06/01/17  Cleveland County Farmers Market Coming June 9


There will be three Farmers Markets opening soon in Cleveland County. While the Rison Farmers Market will hold its official grand opening on June 9. According to market manager John Appleget, the vendors are free to set up for a “soft opening” tomorrow at the Community Park in downtown Rison.

Rison is moving its market day from Thursday afternoons to 5pm on Friday evenings while New Edinburg and Woodlawn both begin at about 7am Saturday mornings. All three markets offer free vendor space for people selling produce, crafts and items such as homemade baked goods. All vendors are asked to follow the Arkansas Farmers Market Guide which can be found online through the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension service website at www.unex.edu.