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Posted 6/28/2012 10:21am by Miranda Combs.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this 4 th of july holiday weekend!!!

** ANY STEAK CUT TO ORDER.. as usual and esp for the 4 th of july ...
** BABY BACK RIBS and SPARE RIBS
** KOLBASSI GRILLERS in reg or hot pepper cheese
** BUTCHER-MADE HOT DOGS in reg or cheese
** BOLOGNA RINGS in reg or garlic

****AS USUAL WE WILL BE GIVING COMPLIMENTARY SAMPLES FOR THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

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As always, we will have a nice variety of our regular selections available.

Remember to call by Thursday evening!  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

Also, please remember that order pick-up time is from 5am-10:30 am.  We will try our best to hold the orders if you run into problems and are running late... BUT...please call the stand # (412-661-1875) so that we KNOW you are running late !!   

Thanks and see you Saturday!!

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.
 


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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 6/21/2012 9:54pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday Saturday June 23rd

We have a few exciting events at the market this Saturday.

The folks from East Liberty Development (ELDI) are making a documentary-style video about our Farmers' Market- the oldest continuously operating farmers market in the city.  Local artist and videographer Michael Pisano will be doing the shoot and conducting the interviews.  He is interested in interviewing both farmers and patrons of the market.  And I am happy to report that Jim and Rita Kennedy will make a special visit to the market on Saturday.  They will be there from 7 am until 8 am.  So please try to stop by and say hello to Jim and Rita (especially you old-timers)!

Please see below for an update on items at the market.  Please note that local peaches will be available for the first time this season at Kistaco Farm. Please also read the note below on a special item from Kistaco Farm.   

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The Update

Greenawalt Farm

Locally grown items include zucchini, pickle cucumbers, radishes, asparagus, rhubarb, green onions, strawberries and possibly blue berries.  Also, fresh cut herbs such as chives and mint.  In addition they will have locally grown eggs and their normal selection of Amish made products.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week include: 

- LEAN FROZEN STEAK BURGER PATTIES in stack of 8

- BEEF STICKS softer than jerky and easy, quality snack

- CHICKEN TENDERLOINS by the pound

- PORK SLAB/SPARE RIBS

Phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday.  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

Kistaco Farm... Local items for this week include:

Peaches (first week available)!
Blueberries
Collards
Red Russian Kale
Blue Scotch Kale
Swiss Chard
Snap Peas
Zucchini
Broccoli
Wood Street Bread Company bread- and much more
 
Also, please help Kistaco Farm become eligible for a small business grant! They need 250 votes by 6/30 to move onto the next level. Please go tohttps://www.missionsmallbusiness.com/ and log in through facebook. Then put Kistaco Farm in the business box and Apollo, PA in the address boxes. They'd LOVE to be eligible for the $250,000.00 grant $$$$.  So please take a moment to do this to help a farmer.
 
Zang's Greenhouse...Locally grown items this week include, shelling peas, cucumbers, pickles, sweet onions, zucchini, beets, micro greens, green onions and lettuce.  Local strawberries.

California Olive Oil Connection

To promote education, I have copies of the book Extra Virginity book available to borrow.  So stop by and borrow a copy when you have some time to give it a read.  

Also check out the website for more information:
http://www.extravirginity.com/

Of course we also have six varieties of California grown, certified extra virgnin olive oil.....

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

PA Made Cheese- We have new cheese shipments from Riverview Dairy (aged goat cheses) and Hidden Hills Dairy (aged cow milk cheeses).  We will also have fresh curds.

Kew Park Coffee Bar- Fresh locally roasted Kew Park Coffee- we have Dark and Medium roast beans available.  To help beat the heat, we will have fresh squezed lemon aid available.

