Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday 5th September, 9 till 1pm, Crossford, Clyde Valley

7-Gallery-Italian-Classics-Osso-Buco-400x600It’s Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday and what better way to embrace autumn than to head along and pick up some great local produce. We’ll be at Overton Farm in the heart of the Clyde Valley so come along and pick up freshly harvested tatties, home grown tomatoes all varieties including vine, yellow and baby plum all grown in the valley as are the soft berries. Meats available are veal, beef, lamb, pork and venison. Our baker will also be there with freshly baked farmhouse breads & biscuits.

Why not try this delicious osso buco recipe (as pictured) it’s perfect for the season.

There will also be information on our October Fruit Day Celebration (Saturday 3rd October), Scarecrow competition entry forms and info sheet. It’s amazing to see the characters that folk think up; it’s a lovely day out.

Remember there’s a complimentary hot drink at the Oven Café with a £10 spend at any one stall.

See you on Saturday…….

 

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It’s Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday 1st August, 9 till 1pm, Crossford, Clyde Valley

venison piesIt’s Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday so grab your basket and head over for a great morning of local food shopping.

This month Carmichael Estate Farm Meats have promised us some exciting new products venison terrine and venison sausage rolls along with their fab beef and venison pies. They will also have the first new season 2015 lamb plus roe and red deer venison, and fine Lanarkshire Limousin beef.  Battlefield Bakery will have their delicious biscuits and freshly baked breads. Overton Farm have been busy tattie howking so there’s plenty new season potatoes to serve along side their homebred  lamb, beef and pork.

Caurnie soap has every type of cleanser for allergy sufferers with their natural skincare range.

See you on Saturday……….

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It’s Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday 4th July, 9 till 1pm, Crossford, Clyde Valley

RoundLettuce_000Summer is here and what better time to pop along to the Clyde Valley and pick up some seasonal goodies? We’re looking forward to a sunny market and indulging in delicious fresh strawberries and gooseberries. There are local tomatoes from Robert Lindsay of the Clyde Valley, syboes and hot house cucumbers perfect with soft butterhead lettuce. Plenty of meats including steaks for grilling, spring lamb and roe deer. Farm house bread, cheese, cup cakes and of course natural skincare go for the Bog Myrtle soaps and wash to chase away the midges.

Complimentary hot drink at The Oven Cafe with every £10 spend at any one stall.

See you on Saturday…….

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Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday 6th June, 9 till 1pm, Crossford, Clyde Valley

overton strawbsJoin us this Saturday for our June farmers’ market with the first of Clyde Valley strawberries and tomatoes available you can get the first taste of summer despite this unseasonal weather we’re experiencing. It’s also OPEN FARM SATURDAY at Overton with plenty to discover see full details here.

Our stall holders are promising some great local produce including local meats:beef, lamb, mutton, venison & pork; smoked fish, farm eggs, fresh milk from the dairy, berries, hot house tomatoes & cucumbers. Freshly baked farmhouse bread, flavoured cheeses, cupcakes, brownies, chilli preserves and baked goods. Pick up some natural skincare from Caurnie, great as a fathers’ day gift.

There’s also a great selection of bedding & vegetable plants at the farm shop and the Oven Café offers a free hot drink for every £10 spent at any one market stall.

 

See you on Saturday……

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It’s Blossom Day this Saturday 2nd May from 9 till 1pm, Overton Farm, Crossford, Clyde Valley

blossom 2015It’s our Blossom Day celebration this Saturday, come along and join in the fun. Our regular farmers’ market will be in full swing along with plenty of activities, planting and local information tables, a crafters market, cookery demos and tastings all housed in the marquee.  Energetic types can try their hand at archery or fencing or take a wander round and look at the farm animals.

Join us for a morning of local food and fun……

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It’s Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday 4th April, 9 till 1pm, Crossford, Clyde Valley

eggsThis Easter weekend join us at Overton Farm for a bumper market. We have everything you need for your Easter feasting, legs of lamb, delicious venison and beef all from local farms. Eggs of course are in abundance with goose, duck, hens and maybe even some chocolate ones! Damn Fine Cheese are back as are Galloway Chillies with some chilli plants along with their preserves, Dotty Designs with their delicious cup cakes themed for springtime, Battlefield Bakery with farmhouse breads, Overton Farm with local veggies & home bred meats as are Carmichaels with their Estate venison, beef and lamb, Caurnie Soap with natural skincare and this month a new addition we have a stall with home made planters for you to fill with your favourite plants.

 

Looking forward to seeing you on Saturday……

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It’s Overton Farmers’ Market this Saturday , 7th March , 9 till 1pm, Crossford, Clyde Valley

venison piesIt’s our March farmer’s market this Saturday at Overton Farm in the Clyde Valley, come along and join us for some great local food shopping. As the saying goes March has certainly ‘come in like a lion’ so for the time being we have some great winter warmers Galloway Chillies with preserves to spice up a cheese board or ramp up the heat in your favourite recipes, Overton Farm will help you celebrate pie week with delicious steak pies, The Battlefield Bakery with farmhouse bread fresh from their ovens, Dotty Designs pick up some delicious home baked cup cakes for a wee treat, St Bride’s Poultry for a comforting roast chicken dinner, Carmichaels Estate Meats have a great selection for slow cooked stews or venison pies and Caurnie Soap will be bringing natural bubbles to fill that hot bath. We’re delighted that a new producer will be coming along this Saturday, Damn Fine Cheese with a delicious selection of flavoured cheddar. Many of our producers will also have unique gift ideas and packs for Mother’s Day presents.

See you on Saturday…….

 

 

 

 

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