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Live Music. Beautiful Weather. Locally Produced Figs. Local Artisan Cheese. Pastured Meats and more….

Friday, September 1st, 2017 | George Sackett | market-report

Wildwood Farmers Market on Main
16860 Main Street, Wildwood, MO
Saturday, September 2

It’s a long weekend. A holiday weekend and also the transition of the local, seasonal, summer produce into the early fall and cooler weather produce. Our vendor list is also transitioning through the end of the season.

This week enjoy fresh, locally grown figs from Ivan’s Fig Farm. Ivan produces about 16 different fig varieties and usually has at least 6 of those varieties at a market each week. Ivan has been a vendor at the Tower Grove and Schlafly Farmers Market for quite a few years and will joining us this weekend.

Locally produced artisan cheeses, fruit crisps, housemade butter, boiled cider and housemade preserves will be at the Larder and Cupboard tent. Larder and Cupboard is a locally owned purveyor of unique, artisan and housemade food items, cheeses, cookbooks and locally branded food items. Cindy seeks out the best local, seasonal produce to create her in house preserves throughout the season.

One Eye Blind Woodworks is back this week. Dave uses a variety of unique local woods from “downed” trees to make various sizes of spoons and spatulas. His wife Jane makes bags and purses from upcycled feed bags.

Have you visited the Lavish tent? Jacque has created really unique (and fun) bath, body and linen sprays, bath bombs and beard oils. Do you want to feel like you are at the beach? Or laying in a bed of summer lilies? Jacque will take you there! Lavish yourself.

Rosy Buck and Flower Hill Farm will have fresh cut flowers, sprouts, pastured eggs, purple beans, basil, tomatoes…
And a new baby!! Quin!

Great Harvest Breads grinds the wheat “in house” to make the delicious variety of breads and rolls that they bring each week. Stop by their tent for a sample.

Serena of Stuart Farm will have a variety of pastured, heritage breed pork, chicken and beef cuts as well as pastured eggs.

Adventures in Spice brings unique and propietary herb and spice blends; including no-salt and no sugar.

Darlene Homer will have a variety of locally produced pork cuts and meat sticks. (and maybe some produce)

EmmiLu’s Barkery is back. Janet is back with her cute and creative hand made and decorated dog treats.

Farrar Out Farm will have a variety of locally produced and pastured meat cuts including beef, pork, lamb and chicken.

Lavender Leaf has the creative and whimsical adornments such as barettes, bows, hairbands, tutu’s, onesies, earrings, necklaces, stuffed unicorns and other magicial creations.

Donna Harvey of Zen Rainbow Creations makes some fun jewelry. But my favorite’s at her table are all of the beautiful “critters” that she designs from beads and upcycled jewerly pieces.

Stitches by Ann will have a variety of embroidered bath and kitchen hand towels, aprons for adults and kids, onesies, shirts, dresses, bags and more. Ask Ann about custom orders as well.

Mike and Crystal Condos will be bringing fresh, seasonal, local produce from the family farm in DeSoto.

Please come visit the market. Support the vendors and pick up some great food and artisan items to take home. Enjoy live music. This week Patrick Harvey will be playing the harp.

Hope to see you at the market.