The Jasper County Farmers’ Market 2019 season kicked off on June 4 and will be open through September 24. The market will again operate from the northwest corner of Courthouse Square in Downtown Newton. The hours will be from 4:00 to 6:30 in the afternoon every Tuesday, rain or shine.

Accessible parking is available on the north and west sides of Courthouse Square.

What are the Farmers' Market Nutrition Programs?
The market is authorized to participate in WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program [FMNP] and Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program [SFMNP].

FMNP provides food, health care referrals and nutrition education at no cost to low income women and their children who may be at nutritional risk. Qualifying women include pregnant, breastfeeding and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and children from four months to five years. SFMNP provides low-income individuals 60 years of age and older with coupons to purchase nutritional foods to enhance their diet.