This Week at DFM: April 9
Happy Prime Market Season!
We officially kicked off the 14th Prime Season market this past Saturday! Mother Nature was so good to us! There were a lot of new faces, 8 new vendors, 29 returning vendors, a singing mayor, an educational workshop and the ever popular chef demo! We had over 1400 shoppers visit our 100% local vendors! Stay tuned all season! We plan to bring you fresh and local products, enriching workshops and music every Saturday, 9am til Noon! Be sure to check davidsonfarmersmarket.
See you at the Market,
Patty Winters, DFM market manager
We have 8 new vendors added to the 2022 Prime Season:
A Wow-The Plant Gal, Davidson Green School, J.F. Chocolat, Magpies, Mano Bella, Rowland’s Row, Thoughtful Baking Company and Uncle Pep’s.
Returning Prime Season Vendors:
Barbee Farms, Big Oak Farm, Bleu Barn Bistro, Blue Goat Dairy, Cannizzaro Sauce, Coldwater Creek Farms, Correll Farms, Essential Soap Company, Fair Share Farm, Festin Bakery, Flying Fish Seafood, Gilcrest Natural Farm, Hercules Kettle Corn, Heritage Harvest Farm, Herr’s Fresh Flowers, Hodges Family Farm, How Sweet It Is, Jemdeeta, Mood Indigo, Nonni Schiavone Foods, Peaches N’ Cream, Raceway Berry Farm, Renn Bee Farm, Sun Raised Farms, Toro Loco, Twin Oaks Farm, Two Pigs Farm, Uncle Pep’s and Your Mom’s Donuts
Chef Demos are back! – This week we welcome Ferra Hoover as DFM Chef demo of the week. Ferra is a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner. One of the focus’ of her training is to help women who are concerned about cardiovascular disease and high cholesterol. Ferra will be making “Honey Glazed Carrots.” You can find several vendors with fresh carrots and honey to create this yummy treat at home! Make sure to stop by the Chef Demo tent to sample Ferra’s Springtime recipe!
Learn Music will be showcasing several of their talented students at the DFM this Saturday! They will take the stage to share their love of music with the community and to show off what they’ve been learning in their lessons. To learn more about Learn Music, visit learnmusicnc.com.
DFM Accepts EBT & SNAP – and Double Bucks will match your SNAP dollars up to $50!
The Davidson Farmers Market vendors happily accept
Sponsor of the Week
This week we’d like to say thank you to our friend and DFM Sponsor, ACE Hardware and Garden Center of Cornelius. This is our community’s local ACE hardware store that offers so much more! Our Ace has a large garden center and a designer Christmas shop! ACE Hardware and Garden Center will help you maintain your home in a convenient and friendly manner! Visit ACE Hardware and Garden Center today!
Full List of Vendor Offerings
The Davidson Farmers Market
Saturday, April 9, 2022
9 am – Noon
Vendors offering pre-order options are indicated with *PO next to their name.
A variety of fresh produce
Available this Week: We are gearing up for another great market this weekend! NEW this week: Asparagus! Lots of lettuce in many types will be available! We will have beautiful heads of Red Leaf, Green Leaf, and also our greenhouse cut mix. There will be lots of beautiful spinach as well! Also available will be raab, Swiss chard, green garlic, kale, colorful rainbow and traditional orange carrots, beets, sweet potatoes, and white potatoes. As a special treat for the early risers, we will have a limited amount of cucumbers from our greenhouse! Don’t forget to pick up some farm fresh eggs!
For those of you who are ready to get outside and dig in the dirt, we will have rosemary, basil, and assorted starter vegetable plants. For the patio gardener, we will have a few of Tommy’s “up-side-down” tomato plants.
Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for those last-minute additions to our market inventory!
Coldwater Creek Farm *PO
Variety of produce, whole wheat flour, grits, cornmeal, and pork
How to Order: Pre-order on pork only. Text 828.406.0849 to order
Deadline: Friday, April 8, 5 pm
Available this Week: Tuscan and curly kale, swiss chard, bac choi,green onions, carrots, green lettuce, red lettuce, whole wheat flour, cornmeal, grits, aloe plants, sweet potatoes, and pork.
