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Super, Sunny Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Ma...

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Friday September 13, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Okay, it seems as though there might be a touch of fall in the air. The air conditioners are turned off and the windows are all open...I am sitting here typing with goose bumps all over my legs! Guess I better go put on some long britches. Lol ...

Sunny Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Friday September 06, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Last Saturday was quite a day for many of our farmers. The rain (storms) proved to be a wee bit more than many of our non vegetable farmers could handle. Dried herb seasoning, pimento and beer cheese and wine bottles do not fare well in the pouring down...

Back To School Day at the Bluegrass Farmers' Marke...

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Friday August 30, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Summer is unofficially over after this Labor Day weekend. Someone needs to tell Mother Nature that! 90 degree temperatures is not what one would call Fall weather! lol No matter...we get to celebrate two things. It's Labor Day and that means our farmers will...

Sunny Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Friday August 23, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Only one more week until our “Back To School Day!” On August 31st, we'll be giving away a limited number of insulated lunch totes, so shop early! Both market locations will be participating. And, by the way they are Wildcat blue or in our case...Bluegrass...

Super Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Thursday August 15, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful weather. It was so nice to be able to open the windows and air the house out today...and in August no less! But, never fear, summer is still with us and the air conditioners will be working full force next week. ...

Saturday Goodies at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Thursday August 08, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Saturday is the last day of the National Farmers Market Week and the perfect way to celebrate homegrown goodness is to shop at the largest local 100% homegrown/produced farmers market...the Bluegrass Farmers' Market! Yup, that's correct, our farmer members are...

Recipe Wednesday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Wednesday August 07, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

And, we're talking potatoes, spuds, taters...whatever you call them! Don't confuse the ones that you buy at the grocery store with the fresh ones available at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market! There is no comparison, trust me. Once you've eaten a freshly dug...

Saturday Goodness at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market...

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Friday August 02, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Wow, August is already here and it seems like we just opened our 2013 market season! The Fayette County school s start in less than two weeks. That means parents need to start thinking abut nutritious lunches for their children. Our farmers will be bringing...

It's Recipe Wednesday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Ma...

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Wednesday July 31, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

And, we're talking melons! We all know how wonderful a big slice of watermelon tastes on a warm summer evening. And, you probably remember having seed spitting contests too! lol I can remember starting my summer mornings with a cantaloupe half sprinkled with a...

Super Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Thursday July 25, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Wow, what a great Customer Appreciation Day last Saturday! Both markets experienced record crowds...both new and returning customers. It was so nice to share the flexible cutting boards with so many folks. Now you just need to put them to good use by chopping,...

Recipe Wednesday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Wednesday July 24, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

And, we are talking corn ! Boy oh boy...are we ever! I asked farmers, customers and friends for their favorite fresh corn recipes and I realized that next to tomatoes, I think corn is the crowd favorite this time of the year. :) And, everyone has their way of...

Customer Appreciation Day at the Bluegrass Farmers...

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Thursday July 18, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Saturday is going to be a special day because the farmers get to celebrate our customers. It is Customer Appreciation Day at both market locations! How do we say thank you? We're giving away flexible cutting boards...they are in limited quantities, so shop...

Recipe Wednesday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Wednesday July 17, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

And, we are talking green beans! Which, by the way do not really have to be green in color...try the yellow or purple beans too. I do have to admit that the first time I prepared the purple beans, I was a bit disappointed to find that they do not stay purple....

Sunny Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Thursday July 11, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

According to the local weather folks, this Saturday promises to be a beautiful day. And, the perfect way to start it off is by shopping at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market! Both of our markets offer nothing but the best, the freshest and guaranteed 100%...

July 6th at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Friday July 05, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Hope everyone enjoyed America's birthday yesterday. I know ours was a very wet one...hope you all managed to get your grilling and picnic in between raindrops. I have spoken to a few farmers and they are hoping that the fields will be dry enough...

Recipe Wednesday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Wednesday July 03, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Today we are talking squash! And I mean any variety...yellow, crook neck, Zephyr, zucchini, etc. Be creative and mix them up. Squash is always wonderful steamed, stuffed, grilled and pickled. Here are a few simple and easy recipes to try with any of the squash...

Celebrate the American Farmer at the Bluegrass Far...

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Thursday June 27, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

It's the weekend before the 4 th of July and certainly a time to celebrate the reason it's a holiday. The 4 th is also known as Independence Day in commemoration of the the signing of the Declaration of Independence. I can't think of a more independent group...

Recipe Wednesday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Wednesday June 26, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

We're talking potatoes! I mean fresh from the garden potatoes. Store bought cannot compare with the ones available at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market. Okay, you have purchased your spuds, taters...whatever you call them and now, what to do with...

1st Summer Saturday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Mark...

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Thursday June 20, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

Yippee...it's officially summer! That can only mean one thing...more fresh fruits and veggies at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market! It's been a cool and rainy spring so the warm, sunny summer is a welcome sight for our farmers. The Saturday markets...

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