South Russell – The Geauga Fresh Farmers’ Market will open its eleventh season on Saturday, May 19 with vegetable and flowering plants, spring produce and salad greens, hanging baskets, cut flowers, honey, maple syrup, cheese, meat, baked goods, soaps and lotions, and other seasonal produce and crafts. Hours are new this season – 9:00-Noon every Saturday, rain or shine, until early October.
Master Gardeners from the Ohio State University Extension Service will again be on hand in May to answer questions about growing seedlings and vegetables, and to answer your other plant questions. The Market is located in the South Russell Village parking lot at Rt. 306/Chillicothe Rd. and Bell St.
Special events this year will include cooking and grilling demonstrations, musical entertainment, kids’ day, corn celebration, strawberry events, the annual salsa tasting contest, and the annual tomato tasting contest. Keep up to date on special market events at www.geaugafarmersmarket.com