Variety of produce
Available this Week: We are excited to offer lots of potted herbs this week. Our selection will include Basil, Lemon Basil, Thyme, Lemon Thyme, Oregano, Mint, Lemon Balm, Lavender, Cilantro, Dill, and more. All herbs are available in 4″ pots and will be great to keep on the kitchen counter, or planted outside when the weather warms up a bit. We will also have our fresh eggs, we have a large variety of chickens which lay a rainbow of colored eggs.
Home Delivery: this week we will also be taking orders for our Old Fashioned Home Delivery. We will begin delivering fresh produce from our farm to your door beginning in late April and ending in Late July. We deliver to Mooresville, Huntersville, Cornelius, Salisbury and surrounding areas. This weekly delivery is a great way to provide your family with fresh vegetables all season long. More information is available on our website http://www.correllfarm.com or ask us about it at the market!
We can’t wait to see you Saturday, we will be located in the Summit parking lot, just look for our red tablecloths.
Davidson Green School – New Vendor
Worm castings, pollinator + medicinal plants, balms, candles, + luffas
The Davidson Green School will be back on Saturday, May 7!
Greens, roots, garnishes, and specialty items
Available this Week: Gems (for real this time!), Spring Mix, Radishes, + Microgreens.
Wellness + specialty honeys, gourmet mushrooms, heirloom produce, and flowers
How to order: Order via online store
Deadline: Friday, April 8, 2 pm
MUSHROOMS: Lion’s Mane, Black Pearl, Velvet Pioppino, Shiitake, Oyster & dried mushrooms. Mushroom grow blocks: Oyster & Lion’s Mane
FLOWERS: Icelandic Poppies, Ranunculus, Anemones & more are available. Make sure to preorder online to ensure availability.
HONEYS: Wellness Honey (Reishi, Lion’s Mane & Cordyceps infusions) + Wicked Whiskey, Creamed & Raw (6oz & pint)
Local CBD: 100% HHF grown full spectrum CBD oil (625mg, 1250mg, 1500mg THC-FREE, 3000mg)
Mushroom Extracts: Reishi, Chaga + Turkey Tail and Lion’s Mane
To Know: Select PICK-UP at check-out, and choose your preferred location. Free home delivery on orders $60+ within 5 miles of Davidson. For home delivery orders under $60, a $5 delivery fee applies. FB + Insta: @heritageharvestfarmsnc
A variety of produce, chicken, and eggs
Available this Week: Produce: Red Lettuce, radishes, baby collards, chives, rosemary, catnip, Thyme. Chicken: Eggs, whole, breast, wings, quarters, thighs, drumsticks, livers, backs. Pork: Sausage (mild & hot), chops, ribs, shanks, ham steak, shoulder steak, liver.
A variety of fruit
Available this Week: Strawberries + New, Strawberry Ice Cream!!!
Rowland’s Row Farm – New Vendor
Veggies, edible + medicinal plants and landscape + nursery crops
Available this Week: lots of transplants – Broccoli, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Kale, Collards, Basil, Scallions, Tomatoes, Bok Choy, Lettuce, Cilantro, Dill, and possibly some other misc/perennial herbs.
A variety of produce and vegetable plants
Available this Week: a variety of vegetable and herb plants.
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, April 8, 5 pm
To Know: Please visit www.bigoakfarmnc.com for a full list of products.
A variety of North Carolina seafood
Available this week: Mahi-Mahi, Speckled Sea Trout, Dry Pack Sea Scallops + Jumbo Shrimp.
Gilcrest Natural Farm *PO
Pasture raised meats (no hormones, antibiotics, or gmo’s)
Deadline: Friday, April 8, 1 pm
We will have lots of eggs this week! We also have Shish Kabob Cubes for your spring cookouts.
Beef. Steaks: Shish Kabob, NY Strip, Hanger, Sirloin, Ribeye, Flat Iron, Skirt, Flank, Filet Mignon, Philly, Cube Steak. Roasts: Chuck roast, brisket, eye of round. Good stuff: Ground Beef, Hamburger Patties, Short Ribs, Stir Fry/Fajita Strips, Stew Beef, Liver, Chorizo, Sweet Italian Sausage, Andouille, Breakfast Sausage, Soup Bones.
