City Code Chapter 12.46 Farmers’ and Public Markets allows for an organization to set up and administer a Farmers’ or Public Market within the City of Oskaloosa. Currently there is one farmers' market operating in Oskaloosa; visit their site on Facebook for the latest information.
City Code and Application Documents for Farmer's and Public Markets
If you are interested in joining a Community Garden please contact Mahaska County Extension. They are located at 212 North I Street, Oskaloosa, or may be reached by 641.673.5841. They work with existing Community Gardens to promote and coordinate events.
The city of Oskaloosa provides land for residents interested in starting and coordinating a Community Garden. Here are some documents to help you get started: