Cannon County Farmer's Market has a wide selection of local favorites. Items that you can find this coming Saturday, July 16th are: beans (roma II and half runners as well as blue lake and organic blue lake beans), blackberry plants, blueberries, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, cucumbers, handmade crafts, herbs, hickory nuts, lettuce, okra, onions, peppers (sweet banana and Jalapeno and Cheyenne, habanero & green), potatoes, squash (patty pan/acorn, zucchini, yellow & miscellaneous squash), sweet corn (bodacious and peaches and cream), tomatoes (green and vine ripe and roma), and a great selection baked goods, jams and jellies.
When the weather cooperates don't be surprised to find Tn. white crowders, purple hulls peas, egg plants, speckle field peas, dixie peas, and Mccaslan beans.
The Cannon County Farmers Market is located at the Cannon County Arts Center every Saturday beginning at 6:00 A.M. The Market has a vast selection of locally grown fruits and vegetables along with baked goods, crafts, jams and jellies and an occasional blackberry plant.
Our producers are proud to offer locally grown farm fresh produce. Most Saturdays the market is open until noon or until the farm fresh fruits and vegetables have been sold. Best way to get the best selection is to come early!
Also this week, local vendors will distribute recipes provide by Erin Nichols, TNCEP Program Assistant. If you need more information concerning the Cannon County Farmers Market, contact Bruce Steelman at the Cannon County Extension Office (563-2554).