Market News

Join the My Market Club!

Forsyth Farmers Market My Market Club
Forsyth Farmers Market has teamed up with Georgia Organics to bring you the My Market Club.  Now through the end of August, you can sign up for the My Market Club and get great incentives for your next three visits. It doesn’t matter if you are a first time shopper or a long time patron. […]

Inaugural Chef Tour This Saturday 7/12

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Starting this Saturday, July 12, and continuing every second Saturday of the month, Forsyth Farmers’ Market will host a local chef to conduct a Chef’s Tour of the market. This Saturday at 10 am, Lauren Teague of 22 Square at Andaz Savannah, will lead a tour through the Forsyth Farmers’ Market, talking through the basics […]

We’re Hiring! Farm Truck 912 Manager

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Forsyth Farmer’s Market is seeking an individual to implement and manage 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 September 2014. This individual will be responsible for carrying […]

Community Food News: Dinner and Bikes

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The Savannah Bicycle Campaign presents Dinner and Bikes at the Sentient Bean on Sunday, June 29 from 7-10 p.m. Dinner and Bikes is a traveling road show of vegan food and bicycle inspiration. Dinner and Bikes will feature three prominent bicycle and food advocates. Joshua Ploeg will prepare a vegan and gluten-free buffet dinner,Elly Blue will make a presentation based on her book Bikenomics and the economic case […]

Declare You’re There: FFM Merchandise

We have new ways to wear/show/share that you shop the Forsyth Farmers Market.  Stop by the booth and pick up stickers for $1, reusable shopping bags for $5, t-shirts for $18 and our new, stylin’ trucker hat for $15. Stock up!

FFM Family Fun Day! June 7, 9 am-12 noon

FFM Family Fun Day 2014
On Saturday, June 7, from 9am-noon, we will host Family Fun Day with healthy activities, culinary activities, creative activities and giveaways. Healthy Activities (9am-noon):  Forsyth Farmers’ Market’s newest partner, Mercer University School of Medicine will provide simple health screenings for the family, as well as a “teddy bear clinic” for children.  Children are encouraged to bring a […]

Mobile Dairy Classroom this Saturday at FFM!

mobile dairy classroom
On Saturday, May 31, from 9am-1pm, Forsyth Farmer’s Market will host the Mobile Dairy Classroom, brought to you by the Georgia Dairy Farmers and Southern Swiss Dairy.  The Mobile Dairy Classroom features a fully operational milking parlor containing a live cow for feeding and milking demonstrations. The goal of the program is to provide children with a better […]

Best Farmer’s Market – Connect Savannah

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Thank you, readers of Connect Savannah, for voting FFM the best Farmer’s Market 2014! We’re honored by your votes, and will continue to work to create a place where our farmers and food producers can bring you their freshest and best each week. We hope you’ll be joining us this Saturday, May 24. A heads-up […]

AgSouth Farm Credit Grant to FFM

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AgSouth Farm Credit, the leading farm and rural lender in South Carolina and Georgia, recently awarded FFM a check for $500 to be used for incentives for Volunteers and 250 reusable shopping bags for distribution to their market participants. The shopping bags will be distributed on June 7th at FFM’s Family Fun Day.  

New grant for summer canning workshops!

We are excited to announce that Forsyth Farmers’ Market was chosen as a participating market for the 2014 Discover You Can: Learn, Make, Share℠ program. Fifty farmers market organizations were selected by the Farmers Market Coalition, Jarden Home Brands, makers of Ball® Brand Fresh Preserving Products and Jarden Consumer Solutions, makers of FoodSaver® Brands respectively— to take […]