New Year–Come Join Us at the First Meeting for 2014

Come one, come all…Farmers Market Association meeting will be held at Log Ends Bed & Breakfast (Steve and Donna Mikels home) on March 18 at  6:00 p.m.

We’re looking for produce growers, craftspeople, and musicians to participate in this year’s market at the Petersburg branch of the Pike County Library.

Questions? Contact us at pikecomarket@gmail.com.

Hope to see you on the 18th!

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Last Market of 2013 Tomorrow, October 5

It’s been a beautiful growing season, but all good things must come to an end…the same applies to the 2013 Farmers Market.

The final market will be tomorrow from 9-noon in the lot between the Dollar General Store and the Moose.

Even though it’s the final market, there will still be a variety of your fall and perennial favorites from which to choose. Here are some of the items that will be there:

peppers of all kinds

jellies and jams

crafts

pumpkins

pole beans

butternut squash

We thank all of you who have supported local growers in our county with your patronage through 2013. We invite you to stay tuned for a bigger and better Farmers Market Season 2014 next spring.

Oh, and don’t forget to come visit us at the Pike County Library (Petersburg Branch) Fall Festival on Monday, October 28, from 4-7 p.m. We’ll be there with some goodies as well as a big announcement!

Come get some beautiful fresh peppers tomorrow at the market!

Come get some beautiful fresh peppers tomorrow at the market!

Two More Markets for 2013

Saturday, September 28, and October 5 will be the final two markets for 2013. Here’s a partial list of what will be available on September 28:

variety of peppers—-zucchini jelly—hot pepper jelly—tomatoes—pole beans—pumpkins—butternut squash

The location for the remaining two markets will be on Hwy 57 in Petersburg between the Dollar General Store and the Moose.

Come on out and support local growers!

The Market is Alive with Good Things to Eat!

It’s that wonderful time of year when the Farmers Market is teeming with fresh vegetables at reasonable prices for all to enjoy! And now, we’re happy to add an additional Farmers Market each week:

WEDNESDAY EVENINGS FROM 5-7 P.M.

SAME LOCATION–BETWEEN THE MOOSE AND DOLLAR GENERAL STORE IN PETERSBURG

Be sure to stop by and pick up some great freshly grown produce, jams, jellies, etc. to have for you and your families.

June 22–Summer Is Here and So Is the Produce!

Saturday, June 22 will be a good day at the Farmers Market. Tentatively, we have the following items planning to make an appearance for purchase:

cabbage

raspberries

zucchini

jellies

turnips

lettuce

kale

onions

beets

Swiss chard

kohlrabi

curly endive

garden cress

Hope to see you there! Hours are from 9:00 a.m. to noon. We’re located between the Dollar General Store and the Moose in Peterburg. Come support your local growers and get some great produce!

A Small Variety, But a Good One Indeed!

Just because there’s not a huge variety of produce and items at the market this week doesn’t mean that it’s not some great offerings…be sure and come to purchase some wonderful home-grown local goods tomorrow (June 15) at the market:

raspberries

grass-fed freezer beef

lettuce

Word has it that there might even be some of Donna’s cinnamon rolls

Thanks to all of you for buying local and supporting the small growers in the area! Good health to all!

Thanks to All Who Came Out to the Farmers Market…Hope to See More of you Next Week!

Take advantage of the freshest local food around…be sure to stop by the Farmers Market next week.

Thanks for all who attended the market on the 8th! We appreciate your support of the Market!