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Posted 5/15/2014 3:36pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L.KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Update for this Saturday, May 17th...

EXTRA - LEAN STEAK BURGER PATTIES sold in frozen stack of 8... If you need them for next Memorial Day weekend, then this Saturday is when to get them...they will sell out...

**To plan ahead for next weekend, May 24th, MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND, we are now taking orders for GRASS - FED BEEF...offered as any fresh cut you like or cut/wrapped/frozen cuts u need for the freezer for this Spring & Summer. This is THE LAST offering until late Summer...so please spread the word to people who are looking for local, USDA inspected GRASS - FED BEEF

**Now taking orders for boneless prime rib roasts or steaks for next week's holiday weekend...any size cut to order **please keep KENNEDY KIDS in mind for good wishes for safety and success as they begin their 4-H show season with their cattle, hog, and lamb livestock projects...they have put a great amount of time, care, and hard work into the new 4-H season.

THANKS AGAIN!

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

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Please visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.
 
 
 
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The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.
 
Posted 5/7/2014 10:33pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L.KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this Saturday, May 10th...

Larger roasting chickens

Extra - lean ground turkey

**any steak cut to order ** please call in by Thursday evenings for all special cuts of beef and pork, especially for any certain thicker cuts you need for this MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND.

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

******************************************************
 
Please visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.
 
 
 
******************************************************
The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.
 
Posted 5/2/2014 2:51pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday, May 3rd

Its now May, so spring must be here, right?

A few spring items like ramps and rhubarb are in the market this week, more to come in the near future. Please come out to the market and support your local farmers.

See you at the market.

David Lagnese
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The Update....

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week:

 - PORK SPARE RIBS

- SIRLOIN TIP KABOBS

 - SIRLOIN STEAK

**remember Mother's Day is next weekend and you can order any cuts of beef, pork, poultry from standing rib roast to crown roast of pork...we can have any size and cut of beef and pork if called into farm by next Thursday...or stop in at the Market this Saturday to place a quick order!

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316. 

Greenawalt Farm
 
I spoke to Brian today as he was driving around Somerset County. Local items inlcude rhubarb, ramps and fresh herbs.  Brian also will have vegetable and herb transplants for the garden. He still has some locally grown fall items including butternut squash, potatoes, onions and dried shelling beans.  He will also have some shipped in fruits and vegetables. 
 
Greenawalt's always have fresh local eggs and many types of Amish canned items such as jellies and jams. They also have some cured meat items from Lancaster County.
 
Kistaco Farm- Still has some apples...
 
Cider
Idared
Red Delicious
Empire
 
Salad Mix
Vegetable plants
Cabbage
Kale
Broccoli
Collards
Lettuce
Tomatoes
Celery
Basil
Parsley
Thyme
Oregano
Chives
Flower plants
Pansies
Violas

 
Bread from Wood Street Bread Co.
 
Zang's Greenhouse...Rick have ramps again this week plus locally grown lettuce and PA grown mushrooms.  Shipped in ietms include Vidalia sweet onions, swiss chard, carrots brocolli, zucchini, potatoes, tomatoes, and peppers.  Blueberries from Georgia are in.
 
 
California Connection-  We have some new 2014 vintage oilve oil that just arrrived last week.  The oil is fresh and spicy.
 
We still have lots of dried fruit and nuts from California. All were recently harvested and dried under the California sun. This Saturday we will have the following at the market:

Apricots (organic) 
Peaches
Bing and Rainier Cherries
White Figs
Plouts
Raisins
Raw almonds
Raw walnuts (organic)
Pistachios (organic)

New this week are dried blueberries.
 
Kew Park Coffee Bar-  We are running low on coffee but have enough for the week with a new shipment on its way from Jamaica.  At the juice bar we have valencias from California.
 
Wheel and Wedge Cheese-   Just in from the cave are wheels of young sheep milk cheese.  Its only 2 months old so still soft, but very flavorful.  Also we have two other cave aged cheeses-  Brady's Bend Swiss, and Cheddar.
 
We also have Feta and Chevre from Riverview Dairy.  We have been out of these for a while.  These are the first batches made with the fresh spring goats milk.

Pastamore' barrel-aged vinegars-  These are being brought to us by long time market customer Sylvia Lynch.  Offerings inlcude basic balsamic vinegar, but also other flavored vinegars. Free tastes, of course.  Stop by and talk to Sylvia and try these vinegars. Flavors include:

- Sweet elderberry juice combined with our white balsamic vinegar creates a subtly sweet yet slightly tart flavor.

