, carrots, corn and fresh flowers.

Riverbend Gardens will be bringing fresh potatoes, carrots, beets, beans, dill, summer squash, onions, corn, and other field crops this week.

S4 Greenhouses always has the most delicious greenhouse vegetables, from lettuce, and tomatoes to mini cucumbers and fresh bell peppers.

Birds and Bees Winery is back this week with their wonderful fruit wines and meads. They'll be sampling at their stall, so be sure to welcome them back to market over a sip of wine!

Cafe Bel-Air will be bringing fresh, handmade popsicles to market. All of Cafe Bel-Air's popsicles are free of gluten and tree nuts, and they have vegan options as well!

Crafty Cooks has a great line of take-home meals and will be sampling their pasta sauce and Smokey Chickpea Lentil soup.

Cravings Gelato will be bringing their fantastic gelato, gelato pops and her new diabetic class of gelatos.

Honest Dumplings is bringing their handmade dumplings in delicious flavours.

Jamaican Chefmon will be bringing their Jamaican sauces, sides and mains this week.

Jerky Jerky will be on-site with their beef and pork jerkies in a variety of flavours.

Melodi's Kitchen is our favourite Turkish food vendor and will be bringing all of their popular dishes for you to try.

Michelle's Preserves is back this week with her amazing pickles and jams.

Mini Kitchen specializes in delicious Indian and Thai food.

O'Delight will be bringing their homemade Moroccan foods. They always have samples of their wonderful take-home meals!

Thai Sab Food Co. will be bringing her delicious Thai foods to market this week.

Theo's Greek Kouzina will be bringing their well-loved greek dips and treats to market this week.

Urban Pierogies will be joining us with their fresh pierogies made from simple and organic ingredients. They'll be sampling their borscht pierogies this week.

Our photo of the week features the happy crowd around Lactuca's stall stocking up on local veggies and beautiful cut flowers.

Our photo of the week features the happy crowd around Lactuca's stall stocking up on local veggies and beautiful cut flowers.

The Sprouts Program for kids continues! Children between 4-12 will receive a $2 token to spend with our fruit and vegetable vendors.

This week, our Sprouts recipe is "Dora and Diego's Tasty Corn Topper". You can pick up your copy of the recipe at the Sprouts table when you check in! For more information on the Sprouts Program, click here.

AIG Produce will be bringing fresh cherries (red and Rainier), berries, plums, very juicy nectarines, along with melons, and are featuring honey crisp apples this week.

Red Apple will have a wide variety of fresh B.C. fruits.

Steve & Dan's Fresh B.C. Fruit will have a variety of fresh B.C. fruits along with dehydrated apples and sparkling apple juice.

Effing Seafoods will be bringing fresh fish and seafood to market this week.

Sunworks Organic Farm will be joining us with their humanely raised meats, sausages, and eggs. Sunworks is hosting a farm day on September 5th, so stop by to chat with Ron about the details!

Auntie Jean's Fudge will be at market with her handmade fudge.

Calico Baking Company will be back this week with their fresh sourdough, pastries, pretzel buns and other baked goods.

Celebrate, Gluten Free is the perfect option for those with gluten sensitivities. They always have amazing bagels, cupcakes, and loaves of bread available!

Confetti Sweets is our favourite pink tent at market, full of wonderful cookies!

Fresh 2 Share will be on-site with their Swiss braided breads and meringues this week.

Prairie Mill Bread Co. makes all of his bread loaves and cinnamon buns right in our neck of the woods!

Sandra's Macarons will be bringing her bright and delicious array of hand-made macarons this week.

Sweet Stuff will be bringing her delicious cupcakes, tarts, and cookies to market.

Bully Food Truck will be serving up drool-worthy comfort food using fresh and local ingredients.

Fat Franks will be ready to serve you their delicious hot dogs and smokies with all the fixings!

La Poutine will be joining us with hand-cut fries and authentic poutine.

Original Canadian Kettle Corn, a farmers' market staple, will be here this week satisfying all of your cravings for this summer favourite!

Pink Taffeta Catering will be coming to market with sweet curry chicken, perogie poutine, creamy polenta squares with tomato ragu, and peach pie.

Yellowbird Cafe Truck will be back at SWEFM this week with their friendly smiles and delicious Asian fusion cuisine.

Ada's Soap Shop has a large line of natural skincare and shaving products.  All of his products are hand made in Edmonton!

Carmen's Jewelry is joining us again this week with her leather handmade jewelry.

Cheeky the Cloth Diaper Co. will be back at market this week, bringing reuseable cloth diapers and eco-friendly baby accessories to market.

Hunter & Hanley will be joining us with their hand-painted home decor items and baby attire.

Skinchantment will be bringing facial oils, facial sprays, dry masques, bath salts and beard oils.

Wilmar Farms will be back with their healthy hemp products for the kitchen and your skin.

SEE YOU AT MARKET ON WEDNESDAY EVENING!

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