Shauntia Dyson, Author at Forsyth Farmer’s Market

Americorp VISTA: Shauntia’s Year in Review

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do”. -Pele My how time flies when you’re having fun! It seems like it was just  yesterday when I started my year of service with the Forsyth Farmers’ Market. As […]

February National Food Holidays!

We are officially in the second month of the year! There are several national food holidays that take place this month! Check out the list below: February 1 National Cake Pops Day National Baked Alaska Day National Dark Chocolate Day February 2 National Tater Tot Day February 3 National Carrot Cake Day February 4 National […]

It’s Tea Time:The Health Benefits of Drinking Tea

Did you know? It’s National Hot Tea Month! On any given day of the year, half of the American population will be drinking tea! Not only is tea a low-calorie indulgence, it proves to have several health benefits as well! Here are 5 health benefits of one of America’s favorite drinks: Reduces risk of dementia. […]

FFM Fundraiser happening TONIGHT!

Tonight is the night! Meet the FFM/FT 912 Team at Chipotle on Victory Drive! The fundraiser will run from 5-9! All proceeds will benefit the Farm Truck 912! Don’t forget to flash a picture of the flyer (found below) or tell the cashier you are there for the fundraiser. We can’t wait to see you there! […]

Last Saturday Market of the Year!

This Saturday, December 17, will be the last Saturday Market of the year. The Market will resume on Saturday, January 7, 2017. Also, the Farm Truck 912 will be rolling out for the last time this year tomorrow, December 15. The normal schedule will resume Monday, January 9, 2017. We hope you and your family […]

Healthy Holidays at the Saturday Market!

This Saturday at the market, we will be celebrating the holidays in a healthy way! Beginning at 9am, Jazmine Williams of NLA Fitness will be showing customers how to workout and stay healthy during the holiday season. The workout sessions will be held in the basketball court next to Forsyth Park. Also, Farm Truck 912’s […]

Americorp VISTA position available!

The Forsyth Farmers’ Market is currently looking for a new Americorp VISTA! The application is open now and can be found here. All applications must be turned in by December 28, 2016. VISTA is expected to begin February 2017. Please note that this is a VISTA position. Click here to find out more information about […]

Thanksgiving, and other Fun Updates!

The Forsyth Farmers’ Market is hiring for a new AmeriCorp VISTA! The application is available now until December 28; find the application here . If you would like to find out more information about the VISTA program, please visit https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorps-vista. Also, Farm Truck 912 will not be running this Thursday; however, at the the Sustainable Fellwood stop […]

Hatched from peanuts-the South’s hot new oil

Did you know that there was cold-pressed peanut oil made right here in Georgia? Click the link to read more about it!

November Finds at the Saturday Market

It is officially fall! With that being said, be sure to look for new seasonal products and produce from your favorite farmers! Here is a list of what will be available this season: Meats: Available from Georgia Buffalo, Hunter Cattle, and Savannah River Farms Beef Pork Bison Chicken Lamb Shrimp (Billy’s Botanicals) Oysters (Canewater Farms) […]