DAVIDSON FARMERS MARKET

This Week at Davidson Farmers Market

by | Jul 23, 2020 | Davidson Farmers Market, News

Check out all the offerings at this week’s Davidson Farmers Market.

 

We Ask That You Please

  • Wear a mask to enter DFM;
  • Please refrain from touching products, unless a vendor has made hand sanitizer and food handling available – this will differ by vendor;
  • Maintain social distancing when shopping: at least 6 feet;
  • Credit card payments encouraged and accepted, keep cash payments to a minimum;
  • Minimize gathering within the market, catch up with folks outside the market boundaries;
  • Only use the designated entrance and exit for the market, and;
  • No pets allowed in the market, certified service animals welcome.

 

Market Hours & Map

DFM hours are Every Saturday 9:00am – Noon, located behind Summit Coffee on Main Street in the Jackson Street parking lot.

The Market has ONE ENTRANCE and TWO EXITS to create a one-way flow of shopper traffic. The entrance is at the top of the Jackson Street Parking Lot, entering near the red tent. To the right of the entrance will be the Market Tent.

We will have lots of signs to help direct traffic and plenty of volunteers to help answer shopper questions.

To enter the market, shoppers must wear a mask. If any condition prevents you from wearing a mask, our volunteers will gladly serve as your personal shopper – just meet us at the Market Tent and give us a list, and we will enter the market for you.

All vendors, staff, and volunteers will wear masks and have hand sanitizer accessible. In addition, there will be two hand sanitizer stations in the greenspace outside of the market boundaries for shoppers to use (provided by the Town of Davidson).

 

The Vendors | Saturday, July 25

This week our vendors have a variety of in-person shopping AND pre-order selections including melons, tomatoes, chicken, eggs, jams & pickles, goat cheese, and freshly cut bouquets.

To view this week’s vendor offerings, please click the link below.

Vendors offering pre-order options are indicated with *PO next to their name.

If you choose pre-order and do not plan to shop in-person, you can skip the line to enter the market and pick up your pre-order from the Market Tent (the red tent to the right of the Market entrance). Just give your name and who you pre-ordered from and our DFM volunteers will get your order for you.

All DFM vendors are offering in-person shopping. Some vendors will allow shoppers to pick their own products with proper hand sanitation, ​please ask vendors before touching items.

 

Barbee FarmsA variety of fresh produce

Available this week:​ Available this week:​ ​Melons​ are back! We will have watermelons (both seeded and seedless), canary, and cantaloupe. ​Peaches​ that are ​simply delicious​, as well as tomatoes (heirloom, red and Roma), cherry tomatoes (yellow and red), green beans, corn, cucumbers, squash, zucchini, eggplant and okra. We have many varieties of peppers: sweet bells, poblano, and jalapeno. New crop white potatoes and sweet potatoes will also be available as well as both red and white onions. Don’t forget to pick up some farm fresh eggs!

To Know:​ ​At our Davidson Market vending site, customers will be able to choose their own produce after proper hand sanitization.​ We will not be offering online ordering this weekend for Davidson market pick up but will have staff available to assist you with your shopping if requested. Online shopping for farm stand pick up is available as a “no contact” shopping option. ​Visit our website (​www.BarbeeFarms.net​) for more info!

Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for those last-minute additions to our market inventory!

 

Correll FarmsQuality produce fresh from the farm

Available this week:​ Beautiful red, pink, purple, tiger stripe, cherry, grape, and Roma tomatoes. Also, will have beautiful bell peppers in a rainbow of colors. Our new patch of bicolor sweet corn is super sweet. Plus, lots of other items available.

 

Fair Share Farm – Greens, roots, garnish, and specialty items

Available this week:​ Lettuce and micro greens.