- Blackberry Balsamic  Pure balsamic vinegar is blended with blackberries to create a thick, rich and full-bodied vinegar.

- Dark Sweet Cherry Balsamic Vinegar  Combined with hand-picked Dark Sweet Cherries create the perfect flavor as a salad dressing for spinach or fresh greens.

- Citrus Balsamic Vinegar has been blended with sweet oranges, tangerines, and a splash of lime to create this inspirational and versatile vinegar.

The Greek Gourmet- will have homemade spinach and meat pies at the market each week- in addition to 20+ flavors of hummus.  Stop by and talk to Jack at the booth.

BANDY Woodworks All items are made in their shop using local reclaimed and salvaged wood and non-toxic finishes.  They just got in a fresh bactch of beautiful cutting boards.

Their booth is on the right when you walk in the front door from N. Sheridan, directly across from Greenawalt's.  Preview some of the items carried at the market by visiting:

www.bandywoodworks.etsy.com

 

*****************************************************
Visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.

http://www.farmersmarketcooperativeofeastliberty.com/

Also,  check out the video about the market produced by Ths folks at East Liberty Development (ELDI).  It was directed and produced by local film maker Michael Pisano. So a great big thanks Michael and ELDI's Margaret Graham  for producing the video. So please check out the video and share it with others.

*********************************************************

The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.

Posted 5/1/2014 5:54pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L.KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Saturday, May 3rd special items

- PORK SPARE RIBS

- SIRLOIN TIP KABOBS

- SIRLOIN STEAK

**remember Mother's Day is next weekend and you can order any cuts of beef, pork, poultry from standing rib roast to crown roast of pork...we can have any size and cut of beef and pork if called into farm by next Thursday...or stop in at the Market this Saturday to place a quick order!

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

******************************************************
 
Please visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.
 
 
 
******************************************************
The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.
 
Posted 4/18/2014 1:05pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday, April 19th

Easter is upon us.  So for all of you that celebrate the holiday, we hope you will stop in at the market tomorrow to pick up some special food for your holiday table.

Please come out to the market and support your local farmers.

See you at the market.

David Lagnese
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The Update....

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week:

LARGE ROASTING CHICKENS

SEMI-BONELESS LEGS OF LAMB

BONELESS BEEF PRIME RIB ROASTs OR STEAKS...cut to order

BEEF STANDING RIB ROASTS ...cut to order

SMOKED CHEDDAR CHEESE...yes it's back...This is a direct benefit item for Jake & Tay's 4-H cattle judging/education program

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316. 

Greenawalt Farm
 
I spoke to Brian today.  He still has a nice variety of locally grown fall items including squash, potatoes, onions and dried shelling beans.  He will also have some shipped in fruits and vegetables. 
 
Greenawalt's always have fresh local eggs and many types of Amish canned items such as jellies and jams. They also have some cured meat items from Lancaster County.
 
Kistaco Farm- Still lots available in the apple department...
 
Cider
Idared
Red Delicious
Stayman
Winesap
Empire
 
Homegrown Salad Mix!
Beans
Snow Peas
Leaf Lettuce
Asparagus
New Red Potatoes
Baking Potatoes
 
Wood Street Bread Co. bread
 
Zang's Greenhouse...Rick still has locally grown lettuce and micro greens, as well as PA grown mushrooms.  Shipped in itmes include sweet onions, swiss chard, carrots brocolli, cauliflower, zucchini, potatoes, tomatoes, and peppers.  Florida peaches are also available. Ramps are here for the first week.  Easter flowers will be plentiful.
 
California Connection-  We have some new 2014 vintage oilve oil that just arrrived last week.  The oil is fresh and spicy.
 
We still have lots of dried fruit and nuts from California. All were recently harvested and dried under the California sun. This Saturday we will have the following at the market:

Apricots (organic) 
Peaches
Bing and Rainier Cherries
White Figs
Plouts
Raisins
Raw almonds
Raw walnuts (organic)
Pistachios (organic)

Kew Park Coffee Bar-  We have a fresh batch of dark roast beans that were roasted on the farm in Jamaica. The Florida citrus is till strong.  The tangerine season is over, but we still have Valencia oranges for juice.
 