Summary of Produce Available

Veggies

  • Zucchini
  • Cucumbers
  • Potatoes
  • PA Mushrooms
  • Cabbage
  • Celery
  • Cooking greens
  • Carrots and other root vegetables
  • Onions
  • Cauliflower
  • Tomatoes
  • Shallots
  • Peppers- sweet and hot
  • Micro greens
  • Garlic
  • Lettuce
  • Spinach
  • Green beans
  • Turnips
  • Broccoli
  • Rhubarb
  • Asparagus

Fruit

  • Peaches
  • Blueberries
  • Strawberries
  • Bananas
  • Pears
  • Florida Citrus such as lemons, limes and oranges
  • Grapes

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Please 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/

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

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 6/20/2012 3:54pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND special items for this Saturday, June 23rd


LEAN FROZEN STEAK BURGER PATTIES in stack of 8

BEEF STICKS softer than jerky and easy, quality snack

CHICKEN TENDERLOINS by the pound

PORK SLAB/SPARE RIBS

***please call by 9 pm thursday  for any special cut steaks,pork etc. Or by 6 pm fridays for basic items

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

*********************************************************
As always, we will have a nice variety of our regular selections available.

Remember to call by Thursday evening!  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

Also, please remember that order pick-up time is from 5am-10:30 am.  We will try our best to hold the orders if you run into problems and are running late... BUT...please call the stand # (412-661-1875) so that we KNOW you are running late !!   

Thanks and see you Saturday!!


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 6/15/2012 8:14am by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday Saturday June 16th

It looks like this will be another good week at the market as more and more locally grown itmes make an appearance at the market.  I am even hearing from the farmers that local corn is not too far off.  I will keep you posted on that.

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The Update

Greenawalt Farm

Locally grown items include zucchini, pickle cucumbers, radishes, asparagus, rhubarb, green onions and STRAWBERRIES.  A new item offered by Greenawalt is cut fresh herbs such as chives and mint.  In the plant department they will have potted plants for the house, and a variety of transplants for the garden.

In addition they will have locally grown eggs and their normal selection of Amish made products.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week include: 

PASTURE-RAISED ROASTING CHICKENS...limited time offering...

LAMB SHANKS AND LOIN CHOPS

BONELESS NEW YORK STRIP STEAKS... hand cut to order

Phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday.  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

Kistaco Farm... Local items for this week include:

snow peas snap peas
zucchini
swiss chard
blue scotch kale
red russian kale
broccoli
green onions
bedding plants
herb plants
cider
Wood Street Bread Company bread

Zang's Greenhouse...Locally grown items this week include, shelling peas, cucumbers, pickles, sweet onions, zucchini, beets, micro greens, green onions and lettuce.  Local strawberries.

California Olive Oil Connection- 

To promote education, I have copies of the book Extra Virginity book available to borrow.  So stop by and borrow a copy when you have some time to give it a read.  

Also check out the website for more information:
http://www.extravirginity.com/

Of course we also have six varieties of California grown, certified extra virgnin olive oil.....

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

PA Made Cheese- We have new cheeses shipments from Riverview Dairy (aged goat cheses) and Hidden Hills Dairy (aged cow milk cheeses).  We will also have a shipment of fresh curds.

Kew Park Coffee Bar- I just picked up a new batch of freshly roasted Kew Park Estate Coffee.

Summary of Produce Available

Veggies

  • Zucchini
  • Cucumbers
  • Potatoes
  • PA Mushrooms
  • Cabbage
  • Celery
  • Cooking greens
  • Carrots and other root vegetables
  • Onions
  • Cauliflower
  • Tomatoes
  • Shallots
  • Peppers- sweet and hot
  • Ramps
  • Micro greens
  • Garlic
  • Lettuce
  • Spinach
  • Green beans
  • Turnips
  • Broccoli
  • Rhubarb
  • Asparagus

Fruit

  • Strawberries
  • Apples
  • Bananas
  • Pears
  • Florida Citrus such as lemons, limes and oranges
  • Grapes
  • Other fruit such as berries

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Please 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/

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

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 6/7/2012 10:07pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday Saturday June 2nd

Summer seems to really be here and we seem to be getting a few new locally grown items each week.  This week we will have local zucchini and pickle cucumners for the first time this season.  Also, I am told by the farmers that the local strawberries are starting to slow down.  They have been excellent the last 2 weeks, so come and get them while you can.

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Please note an upcoming special event.  Its called "Sous Chefs for a Cause".  It is a special dinner being held this Sunday at Legume restaurant.  Funds from the dinner will benefit a scholarship for cheese makers in western Pennsylvania.  The idea is to get more and better local cheese.  It is a great cause and I am sure it will be a great dinner.  Some of Pittsburgh's finest chefs will be preparing the food.  The folks at Slow Food Pittsburgh came up with the idea and are organizing the event.  More information is available by clicking on the link below.

http://www.slowfoodpgh.com/calendar/sous-chefs-cook-for-a-cause-more-better-local-cheese

To make a reservation for the dinner, click the link below.  The 7:30 session is already sold out but there are spaces for the 4:00 seating available.

