BRENTWOOD, TEN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On Saturday, October 1st, Tractor Supply, the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, is hosting a statewide Farmers’ Market to showcase the talent and produce of local farmers, growers, artisans, artisans and other producers in the community. The community is invited to shop and explore homemade and homegrown goods from local vendors and enjoy fun, family-friendly activities.
The free event takes place nationwide outside of all 2,000+ Tractor Supply stores and features vendors selling a variety of goods such as fresh produce, arts and crafts, supplies, specialty foods and beverages and more.
Many of the vendors look forward to this event and return year after year. This is Andrea Nixon’s third year Best friends farms will be located at the Tractor Supply Store in Pahrump, Nevada, selling fresh vegetables, plants and local hemp products. She is also happy to advise her neighbors who want to plant a garden.
“I really love this event because I meet a lot of great people,” said Nixon. “I’m happy to help them with growing tips because gardening in the desert is tough.”
For Jennifer Ewald, the Tractor Supply Farmers Market is an opportunity to share the good works of The Farmett Donkey Rescue in Pipersville, Pennsylvania. This year, The Farmette will be selling homemade wreaths, jewelry and other items featuring donkeys to raise money and raise awareness for the nonprofit rescue.
“I enjoy seeing all the other vendors and talking to all those who come from the community,” Ewald said.
“The Tractor Supply Farmers Market event provides a platform for growing family farms and manufacturers and gives the community an opportunity to showcase their skills and creativity,” said Kimberley Gardiner, Tractor Supply Chief Marketing Officer. “We’re proud of the communities we serve and look forward to giving our customers the space to enjoy the hard work of their neighbors with their friends, families and neighbors.”
The Farmers Market event at Tractor Supply features a wide range of vendors whose specialty ranges from plants and herbs to soaps and candles. To learn more about Tractor Supply’s Farmers Market and Tractor Supply Company, visit TractorSupply.com/FarmersMarket.
Although registration is closed for vendors, customers can contact their local store for more information on vendors and activities.
About Tractor Supply Company
Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, has been passionate about serving its unique niche for more than 80 years, targeting the needs of recreational farmers, ranchers and anyone who enjoys living the rural lifestyle Years.
Tractor Supply offers an extensive mix of products necessary for the care of the home, land, pets and animals with a focus on product localization, exclusive brands and legendary customer service for the Out Here lifestyle. With more than 48,000 team members, the company’s physical stores combined with its digital capabilities offer customers the convenience to buy the products they need anytime, anywhere, any way they want, at the daily low prices they deserve. As of June 25, 2022, the Company operated 2,016 Tractor Supply stores in 49 states, a mobile customer app and an e-commerce website at TractorSupply.com.
Tractor Supply Company also owns and operates Petsense by Tractor Supply, a small pet supply retailer focused on meeting the needs of pet owners, primarily in small and medium-sized communities, and offering a variety of pet-related products and services. As of June 25, 2022, the company operated 178 Petsense stores in 23 states. For more information on Petsense, visit Petsense.com.