FULTON, NY – The Fulton Farmersâ€™ Market will open for the season on May 29.
Located in the Canalview Parking Lot on Route 481 in downtown Fulton, the market will be held each Saturday from 8 a.m. â€“ 1 p.m. through Oct.23.
This yearâ€™s market will offering a great selection of fresh produce, homemade baked goods and delicacies, and arts and crafts along with other crowd favorites.
The farmersâ€™ market is a great place to purchase farm fresh seasonal produce while visiting with your friends and neighbors.
In Fulton, customers will be able to use their Food Stamp cards to purchase $1 tokens for use at the market.
New to the Fulton Farmersâ€™ Market this year is the acceptance of Food Stamp cards.
The service will be available at the chamberâ€™s market booth.
The token system will allow customers to use their Food Stamp cards to purchase $1 tokens, which function as cash within the market.
The program is truly a win-win for the farmers and the community as it has made it easy for farmers to accept the tokens, as same as cash, and redeem them through the market manager.
It also provides community members with convenient access to fresh, high-quality food from local farmers.
Once again, Kylie Casper will serve as the coordinator for the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerceâ€™s Fulton Farmersâ€™ Market.
Kylie will be on-site each week at the market to provide assistance to the vendors and answer any questions visitors may have.
For more information, call market manager Julie Stanka at the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber office, 343-7681.