Hardin County is house to 5 of the 108 markets throughout the commonwealth accepted into the 2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau Licensed Farm Market Program.
Hinton’s Orchard & Farm Market-Elizabethcity, Sunshine and Blossoms Greenhouse, Wilmoth Household Farms and Market, Crawford Farms and The Pumpkin Wagon of Hardin County all are a part of this system.
In becoming a member of the KFB Licensed Farm Market Program, these markets have dedicated to providing high quality merchandise and repair to their clients, a current information launch stated. Acceptance by Farm Bureau tells clients this market meets the best requirements of high quality, freshness and advertising enchantment.
“We’re actual excited to be with Farm Bureau this 12 months,” stated Jennifer Wilmoth of Wilmoth Household Farms and Market. “I’m pondering there might be plenty of various things that we’ll be capable of try this we weren’t capable of do final 12 months.”
Positioned in Cecilia, Wilmoth Household Farms and Market affords pasture-raised pork, beef, rooster, goat and lamb meat, the discharge stated. Additionally they develop all kinds of greens and fruits as organically as potential.
Wilmoth stated in addition they supply supply service with their meat and produce bins.
Moreover, they’ve a farm market swap 10 a.m. each Saturday, the place they provide a free petting zoo, soar pad, corn pit and $3 barrel cart and pony rides. Their pumpkin patch opens mid-September and admission is free.
“We’re excited to be a part of one thing a lot greater than we’re,” Wilmoth stated.
For extra data on Wilmoth Household Farms and Market, go to them on Fb at Central KY Rooster Swap, on their web site at wilmothfarms.com or name 270-234-6945.
Wilmoth Household Farms is considered one of three of the 5 markets in Hardin County accepted which can be open this spring. The opposite two are Hinton’s Orchard & Farm Market-Elizabethtown and Solarshine and Blossoms Inexperiencedhome.
Hinton’s Orchard’s Elizabethtown Market options bedding crops, hanging baskets, vegetable crops and herbs, all kinds of contemporary seasonal vegetables and fruit, pumpkins and fall decorations. In response to the discharge, in addition they supply native meats, cheeses, honey and sorghum, and company should purchase gourmand fruit butters, salsas, preserves and extra. Through the vacation season, they provide Christmas bushes, wreaths, and fruit and reward baskets. Go to hintonsorchard.com for extra data.
Sunshine and Blossoms Greenhouse in Sonora is a household greenhouse rising vegetable crops and flowers. The discharge stated they’ve a big collection of annuals and perennials and lots of of hanging and patio pots. For extra data on Sunshine and Blossoms Greenhouse, name 270-619-3808, or go to the Solarshine& BlossomsGreenhouse Fb web page.
The Pumpkin Wagon of Hardin County is a family-owned roadside market. In response to its web site, the autumn market sells pumpkins, straw, corn shocks, mums, handmade crafts and extra, and affords a kids’s play space.
Crawford Farms, which is in its off season, has two areas, the Barnyard Market and Sprigg’s Playland and Petting Zoo, based on its web site.
The family-owned farm affords barrel prepare rides for youngsters and hayrides for all and an reasonably priced concession stand make for an all- inclusive fall vacation spot, the web site stated.
For extra data, go to crawfordpumpkins.com.
“Whereas the previous 12 months has been troublesome on many ranges as a result of pandemic, we did see heightened consciousness in regionally produced meals as increasingly shoppers turned to their close by KFB Licensed Farm Markets to expertise the goodness of contemporary, homegrown merchandise,” KFB President Mark Haney stated within the launch. “We sit up for persevering with that development in 2021 as this program grows and continues to learn our market members, in addition to all of their clients.”
Markets licensed via this program are recognized by the KFB Licensed Farm Market brand and listed within the on-line listing. This system additionally gives collective promoting, promotional gadgets, instructional tour alternatives and different advertising advantages with the intent to extend the online farm revenue of member markets, the discharge stated.
The KFB Licensed Farm Market Rack Card is accessible at Kentucky welcome facilities, state resort parks, native chambers of commerce/tourism facilities and county Farm Bureau workplaces. Customers can also go to the Kentucky Farm Bureau Licensed Farm Market web site, kyfb.com/certified, for an entire record of markets or obtain the its app.
Kentucky Farm Bureau has supplied the Licensed Farm Market program for 26 years.