Our Farmers


Our farmers and vendors grow your food in

Franklin and neighboring Counties

 

Ayres Family Orchard

Ayres Orchard is located on a hilltop overlooking the beautiful Kentucky River Valley in Owen County.  They have been providing apples, peaches, plums, pears, blackberries, cider and jams to the Commonwealth for over 20 years.  They sell at our Market when the fruit is in--usually late-June through November.

Hutcherson Family farm

Robert, Susan and Lincoln Hutcherson grow 20 acres of vegetables on their family farm on Steadmantown Lane near Peaks Mill in Franklin County.  Their farm is bordered by Elkhorn Creek upstream from Knights Bridge.  They grow a wide variety of produce on raised beds using black plastic and drip irrigation.  The Hutchersons have been a part of the Franklin County Farmers Market since 1994.

Goldfinch farm

Ralph and Sandy Wilson raise chickens and Berkshire hogs on their small farm in North Franklin County.  They produce pastured eggs, pastured pork, and pastured whole chickens as sustainably and humanely as they can.

Happy Jacks Pumpkin and produce

Richard and Lee Ann Jones, along with their sons Adam and David grow a wide variety of produce and farm products on their Franklin County farm.  They sell at several farmers markets as well as from their farm stand.  The farm is a destination for family fun--offering hay rides, pick-your-own pumpkins and more. 

Bluegrass meadows farm/mefford family farm

Bluegrass Meadows Farm is operated by a fifth generation farming family raising Belgian Blue cattle near Peaks Mill.  Bettie Mefford and Diana Hogan bring lean healthy beef and baked goods to the Market.

More farmers info coming soon