Marla Jones, Managing Editor
DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.-- Fresh vegetables are coming soon to local Farmer's Markets.
The goal of Farmers Markets is to provide healthy, locally-produced food and products to the community, in return, this will support the local economy.
The Rainsville Farmers Market, located on 100 Rodeo Lane, will open to customers beginning at 4 p.m. on June 2.
Rainsville Council member Brandon Freeman said there will be various vendors with fresh produce, baked goods, and even lemonade slushies. He expects a large crowd for the opening day.
Applications are currently being accepted for new vendors specializing in local food products. If you would like to sell your products at the market, or if you would like to volunteer, please call (256)638-6331.
The DeKalb County Farmers Market will open on Friday, June 3 beginning at 3 p.m. until supplies last, at the VFW Fairgrounds in Fort Payne.
The normal operating hours for the DeKalb County Farmers Market are 3 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays.
The market offers a vast array of vegetables, meats and local honey.
If you are interested in participating in the local market, please contact Grady Dalton of the DeKalb County Farmers Market at (256) 657-4956.