The Farmers Market Nutrition Education Program provides healthy food demonstrations on Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. until Noon between the months of May and August at the Leroy James Farmers Market (formerly Pitt County Farmers Market), located on County Home Road.
The program offers free food samples and highlights healthy food preparation methods and recipes for preparing fresh fruits and vegetables.The Nutrition Education Program also offers a Kids Corner with activities specifically geared towards providing education about fruits and vegetables to children.
Address / Directions
The Leroy James Farmers Market is located at:
4560 County Home Road
Greenville, NC 27858
To get to the Farmers Market, take Arlington Boulevard south and continue straight through the Fire Tower Road intersection. Arlington Boulevard then becomes County Home Road. The Farmers Market is located one mile on the right, before Wintergreen Primary School and across the road from the Alice F. Keene Park.
The operating hours of the Pitt County Farmers Market are:
- Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
- Friday from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Find more information on the Leroy James Farmers Market webpage