Eat Well Blog Archives - Forsyth Farmer's Market

Meet Forsyth, a goat named after our market!

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We visited Bootleg Farm recently and got to play with the baby goats! Forsyth, pictured here, was the first born this season and they named her after our market! To learn more about their farm, visit their site here.

Farm Truck 912 and Fast Pitch

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Update: Farm Truck 912 was voted Audience Favorite at Fast Pitch! Congrats to our Project Manager, Cyndi Satlow, on the great pitch! The Forsyth Farmer’s Market mobile market, Farm Truck 912, is taking part in the 2016 Fast Pitch event on March 4. Fast Pitch is a program of The Creative Coast which identifies promising […]

FFM Featured in Do Savannah

Eat Right in the New Year at Forsyth Farmers Market by Molly Hayden Published in Do Savannah Nearly every Saturday morning, rain or shine, bitter cold or sweltering heat, local farmers set up shop at the south end of Forsyth Park to peddle their locally grown crops to local residents. But the Forsyth Farmers’ Market is more […]

We’re Hiring! FFM Market Manager

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Position: Market Manager  Hours: 10 hrs. / week, possibly more  Overview: The FFM market manager is the on-the-ground, hands on, manager overseeing set-up, break-down, and market operations.   Duties: • ensure an assistant market manager is scheduled prepare all applicable forms for the market • be the point person for Vendors, security and/or special events […]

Nov. 15 Deadline for Vendor Application at FFM

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Vendor applications for the 2016 season are currently being accepted!  Forsyth Farmers Market is a food/horticulture-only market with an emphasis on supporting small, family farms. More information on FFM Vendors can be found here. Email Teri at teri@forsythfarmersmarket.com for applications.  All applications must be submitted by November 15, 2015, to be considered for 2016.

Farm Truck 912 Ribbon Cutting October 24

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The Forsyth Farmers’ Market is excited to announce a ribbon cutting for their new mobile farmers market, Farm Truck 912, on Saturday, October 24, 2015, at 1:45pm at the Savannah Food Day Festival at Daffin Park. About Farm Truck 912: Farm Truck 912 will be adding value to neighborhoods with the least access to healthy fruits and […]

Power of Produce (POP) Club Comes to FFM

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Forsyth Farmers’ Market has been chosen as one of thirty farmers’ markets around the country to receive a Power of Produce (POP) club sponsorship.  POP club activities begin this Saturday (8/30/15) and will continue for at least four weeks, longer if supplies last.  What are those activities?  Read on, and join in! The Farmers Market […]

Job Opening: Program and Development Associate

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The Forsyth Farmer’s Market is seeking a Program and Development Associate to work with the market. This job is an AmeriCorps Vista position, made possible through a partnership with Step Up Savannah. Here is part of the description: The FFM was conceived and planned to provide all members of Savannah’s community a welcoming, inclusive place […]

We’re Hiring!

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“Farm Truck 912” Manager Forsyth Farmer’s Market is seeking an individual to implement our new mobile market.  “Farm Truck 912”, a food grocer on wheels, will service primarily low-income neighborhoods, providing access to fresh food where it is needed.  Currently, Farm Truck 912 is in its design/fabrication phase with expected implementation in June 2015.  This […]

Forsyth Farmers’ Almanac exhibit

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The Mixed Greens of Forsyth Farmers’ Market will host the Forsyth Farmers’ Almanac: First Gardens exhibit at the Sentient Bean through June 3.  There will be an opening reception on Friday, May 1st, from 6-9pm, as part of the First Friday Art March, produced by Art Rise Savannah.  First Gardens is a collection of photos […]