2019 Events

2019  IFM Events -all events are Fridays unless noted otherwise Saturday January 26– Grow More Vegetables for farm and garden workshop. 9am to noon, 108 Courthouse St. $10 includes snacks.  Learn how to grow more in less space. Saturday February 23-Pest, disease and fertility for farm and garden.  9am to noon, 108 Courthouse St. $10.[…]

It’s seed catalog season

Is your mailbox full of seed catalogs?  Mine is and I can’t be happier!  I love reading the descriptions, looking at the pictures, dreaming of next years garden, tidy and weed free….Okay, back to reality.  Before you buy a bunch of new seed, do a germination test on seeds left over from last season and[…]

Winter Markets, Christmas trees and Chili Cook-off

The Farmers Market returns to Town Park for our 2 Winter Markets on Friday November 23 and Saturday December 1 from 11 am to 3 pm.  Both Markets feature free Kids activities and a regular Farmers Market.  You’ll be able to pick up the trees and wreaths you have ordered on the On-line Market. In[…]

On-line Market Open House AND Chamber After Hours, Wednesday November 14, 4-6 pm

The On-line Market is in full swing.  If you are missing the Farmers Market, be sure to join us Wednesday, November 14 from 4-6 pm at 108 Courthouse street in Downtown Independence for an On-line Market Open house and Chamber After Hours event.  You’ll be able to meet our vendors, enjoy FREE samples and items will[…]