News & Views:  Red Raspberries (Out of Season) 

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Saturday looks like it will be a beautiful day to go to the farmers’ market. We will be in Princeton and Peoria. We’ll have plenty of watermelon and tomatoes. We’ll also bring red raspberries, jam, eggplant, peppers (green, sweet/ripe, & hot), potatoes, sweet potatoes, onions, garlic, winter squash and purslane (one of the best vegetable sources of omega-3 fatty acids!). Plow Creek Bakery also will have a good supply of baked goods. Peoria market opens at 8:00 and Princeton at 8:30.


We will be at farmers’ market in Princeton this Tuesday afternoon with lots of tomatoes and watermelon. We’ll also have red raspberries, some eggplant, cucumbers, garlic, onions, sweet and hot peppers, potatoes, and winter squash. Market runs from 3:00 to 5:30.


We will be at farmers’ markets Tuesday afternoon in Princeton and LaSalle. We have lots of watermelons and tomatoes. We also have blackberries, raspberries, sweet and hot peppers, eggplants, potatoes, garlic, onions, cucumbers, zucchini, winter squash and jam. Both markets open at 3:00.


The later red raspberries are now starting to come on stronger. We will be open for picking (self-serve) daily starting Monday, August 8. The picking is not as fast as with the earlier ones, but not bad. About 20% are soft. These taste great, but squish easily and won’t keep long — your choice whether to pick them or not.


We will be at Peoria and Princeton Farmers’ markets on Saturday. The seedless watermelon are finally ready. We’ll also bring watermelon with seeds, muskmelon, red raspberries, blackberries, and a few blueberries. For vegetables, we have lots of tomatoes, hot and sweet peppers (green and ripe), potatoes, eggplant, cucumbers, zucchini, onions, garlic, kale, and chard. For herbs we’ll bring basil and cilantro. Plow Creek Bakery will provide their usual great variety of baked goods. Peoria market opens at 8:00 and Princeton at 8:30.


On Saturday morning we will be at farmers’ markets in Princeton and Peoria. We’ll have good quantities of watermelon, muskmelon (cantaloupe), and tomatoes. We’ll bring blueberries, red raspberries, and blackberries. We have eggplant, potatoes, onions, garlic, basil, cilantro, zucchini, cucumbers, and ripe & green peppers. Plow Creek Bakery will also have a good selection of their goodies. Peoria market opens at 8:00 and Princeton at 8:30.


Tuesday afternoon we will be at farmer’s markets in LaSalle and Princeton. We have lots of tomatoes and potatoes. We also have muskmelon, raspberries, blackberries and blueberries. We’ll have eggplant, greens, onions and garlic. Both markets open at 3:00.


Plow Creek Farm will be at the Peoria and Princeton farmers’ markets on Saturday. The first watermelon are now in. We also plan to bring muskmelon, blueberries, blackberries and a few red raspberries. We have plenty of tomatoes and peppers (both green and a few ripe). Zucchini, cucumbers, onions, garlic, potatoes, and some wild greens will also be there. We’ve just made jam from some of the blackberries — delicious! And Plow Creek Bakery will have plenty of home-made baked goods. Peoria market opens at 8:00 and Princeton at 8:30.


We will be at market in Princeton this afternoon with blackberries, blueberries, and red raspberries. We should have fresh garlic, cucumbers, zucchini, cilantro, a few tomatoes and peppers. Market is open from 3:00 to 5:30.


We will be at Peoria and Princeton farmers’ markets on Saturday. We have fruit: blueberries, blackberries, red raspberries and muskmelon. Vegetables include tomatoes, green peppers, eggplant, beets, new potatoes, onions, fresh garlic, basil, zucchini, and cucumbers. Plow Creek Bakery will provide cookies, rolls, and breads. Peoria market opens at 8:00 and Princeton at 8:30


Beautiful bountiful berries at markets Saturday in Princeton and Peoria. Mostly raspberries and blueberries, with some black raspberries and blackberries in Princeton. We’ll also have cabbage, chard, fresh garlic, onions, zucchini, cucumbers, basil and cilantro. Maybe we’ll have a few early tomatoes at Princeton and beets in Peoria. Peoria market opens at 8:00 and Princeton at 8:30.


Today at Princeton Farmers’ Market we will have plenty of raspberries, both red and black. We’ll bring the first few blackberries and the last few strawberries. Our several first ripe tomatoes will be available. Vegetables we’ll bring include cilantro, kale, chard, beets, fresh garlic, garlic scapes, zucchini, cucumbers, purslane, lettuce, and cabbage. Market opens at 3:00.

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