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Just a Little Savor

First Cider Pressing of 2021 from Pleasant Springs Orchard


Just a Little Savor

What is it that makes the last days of summer so lovely?

Surely the knowledge of the shortened days to come makes our appreciation more present. At least that's how we feel knowing the end of the market season is not too far off in the distance.

While we can enjoy it, these waning golden days are for indulgence in the rich pleasures of summer's end like ripe grapes from Urban Gourmet, bouquets of sunflowers from Ka Vang Thao and succulent organic sweet corn from JenEhr Family Farm (pictured).

The cool morning air is as welcome as the Crimson Crisp apples coming in this week from Mt. Horeb's Atoms to Apples. The late summer days warming slowly like a crock of fresh cider from Pleasant Springs Orchard, filling our noses with the fragrant smells of fall at our door.

Those market mornings seem more precious by the week, each Stella's Bakery cinnamon roll (pictured) sweeter in knowing their absence over the winter months.

Eight more weeks stand before us until we pack away for the season, giving us all plenty of time to savor the market bounty.

As we push on to the end of September you can expect a full yield to the fall's colors and flavors with plenty of squash, pumpkins, mums, cabbage and more to be found by the week.

A loving send off to the summer days this week, but as we were reminded of at the Blue Moon Community Farm booth this past Saturday, nothing beets the beauty of autumn (pictured).

See you at market!

Ben Zimmerman

Market Manager

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Vendor Notices:

Sai's Garden will be absent from the market this Saturday, September 18th. They will return the following week.

Door County Fruit Markets & Flyte Family Farms have finished vending for the 2021 season. They send their thanks to all their shoppers and look forward to returning in 2022.

Chris & Lori's Bakehouse will be absent from the market Saturday, September 25th.

Wetherby Cranberry Company will return to the WCM this fall starting on Saturday October 9th.


Mushrooms Tinctures from Fungi Farmers


September 18th Vendor List:

Alsum Sweet Corn

Atoms to Apples

B's Honey

Black Earth Valley

Blue Moon Community Farm

Bonde Bee

Bryant Family Farms

Chris + Lori's Bakehouse

Country Bloomer's Greenhouse

County Line Plants-n-Produce

Don's Produce


Driftless Chocolates

Emerald Meadows Family Farm

Farmer Johns Cheese

Fungi Farmers

Garden Gate Flowers

Happy Valley Farm

Highland Spring Farm

Honey Bee Bakery

JenEhr Family Farm

Ka Vang Thao

Landmark Creamery

Lor Farm

Madison Sourdough

McCluskey Brothers Shillelagh Glen Farms

Murphy Farms

Natalie's Garden and Greenhouse

Open Kettle Farms

ParKelm Farm

Sai's Garden

Savory Accents

Shoua Lee Vang

Stella's Bakery

Steppin' Out Foods

Ten Eyck Orchard

Tortillas Los Angeles

Underground Meats

Urban Gourmet

What Got Gathered

Yang Family Produce

Absent this week:

Forgotten Valley Cheese

Sai's Garden

*Please note this is a tentative list. Last minute cancellations or additions to the vendor list are possible.




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