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Farmer's Market Report
The Rutherford County Farmers' Market will open for the season on Saturday, April 25, 2015.
Come join us at our new location on 172 Depot Street in Forest City.
Hours of operation are:
Tuesday 8 a.m. - 12 noon
Saturday 8 a.m. - 12 noon
*Open Thursday afternoon/evenings from 3:00-7:00 p.m.
beginning May 14th thru August 27, 2015.
As part of a new venture in expanding the services offered by the Rutherford County Farmers Market, an Indoor Market will be operating this year in extending shopping opportunities during the week.
The Indoor Farmers Market is located at 108 W. Main Street in Forest City, and will be open on Friday and Saturday afternoons from 3-7 p.m.
Local producers and market gardeners interested in selling at the Farmers' Market can contact Brenda Watson, Market Manager, at (828) 287-6080.
For further information please contact the Extension Center at 287-6010.
The Rutherford County Extension Center is located at 193 Callahan-Koon Road in Spindale.
Farmers Market Promotional Items. On sale at the Farmers Market.
See pictures from the 2014 Tractor Show held on August 16.
2015 Rutherford County Farmers Market Committee:
Linda Bond Jonathan Hansen
Jack Causby Gerry Roberts
Marie Chan Hessie Tipton
Bill Coxe Brenda Watson
Steve Govis Bob Young
About the Market
Meet Our Vendors
Farmers Market Flyer
Farmers Market Vendor Brochure
Indoor Market Brochure
Find us on Facebook
Produce & Products
The following items are available at the Farmers' Market:
Director: Jeff Bradley, County Extension Director (email)
Mission Statement: Provide the agriculture producers a marketing source for locally-grown products that is consumer driven. The Farmer’s Market also serves as a participating member of the North Carolina Farmers’ Nutrition Program working to improve nutrition of low-income women, infants, and children.
Rutherford County Cooperative Extension
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