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Chisago City Farmers Market

Fridays ¦ July 5 -  September 27, 2024 ¦ 2-6PM ¦ Moberg Park
 
The Chisago City's Farmers Market will be back this year at Moberg Park, 10656 Railroad Ave. Shop the Summer’s best produce and more local goods. 
Our market offers a variety of fresh products from local growers, producers, and artisans.
 
 

 Power of Produce (PoP) Kids Club

The Power of Produce (PoP) Kids Club continues in 2024, this program helps kids discover a world of healthy local produce at the market. 

Kids exercise their own buying power as they try new fruits and veggies each week!

  • Visit the Market Info Booth to sign up, it's FREE!
  • Fridays JULY - SEPTEMBER
  • Kids receive a $2 token to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at the market
  • Specially designed for & open to kids ages 4-12

THANK YOU TO OUR 2024 PoP CLUB SPONSORS!

Golden Yam Sponsors: Polaris, All Ways Automotive, & Chisago City Parks

 Silver Beet Sponsors: Peterson Companies, Mickelson Landscaping, & Lakes Area Electric 

 Vendor List 2024- UPDATING AS VENDORS ARE ADDED

Full Time:

Svihel Vegetable Farm- We grow a wide variety of quality fruits & vegetables. The varieties grown are chosen for their taste and are harvested daily for freshness. Committed to practicing sustainable farming methods to conserve the air, soil, and water. Due to unique growing practices, we have strawberries available from mid June-Oct.  Products: Fruits & Vegetables 

Heide Family Farm- We are a small family farm that raises chickens, ducks, turkeys; grows organic vegetables, and makes homemade baked & canned goods. Products: Baked goods(regular & gluten free), Breads, Cookies, Cupcakes, Pies, Scones, Donuts, Salsa, Pickles, Jams, Beets, Maple Syrup, Eggs, Chicken, Organic vegetables. 

Maiyee Vang- My name is Maiyee, my mom Yer Lee has always loved gardening; it's her hobby/passion. I help my mom when I'm not working, always learning about farming and enjoy being outdoors. Products: Vegetables & Herbs 

Vang Heritage Farm- (YouTube Channel link) My family has been farming for generations since we can remember, we bought a farm 5 years ago and like to keep the tradition going. This is just another avenue to keep ourselves busy and active as we get older. I am a retired law enforcement officer and my wife is a stay at home mom. We sell flowers and home grown garden produce to promote a peaceful way of living and a new lifestyle to better our health and minds. Products: flower bouquets, carrots, beets, potatoes, onions, sweet peas, green beans, tomatoes, corn, lettuce, cabbage, mints, watermelon, cucumbers, radish

Lee Family FarmSince being retired I have taken on the hobby of vegetable gardening and selling at farmers markets. We eat what we grow and share with you. Products: Beans, beets, broccoli, brussel sprouts, carrots, cauliflower, sweet corn, cucumbers, eggplant, cilantro, dill, basil, kale, kohlrabi, leek, lettuce, onion, peppers, peas, radish, squash, tomatoes, potatoes, cut flowers 

Alstad Farm- We are first generation farmers focused on growing fresh, locally grown, chemical free produce on our 23 acre farm in Shafer, MN. We cultivate almost an acre in vegetable production and the rest is a mix of cover crops, native prairie, and woods. Established in 2023 and owned by Emily and Eric Chapman, we are motivated to build a farm that balances produce production, wildlife conservation, soil health, and building healthy and vibrant rural communities. We are transitioning to organic production methods, and hope to be certified organic in 2025! We use a market garden style production model with permanent raised beds, compost rich soils, practice minimal tillage, and use no chemicals. We also integrate perennial crops such as apples, blueberries, pear, plums, and cherries. We pride ourselves on the diversity and the freshness of produce we grow! Products: arugula, beans, beets, broccoli, bunching onion, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, cucumber, dill, kale, lettuce, onion, potato, tomatoes, radish, snap pea, spinach, winter squash

Mama Jou's Eggrolls-Mama Jou has been supplying our community with eggrolls for years! She loves to cook- even in her free time. She also likes sewing Hmong embroidery when she's not cooking. Products: Egg rolls(pork & veggie), spring rolls(shrimp & veggie), lo mien noodles, noodles

Specialty Spores- At specialty Spores we take great care from lab to harvest in producing the highest quality mushrooms for use in all of our handcrafted products. Products: Fresh gourmet mushrooms, mushroom jerky, & lion's mane tinctures

Sweet Rock FarmSmall family owned farm producing happy & healthy animals making some of the best tasting meats & eggs. We strive for quality over quantity. Products: Berkshire Pork, Boer Goat, Heritage Turkey,  & Cornish Cross Chickens    

Occasional:

Chisago County Master Gardeners 

Twinflower Books- Twinflower books is proud to serve the Chisago Lakes region, bringing you local authors and great books from MN selling authors. Products: Books, greeting cards, art and jewelry from MN artists, games, puzzles, stickers

The Bee Brats- I moved to Lindstrom in 2012, I have 2 sons and a granddaughter and enjoy living here. I raise bees at a couple of local locations, the only treatment used in my hives is an organic treatment for mites. Products: Honey

