Discover You!


Local Markets

We all understand the importance of choosing whole, natural foods to promote our health and wellness. However, sometimes it's not easy to make the correct choice. Discover YOU! will help you LEARN how to EAT better and empower you to make smarter food choices. There are easy ways to choose more wisely right in your community.

Below are some helpful links to find fresh, local produce in your area:

Mount Holly Farmers Market
The Mount Holly Farmers Market has been the premiere local food market in Mount Holly since its inception in 2005. In 2012, it was voted the third most popular farmers market in North Carolina and in the Top Twenty nationwide. The Mount Holly Farmers Market's goal is making healthy, local food available to the community and educating people on the importance of good nutrition and local organic foods.

Foothills Fresh Directory
Foothills Fresh is your guide to getting back to the farm and the peace of mind that comes from knowing that your food is wholesome and grown right where you live.  You can search for local foods that are produced in Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell and Lincoln Counties in North Carolina.

Gastonia Farmers Market
410 East Long Avenue
Gastonia, NC 28054
(704) 853-0049
North Carolina's oldest "original-old time" Farmers Market, they grow what they sell.

North Carolina Department of Agriculture...Farm Fresh Market Directory

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services – Farmers Markets Directory

North Carolina Seasonal Foods Chart

South Carolina State Farmers Markets