Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: October 17th Market Report


Cool, crisp air, beautiful sunrises and sunsets, green leaves turning to reds, oranges, and yellows... fall is in the air on this farm fresh day in Uptown Westerville.

The weather forecast calls for a cool, windy day with emperatures in the low 50s, partly sunny skies, and no chance of rain.

Today's vendor line-up includes: The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, jCs Sweet Ice Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Hinton Apiaries, Flying j Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards, Made Without Grain, Pleiades Maple Products, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas.

J-Pops has completed its 2018 market season. Much thanks to Steve White.

And, Ohio Farm Direct is a possible.

Our community partners this week are Westerville Electric Division and Westerville Water Division.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

Thank you for giving us the business!

See you at the market.


Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for October 17th


Cooking is all about people. Food is maybe the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world, people get together to eat. [Guy Fieri]

We welcome a brand new, day... a farm fresh day in Uptown Westerville.

This week's Market Wednesday weather flips the switch to cooler temperatures. We're looking at partly sunny skies, temperatures in the low-to-mid 50s (with a feels-like that is six degrees lower), lower humidity, no chance of precip, and a 16 mph wind.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.


 

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: October 10th Market Report


It's Market Wednesday in Uptown Westerville, so it's a great day to pick up a little farm fresh.

Today's forecast calls for partly cloudy skies, an occasional breeze, temperatures in the low 80s, and noticeable humidity

Today's vendor line-up includes: Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, Kingdom Fish, jCs Sweet Ice Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Hinton Apiaries, Flying j Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards, Made Without Grain, Pleiades Maple Products, Sweet Thing Gourmet.

We will not see The Crazy Cucumber and Hummavore this week. J-Pops will be week-to-week for the rest of the season, depending on the weather.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

Thank you for giving us the business!

See you at the market.



Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for October 10th


Buying food from farmers and people that I know adds that human element that I love. [Chef Alex Guarnaschelli]

It's a farm fresh day in Uptown Westerville.

Summer weather still wants to hang around. Look for partly cloudy skies, temperatures in the low 80s, a 9 mph wind, a 5% chance of precipitation, and elevated humidity.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.

 

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: October 3rd Market Report


It's a farm fresh October Wednesday in Uptown Westerville!

Today's forecast calls for partly cloudy skies, a breeze, temperatures around 80, and a chance of rain in the first hour or so of the market.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, Brown Brothers Farms, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Hinton Apiaries, Flying j Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards, Made Without Grain, Pleiades Maple Products.

We will not see jC's Sweet Ice Tea this week. J-Pops will be week-to-week for the rest of the season, depending on the weather.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

Thank you for giving us the business!

See you at the market.

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for October 3rd


Cooking is at once child's play and adult joy. And cooking done with care is an act of love. [Craig Claiborne]

Welcome to the first farm fresh Market Wednesday of October.

The weather forecast is a mix of summer and fall. Look for partly cloudy skies, temperatures around 80, a chance of rain in the first hour or so of the market, a 9 mph wind, and our constant seasonal companion, elevated humidity.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.


 

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Marfket: September 26th Market Report


It's Market Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

Today's forecast calls for an improved afternoon as storms move on. Look for cloudy skies, a breeze, temperatures in the 70s, and an outside chance of rain.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Pleiades Maple Products, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, jC's Sweet Ice Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Hinton Apiaries, Flying j Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards, Made Without Grain.

Doran's Family Farm has wrapped up their season. Thanks to Michele, Jim, and the family.

J-Pops will be week-to-week for the rest of the season, depending on the weather.

This week's community partner is Westerville Public Library.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

We appreciate your business!

See you at the market.


Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook September 26th


As the days grow short, some faces grow long. But not mine. Every autumn, when the wind turns cold and darkness comes early, I am suddenly happy. It's time to start making soup again. [Leslie Newman]

Welcome to the first Market Wednesday of Autumn. Ahhh, it's a farm fresh day in Uptown Westerville.

As the storm clouds move on, look for mostly cloudy skies, temperatures in the high 60s, elevated humidity (that might be a good name for a band or record album!), a 20% chance of rain, and a 10 mph wind.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.


Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: September 19th Market Report


It's a farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

Today's forecast sounds like a visually beautiful late summer's day that will feel very hot. We expect it to be humid and on the hot side - to get the feels-like temperature look at the thermometer and add 10° - with a very light occasional breeze.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Made Without Grain, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, jC's Sweet Ice Tea, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Doran's Family Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards, .

We will not see Pleiades Maple Products, Hinton Apiaries, Brown Brothers Farms, and J-Pops this week.

Doran's Family Farm is bringing the last of this season's sweet corn to market this week.

This week's community partner is Westerville Water Division.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

Thank you so very much for your business!

See you at the market.



Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for September 19th


One cannot think well, love well and sleep well if one has not dined well. [Virginia Woolf]

Welcome to this brand new day, that just happens to be a farm fresh day in Uptown Westerville.

