Garden Staples - Tomatoes, Potatoes and Green Beans
Last week featured the first tomatoes of the season, the Reed Family had a bushel of green tomatoes. As the season progresses, the local growers will have even a greater selection of vegetables and fruits. The Market is a great place to get a large enough quality to preserve you favorites.
For those looking for locally grown farm fresh vegetables, drop by the Cannon County Farmers Market this Saturday, June 28th for a great selection of vegetables and baked goods including; Cabbage, squash, potatoes, beets, green beans and herbs. Irene Hollis and Lindsey Parsley has a great selection of homemade baked goods. Of course it is hard to past up canned preserves or fried pies from Mrs. Irene or a fried pie from Lindley,
The Cannon County Farmers Market is located at the Cannon County Arts Center every Saturday beginning at 6:00 A.M. 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.
For help with freezing or canning tips, contact Carla Bush at the Cannon County Extension Office. If you need more information concerning the market or would like to become a vendor, contact Bruce Steelman at the Cannon County Extension Office (563-2554), firstname.lastname@example.org or Cannoncountyfarmersmarket.com.