Market News Archives - Forsyth Farmer's Market

Upcoming Events at the Saturday Market!

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There are some exciting things happening at the Forsyth Farmers’ Market this weekend! Check out the events below: This Saturday, July 23, Jackie Ogden from the UGA Cooperative Extension will be at the Market to give customers information on food preservation, pressure and water bath canning. Other resources and recipes will also be available. Be […]

4 Tips for a Healthy 4th of July!

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This weekend is one of the most celebrated holidays of the year. Celebrations typically include family, fireworks, fun, and food. Although it is a festive time, it can be an opportunity to be healthy while staying in the patriotic spirit. Here are four tips to have a fun and healthy Fourth of July! Stay hydrated. […]

Celebrate Farm Truck 912’s first Blueberry Sponsor, Grow. Eat. Repeat. !

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This Friday, June 17, Farm Truck 912 will be celebrating it’s first Blueberry sponsor,Grow. Eat. Repeat.! Join the Farm Truck 912 team at Memorial Health from 11 am -1 pm. Grow. Eat. Repeat. owner, Andy Schwartz will be present at the stop to inform customers about composting. Plus, Farm Truck 912 will be offering a […]

Family Fun Day at the Market

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Believing that every family in Georgia should have access to quality food, Wholesome Wave Georgia will be visiting the market this week to help market shoppers see if they are eligible for SNAP (food stamp) benefits and complete online applications. Stop by their table to see if you qualify! Also, students from the Mercer University […]

SNAP Sign-ups this weekend

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Step Up Savannah will be at the market on May 21 with information about the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Folks can learn about eligibility, where to get help applying/renewing and can even apply for SNAP on the spot! Don’t forget that FFM and Farm Truck 912 accepts SNAP/EBT and doubles SNAP benefits. For more […]

Health Screenings this weekend!

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Students from Mercer University’s School of Medicine will be conducting health screenings this Saturday, May 14 from 9-1 at the Saturday market. Be sure to stop by their booth to ensure that your health is in good condition!

Farm Picnic Success

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On behalf of the Forsyth Farmers’ Market staff, we would like to thank everyone who came and supported our second annual Farm Picnic fundraiser. It was a huge success! We would like to give a HUGE thank you to all of our sponsors who donated food, drinks, and items for our raffle. Also, we can […]

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 […]