Ancestral Acres (7369 Ridge Rd, Lockport) - expected August through October
Martha and Bill Johnson run a small business on their 5 acre garden. They have a retail barn, which opens on August 1st, for those who would like to visit! Their polci - if they are home, they are open! On November 1st they move to Christmas season with a Christmas chop in the house, offering dried flower gifts and fresh wreaths. If you would like to visit the Johnsons, give them a call to make sure they are home! 716-772-7280
Cocoa and Chai Tea mixes.
Bath Party Creations (Williamsville)
Bath bombs, bubble bars, emulsified sugar scrubs, fluffy whipped soap, body lotions and bath gift boxes.
Buffalosmark, Carol Conwall Card Design (Clarence)
Carol produces uniquely stylized fine art compositions and novel card art that evokes memories of a beauty and time gone by. “The Buffalo” a whimsical caricature imaging historical, architectural, scenic, floral, seasonal...themed art. Products available: note/enclosure cards complete with vellum envelope, buffet/place cards, bookmarks, luggage tags, passport and checkbook covers, pocket wallets, recipe cards, magnet art, hockey pucks, prints suitable for framing and more. Card products printed on a 30% PC fiber, a “Green Seal Certified” stock made in the USA. Custom orders and wholesale inquiries are encouraged and welcomed. "Pen a Note, Stimulate Wellness!"
Serving from the CHFM Snack Shack and the Coffee Hut - the Clarence Center Coffee Co. & Cafe provides coffee and other hot and cold beverages, baked goods and breakfast and lunch options. Easy to eat breakfast wraps and sandwiches, even granola & yogurt, perfect for walking around the market! Visit their restaurant at the corner of Clarence Center and Goodrich Roads, to experience their full menu and unique atmosphere!
Colorful Crafting has many different handmade treasures, ranging from tie dye, jewelry and many other craft items. They make great gifts for others and yourself! Stop by to see new items and don't forget that custom orders are avilable. If you can think of it, we can make it!
Country Meadow Soap (Akron) **NEW 2018 VENDOR**
Quality olive oil soaps using the traditional cold press method of soapmaking. Many of their scents are hand blended. They also carry unscented and their famous Castile soap that is very luxurious and gentle.
Dart Enterprise (Cowlesville)
A small family farm in Cowlesville, NY. Dart has 3 greenhouses and grow hanging baskets and bedding plants in the Spring. Through the summer until frost, they grow various berries, vegetables and cut flowers. Year round they produce duck and chicken eggs and flavored maple syrup.
The Delinquent Dog (Buffalo) **NEW 2018 Vendor
Treat yours right! Treats are an expression of the love you have for your dogs. The Delinquent Dog makes up-scale, meat-based treats because your dog is a carnivore NOT a carb-ivore. They use only the best local ingredients - from cruelty-free, free-range, antibiotic & hormone free human grade meats, to locally sourced organic vegetable and superfoods known to improve canine health. So you can always feel great about spoiling your naughty doggy with our delicious treats. Also Delinquent Do-Gooders, at least 5% of all sales go back to helping homeless dogs find their permanent homes.
Dharna Bucha (Buffalo) **NEW 2018 VENDOR**
Learn about the metamorphosis from caterpillar, to chrysalis, to butterfly. David O'Donnell will educate you on the full lifecycle of the butterfly and how to grow a butterfly garden!. He sells kits with everything you need to raise your own beautiful Monarch butterfly, including milkweed plants!
Gardner's Gardens (Waterport) **NEW 2018 VENDOR**
Specializing in heirloom tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, micro-greens, specialty salad mixes and other greens. Chemical free and organic methods are used in the growing of all produce.
A small forest farming endeavor with an eye towards sustainable stewardship. Nature inspired original artwork, herbs, mushrooms, garlic and always trying new things!
The company's mission is to inspire creative and healthy meals for everyone and that's why all of our flavors are blended using organic, gluten-free, kosher spices and all-natural ingredients. Their spices contain no MSG or artificial flavoring, allowing you to transform meats, fish, veggies, soups, salads and more into healthy gourmet meals in a dash! As a family owned and operated company they never have, and never will, compromise on quality or flavor. For over 10 years their gourmet spices have been blended and sold at festivals, arts & craft shows and special events to the enjoyment of cooks all over New York State. The will be at the CHFM on the following dates - September 22, October 6 & 20 - and will have spices in the Country Store building when not on site.
Ledge Valley Orchard (Kraus Road, Clarence) - participating from late September through October
Located on Kraus Road in Clarence, Ledge Valley Orchard has 8 varieties of apple trees, including Wealthy, McIntosh, Cortland, Rhode Island Greening, Red and Yellow Delicious, Spygold and Northern Spy. Their apples have been entered in the Erie County Fair continuously since 1955 and have won several first place awards over the years. Last year they had ten apple entries and won eight first place and two second place awards. This year they hope to be at the CHFM from mid September through the end of October.
Rich, dark artisan fudge! Chocolate fudge make from the best ingredients. No corn syrup. No karo syrup. Just real chocolate, real cream, real butter equals real good!
A local family owned business that practices sustainable farming and follows organic practices. They specialize in bedding plants, herbs and vegetables.
Newmies Bees (East Aurora)
Offering a variety of honey products, including Liquid Raw Honey (always available) in 1 lb, 2 lb and 5 lb jars; Honey Sticks (always available) in Clover, Spring Honey, Fall Honey, Japanese Bambo and Chocolate Mint; Comb Honey (available near the end of Sept) and Creamed Honey (available in October). If you can't find my stand, check for availability to purchase from the CHFM Country Store, locate in the rear of the market site.
The mission at Obst Farm is to raise the healthiest, most natural and delicious meat products their land can produce for their neighbors here in WNY. In doing so, they continually improve the ecology of the farm (domestic and wild) and, most importantly, the health of all who eat their food. They raise 100% grass-fed and finished beef and lamb, pasture-raised rabbit and pasture-raised chicken (broilers and egg layers). Their animals thrive within their intensive, rotational grazing system, eating their natural God-given diets. They never use synthetic fertilizers, pesticides or herbicides in the pastures and never use medicated feed regimens or hormones in their animals. This ensures that their family and customers consume a delicious, premium meat product that is an invaluable asset to their health.
Specialize in growing small fruit which is available at their farm stand, farmers' markets an through their Berry CSA. Their children grew up planting, tending and picking alongside them, and now their children are joining in the Fun!
Family owned and operated for over 65 years. Offering a large variety of fresh picked fruits and vegetables, as well as baked goods, pies, cookies, breads and muffins. Our store front location is open year round, seven days a week - with full deli service.
Grow a wide variety of homegrown vegetables, with six cold frames and one greenhouse.
Watt Farms Country Market is a family owned business established in 1980 with the mission of growing the highest quality fruit in the WNY Fruit Belt. Watt Farms offers a variety of summer tree fruit, apples and other soft fruits and berries. Their farm location offers U-Pick 7 days a week. In the Fall, they offer cider and apples as well as group tours. The Watt’s Orchard Express Train takes U-Pick apple customers to and from the orchard on weekends. And their specialty Sunday brunches feature their fruit pancakes, sauces and syrups. Watt Farms welcome city folks to come to their orchards to “get fresh with us”!
Windnagle Apiaries (Darien Center)
A small expanding honey bee farm, with currently 7 hives as of this Spring. They strive to produce high quality raw honey. By Fall, they also hope to produce comb honey. Stop by to meet Tara and Joe!