What: Wholesale Produce Auction
When: Tuesdays and Fridays beginning at ; May through October
Where: 359 Boones Mill Road, Boones Mill, VA 24065. The auction is behind the town office.
Why: Foothills Produce Auction is a source for selling or buying wholesale lots of fresh produce, hanging baskets, plants, and similar agricultural goods. Sell from your farm or garden, or shop for your home or your business! Details are set forth in buyer and seller guidelines that have been established by the auction board. Contacts for the auction are the general manager, Myron Bowman, 540-263-1525 and additional contact Ellis Peters, 540-420-1947.
The community is building a new farmers market! We have great support from our local farmers and funding from Virginia's Tobacco Commission and the USDA. A blighted industrial building will be renovated as a year-round farmers market. We will sell fruit and vegetables, meat and fish, and flowers. Keep in touch for more details!
If you are a farmer interested in selling at this market or advising on its construction, contact the town office.