The Boyle County Farmer's Market kicked off its 2009 season Saturday at the Boyle County Fairgrounds. Thanks to all of the veteran shoppers who braved the cool, rainy weather to come out to visit us.
Vendors will be setting up from now until Nov. 1. Hours are 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays.
This week at the market, look for:
* Homemade jams and jellies* Freshly-baked Amish bread and muffins* Sourdough bread* Dried apples* Dried dip mixes* Hand-dipped beeswax candles* Heirloom tomato plants* Vegetable plants* Flowers* Mother's Day gift baskets
Fresh local produce:
* Lettuce* Spinach* Onions* Asparagus* Butternut squash* Rhubarb* Fresh herbs - mint, oregano, thyme, lemon balm
Fresh from Florida
* Tomatoes* Cucumbers* Yellow squash
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