 

 Heritage Harvest Farm​ ​*PO – Wellness honey, mushrooms, heirloom produce, and flowers

How to order:​ Order via ​online store​ & don’t forget a la carte add-ons! Deadline:​ Friday, July 24, 2:00 pm
Available this week: ​Several boxed and a la carte options
Farmer’s Friend Food Boxes:

Chef Series Recipe Box | Featuring Chef Travis Myers (roasted shishito & chanterelles/shiitake): $20

Mix and Match Cheese (Cow) Plate Box: prices vary
Big Box: $45-50
Little Box: $20
Pre-order via our ​online store​ + add a la carte offerings like cheese, berries & seasonal produce)

Local Mushrooms: ​Foraged shrooms are in season & have limited availability, so please pre-order! Lion’s Mane (culinary & medicinal), Black Pearl, Velvet Pioppino/Chestnut, Shiitake, Oyster & dried mushrooms.

Flowers: ​ ​Bud vase beauties return with​ ​zinnias, lisianthus, & more!

To Know: ​Free home delivery available for orders $40+ within 5 miles of Davidson. Enter code​ STRONGERTOGETHER​ to bypass shipping & note pick-up or delivery preferences at checkout.

 

Twin Oak Farm – A variety of fresh vegetables and fruit

Available this week:​ Tomatoes, yellow squash, zucchini, cucumbers, eggplant, bell pepper, okra, sweet corn, onions, potatoes, and cantaloupe.

 

 Big Oak​ *​ PO – A variety of beef and pork products

How to order:​ Email at ​[email protected]​, include order, name, and phone number

Deadline:​ Friday, July 24, 5:00 pm

Available this week:​ Please visit ​www.bigoakfarmnc.com ​for a full list of products.

To Know:​ This week steaks are sold out, but will be back soon!

 

Flying Fish SeafoodFreshly caught NC seafood

Available this week:​ Grouper, Tuna, Flounder, Dry Pack Scallops, & Shrimp

 

 Gilcrest Natural Farm​ ​*PO – A variety of beef, pork, chicken, and egg products

How to order:​ Please place pre-orders on our website, ​http://www.gilcrestnc.com . Deadline:​ Friday, July 24, 1:00 pm

Available this week:​ Steaks:​ filet mignon, NY strip, sirloin, Philly. ​Roasts:​ eye of round, brisket, chuck roast. ​Good stuff: ​ground beef, hamburger patties, stir fry strips, stew beef, beef bones, liver, breakfast sausage, chorizo, Italian(sweet bulk) and Hot Italian (links), and Andouille sausage.

NEW Lamb (from vendor partner Sun Raised Foods).​ Loin chops, shoulder steaks, ground lamb, neck steaks, bones for stock.

Chicken:​ Backs and necks for stock. Our next batch of chicken is on the pasture and ready for you mid-August.

Free Range Eggs:​ (gmo-free feed) large and jumbo. Limited supply.

To Know:​ Questions? 704-308-1431 Amy or ​[email protected]

 

Two Pigs Farm​ ​*PO – A variety of pork, beef, and chicken

How to order:​ Shop ​online​ and pre-order for pick-up

Deadline:​ Friday, July 24, Noon

Available this week:​ Please visit Two Pigs Farm website for a full list of products.

 

Blue Goat Dairy- Assorted goat cheese products

Uno Alla Volta

Cheesemaker specializing in mozzarella, ricotta, burrata, and cultured butter

 

Butter Crust Bakery​ ​(NEW VENDOR) – Freshly baked morning pastries

Available this week:​ ​Plain croissant, chocolate croissant, almond croissant, cheese danish, lemon danish, and raspberry bun danish.

 

How Sweet It Is – Freshly baked cookies, bars, pies, and more.

Available this week: B​utter pound cake (lemon and chocolate), Sour cream cinnamon coffee cake, Banana nut bread, pumpkin bread, lemon blueberry bread, Chocolate pecan brownies, butterscotch blonde brownies, Muffins (lemon, blueberry, harvest, lemon raspberry), Pies (apple, blueberry, cherry, peach, mixed berry), Cookies (Chocolate chip, peanut butter, sugar, kitchen sink), and Cinnamon Buns.

