Farmers Market opens June 1

first_img As a reminder, Boutwell said the Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program vouchers have been mailed and can be redeemed at the Pike Farmers Market.He encouraged the seniors who have qualified for the program to check their mail so as not to overlook the vouchers. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Book Nook to reopen Next Up“Buck Campbell will be back along with Nick D’Andrea, John Collins, Greens of Pronto and Sybileen House,” Boutwell said. “We should have between eight and 10 producers when the market gets into full swing.”The market will open June 1 with a variety of vegetables and fruits.“We’ll have blueberries, blackberries and raspberries, along with new red potatoes, squash, okra, turnips, collards, kale, green beans, beets, onions and probably some lettuce and cucumbers,” Boutwell said. “As the season goes along, we’ll have more produce, including tomatoes, peaches, watermelons, cantaloupe, corn of all kinds and eggplant.” Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits You Might Like World’s Widest Yard Sale set for Saturday By Kelsey Vickers, Messenger Intern This weekend, various businesses in Pike County will be taking part in the World’s Widest… read more By The Penny Hoarder The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Email the author Published 6:57 pm Tuesday, May 28, 2013 By Jaine Treadwellcenter_img Farmers Market opens June 1 Boutwell said a variety of baked goods will be available from time to time.“When you talk about farm fresh, you’re talking about the farmer’s market,” he said. “The produce we’ll have will be picked right before it is trucked to the market,” he said. “You can’t get it any fresher unless you pick it yourself.”Boutwell said that by supporting the local farmer’s market, customers are getting farm fresh produce and putting a little jingle in the pockets of local producers.“We need to support our farmers because they put food on our tables,” he said. The Pike Farmers Market will open as planned on Saturday, June 1 on the back parking lot of First United Methodist Church in Troy.The farmers’ market will follow the same schedule as last year, from 7 until 11 a.m. on Saturdays and from 5 p.m. until on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Market manager Cliff Boutwell said several producers have registered for this year’s market and more are expected to sign on as the season continues. Sponsored Content Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article Latest Stories Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more