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Limited Edition T-Shirt

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As Indiana celebrates 200 years with it’s Bicentennial the Owen County Farmers’ Market wanted to join the celebration.  For limited time we are selling a Bicentennial T-shirt featuring our Farm to Table Dinner.  Shirts are currently on sale at the farmers’ market Saturday mornings from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.

Cost: $15 for size S-XL, $18 for XXL+

Sales end September 3, so order yours today!

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Special thanks to Andrea White at Andrea-Leigh for the design and Josh Lanham at A.E.A. Designs for the shirt printing.


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Our 2016 Bronze Sponsors

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Owen County Farmers’ Market is fortunate to live in a community that values well-being and actively works together.  We are incredibly grateful for all that they help to make possible to provide a farmers market to our community each season!

Thank you to our 2016 Bronze Sponsors

Greene’s Recycle, LLC

Owen County Community Foundation

Insurance Services, Inc

Clayshire Castle

Freedom Business Solutions, LLC

Spencer Exchange Club

 


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Our 2016 Silver Corporate Sponsors

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Owen County Farmers’ Market is fortunate to live in a community that values well-being and actively works together.  We are incredibly grateful for all that they help to make possible to provide a farmers market to our community each season!

Our 2016 Silver Corporate Sponsors:

Owen County State Bank

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Our Community Bank

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Our 2016 Platinum Corporate Sponsors

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Owen County Farmers’ Market is fortunate to live in a community that values well-being and actively works together.  We are incredibly grateful for all that they help to make possible to provide a farmers market to our community each season!

A very big thanks to our Platinum Corporate Sponsors!

Babbs Supermarket

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SMV Realty, LLC

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Owen County Farm Bureau

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Cook Medical

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Smithville Fiber

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Senior Farmer’s Market Nutritional Program

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WICWe do have vendors approved to accept WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers.  Look for vendors with a sign displayed about WIC for those accepting the voucher.  Registration for Vouchers will be June 25 at the market from 9:00 to 11:00 am or at the Whistle Stop starting June 13.

To be eligible to receive SFMNP checks, you must

  • be at least sixty (60) years of age at date of check issue or
  • a person with disabilities, under age sixty (60), currently living in a housing facility occupied primarily by older persons where congregate nutrition services are provided at date of check issue

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  • meet the household gross income guidelines, which are based on 185% of the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines
  • live in the county where the checks are being issued
  • bring a driver’s license or State ID card when submitting application

 

Participants who qualify will receive 4 – $5 FMNP checks that they may use only at Farmers’ Markets and farm stands that are authorized by the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP). Authorized markets and stands display an authorized vendor sign provided by the ISDH FMNP.

 

Approved Food List for vouchers includes

FRESH Vegetables

asparagus
beans
beets
boy choy
broccoli
brussels sprouts
cabbage
carrots
cauliflower
corn
cucumbers
edible soy beans
eggplant
garlic
greens (any variety)
herbs (edible)
leeks
lettuce (any variety)
lima beans
mushrooms
okra
onions
parsnips
peas
peppers
pumpkins (edible)
potatoes
radishes
rhubarb
rutabagas
scallions
spinach
sprouts
squash
squash blossoms
sweet potatoes/yams
tomatillos
tomatoes
turnips
watercress

FRESH Fruits

apples
apricots
blackberries
blueberries
cantaloupe
cherries
currants
elderberries
gooseberries
grapes
honeydew
huckleberries
melons
nectarines
peaches
pears
persimmons
plums
raspberries
strawberries
watermelon



Open Rain or Shine!

Market Dates for 2016
Saturdays May - Oct

Hours
8:30 am to 12:30 pm

Location
The Corner of N. Short St and Hwy 46 in Spencer
(459 W. Morgan St., Spencer, IN 47460)

Support the Market with a Donation

Each tax-deductible gift, no matter how large or small, is a valuable component of the market’s success. Donations create the foundation that allows the market to sponsor events and community programs, create marketing, provide an educational market booth, and provide resources for farmers, community members. You can make a donation by talking to us at the market, mail a check to the market office at Owen County Farmers Market, PO Box 650, Spencer, IN 47460, or with an online donation.
Friends of the Market Donation
Corporate Sponsor