The Thompson Family Farms in Monroe announced on the Facebook page on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, that it was closing down permanently.
“We are shutting our doors for good. Thank you for your support over the years! Hope you all continue to grow what you can and feed your family, friends and neighbors!”
The only reason given was that it was personal. Many expressed dismay that the family owned farm and fruit stand that has been located on almost 200 acres off Highway 11 just outside Monroe would no longer be there. People have been getting fresh fruits and vegetables from the Thompson Family Farms