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Farm-fresh Produce

Sprouts Farmers Market partners with local farmers across the country to bring goodness into each of our communities. Sourcing local produce from family-run farms allows us to offer you a variety of unique items every season. We strive to choose farms that promote healthy, clean farming practices in Missouri to bring you and your family the best produce that’s full of goodness!

Bates county produce farmer on a horse-drawn plow, and images of watermelon growing in field.

Bates County Produce

Bates County Produce grows the juiciest, sweetest watermelons for you to enjoy, and is rooted right here, in Rich Hill, Missouri! Established in 1993, this family-owned farm represents over 100 growers, cultivating and caring for the land without the use of motorized equipment or electricity. This traditional way of farming ensures each farm-fresh harvest is grown with only the best care and attention, so you can enjoy the freshest produce every season.