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Monday, August 28, 2017

Carlton Farms Newsletter 8-28-17

Delivery News
REMINDER: Order deadline is Noon the day before we deliver:
With School back in session, and everyone's fall routine starting to get wound up. Keep in mind that we are now offering home delivery. Get your Carlton Farms order delivered to your door in a insulated cooler. It's super awesome!  
Our inventory on some items has been a little low lately. We have just gotten some beef and pork back from the processor. Inventory on everything should start looking better now. 
We have lots of pork fat. So if you've ever been interested in making lard, now is the time. Its normally $2 per pound, but right now we have 5lb for $6

FarmFan: Get Text Message Reminders and Receive Rewards.
As one of our Farmfans you are able to receive text message reminders, both to place your order and to come pick-up your order. You will also have the ability to check-in when you pick-up. As you accumulate check-ins you will earn rewards such as Grocery Bags, T-shirts, Discounts.

On the Farm

Once or twice in the last week we have felt that crisp bite of fall air in the early morning. I'm sure summer will not give up without a fight, she never does down here. But, the season change is quickly approaching. What is my favorite season you ask. Well, that's a tough one. On the farm each season brings its unique blessings and challenges. I'm thankful to live in an area where we have distinct seasons. Summers are hot, winters can be pretty cold, and spring and fall are usually to short. As someone that works out in the elements, but also enjoys the cycle of nature, my favorite season is the next one. 
In Winter I'm ready for the farm to awaken in the spring.
Spring is great to awaken the farm, but after the cold of winter and cool of spring, the long growing season and warm summer sun is surely welcome.
Summer days are long, and hot. By early September we are ready for that cool crisp morning air of Fall. 
Fall is fabulous, we like to share it with the public through farm tours, corn maze, and hay rides. After the farm tours and the fall harvest season we are ready for a rest. Winter provides us an opportunity to slow down and recharge. 
Then the cycle repeats. See, there is always something to look forward to.  
We are constantly sharing the goings on at Carlton Farms via our social media pages. Become social with us on:  
instagram  @carltonfarm
Twitter @carltonfarm

Thanks for your continued support. At Carlton Farms we are proud to be your farmer.


Chad Carlton
Carlton Farms
Carlton Farms, 1276 Cartersville Hwy, Rockmart, GA 30153
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