Author: Hillsboro Chamber

July Hillsboro Happenings Newsletter

A Message from the President Have you noticed a new spirit in Hillsboro? So much cooperation and a mission to spark “Yes We Can” seems to be prevalent. The Farmers Market is a success. We are celebrating Agritourism! Our agriculture roots run deep in Hillsboro. The Cotton Pickin’ Fair is just around the corner. As a community we will once again celebrate our ties to agriculture. A little known fact is that 60% of the Cotton grown in the USA is grown in this region of Texas. While agriculture is very important, there is more to Hillsboro. Buck Gilcrease...

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2014 Hillsboro Sunflower Saturday Farm Tour

The 2014 Sunflower Saturday farm tour will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 21 at the Hillsboro Farmers’ Market on the West side of the Hill County Courthouse. The courthouse is located at 1 North Waco St., Hillsboro, TX 76645. After exploring the farmers market, participants will embark upon a morning of tasty experiences and education. The first stop will be Majestic Farms in Woodbury where participants will have an opportunity to pick fresh peaches, blackberries, and learn about high tunnel farming. Price Farms of Whitney will also have fresh cantaloupe for sampling. The next stop will be a...

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