Wheel and Wedge Cheese-   We just pulled some wheels of cheese out of the cave.  We have a new style that we are calling Brady's Bend Swiss, since it was aged in the cave at Brady's Bend PA. 
 
We also got  a shipment of Feta and Chevre from Riverview Dairy.  We have been out of these for a while.  These are the first batches made with the fresh spring goats milk.

Pastamore' barrel-aged vinegars-  These are being brought to us by long time market customer Sylvia Lynch.  Offerings inlcude basic balsamic vinegar, but also other flavored vinegars. Free tastes, of course.  Stop by and talk to Sylvia and try these vinegars. Flavors include:

- Sweet elderberry juice combined with our white balsamic vinegar creates a subtly sweet yet slightly tart flavor.

- Blackberry Balsamic  Pure balsamic vinegar is blended with blackberries to create a thick, rich and full-bodied vinegar.

- Dark Sweet Cherry Balsamic Vinegar  Combined with hand-picked Dark Sweet Cherries create the perfect flavor as a salad dressing for spinach or fresh greens.

- Citrus Balsamic Vinegar has been blended with sweet oranges, tangerines, and a splash of lime to create this inspirational and versatile vinegar.

The Greek Gourmet- will have homemade spinach and meat pies at the market each week- in addition to 20+ flavors of hummus.  Stop by and talk to Jack at the booth.

BANDY Woodworks All items are made in their shop using local reclaimed and salvaged wood and non-toxic finishes.  They just got in a fresh bactch of beautiful cutting boards.

Their booth is on the right when you walk in the front door from N. Sheridan, directly across from Greenawalt's.  Preview some of the items carried at the market by visiting:

www.bandywoodworks.etsy.com

 

*****************************************************
Visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.

http://www.farmersmarketcooperativeofeastliberty.com/

Also,  check out the video about the market produced by Ths folks at East Liberty Development (ELDI).  It was directed and produced by local film maker Michael Pisano. So a great big thanks Michael and ELDI's Margaret Graham  for producing the video. So please check out the video and share it with others.

*********************************************************

The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.

Posted 4/15/2014 9:58pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

**holiday weekend special items**

LARGE ROASTING CHICKENS

SEMI-BONELESS LEGS OF LAMB

BONELESS BEEF PRIME RIB ROASTs OR STEAKS...cut to order

BEEF STANDING RIB ROASTS ...cut to order

SMOKED CHEDDAR CHEESE...yes it's back...This is a direct benefit item for Jake & Tay's 4-H cattle judging/education program

**please call farm #724-898-2316 to order A.S.A.P. and to place non-refundable $25 deposit on these holiday specialty items

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

*********************************************************
 
Please visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.
 
 
 
*********************************************************
The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.
 
Posted 4/4/2014 1:49pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday, April 5th

Hello farmers market fans. I have not been able get update messages out lately.  Sorry about that. 

But I want to let everyone know that the market is open this Saturday with a full compliment of farmers and vendors.  I did get some updates on items available this week, so please see below.

Please come out to the market and support your local farmers.

See you at the market.

David Lagnese
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The Update....

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week:

*MORE EXTRA - LEAN GROUND TURKEY*

 **GOAT MEAT** specialty cuts of shoulder roast, stew meat, ground meat, soup/stock bones, loin chops, and boneless leg cut to order for size needed...limited amount so please call to secure your share A.S.A.P.

***Easter Candy for Sat April19th** last week to order Kennedy Girls' fundraiser to directly benefit their dance education...All kinds of items listed in color brochure at our stand from BETSY ANN AMERICAN CHOCOLATES...

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316. 

Greenawalt Farm
 
I spoke to Brian today.  He is heading out for a trip to Somerset County next week.  But he wants to let everyone know that he still has a nice variety of locally grown fall items including squash, potatoes, onions and dried shelling beans.  He will also have some shipped in items. 
 
Greenawalt's always have fresh local eggs and many types of Amish canned items such as jellies and jams. They also have some cured meat items from Lancaster County.
 
Zang's Greenhouse...Rick still has locally grown lettuce and micro greens, as well as PA grown mushrooms.  Shipped in itmes include artichokes, sweet onions, swiss chard, maroon carrots and others.
 
California Connection-  We have some new 2014 vintage oilve oil that just arrrived this week.  The oil is fresh and spicy.
 
