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ADDITION TO NEWSLETTERRaw Goat Milk is back on the market starting this week!

ORDERING:
The market is now open for ordering!
Click link to order: suwanee.locallygrown.net

If you do NOT receive a confirmation email immediately after you placed your order, then your items are still in your cart and your order is not complete. *All orders must be placed by 6pm on Sunday.

PICK UP:
Pick up is on Tuesday at 4942 Austin Park Avenue, Buford 30518 from 1pm to 6:30 pm.

PAYMENT:
We take checks, cash, and credit card. To pay by credit card click “Pay Now” button at the bottom of the check out page. I don’t run credit cards until after pick up on Tuesdays.

Happy New Year! No change to pick up schedule


Suwanee Whole Life Co-op

Our Website: suwanee.locallygrown.net
Pick Up Location: 4942 Austin Park Avenue, Buford GA 30518 on Tuesdays
Like Us on Facebook: Suwanee Whole Life Co-op

Have a question for other co-op members? Submit questions on our Google Group Discussion Board: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/suwanee-whole-life-co-op

No Change to Pick up schedule

Happy New Year!! We will have normal pick up New Year’s week. Don’t forget if you go on vacation and have a produce box from Nature’s Garden Express to put your box on vacation hold. The best way to ensure this happens is to give them a call at 770-441-9976.

All our farms/vendors have returned from vacation and have reactivated their listings on the market!

Other Market News

(Repeat)
Fry Farm was impacted by the frost so they are taking a break until after the new year.

Volunteers Needed


Please consider volunteering during market pick up. I can’t run the co-op without your help!

WE NEED A VOLUNTEER FOR THE 5PM SLOT NEXT TUESDAY!

THANK YOU Alyssa, Chuck, and Margaret for helping out on Tuesday!

The schedule IS UPDATED through the end of 2017

. To sign up click: Volunteer Sign up

No packing is involved just need someone to be there to assist other members. You are welcome to bring your kids as long as they are supervised.

Thank you in advance for your support!

Upcoming Group Buys/Vendors of the Day

Below is a list of upcoming co-op group buys to help with planning and budgeting. All dates are subject to change.

Carrell Farms (pastured buffalo, alpaca,lamb) 1/6 – 1/8

VitalChoice Seafood (Scallops & other seafood) 1/13 – 1/15

Green Pasture (Fermented Cod Liver Oil) 1/20 – 1/22


We thank you for your interest and support of our efforts to bring you the healthiest, the freshest and the most delicious foods possible!

Merry Christmas! Market extended until 9pm this evening!


Merry Christmas!! I hope you all are having a wonderful day! I know I have been spending all day enjoying the family! Since many of us haven’t placed our order yet I’m extending the market until 9pm this evening. Please place your order if you need something this week.

Please remember that we need to hit certain minimums in order for our farmers and vendors to deliver to us.

Thank you for placing your order and supporting local farms and businesses!

Click Here to Place Your Order

Market is OPEN for orders!


ORDERING:
The market is now open for ordering!
Click link to order: suwanee.locallygrown.net

If you do NOT receive a confirmation email immediately after you placed your order, then your items are still in your cart and your order is not complete. *All orders must be placed by 6pm on Sunday.

PICK UP:
Pick up is on Tuesday at 4942 Austin Park Avenue, Buford 30518 from 1pm to 6:30 pm.

PAYMENT:
We take checks, cash, and credit card. To pay by credit card click “Pay Now” button at the bottom of the check out page. I don’t run credit cards until after pick up on Tuesdays.

Happy New Year! No change to schedule


Suwanee Whole Life Co-op

Our Website: suwanee.locallygrown.net
Pick Up Location: 4942 Austin Park Avenue, Buford GA 30518 on Tuesdays
Like Us on Facebook: Suwanee Whole Life Co-op

Have a question for other co-op members? Submit questions on our Google Group Discussion Board: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/suwanee-whole-life-co-op

No Change to Pick up schedule

We will have normal pick up New Year’s week. Don’t forget if you go on vacation and have a produce box from Nature’s Garden Express to put your box on vacation hold. The best way to ensure this happens is to give them a call at 770-441-9976.

All our vendors have returned from vacation!

Other Market News

(Repeat)
Fry Farm was impacted by the frost so they are taking a break until after the new year.

Volunteers Needed


Please consider volunteering during market pick up. I can’t run the co-op without your help!

WE NEED A VOLUNTEER FOR THE 5PM SLOT NEXT TUESDAY!

THANK YOU Alyssa, Chuck, and Margaret for helping out on Tuesday! I couldn’t run the co-op without your support!

The schedule IS UPDATED through the end of 2017

. To sign up click: Volunteer Sign up

No packing is involved just need someone to be there to assist other members. You are welcome to bring your kids as long as they are supervised.

Thank you in advance for your support!

Upcoming Group Buys/Vendors of the Day

Below is a list of upcoming co-op group buys to help with planning and budgeting. All dates are subject to change.

VitalChoice Seafood (Scallops & other seafood) 1/13 – 1/15

Green Pasture (Fermented Cod Liver Oil) 1/20 – 1/22


We thank you for your interest and support of our efforts to bring you the healthiest, the freshest and the most delicious foods possible!