See you on Saturday!  David Lagnese


 

Register - 4 pm Seating

 

SOLD OUT - 7:30 pm Seating 

 
 
  

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The Update

Greenawalt Farm

Locally grown items include zucchini, pickle cucumbers, radishes, asparagus, rhubarb, green onions and STRAWBERRIES.  A new item offered by Greenawalt is cut fresh herbs such as chives and mint.  In the plant department they will have potted plants for the house, and a variety of transplants for the garden.

In addition they will have locally grown eggs and their normal selection of Amish made products.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week include: 

BONELESS PORK SHOULDER....this is a wonderful and affordable cut for cooking slow and shredding for "pulled pork" sandwiches... wraps... burritos/tacos...can be bbq or not...sauerkraut or not...many options

Phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday.  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

Kistaco Farm... Local items for this week include:

Snow Peas
Red Russian Kale
Blue Scotch Kale
Salad Mix
Collards
Swiss Chard
Green Onions
Veggie plants
Herb plants
Flower plants
Hanging baskets
Cider
Wood Street Bread Company bread

Zang's Greenhouse...Locally grown items this week include, zucchini, spinach, beets, micro greens, green onions and lettuce.  Local strawberries.  In the plant department, hanging baskets and potted herbs.

California Olive Oil Connection- Last weeek I mentioned that I read the book Extra Virginity while I was in Paris.  The book basically tells the story about how most of the oil that we get here is definitely not "extra Virgin" olive oil.  In most cases it is much lower quality oil and in some cases actually adulterated oil.  It is really a shocking story.  The book also does a lot to educate on the history of olive oil and some of the keys to obtaining high quality EVO today.  I am happy to report that he gave pretty high marks the artisinal olive oils which are being produced in California and that I am carrying at the market.  It made me feel really good about what we are doing at the market by bringing these oils to Pittsburgh.

To promote education, I started a little lending library at the market and lent out 3 of the 4 copies of Extra Virginity book.  So stop by and borrow a copy when you have some time to give it a read.  

Also check out the website for more information:
http://www.extravirginity.com/

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

PA Made Cheese- No new cheeses this week.  But I am hoping a few people can make it to the fund raising dinner mentioned above that will benefit a local cheese maker.   I have encouraged all the western PA cheesemakers that I work with to apply for the scholarship.  

I also want to mentioned that I got a rather large order of cheddar cheese wheels this week from Clover Creek Cheese Cellar.  I ordered the oldest cheese that they had in inventory, which is 9 months old.  I plan to age it for several more months until it is at least a year old.  I have been getting a lot of requests for this longer aged cheese from the cheedar lovers out there.

Kew Park Coffee Bar- We have more locally roasted beans from Kew Park Coffee Estate in Jamaica.

Summary of Produce Available

Veggies

  • Zucchini
  • Cucumbers
  • Potatoes
  • PA Mushrooms
  • Cabbage
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Cooking greens
  • Carrots and other root vegetables
  • Onions
  • Cauliflower
  • Tomatoes
  • Shallots
  • Peppers- sweet and hot
  • Ramps
  • Micro greens
  • Garlic
  • Lettuce
  • Spinach
  • Green beans
  • Turnips
  • Broccoli
  • Rhubarb
  • Asparagus

Fruit

  • Strawberries
  • Apples
  • Bananas
  • Pears
  • Florida Citrus such as lemons, limes and oranges
  • Grapes
  • Other fruit such as berries

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Please 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/

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

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 6/6/2012 4:41pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND special items for this Saturday, June 9th

BONELESS PORK SHOULDER....this is a wonderful and affordable cut for cooking slow and shredding for "pulled pork" sandwiches... wraps... burritos/tacos...can be bbq or not...sauerkraut or not...many options


PLEASE indicate how many pounds you need when calling in order...

PLEASE note our ordering guidelines, times, etc are in each one of the emails and thanks again!

Our phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

*********************************************************
As always, we will have a nice variety of our regular selections available.