We still have lots of dried fruit and nuts from California.  We got a new batch of raisins in this week. All were recently harvested and dried under the California sun. This Saturday we will have the following at the market:

Apricots (organic) 
Peaches
Bing and Rainier Cherries
White Figs
Plouts
Raisins
Raw almonds
Raw walnuts (organic)
Pistachios (organic)

Kew Park Coffee Bar-  We have a fresh batch of dark roast beans that were roasted on the farm in Jamaica. The Florida citrus is till strong, although we are on our last batch of tangerines.  Valenia oranges just arived this week. 
 
Wheel and Wedge Cheese-   We have a nice selection as we got several cheese shipments this week.  We have several cheeses that have been aging in the cave for the past 6 months.  Please stop by for a taste.

Pastamore' barrel-aged vinegars-  These are being brought to us by long time market customer Sylvia Lynch.  Offerings inlcude basic balsamic vinegar, but also other flavored vinegars. Free tastes, of course.  Stop by and talk to Sylvia and try these vinegars. Flavors include:

- Sweet elderberry juice combined with our white balsamic vinegar creates a subtly sweet yet slightly tart flavor.

- Blackberry Balsamic  Pure balsamic vinegar is blended with blackberries to create a thick, rich and full-bodied vinegar.

- Dark Sweet Cherry Balsamic Vinegar  Combined with hand-picked Dark Sweet Cherries create the perfect flavor as a salad dressing for spinach or fresh greens.

- Citrus Balsamic Vinegar has been blended with sweet oranges, tangerines, and a splash of lime to create this inspirational and versatile vinegar.

The Greek Gourmet- will have homemade spinach and meat pies at the market each week- in addition to 20+ flavors of hummus.  Stop by and talk to Jack at the booth.

BANDY Woodworks All items are made in their shop using local reclaimed and salvaged wood and non-toxic finishes.  Their booth is on the right when you walk in the front door from N. Sheridan, directly across from Greenawalt's.  Preview some of the items carried at the market by visiting:

www.bandywoodworks.etsy.com

*****************************************************
Visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.

http://www.farmersmarketcooperativeofeastliberty.com/

Also,  check out the video about the market produced by Ths folks at East Liberty Development (ELDI).  It was directed and produced by local film maker Michael Pisano. So a great big thanks Michael and ELDI's Margaret Graham  for producing the video. So please check out the video and share it with others.

*********************************************************

The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.

Posted 4/2/2014 10:00pm by Miranda Combs.

 J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND for Saturday, April 5th...

Special items for this week

*MORE EXTRA - LEAN GROUND TURKEY*

**GOAT MEAT** specialty cuts of shoulder roast, stew meat, ground meat, soup/stock bones, loin chops, and boneless leg cut to order for size needed...limited amount so please call to secure your share A.S.A.P.

***Easter Candy for Sat April19th** last week to order Kennedy Girls' fundraiser to directly benefit their dance education...All kinds of items listed in color brochure at our stand from BETSY ANN AMERICAN CHOCOLATES...

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

*********************************************************
 
Please visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.
 
 
 
*********************************************************
The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.
 
Posted 3/26/2014 8:28pm by Miranda Combs.

 J.L.KENNEDY MEAT STAND MARCH 29th...

Special items for this week

  • SIRLOIN TIP KABOBS
  • CHIPPED/ THIN-SHAVED SIRLOIN TIP
  • EXTRA - LEAN GROUND TURKEY
 
The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

*********************************************************
 
Please visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.
 
 
 
*********************************************************
The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.
 
Posted 3/5/2014 7:35pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for Saturday, March 8th....

JAKE' S PORK is back for March!! BONE - IN PORK CHOPS SAGE LOOSE SAUSAGES SALT AND PEPPER GROUND PORK BEEF TOP ROUND CUBE STEAKS...Easy season and flash fry...even better with a 4 hour rub of spices...and best known for gravies and sauces of any kind!!

**PLEASE order your St. Patty s Weekend pickled corned beef in 3 # pieces for Sat. March 15th**

**Kennedy girls are selling Betsy Ann chocolates to directly benefit their dance education opportunities to order for pick- up Sat. April 19th

The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

*********************************************************
 
Please visit the market's website for information on the market and all the vendors.  You can sign up for a weekly email update.
 
 
 
*********************************************************
The Farmers' Market Cooperative of East Liberty is located at 344 North Sheridan Ave., adjacent to the Home Depot parking lot.  The market operates year round- and is open from 5 AM until 12 noon every Saturday of the year.