April 6 through December 7, 2013
Our Uptown Shelby Market operates under tents on tree-line Washington Street at historic courthouse square.
Market Manager: Donald Eslick, Email or 704-300-4308.
8 a.m. - 12 noon
Our Shelby Satellite operates in the parking lot of the Cleveland County Health Department, located at 315 E. Grover Street. We provide this location as a service to employees of the Cleveland County Health Department and Cleveland Regional Medical Center, but welcome the general public to shop as well.
Site Coordinator: Tyler McDaniel, Email or 704-484-5100
Foothills Farmers' Market kicks of it's sixth year of operation with a season grand opening this Saturday, April 6 from 8 AM until 12 Noon. Special attractions include music by singer-songwriter Dave Desmelik, a cooking demonstration by chef Jim Sander of Pleasant City Wood Fired Grille, and a breakfast bar featuring omelets prepared by chef George of Via Venezia Restaurant.
Farmers Friend, LLC in Rutherfordton is now a dealer for Sunrise Feed , a NON-GMO feed produced in Stewarts Draft, VA. Boiler/Chick starter, layer, and swine feeds are in stock, and cattle and goat feed can be ordered.
Farmers Friend, LLC
188 Whiteside Rd,
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Reasons to shop with us...
By shopping at Foothills Farmers' Market, you're making food buying choices that are good for you and the local community...
Including more fresh fruits & vegetables in your diet can help you maintain a healthier weight and reduce your risk for chronic disease. Our vendors grow an amazing variety of the freshest, best-tasting fruits & vegetables available anywhere.
Our animal products are hormone and antibiotic free. Livestock and poultry are exposed to plenty of fresh air, sunshine, and open pasture, yielding the best-tasting meats, eggs, and dairy products imaginable.
You're also spending your food dollar directly with local farmers. This strengthens the local economy, protects family farms, preserves open space, and protects the natural environment.
Nourish your body, mind and spirit. Connect with the local community and make food shopping the pleasant experience it should be! Get to know the people who grow your food. Enjoy the fresh air and sunshine, meet up with friends, and bring the kids along. There's something for everyone at Foothills Farmers' Market!
Become a member...
If you're interested in supporting Cleveland County's growing local foods movement, consider joining Foothills Farmers' Market. For a small annual membership fee, you can take an active role in helping us accomplish some important goals and objectives for the coming year. Take a minute to review our membership brochure, complete the membership form and return it to us with your 2012 membership dues.