Wishing you good health, happiness, and success in the coming year and always. Happy New Year!
With great music and food stalls the market will be pumping even though many stallholders have chosen to take a break this week.
Very popular Broadfoot will bring great music to enjoy while you and your friends and family indulge in a coffee (11th Hour Coffee) or chai tea (Chai Harem) and tasty treats or a cooling drink might include:
- Sugar cane juice from David at Grassroots Sugar Cane
- Yogi Nectar from Masa (beside Caldera Honey)
- Iced Chocolate Chai from Chai Harem.
All our regular food stalls except for Marci Organic Food will be at the market this week.
For fresh produce and regular added value products:
Everest Farm will have an abundance of fresh vegies plus watermelon, rockmelon and loads of delicious bananas.
The Gourmet Salad Hut has many varieties of lettuce, herbs, Asian greens, watercress, kale, rocket and also lots of conserves to give great variety to your salads. Pesto – a favourite of mine is a staple for its ability to make a quick meal so delicious.
Sylva Lining Organics and Bio Organic Farm will provide organic shoppers with greens, cucumbers and tomatoes plus lots of herbs including garlic, eggs, sweet potatoes and more.
Barry will be at the market with his local Caldera Honey and Tweed River Pecans.
Spice Palace has delightful dips for your New Years Eve party as well as the most delicious blue corn chips ad tortillas. Along with loads of Mediterranean spices Rob also sells Grumpy Grandmas Olive Oil, lots of olives and more.
Eggs and mushrooms in abundance last week ran out due to demand but this week there should be plenty for all.
Rainbow Fruit Flats will have strawberries and their regular selection of dehydrated fruit and their namesake fruit flats plus fruit based ice block for the kiddies.
Mt Warning Bakehouse will have fresh sourdough breads as well as rolls and pizza bases.
Stallholder changes this week only:
Absent this week only are:
Cecil Farm and Jumping Red Ant
All Natural Meat Co
Dairy and Apples
Crabbes Creek Woodfired – returning next week with their pizza oven.
The season has ended for Nudgel Nuts. We look forward to Ian’s return with new season macadamias in March 2017.
Belles Kitchen – returns 11th January 2017.
*REMEMBER* ATM at the market!
We now have an ATM onsite for your shopping convenience.
Weather: Partly cloudy with only a small chance of a shower. Temperature range is an early 17 degrees with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Produce of the week (newest season produce is in bold):
- Cos lettuce
- Cucumbers (Lebanese)
- Fancy lettuce
- Leafy greens – lots of varieties including herbs, kale, swiss chard and many more.
- Potatoes (various)
- Sweet potatoes
Seasonal Produce List Updated:
Beans (+organic), Beetroot (+organic), Broccoli, Cabbage, Capsicum, Cauliflower, Chard (organic), Chilli, Cucumber (+organic), Corn (+organic), Eggplant (+organic), Garlic (+organic), Herbs (basil + organic basil, coriander, fennel, ginger, rocket, turmeric and more), Kale (+organic), Lettuce (cos organic), Fancy Lettuce and mixed salad greens, Micro greens (+ wide variety of organic such as alfalfa, barley greens, sunflower, broccoli, chick pea), Peas incl snow peas (+organic), Mizuna, Onion (+organic), Mushrooms, Pak Choi (organic), Potato (Sebago) , Potatoes (kipfler ++), Pumpkin (+organic), Salad Mix, Silver Beet, Sprouts (+organic), Spinach (+organic), Sweet Corn, Sweet Potato (+organic), Tatsoi (organic) Swedes, Tomatoes (+organic), Taro, Watercress, Wheat grass, Zucchini (+organic).
Apples, Avocados, Bananas (Cavendish, Lady Fingers (organic also) and Little Gem), Blueberries, Carambola (star fruit), Custard apples, Dragon Fruit, Grapefruit, Grapes, Kiwi fruit (organic), Lemons + Limes (incl organic), Mangoes, Mandarin (organic), Oranges (organic), Passionfruit, Paw Paw, Pears, Rock melons, Strawberries, Watermelons.
Gerberas, Lisianthus, Roses, Tropical flowers – currently red and yellow heliconias. (not available his week)
Eggs – including organic
Pecan nuts and macadamia nuts, nut oils, butters and choc coated nuts
Cows milk, cheeses and yoghurt, kefir, cultured butter ++
Goats milk and soft cheeses, kefir (not available his week)
Raw unprocessed honey, creamed honey and creamed honey with cinnamon! And bees wax candles.
Rice and Breads
A variety of artisan sour dough breads baked with a range of organic flours (including spelt and rye) and flavours that use local market products including macadamia nut bread!
Beef, lamb and pork (All Natural Meat Company) and goat, Salami (Nimbin Valley Diary) periodically. + lamb and chicken sourced within the broader market radius and locally caught fish – very seasonal). (not available his week)
Locally harvested oysters by Noel Baggalay from his Brunswick and Tweed Rivers oyster farm. Seasonally caught local fish, prawns and other seafood as it becomes locally available. (not available his week)