Market News Archives - Forsyth Farmer's Market

Location Change: THIS WEEK ONLY!

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Due to SCAD’s Sidewalk Arts Festival this Saturday (April 23), the Forsyth Farmers’ Market will be taking place between Park Avenue and Duffy Street. A section of Bull Street (in front of the American Legion), will be blocked off to accommodate the location change. Next week’s market will resume at its regular location.

Earth Day Festival this weekend!

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The Earth Day festival has been a Savannah tradition for the past 15 years. It is now the largest public Earth Day event in the state of Georgia. This year’s festivities will take place this Saturday, April 16 from 12pm-5pm. There will be a variety of vendors, exhibitors, workshops, live music, food, and kids activities. […]

Farm Picnic is Coming Soon!

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The Second Annual Farm Picnic hosted by the Forsyth Farmers’ Market will take place on Sunday, May 1 at the Old Dairy Farm (2500 Tennessee Avenue). Farm Picnic is a fundraiser that benefits the mobile market, Farm Truck 912. The cost for the event is $35.00 in advance and $40.00 at the door. Kids 12 […]

Market Fest this Weekend!

On Saturday, March 26 from 9-1, FFM will be hosting its first Market Fest! Market Fest is an event promoting Farm Picnic, an annual fundraising event for Farm Truck 912, which will be making its Market debut this Saturday! While you are visiting to pick up your fresh produce for the week, make sure to […]

Seasonal Picks

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One of the advantages of being a FFM shopper is being able to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at their seasonal peak. Here is a list of fruits and vegetables that are locally produced for the months of March-June: Arugula (April-June) Asparagus (March-June) Basil (June) Beans (Green, Snap; April-June) Beets (April-June) Blackberries (May-June) Blueberries (April-June) […]

Teri Schell featured on Creative Coast podcast

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Teri Schell, our Executive Director, was featured on The Front Porch, Creative Coast’s podcast. Check it out here:  The Front Porch with Teri Schell While you’re there, subscribe to The Creative Coast’s podcast feed on iTunes!

Community Spotlight: The MENTOR Network

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  At its core, The MENTOR Network is a leading health and human services provider, but we are also much more. We are a network of caring people who share a mission—to help individuals of all abilities thrive in their homes and communities. Our network is built upon trusted partnerships between the individuals we serve […]

Farm Truck 912 – 2016!

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Our mobile farmers market, Farm Truck 912, is open and ready for business. If you miss the market on Saturday you have three great options during the week: Here’s the schedule: Monday at Department of Family and Children Services, 761 Wheaton Street 10:00am – 1:00pm Tuesday at Moses Jackson Community Center, 1410 Richards Street 12:30pm […]

Forsyth Farmers Market Re-Opens This Saturday

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Happy New Year! We hope you and yours had a peaceful and healthful holiday. After a two-week holiday hiatus, Forsyth Farmers Market resumes its weekly schedule this Saturday, January 9.  We hope to see you there!

Farmers Market Holiday Schedule

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Here is the Market schedule for December 2015 and January 2016: Saturday, December 6: OPEN Saturday, December 12: OPEN Saturday, December 19: OPEN The market is closed for two weeks for the farmers and vendors to enjoy the holidays with their families. Saturday, December 26: CLOSED Saturday, January 2: CLOSED The market reopens and resumes […]