Remember to call by Thursday evening!  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

Also, please remember that order pick-up time is from 5am-10:30 am.  We will try our best to hold the orders if you run into problems and are running late... BUT...please call the stand # (412-661-1875) so that we KNOW you are running late !!   

Thanks and see you Saturday!!


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 5/31/2012 11:18pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday Saturday June 2nd

Last Saturday was a great day from the market.  Thanks to everyone for stopping by.

As I mentioned last week, I was away- actually in Paris, France with my wife Cristy.  We had a fabulous time, eating and drinking our way across the city.  We stayed in an apartment so we could visit farmers markets and small neighborhood markets to buy food and cook at home.  The markets were fabulous and we were able to procure a great selection of breads, cheese, fish, meat, fois gras, pastries, wine, etc.  The quality of the food was incredible.  I took lots of photos so please stop by the PA Made Cheese booth if you would like to check them out.

Also, I finally had some time to read the olive oil expose book- Extra Virginity by Tom Mueller.  It was a very interesting read- please see the California Olive Oil Connection below for more information.

As far as the market update, I had a chance to speak with all the farmers this week and have an update below.  I am happy to report that we have a number of new locally grown items this week.  Enjoy!

David Lagnese 

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

The Update

Greenawalt Farm

Locally grown items include radishes, asparagus, rhubarb, green onions and STRAWBERRIES.  A new item offered by Greenawalt is cut fresh herbs such as chives and mint.  In the plant department they will have potted plants for the house, and a variety of transplants for the garden.

In addition they will have locally grown eggs and their normal selection of Amish made products.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week include: 

- Pork baby back ribs

- Ham slices

**remember to ask for whatever cut of beef you need...

**butcher-made hot dogs and kolbassi s will be available every week and our local meat does have limits in supply so please let us know..

Phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday.  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

Kistaco Farm... Local items for this week include:

Snow Peas!
Red Russian Kale
Blue Scotch Kale
Salad Mix
Collards
Swiss Chard
Green Onions
Veggie plants
Herb plants
Flower plants
Hanging baskets
Cider
Wood Street Bread Company bread

Zang's Greenhouse...Locally grown items this week include, spinach, beets, micro greens, green onions and lettuce.  Local strawberries.  In the plant department, hanging baskets and potted herbs.

California Olive Oil Connection- As I mentioned I read the book Extra Virginity while I was in Paris.  The book basically tells the story about how most of the oil that we get here is definitely not "extra Virgin" olive oil.  In most cases it is much lower quality oil and in some cases actually adulterated oil.  It is really a shocking story.  The book also does a lot to educate on the history of olive oil and some of the keys to obtaining high quality EVO today.  I am happy to report that he gave pretty high marks the artisinal olive oils which are being produced in California and that I am carrying at the market.  It made me feel really good about what we are doing at the market by bringing these oils to Pittsburgh.

The biggest take-away I got from the book is that the key is to continue to educate consumers on quality oils.  So I am working on developing some materials that can be used to provide more information on the orgins and taste profiles of the oils that we carry.

I also though it would help if more people can read the Extra Virginity book.  It cost about $25, so I decided to buy 4 copies and will start a little lending library so people can check out the book out and then return it when done.  I will have the books at the market this Saturday so stop by and borrow a copy.

Also check out the website for more information:
http://www.extravirginity.com/

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

PA Made Cheese- As mentioned last week, we now have wheels of that fabulous Pecorino Romano from Otterbein Acres called "Ewe's Dream".  This is a very flavorful cheese thart can be used for grating on pasta or jus eating.  We also have fresh shipments from Riverview Dairy (Goat milk cheese) and Common Folk Organics Blue cheese and mushroom leek.  Fresch curds from Arsenal cheese will also be available.

Kew Park Coffee Bar- We have more locally roasted beans from Kew Park Coffee Estate in Jamaica.

