CHIPLEY — The Chipley Farmers Market will return next week, starting at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 16.

CHIPLEY — The Chipley Farmers Market will return next week, starting at 11 a.m. on Thursday.

The Chipley Farmers Market is opening up again for its spring season, featuring fresh Squash, English Peas, Field Peas, New Potatoes and more.  More items will be available as the season progresses.

The Farmers Market motto is “Fresh Produce From Local Farmers,” and is located at the “train depot” farmers market building, next to the Washington County Historical Society. Vendors must sell locally produced products or be a local business or charitable organization.

According to the market rules, producers may sell farm and food products including (but not limited to): fruit, vegetables, dairy, cut flowers, plants, cheese, cider, jams, jellies, relishes, honey, canned goods and baked goods.

It is the responsibility of each producer to abide by all state and federal regulations which governs the production, harvest, preparation, preservation, labeling or safety of products offered for sale at the market.  Vendors are liable for their own products.

The market is located at 685 7th Street between Highway 90 and the Amtrak Station.

The market is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday and from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday.

The market is also looking for additional vendors. If interested, please contact Wade Jackson, market manager, at 638-4749.                          

For further information and to obtain a free growers permit or market rules please contact the Washington County Extension Service at 638-6180 and ask for Matthew or Nikki.