Market News Archives - Forsyth Farmer's Market

FFM Farm Truck 912 on the way!

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The Forsyth Farmer’s Market Farm Truck 912 is in the final stages of preparation! The Farm Truck will be a mobile farmer’s market, providing more Savannahians wider access to healthy food. The truck is currently being painted by artist Jose Ray.  We hope the Farm Truck will be ready to roll later in August.  We […]

Wholesome Wave at FFM this Weekend

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 Wholesome Wave Georgia, which matches SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly food stamps) at FFM and other farmer’s markets around the state, is working to increase access to healthy food.  Wholesome Wave Georgia will be at FFM this Saturday to sign folks up so that they can double their SNAP benefits at the Market! In other news, […]

Summer Produce Extravaganza!

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Our vendor stalls are overflowing with summer bounty – squash, melons, peaches, cucumbers, and of course, tomatoes! The list goes on and on – come see for yourself this Saturday, 9-1 in Forsyth Park. Expected Vendors: Whole Food: Adam’s Farm Alake’s Pecans B & G Honey Berry Farms Billy’s Botanicals Bootleg Farms Canewater Farm Charis […]

Happy 4th of July- see you next week!

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The Forsyth Farmers Market is closed on Saturday, July 4.  Have a wonderful holiday full of good, local food!

Stock up Saturday 6/27 – FFM closed July 4

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Forsyth Farmer’s Market will be closed on Saturday, July 4, 2015, so this Saturday is a good opportunity to stock up for two weeks!  Vendor stands are overflowing with summer bounty – squash, melon, peaches, cucumbers, tomatoes and more, along with locally-sourced meats, seafood, cheeses, coffee, and prepared foods. Kinda hot? A popsicle will make […]

Happy Father’s Day from FFM!

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Sunday is the day to celebrate the fathers in our lives, and you can get ready for that celebration this Saturday at Forsyth Farmer’s market. Stock up on veggies, fruits, meats, fish, cheeses, breads and more for the dad in your life.

FFM Awarded Ag South Grant

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Forsyth Farmers Market is  one of 26 farmers markets across the States of Georgia and South Carolina that received a grant from AgSouth Farm Credit. The “Think Outside the Store” farmers market grant consists of $1,000 in funds to promote the markets along with reusable “Think Outside the Store” bags that were distributed at last week’s market. Thank […]

Family Fun Day this Saturday 6/6

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Our partners at Mercer University return this Saturday, June 6th, with Family Fun Day to include health screenings, a Teddy Bear Clinic, nutritional activities and more fun.  The Teddy Bear Clinic gives children the opportunity to learn about simple medical procedures so that they are more comfortable in a doctor’s office. FFM recently received a […]

Mercer Teddy Bear Clinic Saturday at FFM

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Is that teddy bear looking at little peaked? This Saturday your beloved family teddy bear can get diagnosed and treated by students from Mercer University School of Medicine.  It’s all in good fun to introduce kids to medicine and answer questions they may have about [Teddy's] treatment.  See you at the Market!

Blueberries, a Race, and Great Big Thank You.

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Blueberries are in season at the Forsyth Farmer’s Market, just in time for your Memorial Day holiday celebration! Of course there will be lots of fresh veggies and local protein for your grill, as well as all the other wonderful foods you look for at the market. We share the park this Saturday with the […]