The event that runs from
Several members of the
"Everybody is starting to get their local produce in,"
Early peaches are also coming and and will be offered, as will plums.
Chef D, aka
Almost Home Animal Rescue will have pets up for adoption and food vendors will include The Little Griddle and sausage by
"The homemade hushpuppies are always a big hit," Delshad said.
Earth's Bounty takes place on the first Saturday of each month from April to November.
Area residents don't have to wait for Earth's Bounty, however, to purchase fresh produce. Members of the
Boyd said two local farmers recently quit selling produce because they were discouraged by a lack of sales at the
"In the mornings during the cooler hours of the day is actually harvesting time," Boyd said. "These farmers spend their harvesting time under the bridge trying to sell their produce and they are ignored. Then they go out in the heat of the day to pick the produce for the next day."
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