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Our Board Members
Farmers Market Board Meetings are held at 6pm on the 1st Monday of every month at the Douglas County Courthouse room #310. Everyone is Welcome to attend.Dale Carstensen ~ PresidentMike Lofrano ~ Vice PresidentDan McCue ~ TreasurerSarah McGregor ~ SecretaryMembers at large:Maryjean Anderson ~ Soap OperaTeresa Goodman ~ Tereasa's Stitches and StuffBarbara Anderson ~ Wing Shadow FarmLynn Morgan ~ Website
The Douglas County Farmers Market began in 1994 in the parking lot of Gove's grocery store on Diamond Lake Highway. It quickly grew and moved to the parking lot of the Bon Marche next to the mall. At one time there were many nurseries and hobbiest selling a huge variety of plants and it became known for its great variety of nursery stock. Years later it has evolved into a nice mix of produce, crafts, delicious food......breads!.....still a great variety of plants. The innovative ideas of the new Farmers Market Board have created a fine place for Douglas County residents to shop for locally produced products.
Summer Market:First United Methodist Church1771 W HarvardRoseburg, OregonOpen 9am - 1pm Saturdays April through SeptemberWinter Market:First United Methodist Church1771 W HarvardRoseburg, OregonOpen 10am - 2pm Saturdays October through March
We enhance the community by promoting small local
farmers and producers, strengthening the local
economy, and facilitating heathier nutrition, while
bringing people together in a festive atmosphere.
The Umpqua Valley Farmers' Market serves up the local Roseburg area with fresh produce, plants, prepared food, arts and crafts. And with vendors from the surrounding area, you know that you are supporting the local economy and your neighbors.
Our WONDERFUL Market Manager
At the Manager’s Booth we accept ...
The UVFM will provide water, plates, napkins, cutlery and a main dish. Please bring your favorite dish or food creation to share with the group.
What is EBT?EBT is used in all states to issue food stamp benefits to recipients.Many states also issue cash benefits such as TANF using EBT.Recipients are issued an "EBT Card" similar to a bank ATM or debit card to receive and use their food stamp and/or cash benefits.Benefits are automatically deposited onto the card by the State.Recipients with food stamp benefits can use their EBT Card for eligible food purchases at most grocery stores and some other retailers. Food stamps can only be used for food and for plants and seeds to grow food for your household to eat. Food stamps cannot be used to buy:- Any nonfood item, such as pet foods, soaps, paper products, and household supplies, grooming items, toothpaste, and cosmetics. - Alcoholic beverages and tobacco. - Vitamins and medicines.Recipients with cash benefits can use their EBT Card like cash for purchases and cash-back with purchases at grocery stores and at most ATMs (automated teller machines).
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) SNAP offers food benefits to eligible, low-income individuals and families. Benefits are distributed through the state's Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) system by using an "Oregon Trail Card" at the grocery store point of sale machines.http://www.oregon.gov/dhs/assistance/food-benefits/pages/index.aspx