- Provide accessibility to healthful, regionally grown or produced food for all residents and visitors regardless of income level.
- Provide an educational forum for consumers to learn the uses and benefits of quality, locally grown or prepared food products that will improve the health of the community.
- Provide local farmers and producers a venue to sell their products directly to the consumer.
- Enhance the quality of life in Edenton and Chowan County by providing a community activity which fosters social gathering, sharing of information about food and healthful living and expansion of local business opportunities.
Why Shop at a Farmers Market?
- Buy fresh, healthy food directly from the farmer
- Support your local economy
- Affordable prices
- Meet your neighbors and make new friends in the community
- Buy high quality personal care products
- Purchase artisan crafts.
- Enjoy live music
- Walk or ride your bike – it’s conveniently located
- Have a lighter footprint on the planet