OOLTEWAH, TN (WDEF) - Residents in Ooltewah and Collegedale now have access to fresh, locally grown food.
Today marks the first day of the Ooltewah Farmers Market.
It's located on Main street, behind the Ooltewah Nursery and Landscape Company.
The Nursery is in charge of running the operation.
Organizers say this will be the only market of its kind in the immediate area.
12 farms have gotten approval to bring their products to the market.
The Ooltewah Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from 2 until 5 p.m.