Ellard Farmers Market opens in Alpharetta

Fulton County Extension Office market offers fresh produce, family fun

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ROSWELL, Ga. – The Ellard Farmers Market will be open Aug. 2 and 23 and Sept. 13 to serve residents in the Alpharetta-Roswell-Johns Creek community.

The farmers market is operated by Fulton County Cooperative Extension.

The market is at the Ellard Village Shopping Center at 8400 Holcomb Bridge Road in Alpharetta at the intersection of Holcomb Bridge and Barnwell roads behind Starbucks and CVS. The market is open rain or shine.

The farmers market will feature local fresh fruits and vegetables, educational programs, children’s activities, knife sharpening and live performances by local musicians.

Market visitors can also get free advice from UGA Fulton County Cooperative Extension agents and master gardeners on topics ranging from planting a garden to radon detection and canning.

For information, call 404-613-7670 or 404-332-2400.

JC 07-17-14