Skokie Farmers Market – 8/15/2010 Update

August 20, 2010 at 10:57 pm

Nice day for the market – comfortable temperatures, no storms, every vendor present (plus a game representative from the Skokie Public Library, handing out interesting circular plastic bookmarks). 

New produce this week included:

-          Noffke Family Farm, Coloma, MI (muskmelons, blueberries, raspberries)

-          T& H Farms, Marengo, IL (cucumbers, giant zucchini)

-          A. Dongvillo Farm, St. Joseph, MI  (summer apples)

-          R&B Miller Farms (peaches, blueberries)

-          Heritage Orchards, Benton Harbor, MI (‘Pristine’ apples)

-          M&D Farms, Homer Glen, IL  (‘Sugar Baby’ muskmelons, ‘Lemon Boy’ yellow tomatoes, sweet corn)

-          KAP Farms (‘Cheyenne’ chiles – a no-heat thin skinned red variety; gold, purple, and white cauliflower; mixed red/white/blue marble potatoes, $5 per lb.)