2011 Market Fair farmers, growers and producers

Kathy Zeman & Nick Zeman Simple Harvest Farm Organics Certified organic produce, goat milk soap, embroidery, dog treats, honey, dehydrated foods, canned foods, baking
Mary, Kristie, and Matt Malecha Willow Creek Market Farm, LLC produce, eggs, cut flowers
Pat McBride McBride Farm strawberries
Laura Heiman Schoolhouse Apiary honey, candles, yarn, flowers, wool
Cindy Partello Pascoli del Dio Partello Family Farm produce, eggs, cut flowers
Luigi Sison jams, pickles, sauces, spices, breads, pastries, dehydrated goods
Andrew Ehrmann & Betsy Allister Spring Wind Farm produce
Katie & Andrew Ebling Standing Rock Farm produce
Lucy Thao produce, flowers
Pat & Tammy Winter Red Barn Farm of Northfield produce, salsa, canned items
Leslie Mahle Sogn Valley CSA and Market Farm produce, flowers
Martha Schuetzle baked items
 Greg Carlson  SEEDS  produce, eggs, honey, and more – communal farm

This Week at Market Fair – Oct. 8

This week Market Fair profiles Finca Mirasol, a local farm that specializing in free-range chickens and an assortment of vegetables. They also grow black beans. Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin, known for his work with the Rural Enterprise Center – a program of Main Street Project, was able to produce a cold climate variety of the native Guatemalan black turtle bean in Minnesota! Read more here.

Prairie Creek Community School is hosting a Poetry Making Activity this Saturday starting at 10:00 a.m. at the welcome tent that will encourage Fair goers of all ages to exercise their own poetry writing skills. Using magnetic poetry kits, one can build their own expressive thoughts on the spot! A microphone will be available on-site for those interested in reciting their literary work.

Also, mark you calendars for Oct. 15th’s Harvest Festival! This is a family friendly celebration with seasonal farmers market goods, live entertainment, and art activities from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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Farmers Kathy Zeman and Betsy Allister mentioned in Star Tribune