An extension of the Seaside Farmer’s Market in Seaside, Florida the Raw & Juicy Farmers Market is now open and operates with many of the same local, organic and natural food producers at The Market Shops at the entrance of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort every Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Come enjoy a free cup of organic, locally roasted coffee from Amavida Coffee & Tea and meet your local farmer.

Raw & Juicy juice bar owner, manager of the Seaside Farmers Market and founder of the Raw & Juicy Farmers Market, Jenifer Kuntz said, “Our vendors are thrilled to be at a second weekend venue serving both permanent residents and visitors to Sandestin’s beautiful resort and the surrounding areas of Destin, Bluewater Bay and Niceville.  We opened the new market with approximately ten quality vendors, all farmers and artisan food makers; we anticipate more will join.  We are a local food producers market and require all vendors to use beach conscious sustainable packaging and bags for their products.  There’s something special about the experience of getting to know the people who grow and produce your food.

To date, vendors include:  Twin Oaks Farm—certified organic—duck and chicken eggs, chicken, preserves, confit, chutneys, herb salts, fresh chicken broth, vinegar and sauces; Fox Farms—pesticide free—offers delicious tomatoes, flowers, greens, broccoli, cucumbers and spinach; Priceless Health Farms—certified naturally grown—hydroponic and soil grown sprouts, arugula, lettuces, salsa, and pesto; Greenman’s Garden—pesticide free—locally grown vegetables, wild harvested foods, and gypsy tea;  Raw and Juicy: cold-pressed juices, fresh prepared foods, raw vegan and gluten free snacks and chocolate and vegan and paleo food;  Honey Hutch: locally harvested raw South Walton County honey; Paul’s Pick of the Crop: hand picked regionally grown produce; Working Cow Dairy—certified organic—butter and cheese; Cave-man’s Table: Arrowhead grass fed local beef and nut butters; Henderson Farms: assortment of pickles, pickled vegetables, jams, jellies and salsa; Red Onion: Ready-to-eat-Mediterranean cuisine; Kinowa Cowboy Cookies: local and organic cookies with gluten free and vegan options and Sarah K’s Gourmet: gourmet prepared foods, specializing in crab cakes.