Welcome to
Ooltewah Farmers Market

"Fresh from your neighbors' farms to your family's table"


Ooltewah Farmers Market
At Ooltewah Nursery & Landscape Co.
Every Thursday afternoon all year round

Summer Hours (April-Oct.): 3:00-6:00 PM EDT
Winter Hours (Nov.-May): 3:00-5:00 PM EST


A true producers-only farmers market

Organic, naturally grown, non-GMO, hard-to-find, and unusual choices

Locally grown food fresh from your neighbors' farms to your family table

Know where your food came from, and shake the hand of the farmer who grew it.

It’s about community. Chat with friends & meet new people.Ooltewah Farmers Market is organized and hosted by a family-owned local small business, Ooltewah Nursery & Landscape Co., on historic Main Street in Ooltewah, TN. OFM is a producers-only farmers market featuring only locally grown food. No resellers allowed. As a part of our application and vetting process, each farm is inspected by the OFM Manager to insure that its products are indeed locally grown. Know where your food comes from and shake the hand of the farmer who raised it for your family. The market is open every Thursday all year round [Summer Hours (April-Oct): 3-6 p.m.; Winter Hours (Nov-March): 3-5 p.m.] with great local foods such as organic veggies & greens, free-range eggs (chicken, duck, guinnea, etc.), fresh baked breads, raw milk (cow & goat) by herd share, fruits, mushrooms, pastured meats (beef, pork, lamb, poultry, rabbit, etc.), jams & jellies, local raw honey, nuts, and much more.

To stay informed about the items coming to market each week, join the OFM email list. You will receive a weekly email on Wednesday detailing the farms coming to market and some of the items they intend to bring. You may join the email list on our Home page, or text GARDEN to 22828. Be sure to visit the Ooltewah Farmers Market Facebook page to see photos of last week's market. Finally, be sure to check out the Events page, too. Most of our spring events will happen in conjuction with the farmers market. Each event will be announced to the market when it is time to start, so listen for the announcement while you shop.

Market hours and location are about to change. The image below shows you everything you need to know. Feel free to contact us with questions.


OFM Mission

To provide area small family farms a venue for their products, and provide our local community access to fresh, locally grown foods.

     

OFM Inclement Weather Policy

1.) If Ooltwah Nursery & Landscape. Co. (ONLC) is closed, then Ooltewah Farmers Market (OFM) will be closed.

2.) ONLC & OFM will follow the lead of the Hamilton County School System. If county schools close, so will we.

3.) In the event of other inclement weather such as rain, storms, etc., OFM will remain open unless safety dictates otherwise.

4.) All such closings will be announced on our Facebook page. If time permits, it will be posted on our website and by email.

Vendor Information

Ooltewah Nursery is a small family business, and we believe in supporting other small businesses as well, such as local family farms. Ooltewah Farmers Market is now accepting applications for the 2014 season, and small farm businsses are invited to apply. To learn about our membership and vetting process, please download the OFM Rules below, and feel free to Contact Us with any questions.

OFM RULES


OFM VENDOR APPLICATION

Ooltewah Farmers Market is a proud member of the following organizations:

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