Summary of Produce Available

Veggies

  • Potatoes
  • PA Mushrooms
  • Cabbage
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Cooking greens
  • Carrots and other root vegetables
  • Onions
  • Cauliflower
  • Tomatoes
  • Shallots
  • Peppers- sweet and hot
  • Ramps
  • Micro greens
  • Garlic
  • Lettuce
  • Spinach
  • Green beans
  • Turnips
  • Broccoli
  • Rhubarb
  • Asparagus

Fruit

  • Strawberries
  • Apples
  • Bananas
  • Pears
  • Florida Citrus such as lemons, limes and oranges
  • Grapes
  • Other fruit such as berries

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Please 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/

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

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 5/31/2012 10:23pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday Saturday June 2nd

Last Saturday was a great day from the market.  Thanks to everyone for stopping by.

As I mentioned last week, I was away- actually in Paris, France with my wife Cristy.  We had a fabulous time, eating and drinking our way across the city.  We stayed in an apartment so we could visit farmers markets and small neighborhood markets to buy food and cook at home.  The markets were fabulous and we were able to procure a great selection of breads, cheese, fish, meat, fois gras, pastries, wine, etc.  The quality of the food was incredible.  I took lots of photos so please stop by the PA Made Cheese booth if you would like to check them out.

Also, I finally had some time to read the olive oil expose book- Extra Virginity by Tom Mueller.  It was a very interesting read- please see the California Olive Oil Connection below for more information.

As far as the market update, I had a chance to speak with all the farmers this week and have an update below.  I am happy to report that we have a number of new locally grown items this week.  Enjoy!

David Lagnese 

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

The Update

Greenawalt Farm

Locally grown items include radishes, asparagus, rhubarb, green onions and STRAWBERRIES.  A new item offered by Greenawalt is cut fresh herbs such as chives and mint.  In the plant department they will have potted plants for the house, and a variety of transplants for the garden.

In addition they will have locally grown eggs and their normal selection of Amish made products.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

Special items for this week include: 

- Pork baby back ribs

- Ham slices

**remember to ask for whatever cut of beef you need...

**butcher-made hot dogs and kolbassi s will be available every week and our local meat does have limits in supply so please let us know..

Phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday.  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

Kistaco Farm... Local items for this week include:

Snow Peas!
Red Russian Kale
Blue Scotch Kale
Salad Mix
Collards
Swiss Chard
Green Onions
Veggie plants
Herb plants
Flower plants
Hanging baskets
Cider
Wood Street Bread Company bread

Zang's Greenhouse...Locally grown items this week include, spinach, beets, micro greens, green onions and lettuce.  Local strawberries.  In the plant department, hanging baskets and potted herbs.

California Olive Oil Connection- As I mentioned I read the book Extra Virginity while I was in Paris.  The book basically tells the story about how most of the oil that we get here is definitely not "extra Virgin" olive oil.  In most cases it is much lower quality oil and in some cases actually adulterated oil.  It is really a shocking story.  The book also does a lot to educate on the history of olive oil and some of the keys to obtaining high quality EVO today.  I am happy to report that he gave pretty high marks the artisinal olive oils which are being produced in California and that I am carrying at the market.  It made me feel really good about what we are doing at the market by bringing these oils to Pittsburgh.

The biggest take-away I got from the book is that the key is to continue to educate consumers on quality oils.  So I am working on developing some materials that can be used to provide more information on the orgins and taste profiles of the oils that we carry.

I also though it would help if more people can read the Extra Virginity book.  It cost about $25, so I decided to buy 4 copies and will start a little lending library so people can check out the book out and then return it when done.  I will have the books at the market this Saturday so stop by and borrow a copy.

Also check out the website for more information:
http://www.extravirginity.com/

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

PA Made Cheese- As mentioned last week, we now have wheels of that fabulous Pecorino Romano from Otterbein Acres called "Ewe's Dream".  This is a very flavorful cheese thart can be used for grating on pasta or jus eating.  We also have fresh shipments from Riverview Dairy (Goat milk cheese) and Common Folk Organics Blue cheese and mushroom leek.  Fresch curds from Arsenal cheese will also be available.

Kew Park Coffee Bar- We have more locally roasted beans from Kew Park Coffee Estate in Jamaica.

