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The Online Market is open for ordering from 8 AM Wednesday till 8 PM on Thursday.
Spring time is upon us again. The planting of vegetables and flowers is in full spead as we work to provide an aboundance of fresh new products. Please feel free to make your selections from the great products available this week.

Remember the New Customer Referral Program
From March 20 through June 30

How it Works
1. Tell a friend about the CUMMING HARVEST farmers market.
2. Have them register at cumming.locallygrown.net. (the market managers will contact all new customers to ask who referred them)
3. After their third purchase (3 different weeks), your credit will be applied to your account.
Thank you for sharing your love of healthy food and for helping to support our local growers!

Stephen Daniels
770-905-9155



 
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Extra, Extra - Read All About It!


When you come to the market this week, please pick up some of the “Extras” we have on hand. Take 20% off when you mention this email! Here’s what we have on hand:

1 – Pork Loin roast 3+ lbs @ $24 (regular $30) from Fox on Fire
2 – Chicken breasts, small @ $4.80 (regular $6) from Back in Time
2 – Chicken breasts, large @ $9.20 (regular $11.50) from Back in Time
1 – Chicken Bone Broth @ $8 (regular $10) from Back in Time
2 – Chicken livers @ $7.20 (regular $9) from Back in Time

Email me at angie.breindl@mealsbygrace.org to put in your request so I can reserve your items for this Saturday.

We usually have extras from some of our growers each week. You are also welcome to reach out to me to see what is available for pickup at the pantry during the week (Monday to Thursday).

Our address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041 (behind Hollywood Feed). Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday morning through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

Looking ahead, the market will be closed for Labor Day weekend (Sept. 4th).

Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Meals by Grace
404-426-4055

Grower Spotlight


This week, we feature one of our growers – Simply Southard. Be sure to check out their products each week and support them when you can.

Simply Southard – They grow their own fruits without the use of chemicals and pesticides. They make their own jams and jellies and relishes from family recipes, one batch at a time, not in mass production. These jams, jellies, and relishes are made in their Certified Kitchen. They grow it…they pick it…they make it.

Our address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041 (behind Hollywood Feed). Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday morning through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.
As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Meals by Grace
404-426-4055

Duck egg recipes


We have several growers who provide duck eggs for the Cumming Harvest Market. If you have been on the fence about ordering them, check out some of these interesting ideas of how to use duck eggs:

12 Delicious Duck Egg Recipes to Try As Soon As Possible – click on link for details (or paste in your browser):

Morningchores.com/duck-egg-recipes/

1. Duck Egg Brownies
2. Maple Custard
3. Duck Egg Over Hamburger
4. Steak and Eggs
5. Bacon Hash with Fried Duck Egg
6. Duck Egg Pasta
7. Hard Boiled Duck Egg
8. Poached Eggs
9. Quiche
10. Mayonnaise
11. Chocolate Chip Cookies
12. Duck Egg Sponge Cake

The new address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041
We are in the very back of the Hollywood Feed building.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday morning through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Meals by Grace
404-426-4055

NEW CUSTOMER INFO


Here are some helpful tips for our newest customers:

• Order early (market opens at 8am Wednesdays)
• It’s okay to make multiple orders – we will group them together for pickup
• Bring tote bags or crates to transport your items to your car
• Prepay for your order on a credit card for quicker turnaround time at pickup – you can also add “extra” items at that time and they can be billed to your card on file

The new address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041
Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend. We are no longer at the location of Pilgrim Mill. If there any questions please feel free to reach out to the market manager.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday morning through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Meals by Grace
404-426-4055

WIN! WIN! WIN!


Shopping the Cumming Harvest Market is a triple WIN:

1. You get products that are fresh, chemical-free and sustainably- grown; many products are Certified Naturally Grown
2. You support your local community by buying from family farms and small businesses in the area, providing stability to your local economy
3. A portion of the proceeds go back to Meals by Grace to fight food insecurity for hungry children and their families in North Georgia

Thank you for being part of our winning team!

The new address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041
Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend. We are no longer at the location off Pilgrim Mill. If there any questions please feel free to reach out to the market manager.

As a reminder, the market is open from Wednesday morning through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Meals by Grace
404-426-4055

Don’t keep CHM a secret!


Don’t assume that your neighbors have discovered what you are already enjoying by shopping local. We had several new clients join us over the last month and were amazed to uncover the secret. Help us spread the word about Cumming Harvest Market! Your testimonials are the best form of advertising.

The new address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041
Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend. We are no longer at the location of Pilgrim Mill. If there any questions please feel free to reach out to the market manager.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Meals by Grace
404-426-4055

The Blueberries are here!


FM Aquaponics Farm is growing blueberries, so be on the lookout for some yummy berries – great for those summer picnics! Be sure to check out all that our local growers have to offer as well.

The new address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041
Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend. We are no longer at the location of Pilgrim Mill. If there any questions please feel free to reach out to the market manager.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday morning through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Meals by Grace
404-426-4055

Market Closed for July 3, 2021


Hello everyone,
We hope everyone is doing well! As a reminder, the market is closed this weekend, July 3, 2021. We are closed for the holiday. We hope everyone has a fantastic weekend!
We will reopen the market on Wednesday July 7th for the Saturday market on July 10th! See you all then!

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Jaclyn Barnum, LMSW, CMFT, HSBCP
Market Manager
678-630-5906

Tell your loved ones about the Cumming Harvest Market!


Happy Wednesday, Cumming Harvest Market shoppers! Please make sure your friends and family know about us if they haven’t already started ordering fresh produce, eggs, and other locally made products. They can even stop by during the week to purchase our available “extras” like eggs and lettuce.

The new address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041
Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend. We are no longer at the location of Pilgrim Mill. If there any questions please feel free to reach out to the market manager.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Fill Ministries
404-426-4055

Tell your loved ones about the Cumming Harvest Market!


Happy Wednesday, Cumming Harvest Market shoppers! Please make sure your friends and family know about us if they haven’t already started ordering fresh produce, eggs, and other locally made products. They can even stop by during the week to purchase our available “extras” like eggs and lettuce.

The new address is: 3540 Keith Bridge Road, Cumming 30041
Please be sure to come to the new address this weekend. We are no longer at the location of Pilgrim Mill. If there any questions please feel free to reach out to the market manager.

As a reminder the market is open from Wednesday through Thursday at 8pm for orders. All orders must be picked up on Saturday from 10am until 12pm noon. Please be respectful of our volunteers’ time and plan to pick up early and not right before noon.

As always, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns.

Thanks,
Angie Breindl
Local Support for Cumming Harvest Market and Fill Ministries
404-426-4055