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Aberfoyle Market Minute: Field Tomatoes Are Here!


Field Tomatoes are finally here!! There are few things in life that conjure up the taste of summer quite like a field ripened tomato! Make sure to stop by the market this Saturday to get some for yourself.

In addition to tomatoes, peaches also see their return to the market this weekend! Stop by Warner Orchards to get yours.

Did you know that our market is a wonderful place to seek some shade on a hot and humid day? Visit the market to get a quick bite to eat like a pure 100% Wagyu beef hot dog from Wagyu World and a side of fries from Aberfritter Snack Co. And speaking of Aberfritter Snack Co, you will be able to purchase a dozen fritters to take home and enjoy later, or as a gift for friends.

Nothing says summer like a bbq. Top Market Meats has their beer sausage in stock this weekend, made with beer from The Elora Brewing Company. Yum!

With the summer bounty upon us we now have a new vendor Nook Farms joining our market. Make sure to pop by and welcome into our little market family.

Here are some of the amazing produce you can find at our market this week:

Vegetables: Garlic, kale (black, green & red), swiss chard, mizuna, beets (red & golden), parsley, beans (green & yellow), bok choy, broccoli, carrots (orange & mixed), celery, cucumbers (English, field & pickles), green onions, peas (shelling, snow & sugar snap), potatoes, radishes, tomatoes (red & yellow grape), turnips, zucchini (green & yellow), basil, chives, cilantro, dill, oregano, rosemary, summer savory, thyme.

Fruit: *New* peaches & nectarines! As well as plums, apricots, cherries (sweet & sour), raspberries & wild blueberries.

Visit our produce vendors for an individual selection of amazing locally grown, fresh picked products each week.

Produce Vendors:
*New* Nook Farm, Lincoln Mushroom farm, Nith Valley Organics, Parker Family Farm,Vandenbroek Family Farm, Warner Orchards

Meat, Cheese & Eggs:
Top Market Meats, Wagyu World, Sun Rise Acres

Prepared foods:
Aberfritter Snack Co.,Lovin’ Oven Bakery & Confections,Tigchelaar Apple Farm – Just a Cup coffee (coffee, meat pies, jams, soups, drinks)

Baked goods & confections:
Lovin’ Oven Bakery & Confections

Cox Creek Estate Winery

Sun Rise Acres, Parker Family Farm

Jams, sauces, syrup, spices & honey:
Rootham Gourmet, The Burrs & the Bees, The Mortar & Pestle Spice Shop, Aberfritter Snack Co. (Shady Grove Maple Syrup), Warner Orchards

Soap & Bath products:
The Mortar & Pestle Spice Shop, The Burrs & the Bees

Crafters & Artisans:
Habitees, JWare Pottery, Norm’s Wood Pens, KristalKreations, C.S.H

The Aberfoyle Farmers’ Market is located on the Optimist Recreation Centre rink surface (behind the Puslinch Library) at 23 Brock Road South in Aberfoyle, Ontario. Open Saturdays from 8am to 1pm. Visit us and taste the difference local makes.

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