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Crazy for sweet corn: Brooksville produce stand is hopping

Frazier Farms in Brooksville boasts that only the best yellow corn will do. Brad Clonts shows helper Clay Cozarts what to look for when sorting through the corn. [ALICE HERDEN | Special to the Times]
Published Oct. 8

BROOKSVILLE — Well folks, the fall harvest has arrived. People in these parts wait all season for Frazier Farms sweet corn.

Frazier Farms in Brooksville is ready for the fall season. A selection of pumpkins is ready for carving. [ALICE HERDEN | Special to the Times]

The produce farm at 20175 Manecke Road was hopping on Tuesday. In addition to yellow sweet corn (bi-color corn was supposed to arrive on Wednesday), it was serving up pumpkins, honey, beans, peppers and lots more.

A flat of slightly bruised tomatoes went for $5. Like everything else, it was only while supplies last.

Linda Clonts (left) and Jami Frazier ring up customers buying vegetables and other items at the Frazier Farm store in Brooksville. [ALICE HERDEN | Special to the Times]

It pays to check the Frazier Farms Facebook page daily to see what’s available. Hours for now are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. The stand is closed on Sundays. Call (352) 232-0802 for more information.


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