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10 Reasons to Spend Your Saturday Morning at Urban Harvest

With a buzzing atmosphere and more than 70 local farms and small businesses, this farmers market brings the best of Texas to your table.

Presented by Urban Harvest Farmers Market February 2, 2018

The Urban Harvest Farmers Market at Eastside brings the bounty of the garden to Houstonians year-round on Saturdays, rain or shine. Growers offer locally-produced vegetables, fruits, farm products, dairy products, prepared foods, cut flowers and plants.

Our colorful market supports over 70 local farms and small businesses - 90% are within 100 miles of Houston. Urban Harvest, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization started in 1994, envisions a healthier city where everyone has access to locally-grown, nutritious food harvested from sustainable community gardens and farms.

Saturday Farmers Market at Eastside
8 a.m. - Noon
3000 Richmond at Eastside

Come and visit the following vendors at the market every Saturday!

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Loam Agronomics
Loam Agronomics is a 288 acre, sustainable vegetable farm located in the heart of Richmond, Texas. We are committed to providing Houstonians with the most nutrient dense, highest quality, locally grown seasonal produce. Through a great focus on the health and wellness of our soil, our environment and our community, we continue to develop a strong local food economy. We provide our customers with produce through sales to local restaurants, farmers markets and our CSA Program which we deliver to drop sites throughout the Houston area.

 

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Bee Wilde
Reed Honey Company, Montgomery, Texas has been producing pure honey for 20 years.  Our local honey is REALLY local!  As a family business we manage 3000 colonies of honey bees.  Our honey is always raw & unfiltered, so it is very effective in helping control allergy symptoms.  Since our honeybees ARE the business, our main focus is maintaining optimal health of our bees.  Our healthy, thriving beehives make delicious honey!  We are proud to be a part of Urban Harvest's (Eastside) Farmers Market where we sell all of the honey we produce.

  

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Pain Train Salsa
We offer roasted red traditional salsas (some hot some not) and our most popular CREAMY AVOCADO 🥑 salsas as well as our own home style chips (gluten free)! Always 💯% all-natural with no additives, preservatives or added sugars! We live by this simple rule:   “We don’t put anything in our salsas that we can’t spell” (even though “tomatillos” is tough sometimes 😜”  Made fresh daily on MAIN STREET TOMBALL, TEXAS!

 

 

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Shiner Pork
Located in the rolling, prairie grass covered hills of the Shiner Prairie, Shiner Pork and Beef produces the best tasting, most wholesome, delicious, family-farm raised Heritage Pork and Grass-Fed Beef available for you and your family.  Our Large Black Heritage hogs and Tajima bred cattle are lovingly cared for with you in mind. Come try our delicious meats, lard and escabeche, try our hand-made soaps and more. Email us: [email protected] or call Patricia at 361-594-3331.

 

 

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Atkinson Farms
Atkinson Farms is a 100 acre farm in the heart of Spring, TX. Run by 4th generation farmers Mike & Theresa Atkinson, along with their son Bobby, Atkinson Farms has been a long time anchor vendor at the Eastside Market. Offering a wide selection of vegetables year-round, Atkinson Farms also has a very successful you-pick strawberry patch at their farm in addition to a market on site at their farm.

 

 

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Texas Hill Country Olive Oil
Texas Hill Country Olive Company is family-owned. We are passionate about what we do, and the most awarded olive oil company in Texas, located in the beautiful and beloved "Texas Hill Country" of Dripping Springs Texas. The company began in 2008 when we purchased 17 acres of land with the idea of planting olive trees. Since day one the focus has been on preserving the natural beauty of the area while providing fresh locally produced extra virgin olive oil and other premium quality products.

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Airline Seafood
Providing fresh seafood to Houstonians for over 75 years, Airline Seafood sells high-end restaurant quality Gulf seafood at the Eastside farmers market every weekend in addition to their retail store down the street on Richmond.   See why chefs have chosen Airline Seafood as their seafood purveyor of choice in town for the freshest fish.   We also carry a line of house made campechanas,, gumbos, ceviches and a variety of sauces.

 

 

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Three Sister Farms
We are a 60-acre family farm located in Tomball, TX. All our animals are humanely and pasture raised. We use sustainable agricultural practices to provide local and healthy food to the greater Houston area. We proudly offer pastured eggs, chicken, pork and beef. Three Sister Farm’s mission is to provide ethically produced food alternatives, and to help communities be more conscious of the food they eat. Our agricultural methods yield an exceptional product, and allow us to be good stewards of the land we live on.”


 

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Lola & Baxter
Lola & Baxter has made all natural, non-processed, so-good-humans-can-eat-it dog foods for over 20 years. The company was birthed when the family’s vet noticed the health of Lola and Baxter, the family dogs. When the vet discovered the family’s vital recipes, she wanted the food for all her clients. Lola & Baxter exclusively uses human-grade proteins, vegetables, and vitamins. Their products are made without antibiotic meats, animal by-products, synthetic ingredients and fillers - all U.S. sourced and USDA-inspected.

 

 

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Juice Girl
Juice Girl got her start at the Urban Harvest market 8 years ago! We sell organic juices, smoothies, nutmilks, and dairy free ice creams at the market. You can find us at our stores, in the Heights at 238 West 19th Street, or downtown inside the Park Shops. Recently we opened a 100% dairy free/vegan ice cream parlor across from our Heights location. For catering, juice cleanses, and other information check out our website!

 

 

 

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https://twitter.com/UrbanHarvest
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