Farmers market vendor meeting Thursday

May. 21, 2014 @ 11:41 AM

The Vance County Regional Farmers Market will host an informational meeting at 2 p.m. Thursday for interested vendors.

The meeting will be held at the new market building at 210 Southpark Drive.

It will address market objectives, policies and procedures and also the vendor application process and fees.

The market is open to vendors in Vance, Warren, Granville and Franklin counties, as well as Mecklenburg County in Virginia. Vendor guidelines and application forms are available at vance.ces.ncsu.edu.

The farmers market will be open to the public from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays beginning in early June.

The market is supported by the Vance County Farm Bureau, the North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, the N.C. Agricultural Development & Farmland Preservation Trust Fund and Vance County Cooperative Extension.

For more information, contact the Vance County Cooperative Extension Center at (252) 438-8188.