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.[…]

Apple Festival THIS Friday

The Apple Festival is always a fun and busy day.  It’s also a little bittersweet because it marks the end of our regular Market season. If you have apples that you’d like to press, you’re welcome to bring them anytime during the Market.  We’ll have three presses-one just for the kids! You can get a[…]

Ordering Online is easy!

With only 1 Market remaining, have you thought about ordering On-line and just didn’t know how to get started?  Follow these easy steps! Go to the Online Market. Here’s the link https://independencefarmersmarket.locallygrown.net/market or you can click on “Online Market” tab on the Market homepage. 2) Click the “Sign In” button  to get started. If you’d[…]

Apple Festival

The Apple Festival is a community-wide event that celebrates apple season. The highlight is a community cider pressing—bring your apples to press with our presses!  We’ll have three-one just for the kids! The Market also offers fresh pressed cider for donation as a fundraiser. The apple dessert contest is always hotly contested and it open[…]

Cooking Day this Friday/recipes from Chef Charles

Join Sandy Stoneman at the Market this Friday and learn to make fruit leathers-aka fruit roll-ups. This homemade version has WAY less sugar. Chef Charles has an injury and can’t join us, but here are the recipes from his last visit. Charles started with a bone broth soup.  He started by sauteing onions, carrots and[…]

Fiber Day THIS Friday

Join us THIS Friday for Fiber Day!  We rescheduled due to morning drizzle on August 23rd. It’s 112 days until Christmas, but it’s never too early to support your neighbors by shopping locally. Our talented fiber artisans always have an amazing array of beautiful products and they are always willing to chat about fiber, knitting,[…]

Fermentation Friday and Pepper Day September 13

Carrie’s fermentation demonstration was a big hit last year so she has kindly offered to do it again this year.  Carrie ferments a wide array of vegetables and makes their own apple cider vinegar and other live foods. She’ll bring their favorite resources, have samples for tasting as well as demonstrating and will be selling[…]