Check out the County’s oldest Farmers Market The Original Downtown Market behind the County Administration Building at 1702 Noble Street. You’ll also find fresh produce each Saturday at THE Downtown Market, located behind City Hall in Anniston, and at the Jacksonville Farmers Market on The Square. Oxford hosts “Downtown after Sundown” on Thursdays from 5-8pm in historic Downtown Oxford.
Check out other Farmers Markets around Alabama www.fma.alabama.gov/markettrail/
4H volunteers donated over 2,000 hours of their time (valued over $48,000) and more than 1,600 young people participate in 4H activities each month, such as whitewater kayak trips, Earth Day activities, Shooting Sports (archery & rifle), Horse Clubs, Homeschool Clubs and Camp Cane Creek, which is held each Summer at Cane Creek Community Gardens.
SNAP-Ed programs and CHAMPION (Community Health Aerobic Motivational Program Initiating Optimal Nutrition) efforts reached over 1,000 students, reinforcing the importance of choosing foods from the USDA’s MyPlate recommendations, focusing on a diet high in fruits and vegetables.