Lamb (from vendor partner Sun Raised Foods). Ground lamb, shoulder chops, loin chops, shank, and leg steaks.
Free Range Eggs: (gmo-free feed) medium, large, jumbo, and pullet eggs
Two Pigs Farm *PO
A variety of pork, beef, and chicken
How to Order: Shop online and pre-order for pick-up
Deadline: Friday, April 8, Noon
To Know: Please visit Two Pigs Farm website for a full list of products.
Available this Week: A variety of never sprayed produce and herbs, corn/soy free fed heritage pork, free range chicken, free range chicken eggs, grass fed lamb, beef, and lard soap.
Blue Goat Dairy
Assorted goat cheese products
Jewish and European pastries
Available this Week: Chocolate and Cinnamon Babka, Whole Grain Challah, Sesame Rolls, Chocolate Tarts, Pear and Almond Tarts, Gouda Rolls, Chocolate Toffee Chip Cookies, Kouign Amann, and Sweet Potato Spice Cake.
How Sweet It Is! *PO
How to Order: Emil Kristine [email protected]
Deadline: Thursday, April 15, Noon
To Know: Taking pre-orders for pick up at the Market next Saturday, April 16 – Easter
Available this Week: Butter pound cake – vanilla and lemon, Sour cream cinnamon coffee cake, Chocolate pound pound, Chocolate pecan brownies, Banana nut bread, Pumpkin bread. Muffins: lemon raspberry, blueberry, + harvest. Cookies: chocolate chip, peanut butter, old fashion sugar, + kitchen sink. Pies: apple, blackberry, cherry, + mixed berry. Easter cutout cookies.
Freshly Baked Products that are Organic, Vegan, Gluten Free, Soy Free, Corn Free, Tree-nut Free (except coconut), + Rice Free
Available this week: Brookies, Fudgy Brownies, Coconut Macaroons, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Banana Muffins (plain, blueberry & chocolate chip flavors), Double Chocolate Chip Muffins, Vanilla Quinoa Treats, Organic Domestic Sunflower Seeds & Pumpkin Seeds (pre-soaked & roasted only with Celtic sea salt).
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, April 7, 10 pm
To Know: Visit our online store for current available products.
Magpies – New Vendor
Sweet + Savory Hand Pies
Available this Week: Savory Hand Pies: Chikken Tikka, Chicken Pot Pie, Spinach Egg + Cheese. Sweet Hand Pies: Blueberry Lemon and Strawberry Rhubarb.
Mano Bella Artisan Foods – New Vendor *PO
Handcrafted Italian Foods
How to Order: www.manobellaartisanfoods.com
Deadline: Thursday, April 7, midnight
To Know: Email [email protected] with any questions or special requests
Available this Week: Fresh Pasta (Semolina, Whole Wheat, Gluten Free),Dried Seasoning Mix (Arrabbiata Primavera, Puttanesca, Norcina), Infused Sea Salt (Meyer Lemon, Chive, Wine, Whiskey), Seasoning Grinders (Calabria, Porcini), Taralli “Italian Sourdough Crackers”, Biscotti, Organic Semolina Cake, Amaretti Cookies, Cannoli Kits,
Sicilian Cheesecake, Seasonal risotto (spinach), Risotto Mixes (Mushroom, Zucchini),
Focaccia, Sugo Pomodoro (Tomato Basil Sauce), + Fresh Mozzarella.
- Weekly Pesto – Kale Turnip Pesto (from Garden Window)
- Chef Special – Roasted Carrot Ravioli (feat Coldwater Creek Farm)
- Dessert Special – Layered Lemon Cake (feat. fresh sage from Small City Farm)
Thoughtful Baking Co. – New Vendor
Available this Week: Shepherds Pie, Chicken Pot Pie, + Veggie Pot Pie. Quiche –
Bacon & Cheddar and Asparagus Asiago. Desserts – Strawberry Cobbler and Strawberry Crisp(GF).
Fresh salsa and guacamole
Available this Week: Guacamole, mild and medium salsa, and mango salsa.
