The place to be this Saturday February 26th from 10 am -1 pm is the Columbus Winter Farmers’ Market. Our market is held at the Clintonville Woman’s Club at 3951 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43214.
You can find future market dates on our website at www.columbuswinterfarmersmarket.com . Including a special market date on March 12, 2011 to be held in conjunction with Oakland Nursery’s Spring Fling, more details in this newsletter and on our website.
This week for your listening enjoyment we have “Timbre Wolves,” featuring their toe tapping old fashion folk music. Check out their web site at http://www.timbrewolves.carl-yaffey.com
Come join us and enjoy our hospitality area while listening to great music and browsing our market. Remember lunches are available through the Clintonville Woman’s Club and chef Augie is preparing white bean chicken chili soup for your dining pleasure.
Visit our farmers/producers and shop their wonderful selection of value added products. Our farmers/ producers this week include:
Ochs Fruit Farm of Lancaster offering apples, cider and apple butter.
Rausch Beef of Marysville with his grass & grain fed beef. Pick up some choice cuts for your dining pleasure its some of the best beef around!
Sue’s Kitchen of Pataskala with her wonderful cookie stacks, mini pies, biker bars, and sweet breads.
Swisher Creek Farm from Blacklick, Ohio, bringing their alpaca fiber art such as handmade felted purses, mittens and lovely scarves. Also hand-knit alpaca hats and alpaca yarn to knit your own projects. Judy can help you pick just the right yarn for your knitting projects.
Honey Health Farms from Marysville providers of local raw honey, blended honey, bee pollen, home-made soaps, lip & body balm and moisture cream. Are you suffering from chapped skin or lips with the weather try their natural honey product lip balm or body balm to soften those dry cracked areas.
Oh Lather Soap Works of Columbus offering his hand crafted all vegetable oil soaps. He uses base oils of palm, olive and coconut in the production of his soaps.
Ohio Bison Farm of Grove City, offering their all natural bison meat in a variety of cuts.
Lucky Cat Farm with their artisan breads and muffins.
Cathy’s Tasty Treats with their tastefully delicious herb dips, rubs & seasonings, teas, cappuccinos, jams & jellies, soup mixes, crock-pot cakes, granola, gourmet dog & cat treats & farm/wildlife/pet art stationary.
Gluten Free Expressions of Hebron with their gluten free baked goods.
Carousel Watergardens Farm from Marion, Ohio will offer organic free range antibiotic and hormone free frozen turkey sausage, drums, turkey brats. Be sure to try their wonderful chicken with many ways to choose from whole, cut up, brats, sausage patties, ground, boneless skinless breast, backs, giblets, livers, and wings. They will offer winter produce such as cabbage, sweet potatoes, garlic, radishes, red potatoes, onions, broccoli, limited spinach, spring mix & a few romaine lettuce heads and their delicious farm fresh brown eggs. Ask for details about their summer vegetable, egg and meat CSA’s.
If you need a large order of meat please call ahead and place your order for pickup at the farmers market the number is 740-387-3580.
Osage Lane Creamery of Pataskala with goat’s milk feta cheese, cheese balls and Danish Hansen cheese.
We hope you are enjoying a wonderful market season and we thank you for your patronage and support. Remember our farmers market is the only market started by farmers for farmers and run by farmers to direct market to their consumers in the Columbus area. Support your local farmer – Buy Fresh Buy Local. www.columbuswinterfarmersmarket.com .
We are pleased to announce that the Columbus Winter Farmers Market is teaming up with Oakland Nursery’s Spring Fling on March 12th and we will hold a special farmers market in conjunction with their celebration. Mark your calendar to come shop our farmers market and enjoy the activities at Oakland Nursery at 1156 Oakland Park Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43224. The market will be held in Oakland Nursery’s Gustav & Berta Reiner’s Education Center. Where you will be able to shop your favorite farmers and producers while also planning your spring planting season with Oakland Nursery. For more info see our website www.columbuswinterfarmersmarket.com or Oakland Nursery web site at http://www.oaklandnursery.com/web/specials.html
Our next market will be Saturday March 5, 2011 with our featured entertainment The Ukulele Cowboy Society of Columbus, Ohio a fun, hot, eclectic alternative jazz and swing style duo that features various music ranging from popular jazz standards to classic country swing and even some “old timey blues. Be sure to check out their web site at www.theukulelecowboysociety.com .