This week's market forecast ... 3% chance of precip, mostly sunny skies (should be a visually beautiful day), a very light breeze, the thermometer temperatures are mid-80s for the afternoon, but with the elevated humidity, add 8° to 10° for the real feel temperature. Kinda like an outdoor sauna.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.


 

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: September 12th Market Report


Feels like the outer edge of autumn weather on this farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

We are looking at a forecast that does not include rain, with cloudy skies (high clouds), temperatures in the mid-70s, an occasional light breeze, and elevated humidity.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Branstool Orchards, Made Without Grain, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, jC's Sweet Ice Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, J-Pops, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Doran's Family Farm, Hinton Apiaries, Bird's Haven Farms.

We will not see Pleiades Maple Products this week. And, we are waiting to hear from Ohio Farm Direct.

The orchard season now turns to varieties of fresh-picked apples.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

Thanks for your business!

See you at the market.



Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for September 12th


You don’t have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces — just good food from fresh ingredients. [Julia Child]

It's a farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

This week's market forecast calls for cloudy skies, temperatures in the mid-70s, slightly elevated humidity, a light occasional breeze, and no chance of precipitation.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.


 

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: September 5th Market Report


Ahhhhh, yes. It's a farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

Today's forecast calls for temperatures in the low-90s/high-80s, elevated humidity (but lower than it has been), an occasional 7 mph breeze, mostly sunny skies. and a chance of rain between 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards, Made Without Grain, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, Brown Brothers Farms, J-Pops, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Doran's Family Farm, Hinton Apiaries.

We will not see Pleiades Maple Products, Flying J Farm, Ohio Farm Direct, and jC's Sweet Ice Tea this week.

Branstool Orchards will have apples, Bird's Haven Farms' sweet corn season has come to a close, and Doran's Family Farm may have sweet corn just a couple more weeks.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

Thanks for your business!

See you at the market.


 

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for September 5th.


The breezes taste / Of apple peel. / The air is full / Of smells to feel- / Ripe fruit, old footballs, / Burning brush, / New books, erasers, / Chalk, and such./ The bee, his hive, / Well-honeyed hum, / And Mother cuts / Chrysanthemums. / Like plates washed clean / With suds, the days / Are polished with / A morning haze. [John Updike, September]

We greet a farm fresh September Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

Dress cool. Be cool. The forecast calls for a hot, mostly sunny day, with temperatures in the low-90s/high 80s (add about 10 degrees for the feels-like), elevated humidity, a touch of a breeze now and then, and a 43% chance of rain between 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: August 29th Market Report


Happens every seven days in the summer... it's Market Wednesday in Uptown Westerville!

Today's forecasts calls for  for temperatures in the high-80s, elevated humidity, a 10 mph breeze, partly sunny skies. and a slight chance of rain between 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Hinton Apiaries, Flying J Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards,  Made Without Grain, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, Ohio Farm Direct, jC's Sweet Ice  Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, J-Pops, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Doran's Family Farm.

We may also see Mike and Pam Dippold of Malabar Peach and Apple Orchard . (Just a reminder - Malabar Peach and Apple is the only Market Wednesday vendor that does not take debit/credit cards - cash or check only.)

It's Morrow County Fair week, so we will not see Pleiades Maple Products this week.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

We very much appreciate your business!

See you at the market.


 

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for August 29th


Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie. [Garfield the Cat/Jim Davis]

It's a summer's Wednesday in Uptown Westerville, so it must be a farm fresh day.

While the humidity is a bit lower than it has been the last few days, we are looking at a hot August afternoon with partly sunny skies, a breeze, temperatures in the high 80s, and a slight chance of rain between 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.


 

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: August 22nd Market Report


Welcome to a farm fresh day!

Weather-wise today, look for temperatures in the mid-70s, normal humidity, a 12 mph breeze, partly sunny skies. and a slight chance of rain.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Doran's Family Farm, Hinton Apiaries, Flying J Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards,  Made Without Grain, Pleiades Maple Products, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, Hummavore, jC's Sweet Ice  Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, J-Pops, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods.

We may also see Mike and Pam Dippold of Malabar Peach and Apple Orchard. (Just a reminder - Malabar Peach and Apple is the only Market Wednesday vendor that does not take debit/credit cards - cash or check only.)

We will not see The Crazy Cucumber, Ohio Farm Direct, and Kingdom Fish this week.

This week's community partner is Westerville Public Library.

This week is a Branstool Orchards CSA pick-up week, so some Branstool customers will be walking up to the side of the Branstool truck to pick-up their prepped, pre-paid peach order. CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture - both Branstool Orchards and Bird's Haven Farms have CSA pick ups at Market Wednesday. With a CSA, customers subscribe early in the year by pre-paying for shares of the season's harvest.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each

Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home

Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

We appreciate your business!

See you at the market.



Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for August 22nd


August is ripening grain in the fields blowing hot and sunny, the scent of tree-ripened peaches, of hot buttered sweet corn on the cob. Vivid dahlias fling huge tousled blossoms through gardens and joe-pye-weed dusts the meadow purple. [Jean Hersey]

A farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville!

