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Vendors sought for new Farmers Market in Ovid

Have you ever thought about selling your locally made or produced items at your local farmers market? Do you grow fruits or vegetables? Or maybe you produce honey or maple syrup, have nursery stock or cut flowers? Maybe you have great baked goods or make your own soap or other arts or craft items. Are you looking for a unique place to sell your items? Why not try the Ovid Farmers Market?

Ovid is launching its new farmers market in July. It will be held on the lawn area closest to Main Street in front of the Three Bears complex. For 2019, the market will run for nine weeks, starting Friday, July 5th and running until Friday, August 30th from 3PM to 7PM. Increase your farm or business profitability by taking advantage of this low-cost means of tapping into a new pool of customers. Vendors are needed to make this effort a success. The key to this community farmers’ market is promoting locally grown and produced items and providing residents with access to local, fresh fruits and vegetables and other products.

If you want to explore this exciting option for your products, contact Patti at Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension at 315-539-9251 or pap11@cornell.edu. Applications are being accepted now and will be reviewed on a first come, first served basis so call for your application today!

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