 

Your Moms Donuts​ *​ PO – A variety of fresh baked breads, pastries, and delicious donuts!

How to order: ​online ​www.your-moms-donuts-nc.myshopify.com/  Deadline:​ Thursday, July 23, 10:00 pm

Available this week:​ Visit online store for current available products

   

Cannizzaro SaucesAuthentic Italian sauces

Available this week:​ (16oz & 32oz) Marinara sauce, Arrabbiata sauce, Mushroom Marinara sauce, Vodka sauce, Vegan marinara, Piccata sauce, and Variety 3 pack.

 

Toro Loco Party Salsa – Fresh salsa and guacamole

Available this week:​ Guacamole, mild and medium salsa, and mango salsa

 

Kathryn’s Cottage Kitchen ​*PO – Gourmet salad dressings and cheese spreads

How to order:​ Call or text Ashley to pre-order, 704-574-2074 Deadline:​ Friday, July 24, 5:00 pm

Available this week:​ Chicken salad, pimento cheese, jalapeño pimento cheese, olive and cream cheese spread, blue cheese & ranch dressing, and balsamic dressing.

 

Bleu Barn Bistro – Food Truck

Delicious farm to truck food, breakfast and lunch

 

Batistini Farms​ ​(NEW VENDOR) ​*PO

Organic & Real Family Estate Olive Oil, Thick & Aged Balsamic, No Artificial or Additives, NON GMO & Gluten Free

How to order​: Pre-order ​online​ or text Tom at 919-740-0998

Deadline:​ Friday, July 24, 5:00 pm

Available this week:​ Visit website for available products

To Know:​ During checkout, under shipping, click Flat Rate and select LOCAL for $0 charge. Under notes add DFM

 

Renn Bee Farm

Local honey by the pound and the quart

Visit their FB page for more information

 

Updog KombuchaWomen owned, handcrafted kombucha

Available this weeK: ​3 flavors on tap (including Carolina Strawberry). Selling 16oz cups and 64oz growlers, mix and match 4 packs, and Updog Kombucha canvas tote bags.

To Know:​ Updog be ​refilling ​any size growler (32oz or 64oz)—customers will receive an alcohol prep pad to wipe their growler and cap before refilling.

 

Herr Fresh Flowers​ *​ PO – Fresh cut flowers and arrangements

How to order:​ Order online ​http://herrfreshflowers.weebly.com/our-store-front.html  Deadline:​ Friday, July 24, Noon

Available this week: ​$10, $20, $30 floral bouquets. Bunches also available: sunflowers or gladiolus.

 

Raceway Berry Farm ​ ​*PO – A variety of wildflowers in mason jar arrangements or bouquets.

How to order:​ Shop ​online​ and pre-order for pick-up

Deadline: ​Friday, July 24, Noon

Available this week:​ Seasonal Arrangements: Mason jar ($10), White ceramic ($20), Hobnail glass container ($45)

 

Essential Soap Company

Handmade, all-natural skin care products

Visit their Facebook page for more information

       

Lavender Garden – Health and beauty lavender products

Available this week:​ Lavender Lotion, Linen Spray, Astringent, Lip Balm, and Lavender Deodorant

 

Mood Indigo SoapsHandcrafted small batch, all natural bath and body products

Summer Edition soaps were a big hit last week, limited supplies this Saturday (Almond, Coffee Espresso Bean, and Coffee Almond, Tulsi with Activated Coconut Charcoal, and Sweet Fennel).

Butter & Scrub Special:​ Purchase a large butter and get a free bath bomb!

And all your favorite Scrubs, Butters, Lip Balms (in tubes as well) Bath Bombs, Loo Bombs, Face oils, Face Masks, and Essential Oil Perfumes.

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