We're looking at a really good forecast... with a slight chance of rain (20% to 40%) during market hours. Look for temperatures in the mid-70s, normal humidity, a 10 mph breeze, and partly sunny skies.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.





Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: August 15th Market Report


It's a farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

Not a bad weather forecast at-all for this afternoon - temperatures in the mid-80s, clouds, a breeze, August humidity, and a 5% to 7% chance of rain.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Doran's Family Farm, Hinton Apiaries, Flying J Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Branstool Orchards,  Made Without Grain, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Hummavore, Ohio Farm Direct, jC's Sweet Ice  Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, J-Pops, Ohio City Pasta.

We may also see Mike Dippold of Malabar Peach and Apple Orchard to the Market Wednesday season. (Just a reminder - Malabar Peach and Apple is the only  Market Wednesday vendor that does not take debit/credit cards - he's takin' cash or check only.)

We will not see Pleiades Maple this week.

This week's community partners are Westerville Electric Division and Westerville Water Division.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

We appreciate your business!

See you at the market.





Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for August 15th


The gentle art of gastronomy is a friendly one. It hurdles the language barrier, makes friends among civilized people, and warms the heart. [Samuel Chamberlain, 1829 - 1908]

Market Wednesday in Uptown Westerville... a great day for al fresco shopping.

This week's weather looks, well... pretty good - mostly cloudy skies, temperatures in the mid-80s, a light breeze, a 5% to 7% chance of rain, and elevated humidity.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Uptown Weserville Farmers' Market: August 8th Market Report


We welcome a new day!  It's Market Wednesday in Uptown Westerville - a very good day to pick up a little farm fresh!

The weather forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies, a light breeze, temps in the high-70s/low-80s, and dramatically elevated humidity. There is a slight chance of rain during market hours.

Today's vendor line-up includes: Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Doran's Family Farm, Hinton Apiaries, Flying J Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Made Without Grain, Pleiades Maple, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish, Ohio Farm Direct, jC's Sweet Ice Tea, Brown Brothers Farms, J-Pops.

We welcome Kingdom Fish and Hinton Apiaries back to the vendor line-up.

We expect to see Branstool Orchards for the first time this season. For Branstool Orchards CSA participants, this will be Branstool Orchards' first Westerville pick-up.

We may also see Mike Dippold of Malabar Peach and Apple Orchard to the Market Wednesday season. Just a reminder - Malabar Peach and Apple is the only Market Wednesday vendor that does not take debit/credit cards - he's takin' cash or check only.

We will not see Hummavore this week.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

We appreciate your business!

See you at the market.



Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: National Farmers' Market Week


Food is our common ground, a universal experience. [James Beard]


Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for August 8th


Vegetables are food of the earth, but fruits taste of the heavens. [Terri Guillemets]

It's Market Wednesday in Uptown Westerville.

Weather-wise, look for temperatures in the high-70s/low 80s with mostly cloudy skies, a breeze, and noticeably elevated humidity and a light breeze. Right now, we are currently looking at a slight chance of rain thoughout market hours.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.



Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: August 1st Market Report


If it's a summer's Wednesday, it must be a farm fresh day in Uptown Westerville

This week's weather forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies, a light breeze, temps in the 70s, and elevated humidity. There is a 51% chance of rain during market set up, and then a slight chance after that.

Today's vendor line-up includes: J-Pops, Ohio City Pasta, Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods, Doran's Family Farm, Flying J Farm, Bird's Haven Farms, Made Without Grain, Pleiades Maple, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Hummavore, Ohio Farm Direct, jC's Sweet Ice Tea, Brown Brothers Farms.

We may see Mike Dippold of Malabar Peach and Apple Orchard to the Market Wednesday season. Mike intends to come, and may be called away due to a family health issue. Because we are early-on in a late-ripening peach season, if we do see Mike, he may have a limited supply. Please note - Malabar Peach and Apple is the only Market Wednesday vendor that does not take debit/credit cards - he's cash or check only.

We will not see Hinton Apiaries for this week. Jerry will be back on August 8th.

Kingdom Fish will not be at market this week. We are rolling week-to-week for the time being. They've had some unexpected technical issues on the farm that they've been tending to.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

Browse. Visit. Taste. Shop. Enjoy.

Thanks for your business!

See you at the market.


 

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Weather Outlook for August 1st


There is nothing that makes me happier than sitting around the dinner table and talking until the candles are burned down. [Madeleine L'Engle]

It's a farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville!

Weather-wise, look for temperatures in the 70s with cloudy skies, a breeze, and elevated humidity. Right now, there is a 51% chance of rain during market set up, after that there is a slight chance of rain.

Home grown. Home made. All Ohio. The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market opens for business each Wednesday, from May through October, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at North State and East Home Streets.

See you at the market.


Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Update - No Peaches on July 25th

Important Update: No peaches today. Due to a serious medical situation in Mike Dippold's immediate family, he is not coming to market today. Our thoughts are with Mike, Pam, and the family.