Delicious farm to truck food, serving breakfast and lunch
Available this Week: Breakfast: Burrito, Grilled Cheese + BYO Bowl. Lunch: Sunrise Burger, Chicken Burger, and Peruvian Pork Belly Tacos. Kids Burger + Kids Grilled Cheese.
Freshly popped kettle corn
Available this week: Big Herc bag of kettle corn ($10), Lil Herc bag of kettle corn ($6).
Bleu Barn Bistro Pantry
Jams, jellies, preserves, hot sauces, pickles, + spice blends
Authentic Italian sauces
Available this Week: (16oz & 32oz) Marinara sauce, Arrabbiata sauce, Mushroom Marinara sauce, Vodka sauce, Vegan marinara, Piccata sauce, and Variety 3 pack.
Dressings and Marinades
Earthly Dressings will be back in a few weeks!
JF Chocolat – New Vendor
Hand Crafted Chocolate Confections and Candies
Available this Week: Bars – white, milk, dark solid chocolate + caramel filled. Slabs – cookies n’ cream, smores, + crunchy almond. Espresso Squares – dark chocolate ground with espresso beans. Bonbon gift boxes and Truffle gift boxes. Chocolate cherries, candied almonds in chocolate, + Choco Puffs.
Nonni’s Gourmet Kitchen *PO
Foods with a southern flair to add spice and flavor to your life
Available this Week: Rojo Caliente (4oz and 9 oz red pepper jelly), Sol Picante (4 oz habanero pepper jelly), Spicy Bog (9 oz cranberry chutney), Southern Chow Chow (16 oz), Jarred pickled vegetables: Bada Bing Bada Beans (16 oz), Over the Top Okra (16 oz), Crazy Crunchy Carrots (16 oz), Awesome Asparagus (16 oz), Carolina Catsup (16 oz); 4 oz bags of nut brittles (cashew, pecan, 4-Nut, and spicy pistachio almond); Italian Jelly Candies.
Sample of the Week: Awesome Asparagus in an Asparagus Mushroom tart.
Local honey by the pound and the quart
To Know: Cash only
Uncle Peps – New Vendor
Small batch producer of gourmet cocktail mixes
Uncle Peps will be at the Market in May!
FLOWERS + PLANTS
A-Wow The Plant Gal – New Vendor
Houseplants, succulents, herbs, annuals, perennials, groundcover, + evergreens
Available this Week: Hanging baskets for sun and shade, Herbs, Individual annual flowering and foliage plants, Perennial Plants, + Houseplants.
Herr Fresh Flowers *PO
Fresh cut flowers and arrangements
How to Order: Email order – [email protected]
Deadline: Thursday, April 7, 6 pm
Available this Week: $10, $20, $30 floral bouquet.
Raceway Berry Farm *PO
A variety of wildflowers in mason jar arrangements or bouquets.
HEALTH & BEAUTY
Handmade, all-natural skin care products
How to Order: Email order
Deadline: Friday, April 8, Noon
To Know: For a complete list of available products for pre-orders and in-person shopping, please visit Essential Soap Company
Available this Week: Soaps, hand and face creams, beard conditioners and beard oils, facial products, body oils, and more.
Easter Gift Box Special: Pre-order these Easter Gift Boxes by emailing your order (to [email protected]) before noon on Friday before the Saturday market. The contents of the Gift Boxes are the same – Skinny Dip Soap, Cuticle Cure and Orange Honey Lips. Customers should indicate in their email which Easter box they want – box with bunnies on it or box with eggs on it – both super cute!
Mood Indigo *PO
Handcrafted small batch, all natural bath and body products
How to Order: Email order – [email protected] or go to our website www.moodindigoliving.comand at checkout pick “Local Pickup.” Please let us know in the comment section of the shopping cart that you will be picking up your order at the Market on Saturday
Deadline: Friday, April 8, 10 am
Available this week: back at the market with our very own Loofah’s, All-Natural Handmade Soaps, Body Butters, Face & Body Scrubs, Bath Bombs, Lip Balms and more. And of course, our very famous LOO BOMBS … yes, they are handmade for your potty, with essential oils to boot, and guaranteed to help every bathroom relationship!