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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 06/21/2012

Farmers Market Roundup: June 21-27

You can find details about the more than 140 markets in the region by clicking on the map below

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INTERACTIVE: Click the image above to view our interactive farmers market map.

As to what some of them will be offering:

At Thursday’s FreshFarm Market by the White House:

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Toigo Orchards:Queen Anne cherries.

Red Apron: pastrami dog, stuffed with swiss cheese and sauerkraut.

Bigg Riggs: sweet cherries and sour cherries.

3 Little Pigs:skinny jimmy beef stick.

 



At Thursday’s FreshFarm Market in Penn Quarter:

Garners Produce: blackberries and romano beans.
Red Apron Butchery: smoked mushroom sausages and hot dogs.
Evensong Farm:ground beef.

At Saturday’s 14th & U Farmers Market:

Garner's Produce: corn, blackberries. Kuhn's Orchards :sentry and spring snow peaches, currants, gooseberries, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, sweet and pie cherries, shallots, leeks. McCleaf's Orchards: apricots, peaches, raspberries, blueberries. Mountain View: tomatoes, peppers (yellow Hungarian and Purple Islander), turmeric beets. Pecan Meadow: rhubarb dream bars, duck, guinea hen, lamb. Truck Patch Farms: ground turkey. Whisked!: mixed berry pie, Italian zucchini quiche.


At Saturday’s Columbia Heights Community Marketplace:

Chesley Farms: black raspberries, peaches. Country Vittles from Critter Hill Farm: chicken. Five Seed Farm: fingerling potatoes, garlic. Whipple Farms: jalapenos and (maybe) orange bell peppers.


At Saturday’s FreshFarm Market in Bethesda:

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Pleitez Produce: celery.

Knouse Fruitlands: apricots, blueberries, raspberries..

Shells Yes!: crab soup and crab chowder.

 


At Saturday’s FreshFarm Market in Silver Spring:

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Evensong Farm: Boston butt (pork shoulder).

Many Rocks Farm: goat chorizo.

Spring Valley Farm: peaches.

Quaker Valley: black raspberries

The Farm at Our House: Tuscan and white Russian kale.


At Saturday’s H Street NE FreshFarm Market:

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Blueberry Hill Farm: strawberries and rhubarb.
Richfield Farms: fava beans and Romanesco cauliflower.


At Saturday’s Ward 8 Farmers Market:

Garden Path Farm: lamb chops. Penn Farm: cantaloupes.


Terrapin Station Farm: blueberries.
At Sunday’s Bloomingdale Farmers Market:

Garner's Produce: corn, blackberries. Mountain View: tomatoes, peppers (yellow Hungarian and  Purple Islander), turmeric beets. Reid's: peaches, currants, gooseberries, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, cherries. Truck Patch Farms: ground turkey. Whisked!: mixed berry pie, Italian zucchini quiche.


At Sunday’s FreshFarm Market at Dupont Circle:

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Spring Valley: peaches. Twin Springs: peaches. Quaker Valley: black, red and golden raspberries. New Morning: jade green beans. Toigo Orchards: sweet cherries.


At Sunday’s Takoma Park Farmers Market:

.Black Rock Orchard: yellow and white peaches, blueberries and sweet cherries. 

Blue Rodge Botanicals: Genovese basil plants in 10-inch pots.

Clear Spring Creamery: blueberry yogurt smoothies.

Smith Meadows Farm: basil-pesto ravioli and bacon-sage ravioli.

Twin Springs Fruit Farm: Methley sugar plums, peaches, blueberries, sour cherries, red and black raspberries; “sugar snack”carrots, German hard-neck garlic, sugar snap peas and hull peas.
Waterpenny Farm: fresh eggs.



At Tuesday’s FreshFarm Market in Crystal City:

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Atwater’s: orange currant scones.

Kuhn Orchards: peaches, red currants.

Barajas Produce: bell peppers, eggplant, jalapenos.

Coulter Farm: summer sausage.

 


At Wednesday’s Farmers Market at Maryland:

This just in:

Country Vittles (meats): chicken.

McCleaf’s Orchard:sour cherries, green beans and yellow peaches.

Valencia’s Produce: three varieties of cantaloupe, heirloom field tomatoes, baby spinach, hot and sweet peppers.


At Wednesday’s Foggy Bottom FreshFarm Market:

Blueberry Hill Farm: certified organic cherry tomatoes, shallots, arugula and blueberries.

Barajas Produce: poblano peppers, bell peppers, eggplant, basil, beets and candy onions.
Quaker Valley: cherry tomatoes, peaches, nectarines and berries.

 


SPECIAL EVENTS

At Saturday’s H Street NE FreshFarm Market, a cooking basics demo: Learn to make an easy healthy dish with green beans; shoppers on food assistance get key ingredients, at 10 a.m.
Red Apron Butchery makes its twice-monthly appearance.

At Sunday’s Takoma Park Farmers Market, guest vendor Andy's Mushroom Farm will be on hand with portabello, white button and crimini mushrooms.
At Saturday’s Ward 8 Farmers Market, the Curbside Cupcake food truck will be on hand, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

See our farmers market interactive map and list of Community-Supported Agriculture farms.

Search for seasonal recipes in our Recipe Finder.

If you have a new market or see information that needs to be corrected in our farmers market listings, e-mail krystalr@washpost.com.

By  |  06:00 AM ET, 06/21/2012

Categories:  Markets This Week | Tags:  markets

 
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