Saturday, November 3, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Community


As you discover what strength you can draw from your community in this world from which it stands apart, look outward as well as inward. Build bridges instead of walls. [Sonia Sotomayor]

The Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market is volunteer-powered and... it really does take a village.

Special thanks go to Church of the Messiah United Methodist, the City of Westerville, the Staff at Amish Originals Furniture Co., Mike Beekman, Gary Gardiner, Westerville Public Library, Westerville Electric Division, Westerville Police Division, Westerville Water Division, Westerville Visitors and Convention Bureau, Tatjana and Jason Brown and the Staff of Meza, and the people who live and work in our community: Westerville, Ohio.


 

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: With Gratitude


"Thank you" is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding. [Alice Walker]

We want to take a moment to express our sincerest thanks to the Members and Staff at Church of the Messiah, U.M.

Special shout outs to Gene Hulbert, Phil Pelok, Rose Morgan, Cortney Reed, and Brenda Boyles.

And, thanks to the Staff and Parents and Caregivers of Ourday Preschool.

To all of you, we say, simply, Thank You.


Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: With Appreciation


We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives. [John F. Kennedy]

Thank you for a most auspicious market season.

With appreciation, blessings, and good thoughts to all.


 

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: Market On


As cold weather approaches, outdoor markets end their seasons, and harvest season winds down on the farms, you can find your favorite Market Wednesday food artisans indoors at the Worthington Farmers' Market. The Worthington Farmers Market moves indoors Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to noon (through April, 2019) at The Shops at Worthington Place (7227 N High St. at N. High and Wilson Bridge, just south of 270 and 23) beginnning November 3rd.

Look for Sweet Thing Gourmet, Pleiades Maple Products, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, Kingdom Fish, The Crazy Cucumber, Ohio Farm Direct, Brown Brothers Farms, Made Without Grain, and Ohio City Pasta.

(Note: The Worthington Farmers Market closes for the day on the Saturday after Thanksgiving each season.)

- In Licking County, the Granville Farmers' Market also heads indoors, and has a special November market right before Thanksgiving. The Granville Farmers Market winter hours begin November 3rd, running into February, 2019 (exact season-end date TBA), from 9:30 a.m. to Noon, at Granville Elementary School, 310 N. Granger St.

There is a special outdoor market in Granville on Saturday November 17th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on N. Main St. at Broadway

Look for Bird's Haven Farm and Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods. These vendors will make limited engagement appearances in Granville, so may want to check with them first.

- Flying J Farm may be at Granville indoors in January. In the meantime, you can contact Dick Jensen via email: rjensen4030@gmail.com or phone: 740-817-3602.

- Hinton Apiaries will set up for business at the Pickerington Village Farmers' Market. The market is already indoors, for the season, at The Loft at Combustion Brewery, 80 W. Church St. on Thursdays from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. You can also find Hinton Apiapries at Winterfair, and other specialty shows in Central Ohio.

- Branstool Orchards' Utica Farm Market is open (Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m./Sundays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; nice drive, and they are right off 62 in Utica), and look for Branstool Orchards at the Clintonville Farmers' Market (Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon, through early November).

- Pleiades Maple Products farm store. 3870 TR 115 (Russell Rd.), Mount Gilead, Ohio 43338, is open (and will have holiday hours after Thanksgiving). Monday and Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Friday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.; Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Check with your favorite vendors for additional market and event appearances.


Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: October 31st Market Report


Well, it's the last farm fresh Wednesday in Uptown Westerville for 2018.

And it looks like it may be a rubber ducks, gollashes, and umbrella day, with temperatures around 60°.

Today's vendor line-up includes: 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, Sweet Thing Gourmet, Montezuma Sauces and Salsas, The Crazy Cucumber, Kingdom Fish.

jC's Sweet Ice Tea has finished their 2018 season. Thanks to Jackie and Robert Chapman We'll see you next year.

Ohio Farm Direct is a possible.

We celebrate Halloween with Market Wednesday's Treat or Treat day! It's the one day of the year that princesses, super heroes, storm troopers, and dinosaurs walk amongst the ordinary citizens at the farmers' market. Kids can come to market dressed for Halloween (Westerville's Beggar's Night is also October 31st from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.) and go "door-to-door" to visit each vendor for Halloween candy! And, we're telling you right now, it's chocolate! (While supplies last. Costumes optional. Treat or Treat is for chronological kids... if you happen to be a kid-at-heart, there might be a treat in it for you as well!)

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 a great 2018 market season.

See you at the market.


Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: October 31st Weather Outlook


When the seasons shift, even the subtle beginning, the scent of a promised change, I feel something stir inside me. Hopefulness? Gratitude? Openness? Whatever it is, it's welcome. [Kristin Armstrong]

We may be looking at a rainy autumn day ahead... still a farm fresh day in Uptown Westerville.

The last time we closed a season on a rainy day was when the rains of Hurricane Sandy moved in; this year, at least, it will be warmer than it was back then. This week's Market Wednesday forecast calls for temperatures in the mid-60s, a 9 mph breeze occasional gusts), cloudy skies and a 64% chance of rain. We'll have the rubber ducks at the ready, but you never know with local weather.... it's Ohio!

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.

This is our last Market Wednesday of the 2018 season. Thank you so much for a great market season!

See you at the market.


Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Uptown Westerville Farmers' Market: October 24th Market Report


We are looking forward to a sunny, cool afternoon, with a breeze, and no chance of rain. A great day to come to the market.

Today's vendor line-up includes: 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, The Crazy Cucumber.

Our community partner this week is Westerville Public Library.

A ghoulish note for your calendar: As All Hallow's Eve draws nigh, next week's market (October 31st) is not only the last market of the season, but also Market Wednesday's Treat or Treat day! It's the one day of the year that princesses, super heroes, storm troopers, and dinosaurs walk among the ordinary citizens at the farmers' market. Kids can dress up for Halloween (Westerville's Beggar's Night is also October 31st from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.) and go "door-to-door" to visit each vendor for Halloween candy! (While supplies last. Costumes optional. Treat or Treat is for chronological kids... if you happen to be a kid-at-heart, there might be a treat in it for you as well!)

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 October 24th


Food, to me, is always about cooking and eating with those you love and care for. [Chef/RestauranteurDavid Chang]

There's a gorgeous, farm fresh fall day ahead of us in Uptown Westerville.

This week's Market Wednesday weather forecast calls for partly sunny to sunny skies, temperatures in the high-40s, low humidity, a breeze, and no 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, 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.