WHOLESALE

Our Wholesale warehouse operates year round!

  • The swvamrkwhlsebldgwholesale market distributes local produce to grocery store chains.  Cooling, grading, and packing add value to our locally grown fruits and vegetables.
  • Hydro coolers, forced-air coolers, and ice machines keep produce fresh and ready for transport.
  • The Southwest VA Farmers Market is GAP certified and assists farmers/producers with GAP and Food Safety Issues.
  • The Southwest VA Farmers Market holds classes for Tow Motor Training and certification annually at the Wholesale warehouse.

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Wholesale Building (Side/Gate Entrance View)

 

 

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Dock side (To the Right Side of the Wholesale Building facing the entrance)

The dock entrance is convenient for large trucks and tractor-trailers whether they are dropping off or picking up products!

 

 

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Loads of fresh broccoli and other produce can be graded, packed, and cooled on-site before being transported to a supermarket or other chain store.Cooling is the key to freshness!

 

 

Grading, Packing, & Cooling Area

The Market grades and packs products for producers.   The Market also stores produce and related items in one of our many coolers or bays for producers.  There is a small fee for these services.

You may download the Market’s current FEE SCHEDULE HERE!

 

 

 

Hydro-Cooling

The Market has Hydro-Coolers for use on Corn in the harvest season.

Corn is brought from the farm by producers and taken through the hydro-cooler to take our the field heat.

 

Click Here for more Information on Hydro-Cooling