Mt. Vernon and Wadesville Farmers' markets are scheduled to open mid June and are looking for vendors for 2017. The Mt. Vernon market will be next to the McDonald's Restaurant on Fourth St. in Mt. Vernon again, while the Wadesville Market will be at the intersection of Highway 66 and Springfield Road in Wadesville.
Nutrition Education Program's mission is to increase the ability of individuals and families with limited resources to utilize their food dollars and stamps appropriately and to provide a safe meal environment. This mission is accomplished by providing free, informal and easily accessible educational programs in the home and community. These programs focus on developing knowledge and skills related to nutrition and meal planning; food purchasing, preparation and safety; and resource management.
The mission of the Indiana Extension Homemakers is to strengthen families through continuing education, leadership development, and volunteer community support.