Summary of Produce Available

Veggies

  • Potatoes
  • PA Mushrooms
  • Cabbage
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Cooking greens
  • Carrots and other root vegetables
  • Onions
  • Cauliflower
  • Tomatoes
  • Shallots
  • Peppers- sweet and hot
  • Ramps
  • Micro greens
  • Garlic
  • Lettuce
  • Spinach
  • Green beans
  • Turnips
  • Broccoli
  • Rhubarb
  • Asparagus

Fruit

  • Strawberries
  • Apples
  • Bananas
  • Pears
  • Florida Citrus such as lemons, limes and oranges
  • Grapes
  • Other fruit such as berries

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Please 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/

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

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 5/31/2012 5:28pm by Miranda Combs.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND special items for this Saturday, June 2nd

 

- Pork baby back ribs


- Ham slices


**remember to ask for whatever cut of beef you need...


**butcher-made hot dogs and kolbassi s will be available every week and our local meat does have limits in supply so please let us know..


Our phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

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As always, we will have a nice variety of our regular selections available.

Remember to call by Thursday evening!  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316.

Also, please remember that order pick-up time is from 5am-10:30 am.  We will try our best to hold the orders if you run into problems and are running late... BUT...please call the stand # (412-661-1875) so that we KNOW you are running late !!   

Thanks and see you Saturday!!


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 5/24/2012 5:22pm by Miranda Combs.

Update for Saturday Saturday May 26th- Memorial Day Weekend

I am traveling today and so had limited opportunity to check with the farmers.  But I did provide as much information as I could below.  I have heard from the farmers that the Saturday before Memorial Day is one of the busiest days of the year.  So please stop by and support the farmers.

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The Update

Greenawalt Farm

I did not get to talk to Brian, but expect that Greenawalts will similar items as last week- locally grown asparagus, rhubarb, green onions and chives.  In the plant department they will have potted plants for the house, and a variety of transplants for the garden.

In addition they will have locally grown eggs and their normal selection of Amish made products.

J.L. KENNEDY MEAT STAND

 

Special items for this week include:

KOLBASSI GRILLER LINKS IN REGULAR OR HOT PEPPER CHEESE


BUTCHER-MADE HOT DOGS IN REGULAR OR CHEESE


SEMI-BONELESS LAMB LEGS


LAMB LOIN RACK ROASTS OR CHOPS


FROZEN STEAK BURGER PATTIES


FROZEN GRASS- FED GROUND BEEF, EYE OF ROUND, CHUCK ROAST


**any  beef or pork items special cut for your grill like bone- in rib eye steaks...pork chops.. pork tenderloin...split fryers..  etc.


** please let us know early by thursday so we can best plan for your needs


Phone hours are mon- thurs 9-9 and 9-6 pm on friday.  The number at the farm is 724-898-2316

J.L. Kennedy Meat Stand

Kistaco Farm... Items for this week include:

Cider
Tomato transplants including heirlooms
Pepper transplants
Herb transplants
Flower bedding plants
Hanging Baskets
Rhubarb
Salad Mix
Assorted Veggies

And don't forget about the bread made at Wood Street Bakery!

Zang's Greenhouse...  Locally grown itmes this week include asparagus, spincah, micro greens, green onions and lettuce.  RICK WILL ALSO HAVE FRESH LOCALLY GROWN STRAWBERRIES!

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

PA Made Cheese- Thanks to my brother-in-law.  He stopped by the Otterbein Acres Sheep Farm and Dairy and picked up 6 wheels of the "Ewe's Dream" Pecorino Romana.  This is a very flavorful cheese thart can be used for grating on pasta or jus eating.  We also have fresh shipments from Riverview Dairy (Goat milk cheese) and Common Folk Organics Blue cheese and mushroom.  Fresch curds from Arsenal cheese will also be available.

Kew Park Coffee Bar- We have more locally roasted beans from Kew Park Coffee Estate in Jamaica.

Summary of Produce Available

Veggies

  • Potatoes
  • PA Mushrooms
  • Squash
  • Brussels sprouts
  • Cabbage
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Carrots and other root vegetables
  • Onions
  • Cauliflower
  • Tomatoes
  • Shallots
  • Peppers- sweet and hot
  • Ramps
  • Micro greens
  • Garlic
  • Lettuce
  • Spinach
  • Green beans
  • Turnips
  • Broccoli
  • Rhubarb
  • Asparagus

Fruit

  • Apples
  • Bananas
  • Pears
  • Florida Citrus such as lemons, limes and oranges
  • Grapes
  • Other fruit such as berries

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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.
 

http://www.farmersmarketcooperativeofeastliberty.com/

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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.