Article by Sabry Tate
Farmer’s markets are one of the best places to go to pick out some fresh produce and support local businesses. People often associate the farmers market with summer, but the Leesburg Farner’s market will be open until October 28th.
The Leesburg market is open Saturdays from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. This farmer’s market has a range of products offered by many vendors, and a few of them are highlighted below.
Eggs from Green Acres
“Chickens are good for the land, and it’s good for my family” says Ashley Edheandy who has been raising chickens since 2015.
Squash from Valencias Produce
Kale from Valencias Produce
Flowers from Petal Patch Flower Farm
“I really like germinating the seeds, ” explains flower grower Julianne Dulour.
Muffins from Bread House
Apples from Hidden Creek Apiary
Honey from Hidden Creek Apiary
Peppers from Hidden Creek Apiary.
“I love coming to the farmers market and talking to the customers”, explains Kim Bowman from the Hidden Creek Apiary.
Kombucha from Mad Magic Kombucha
“I love being out here bringing an all-natural product amongst the homegrown foods. It’s great to talk to people and interact with people!” says Sarah Harvey from Mad Magic Kombucha.