Spring means time for cool-weather greens, root vegetables, and plants for your own kitchen garden. On this first market week of the spring season, expect a variety of locally grown and farm-raised foods, plus artisan products. Some examples are:
Alive and Digginit (Ebenezer Tuesday, Lakeshore Friday, Oak Ridge Saturday): cut flowers – tulips, daffodils and more; garlic scallions; potted plants – including natives, edible and ornamentals.
Abundant Acres (Ebenezer Tuesday): turnips, radishes, carrots, spring onions.
Clear Springs Farm (Lakeshore Friday, Oak Ridge Saturday): strawberries, herbs, fruit plants, potted greens.
David Bellis (Oak Ridge Saturday): eggs, assorted peacock feathers.
Colvin Family Farm (Ebenezer Tuesday, Oak Ridge Saturday): microgreens, forest-raised pork, pastured chicken, honey, baked goods (granola, cinnamon rolls, whole wheat bread, sourdough bread, brioche pastries).
Happy Skin Naturals (Ebenezer Tuesday): handcrafted soap, skincare products, natural pet treats, other pet products.
*Product list subject to change, based on availability, market conditions, weather and variations at individual farms; this is a partial list, with more products available each week.