Mission Statement


The Land of Goshen Community Market is an organization founded to pursue the following goals:

  • To enhance the quality of life in the Edwardsville area by providing a community activity which fosters social gathering and interaction.
  • To restore a sense of spirit and enthusiasm for Downtown and the downtown merchants.
  • To preserve Edwardsville’s unique agricultural heritage and the historical role which farmers have played in it.
  • To give local growers and producers of agricultural commodities, local artisans and craftsmen alternative marketing opportunities.
  • To promote the sale of locally grown farm products.
  • To promote the sale of local art.
  • To provide an educational forum for consumers to learn the uses and benefits of quality, locally grown and prepared foods and products.
  • To provide an educational forum for consumers to learn about the history and heritage of the area as well as the present.
  • To provide educational opportunities for producers to test and refine their products and marketing skills.

The Goshen Market Online Shop is open for orders Friday through Tuesday. All ordered items will be available for pick up at 222 Artisan Bakery, 222 Main St., Edwardsville from 11-3 on Thursdays. Call (618) 659-1122 for curbside pick-up.