Our Mission

  • 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