Fresh Produce in Abundance on Region 8 Roadsides

Posted June 29, 2004 6:18 p.m. CDT

JONESBORO -- You only see them in the summer. If you pass them you're missing out. Fruit Stands and markets offer some of the best tasting products at the best prices.

Often the produce is grown and sold by local farmers. They get the food right off the vine or tree and out for you.

Listed below are the fruit stands featured in our fruit stand story.

- Peaches, sold by Betty Diamond near the corner of Nettleton and Stadium, Jonesboro

- Farmers Market, Vernon Blasingame on Highland Ave., Jonesboro

- The outdoor fruit stand is on Highway 1 South, right outside of Jonesboro.

- 12 Ears of Corn for $1.00 !! - On Highway 141 in front of Philadelphia Elementary School