Reminder: Place your order by 6pm today


Just a friendly reminder that market orders are due online by 6 pm TODAY. Place your order now so you don’t forget.

ADDITION TO NEWSLETTER- sorry for late notice but My Daily Bread wanted you to know they will NOT be on market Dec 27th. They have family coming in at the last minute. Thanks for your understanding. If you order this week, everything will hold over, including dips, cheese logs, and breads.

Please remember that we need to hit certain minimums in order for our farmers and vendors to deliver to us.

Thank you for placing your order and supporting local farms and businesses!

Click Here to Place Your Order

Market is OPEN for orders!


ORDERING:
The market is now open for ordering!
Click link to order: suwanee.locallygrown.net

If you do NOT receive a confirmation email immediately after you placed your order, then your items are still in your cart and your order is not complete. *All orders must be placed by 6pm on Sunday.

PICK UP:
Pick up is on Tuesday at 4942 Austin Park Avenue, Buford 30518 from 1pm to 6:30 pm.

PAYMENT:
We take checks, cash, and credit card. To pay by credit card click “Pay Now” button at the bottom of the check out page. I don’t run credit cards until after pick up on Tuesdays.

Market is OPEN for orders!


ORDERING:
The market is now open for ordering!
Click link to order: suwanee.locallygrown.net

If you do NOT receive a confirmation email immediately after you placed your order, then your items are still in your cart and your order is not complete. *All orders must be placed by 6pm on Sunday.

PICK UP:
Pick up is on Tuesday at 4942 Austin Park Avenue, Buford 30518 from 1pm to 6:30 pm.

PAYMENT:
We take checks, cash, and credit card. To pay by credit card click “Pay Now” button at the bottom of the check out page. I don’t run credit cards until after pick up on Tuesdays.

News: No change to schedule


Suwanee Whole Life Co-op

Our Website: suwanee.locallygrown.net
Pick Up Location: 4942 Austin Park Avenue, Buford GA 30518 on Tuesdays
Like Us on Facebook: Suwanee Whole Life Co-op

Have a question for other co-op members? Submit questions on our Google Group Discussion Board: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/suwanee-whole-life-co-op

No Change to Pick up schedule

We will have normal pick up this Tuesday. Looking at the holiday calendar, we will have normal pick up Christmas week and New Year’s week. Don’t forget if you go on vacation and have a produce box from Nature’s Garden Express to put your box on vacation hold. The best way to ensure this happens is to give them a call at 770-441-9976.

Christmas Meal Ideas

Just a few ideas to can use to incorporate in your holiday cooking…
Appetizers:
Cheese Log-Hot Pepper Peach
Smoked Salmon
Sides & Salads:
Roasted Root Vegetables
Collard greens
Kale
Swiss Chard
Turnips
Pork – fresh whole Ham hocks
Rolls – Whole Wheat
Main Course:
Beef – Beef Brisket
Beef – London Broil
Chicken -Whole -roasted
Pork – 2 Chop cut 1" thick
Wild Caught Salmon
Desserts:
Gluten Free Organic Pumpkin Roll
Gluten Free Tiramisu Roll
Maple Pecan Pie
Dutch Cranberry Apple Pie
Coffee from JavaGenesis

Other Market News

Fry Farm was impacted by the frost so they are taking a break until after the new year.

Back In Time will be on the market this weekend and next but not the weekend of the 23rd. Stock up if you need to. They have whole chickens, chicken breast and cut up whole chicken on the market.

My Daily Bread is putting all jams and jellies on sale this week, $1.00 off and all will come with holiday toppers for gift giving. They are reduced to $5 each.
ALL the veggies and fruits listed on the market are either Certified Naturally Grown or organically grown. NO synthetic chemical pesticides or fertilizers ever used

NEW ITEMS!
Turnips, Hakurei
Cookies – Happy Gingerbread Boys
Christmas Gift Basket
Bread- Healthy Elf
Bread- Woodstock
Turnips, Scarlet Queen
BBQ Rub – 2 oz
Cocoa Rub – 2 Oz
Tangy Coffee BBQ Saucinade
Collard Greens
Swiss Chard
Quiche – Sundried Tomato Pesto
Cheese from Farmstead Fresh

Volunteers Needed


Please consider volunteering during market pick up. I can’t run the co-op without your help!

THANK YOU Chuck and Shalley for helping out on Tuesday! I couldn’t run the co-op without your support!

The schedule IS UPDATED through the end of 2017

. To sign up click: Volunteer Sign up

No packing is involved just need someone to be there to assist other members. You are welcome to bring your kids as long as they are supervised.

Thank you in advance for your support!

Upcoming Group Buys/Vendors of the Day

Below is a list of upcoming co-op group buys to help with planning and budgeting. All dates are subject to change.

VitalChoice Seafood (Scallops & other seafood) 1/13 – 1/15


We thank you for your interest and support of our efforts to bring you the healthiest, the freshest and the most delicious foods possible!

Reminder: Place your order by 6pm today


Just a friendly reminder that market orders are due online by 6 pm TODAY. Place your order now so you don’t forget.

Please remember that we need to hit certain minimums in order for our farmers and vendors to deliver to us.

Thank you for placing your order and supporting local farms and businesses!

Click Here to Place Your Order