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Monroe Locally Grown is Open!


Happy Saturday Everyone!

Monroe Locally Grown is open and ready for your orders! After a 3 week break, we hope you are ready for some fresh, local items again!

Some new items:

Milk, cheese, and ice cream from Rock House Creamery. These items were only available for 1 market before we closed. I tried some of each and they were all delicious. Let me just say Butter Walnut ice cream!!! My family was not happy when the milk was gone and the market was not open to purchase more.

CSA Boxes-This item also only had a 1 market appearance. The boxes were filled with beautiful, fresh offerings and a lot of them! The items offered for this week has been updated on the market, so check it out.

New Grow Your Own Microgreen kits are available this week.

Keep your eye on the baked goods section. There will be new items being added.

Our Pie and Ice Cream giveaway is still going until Wednesday at 1:00. We will announce the winner on Instagram Wednesday afternoon at pick up. Hop on Instagram @monroelocallygrown and keep tagging your friends for more entries.

Have a great weekend! Hope to see you at pick up Wednesday.

Monroe Locally Grown Updates


Hi Everyone!

It has been a while since I sent out one of these emails. We have been closed for 2 weeks now and I am going to close for this week also. We had a possible Covid-19 exposure recently so my whole family and extended family were self quarantining. Everything was fine, all negative test results. The risk for us was low, but just knowing that there was a possible exposure, we wanted to be extra careful. So, while quarantining, I needed to cancel appointments that I will be making up this week.

One of the appointments I am very excited about, I am finally getting my Cottage Foods License inspection done this week! Once the license is approved, I will be able to bring some freshly milled whole wheat products to the market. I LOVE baked goods,so I am changing up some of my favorite recipes to incorporate healthy whole grains. Hopefully I will be sharing these with you soon!

We will also be doing a Giveaway on Instagram. For every friend that you tag you will receive an entry for a “Pie and Ice Cream” Giveaway. The pie will be baked by our fabulous Deer Creek Farm and the ice cream will be from Rock House Creamery. The ice cream is delicious! So jump on Instagram and start tagging! It should be up this evening.

I look forward to opening for orders Saturday, July 25 and pick up on Wednesday, July 29. I will be posting product updates on Instagram and Facebook.
See you next week! Have a great one!

Monroe Locally Grown will be closed for July 8 pick up


Hi everyone!

I have decided to close the market for this upcoming week, July 8, due to the higher Covid-19 cases.

If all settles down, we will reopen for orders and pick up on July 15.

During the next week or so, you can help support our farmers and producers by sharing our social media posts and our website with your friends and contacts so we can build our following. To keep our market going, so we can bring fresh, local products to Walton County throughout the year, we need to get the word out that we are open and increase customer interest in our market. Your shares are very much appreciated!

Wishing everyone a wonderful, healthy, and safe holiday weekend! See you on the 15th!

New Item Just Listed


A new item was just listed on the market and will be available for this week’s pick up.

Lonely Hearts Club Farm is now offering CSA Shares!
This is a great way to try lots and lots of great vegetables, fruits, herbs and flowers! The share contains a balanced mix of everything in season on the farm. Portioned for a small family, one weeks worth of the healthiest eating. Every CSA share comes with a bouquet of cut flowers!

Available for June-July 2020 Cucumbers, cabbage, kale, basil, collards, Tarragon, rosemary, cut flowers and lots more! (Tomatoes and squash just about to start, okra and beans soon to follow!)

Jump on and order yours today!

Monroe Locally Grown is open!


Good morning everyone!

Monroe Locally Grown is open and ready for your online orders! We will be open until 8 PM Monday. Pick up is Wednesday, 7/1.

New this week

Rock House Creamery has added some yummy new products to the market. Creamline milk, chocolate milk, cheeses, and ICE CREAM! Sign in to check out their offerings. We are very excited that are joining us!

See you Wednesday! Have a great weekend!

Market open!


Hi everyone!

Monroe Locally Grown is open and ready for your online orders.

Check out the new veggies that are offered this week.

Pick up will be Wednesday, 6/24 4:30-6.

Happy Father’s Day and have a wonderful weekend!

MLG open for orders-pick up June 17


Happy Saturday Everyone!

Monroe Locally Grown is open for you to place your orders. Our pick up will be Wednesday, 6/17.

Hope to see you at pick up!
Have a great weekend!

Weblog Entry


Hi everyone!

Monroe Locally Grown is open and ready for your online orders. The market will be open until Monday at 8.

We would like to welcome Lonely Hearts Club Farm to our market. Lonely Hearts Club Farm is offering fresh herbs and vegetables. Check out their listings including Lemon Balm, Oregano, French Tarragon, English Thyme, and more. New…Kale Blends in single and bulk bunches.

We would also like to announce that Deer Creek Farm has blueberries to offer this week AND they have added Blueberry Pie and vanilla cupcakes to their listings this week!

We are moving along and growing each week. Check in with us often as we are working to bring you more fresh, local, and healthy foods.

Thank you to all of our customers for supporting the market and our fabulous growers! The residents at Best Day Barnyard Sanctuary also send a big thank you for each sale that helps to provide them with food, shelter, safety, and care.

Hope to see you at pick up Wednesday!
Have a great week and stay well!

Monroe Locally Grown is Open!


Monroe Locally Grown is open for your orders. We will welcome your online orders until Monday (6/1) at 8 pm.

Our next pick up will be Wednesday, June 3rd 4:30-6 at the
Walton County Agricultural Center
1208 Criswell Road
Monroe, GA 30655

We have a new grower listing with us for the first time this week. Welcome to Forward Thinking Farms who is offering locally grown, humanely treated, pasture-raised poultry from a small family farm in Watkinsville.

Hope to see you Wednesday!

MLG open for orders-pick up May 27


Good Morning!

Monroe Locally Grown is open for your online orders and our next pick up will be Wednesday, May 27.

Hope everyone has a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend!