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Market is OPEN for April 26th pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is open for ordering! Orders placed this week will be available for pickup next Wednesday, April 26th at the Grayson Landcare office (108 Courthouse Ln.) between 4 pm and 6 pm. We also have quite a variety of canned goods and meats that can be purchased on Wednesdays without advance orders. Our vendors have been bringing in a variety of extra produce, eggs and bread that are also available without advance ordering. So, if you don’t place an order this week, you can still feel to stop by and see all that we have to offer!

To shop:
https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

Please join us THIS Saturday, April 22nd for the DIY Expo at Grayson County High School! 24 DIY projects including a Raised Bed Workshop recap and a Organic pesticide, disease,and fertilization workshop from 1:30- 2:30pm. I’ll be running some activities for the kids, so please come out and bring the whole family! It’s all free!

Thank you for supporting the Independence Farmers Market!,

Abby

Market is OPEN for April 19th pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is open for orders to be picked up next Wednesday, April 19th. If you place your order early, be sure to check back later in the week so you don’t miss any of the wonderful products our vendors have to offer! Also, if you don’t place an order, but have time to stop by the Grayson Landcare office between 4 pm and 6 pm, we have an “extras table” (usually includes a variety of breads, eggs and greens), canned goods, and extra meat for sale from Olivia’s!

To shop:
https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

Upcoming event…

Please join us Saturday, April 22nd for the DIY Expo at Grayson County High School! 24 DIY projects including a Raised Bed Workshop recap and a Organic pesticide, disease,and fertilization workshop from 1:30- 2:30pm. It’s all free!

Thanks and have a great week!

Abby

Market is OPEN for April 12th pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is open for orders to be picked up next Wednesday, April 12th. If you place your order early, be sure to check back later in the week so you don’t miss any of the wonderful products our vendors have to offer! Also, if you don’t place an order, but have time to stop by the Grayson Landcare office between 4 pm and 6 pm, we have an “extras table”, canned goods, and extra meat for sell from Olivia’s!

To shop:
https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

Upcoming events…

Our vendor meeting is coming up THIS Friday, April 7th! Learn about becoming an IFM vendor, sign up for the season and enjoy a potluck lunch with your fellow vendors. 11 am to 2 pm at the GNB conference center in Gywnn shopping center between Food City and the high school.

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & The Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterwards. April 7th, we will screen Polyfaces: A World of Many Choices
Sponsored by: Grayson Natural Farms. We hope you can make it!

Please join us Saturday, April 22nd for the DIY Expo at Grayson County High School! 24 DIY projects including a Raised Bed Workshop recap and a Organic pesticide, disease,and fertilization workshop from 1:30- 2:30pm. It’s all free!

Thanks and have a great week!

Abby

Market is OPEN for April 5th pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is open for orders to be picked up next Wednesday, April 5th. If you place your order early, be sure to check back later in the week so you don’t miss any of the wonderful products our vendors have to offer!

To shop:
https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

We have some upcoming events…

We have a few spots left for our Free Raised Bed workshop and potluck THIS SATURDAY April 1st at the GNB/Skyline Conference Center in the Gwynn Shopping Center next to Food City. Just send an email to independencefarmersmarket@gmail.com if you’d like to attend. Hope to see you Saturday!

Our vendor meeting is coming up next Friday, April 7th! Learn about becoming an IFM vendor, sign up for the season and enjoy a potluck lunch with your fellow vendors. 11 am to 2 pm at the GNB conference center in Gywnn shopping center between Food City and the high school.

Be sure to mark your calendars for the DIY Expo at Grayson County High School on April 22nd!!!

As always, thank you for supporting our Market and have a great week!

Abby

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Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is now open for orders to be picked up next Wednesday, March 29th .

To shop:
https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

We have some upcoming events…

Plan to join us Saturday April 1st from 10 am to 2 pm for a potluck lunch and a hands on raised bed workshop for all skill levels at the GNB conference center in the Gywnn shopping center. We’ll talk about planting dates, spacing, interplanting and succession plantings. Using information from the best national and local gardeners you’ll learn to apply these techniques to a single raised bed or a full sized market garden. Hope to see you then! We are able to offer the workshop free of charge thanks to our FMPP grant from the USDA. The class is limited to 50 people. Please email Michelle Pridgen at independencefarmersmarket@gmail.com to register.

Learn about becoming an IFM vendor,sign up for the season’ and enjoy a potluck lunch with your fellow vendors. 11 am to 2 pm at the GNB conference center in Gywnn shopping center between Food City and the high school.

Mark your calendars for the DIY Expo at Grayson County High School on April 22nd, more details to come!

Thank you!

Abby

Market is OPEN for March 22nd pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is now open for orders to be picked up next Wednesday, March 22nd. I am so excited that the next time I see all of you it will officially be SPRING!

To shop:
https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

We have some upcoming events…

Plan to join us Saturday April 1st from 10 am to 2 pm for a potluck lunch and a hands on raised bed workshop for all skill levels at the GNB conference center in the Gywnn shopping center. We’ll talk about planting dates, spacing, interplanting and succession plantings. Using information from the best national and local gardeners you’ll learn to apply these techniques to a single raised bed or a full sized market garden. Hope to see you then! We are able to offer the workshop free of charge thanks to our FMPP grant from the USDA. The class is limited to 50 people. Please email Michelle Pridgen at independencefarmersmarket@gmail.com to register.

Learn about becoming an IFM vendor,sign up for the season’ and enjoy a potluck lunch with your fellow vendors. 11 am to 2 pm at the GNB conference center in Gywnn shopping center between Food City and the high school.

Thanks and have a lovely week!

Abby

Market is OPEN for March 15th pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is now open for pickup next Wednesday, March 15th, between 4 pm and 6 pm at the Grayson Landcare office (108 Courthouse Ln.). Looking forward to seeing everyone!

To shop, go here-

https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

Plan to join us Saturday April 1st from 10 am to 2 pm for a POTLUCK LUNCH and a hands on raised bed workshop for all skill levels at the GNB conference center at the Food City shopping center. We’ll talk about planting dates, spacing, interplanting and succession plantings. Using information from the best national and local gardeners you’ll learn to apply these techniques to a single raised bed or a full sized market garden. Hope to see you then! We are able to offer the workshop free of charge thanks to our FMPP grant from the USDA. The class is limited to 50 people. Please email Michelle Pridgen at independencefarmersmarket@gmail.com to register.

Are you interested in becoming a vendor? Are you a vendor already? If you answered yes to any of these questions, please join us for a potluck lunch on Friday, April 7th at the Grayson National Bank Conference Center from 11 am – 2 pm. Donna Harless from weights and measures will be there to certify scales. If you plan to use a scale at the Market it MUST be certified.

Please feel free to share this information with anyone that may be interested!

Thanks and have a great week!

Abby

Market is OPEN for MARCH 8th pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is now open for pickup next Wednesday, March 8th, between 4 pm and 6 pm at the Grayson Landcare office (108 Courthouse Ln.). Looking forward to seeing everyone next month!

To shop, go here-

https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

Plan to join us Saturday April 1st from 10 am to 2 pm for a potluck lunch and a hands on raised bed workshop for all skill levels at the GNB conference center in the Trojan shopping center. We’ll talk about planting dates, spacing, interplanting and succession plantings. Using information from the best national and local gardeners you’ll learn to apply these techniques to a single raised bed or a full sized market garden. Hope to see you then! We are able to offer the workshop free of charge thanks to our FMPP grant from the USDA. The class is limited to 50 people. Please email Michelle Pridgen at independencefarmersmarket@gmail.com to register.

Are you interested in becoming a vendor? Are you a vendor already? If you answered yes to any of these questions, please join us for a potluck lunch on Friday, April 7th at the Grayson National Bank Conference Center from 11 am – 2 pm. Donna Harless from weights and measures will be there to certify scales. If you plan to use a scale at the Market it MUST be certified.

Please feel free to share this information with anyone that may be interested!

Thanks and have a great week!

Abby

Market is OPEN for MARCH 1st pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is now open for pickup next Wednesday, March 1st, between 4 pm and 6 pm at the Grayson Landcare office (108 Courthouse Ln.). Looking forward to seeing everyone next month!

To shop, go here-

https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

Plan to join us Saturday April 1st from 10 am to 2 pm for a potluck lunch and a hands on raised bed workshop for all skill levels at the GNB conference center in the Trojan shopping center. We’ll talk about planting dates, spacing, interplanting and succession plantings. Using information from the best national and local gardeners you’ll learn to apply these techniques to a single raised bed or a full sized market garden. Hope to see you then! We are able to offer the workshop free of charge thanks to our FMPP grant from the USDA. The class is limited to 50 people. Please email Michelle Pridgen at independencefarmersmarket@gmail.com to register.

Are you interested in becoming a vendor? Are you a vendor already? If you answered yes to any of these questions, please join us for a potluck lunch on Friday, April 7th at the Grayson National Bank Conference Center from 11 am – 2 pm. Donna Harless from weights and measures will be there to certify scales. If you plan to use a scale at the Market it MUST be certified.

Please feel free to share this information with anyone that may be interested!

Thanks and have a great week!

Abby

Market is OPEN for Feb. 22nd pickup!


Dear Friends of the Market,

The Market is now open for pickup next Wednesday, February 22nd, between 4 pm and 6 pm at the Grayson Landcare office (108 Courthouse Ln.).

To shop, go here-

https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market

Please remember to let your friends, co-workers and family know about our market!

Thanks and have a great week!

Abby