What’s the number-one quality that makes your food taste its best? Its freshness! You can pick out farm-grown, local produce out at the Morgan County Decatur Farmers Market. Now that we’ve whet your appetite, it’s time to tell you more about this fan-favorite farmers market.
What is the Morgan County Decatur Farmers Market?
The Morgan County Decatur Farmers Market offers a place for local vendors to offer up their handmade and homegrown wares. This nonprofit is known for its affordable pricing—and amazing goods. Ever since 1937, they’ve been a mainstay in Morgan County.
Plus, when you buy from a farmers market, you can also support your local community and your local economy. Now that’s a win-win!
What can I find at the Morgan County Decatur Farmers Market?
You’ll find a wide variety of goods at the Morgan County Decatur Farmers Market, each of them grown or created in the area. Some of the exciting products up for sale include:
- Farm-fresh eggs;
- Delicious baked goods;
- Homemade bread;
- Canned jellies and jams;
- Locally grown fruits and vegetables;
- Local honey;
- Handmade artisan wares, like soap;
- And so much more!
Toasted bread with jam, poached eggs, baked apples—we’re just dreaming of what we’ll make with what we buy from the farmers market. If you want to visit too, here’s what you need to know.
The farmers market is located at 211 First Ave. SE. Hours run from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. You can also order food online on their website and pick it up when the farmers market is open!
When you visit, please remember to wear a face mask and follow the rules of social distancing. Thank you for keeping us all safe and for helping out your neighbors!
We all love fresh food. The Morgan County Decatur Farmers Market helps make it more accessible for our community. It’s back in town—and we see lots of tasty smoothies, grilled zucchini, and blueberry pies in your future.
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