Little Home Baker- We are a family of 6, my husband and I started our homestead 4 years ago; Boos Lake Farm. Little Home Baker was created about 6 years ago. I have always loved to cook and bake, but my passion grew immensely for my love for bakery foods. Little Home Baker focuses on custom bakery cake and cupcakes to sourdough everything. Products: breads, sweets, canned goods

Tracy & Erin's Crafts- Tracy and Erin's crafts is a mother/daughter duo that enjoy making/creating a wide range of bath & body products for individuals of all ages to enjoy. We offer soap, shower steamers, bath bombs, bubble scoops, lotions, lip balm, & hot/cold packs to name a few. Products: handcrafted soap, shower steamers, bath & shower bombs, lip balm, body butter, scrubs, lava bead bracelets, hot/cold packs, soap saver bags, bubble bath, & henna tattoos

Grandma's Embroidery Designs & doTERRA by Tammy- Annette started embroidery as a hobby when not watching the grandkids. Products: Embroidery hand & dish towels, yard/garden flags, garden stakes/markers, lava bead bracelets, necklaces, & earrings, key chains, Doterra products and essential oils.

Mogie's Mallows- Ben & Mary have 3 kids and are local to Chisago City. Mogie's Mallows was created in early 2023 due to a mind set of "we can do that" and the rest is history. We are working on expanding our flavors and product types. Products: Gourmet Marshmallows, sourdough chocolate chip and peanut butter cookies

Sarahgirl SoapsProducts: Soaps(non-goats milk), Bath bombs, Shower steamers, Whipped body butter/soap, Bubble scoops, Satchels, Lip balm, Beard balm, Lotion bars, Laundry Soap, Shampoo bars

Green Lagoon Ice CreamGreen Lagoon is a local driving range with mini golf course and ice cream! They have a large selection of cedar crest ice cream flavors in a waffle cone, cake cone, or bowl. Products: Ice Cream

Ice Queens Frozen Treats- Ice Queens Frozen Treats is new to the area and sells prepackaged frozen treats.

The American Dream Machine- They are a food truck with a purpose, bringing great tasting food choices with a focus on homeownership education(if they would like info).Family owned and run, Karli often works with her husband and children. Products: Specialty/plain burgers, popcorn chicken, nacho & cheese steak tots, walking taco, fries, tots, cheese curds, chips, soda, water, root beer floats, sundaes & apple pie a la mode.

Chickadee Forest- Maria draws and paints wildlife & plants of MN, as well as local history and scenery. Products: art prints, original art, greeting cards

D's Things- Deitz is a career educator with a love for the outdoors and passion for rock hunting. D's Things grew from a desire to share the beauty of the natural world with others. Products: variety of stone & glass pendants, earrings, and key chains  

Me's Tea & More- Products: cookies, fresh teas with flavor and toppings, lemonade

Rust Hill Ranch- Rust Hill Ranch is a 40-acre family farm in Franconia, MN featuring forest-raised pork, pastured chicken & eggs, and grassfed beef & lamb. We use regenerative practices to promote soil health, nutrient-dense food, and animal welfare. Livestock are rotationally grazed on fresh grass/forage. This continual movement naturally fertilizes the pasture, resulting in richer soil, plants, and meat. Products: Beef & Lamb

Chisago Lakes Lions- Lions are a nonprofit organization that serves others. The lions moto is WE SERVE, Lions put it into action every day. We are men and women who come together to make a difference in our communities. We believe we can do so much more together than alone. We are hoping to find like minded individuals to serve their community.

Simple GirlSimple girl opened in January this year. She makes candles and wax melts. The special thing about her candles is that she also makes her own vessels out of concrete. This gives them a more rustic look that is very appealing. She uses high quality fragrance oils and wicks from reputable candle companies that are produced for the purpose of candle usage. All natural wax with a coconut and apricot wax blend is used. Products: Candles & wax melts

 

 

 

 

 Vendor Interest Information

THANK YOU for your interest in becoming a VENDOR at CCFM! We welcome growers and makers who can reliably bring produce, ready to eat foods, artisan goods and handmade craft to market.

 

Application Deadlines: Accepting applications based on space availability 

 

ORGANIZATIONS & BUSINESSES:

CCFM typically has space for “Community Booths” at each market to promote the work of other non-profits and community organizations. (excluding political or religious groups) Businesses may also be interested in supporting the market further by becoming a sponsor of the market.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION Contact:

Malory Gray Parks Programmer/Farmers Market Manager

651-257-7641

 
 
 

 

 

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  Farmers Market Nutrition Program (S/FMNP) Authorized Market

The Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) and the Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) are federal programs administered by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (together known as FMNP). These programs seek to:

  • Provide fresh, unprepared, locally grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs to Women, Infants & Children (WIC) participants and low-income seniors, and
  • Expand the awareness, use of, and sales at farmers' markets.

What can I buy?

With your FMNP coupons, you can buy fresh, locally grown, fruits, vegetables, and herbs. Minnesota farmers grow a large variety of fresh produce that they sell at local farmers' markets.

  • NOTE: You will not receive change from your S/FMNP coupons, so be sure to make the most of each purchase. Both farmers and market managers are happy to help you learn about new fruits and vegetables that you might want to try.