Locally grown food is a big push in public health. It is healthy and good for the environment. Calhoun County hosts several farmers markets where you can buy fresh, local and healthy produce and baked goods.
Rockwell City-3:30-5:30 Thursdays starting June 4 at the Depot
Lake City-4-6 Tuesdays starting June 4 on the square
Manson-4-6 Tuesdays at Watertower Park starting July 7, through Sept. 27.
Rockwell City has received a couple of grants to start a community garden. If you hare interested in a plot for your family or helping with groups planting, give us a call! Many seeds, tools and a tiller are all provided, as well as water and hoses.
This is a new page for our website so check back often for updates! Below is a list of websites with links to local food sources for produce, eggs, and pasture and confinement free meats.