BUTTERNUT FARM: (One of our market founders 40 years ago!) Vegetables (winter squash, carrots), herbs, dried flowers, cut flowers, eggs, and granola. "We have been marketing in Milford for over 40 years. We provide safe nutritious vegetables using guidelines from UNH and other land grant universities. Contact Noreen at firstname.lastname@example.org. www.Butternutfarmmilford.com
EVERYTHING ALPACA: Goldie and Jim raise alpacas and produce quality hand knitted alpaca products. Alpaca fleece is machine washable, almost completely waterproof, wicks away moisture, hypoallergenic, and is not itchy. It is a specialty fiber that is stronger than mohair, finer than cashmere, smoother than silk, softer than cotton, and warmer then goose down. Hats, scarves, socks, shoe insoles, drier balls and more. They are a member of the New England Alpaca Fiber Pool. www.Facebook.com/EverythingAlpacaNH
FIREFLY FIELDS: Mike and Jen create baking mixes to make your baking easier. Try samples of their cornbread, chocolate cake, and brownies. You'll become a fan! They also make spice mixes and marinades to enhance your meat, fish, chicken, and veggie dishes. email@example.com; www.Facebook.com/fireflyfieldsnh
G3 BAKING: Bob bakes a large variety of goodies each week, some gluten free; scones, muffins, donuts, quick breads, fudge, brownies, cookies, English muffins and more. He also sells locally roasted Parker House coffee. He loves to experiment and bring new creations to the market. G3baking@gmail.com
HULDA'S SWEDISH BAKED GOODS: Jennifer and David are a father/daughter team whose specialty is Swedish baked goods. They use recipes that have been in their family for many generations including Limpa - a rye bread made with anise and orange zest that is sweet and savory. They also bake traditional vetebrock which is a yeast dough that is used for their cardamon braids and dinner rolls. They also bake pepparkakor which is a delicious ginger spice cookie. www.facebook.com/hulda'sswedishbabakedgoods.com; www.swedishbakers.com
LAKONIAN OLIVE OIL LLC: Likourgos and his sister, Penny, process their quality extra virgin olive oil in NH using olives they pick themselves from their family farm in the province of Laconia in Greece. This farm has been in their family since 1930. NO HERBICIDES OR PESTICIDES EVER! They also sell olives. www.lakonianoliveoil.com
LEDGE TOP FARM: (Tom is another founding member of our farmers market 40 years ago.) He grows mixed vegetables year round in heated greenhouses. All organic standards are followed. Only natural products are used for plant nutrition and pest control. He grows raspberries, basil, mint, chives, rhubarb, cucumbers, beets, celery, garlic, cherry tomatoes, Kennebec white potatoes, sweet red peppers, winter squash, arugula, pea shoots (the tender tops of new peas), Brussel sprouts, cabbage, and lettuce mix. He is a member of Certified Naturally Grown. www.ledgetopfarm.com; www.facebook.com/ledge_top_farm.com
MILFORD GOAT DAIRY: Noreen and Tim raise their own goats and sell goat milk. They also make goat milk cheese including farmhouse cheddar and chèvre; and sell goat meat when available. www.facebook.com/milfordgoatdairy
PARADISE FARM LLC: Wayne and Adrienne raise Scottish Highland cattle, Nubian goats, pigs, Romney sheep, Muscovi duck, chicken, turkeys, and bees. They sell 100% grass-fed beef, lamb, pork. roaster chicken, duck, goat milk, honey, maple syrup, goat milk soaps, jams, bee skin cream, beeswax candles, sheep pelts, greenspun (processed free of chemicals) roving and yarn. They also have many fruit trees and bushes and currently sell apples and raspberries. www.paradisefarmnh.com; www.facebook.com/paradisefarmnh.com
SIMPLE PLEASURES: Kim is a talented cook who makes delicious home made soups for each market. She also bakes Finnish sweetbread and other kinds of breads; pies, brioche buns, Nisu, cookies, biscotti, muffins, scones, caramel puffs, whoops pies and more.
SYNERGY FARM: Jack and Mike make a wide assortment of skin care products many of which are made with goat milk; soaps, shower gels, creams and lotions, beard oils, sugar scrubs and more. www.synergyfarmproducts.com; www.facebook.com/synergysoaps&lotions
Butternut Farm, a founding member of both our Summer and winter market.