We are Thankful for you!

Friends of the Market,  2020 has certainly been a challenge for our Market, our community and our country.  I want to thank you for supporting the Market as we remained On-line this year.  It certainly wasn’t as fun as gathering together in Town Park with friends and neighbors.  We have missed our cooking demonstrations, kids[…]

We are sad to announce that the Winters Markets are cancelled

Due to the Governors new order restricting social events and continued increases in Covid-19 cases in our area, the Farmers Market board has cancelled both Winter Markets. This was a very hard decision.  Our Christmas tree fundraiser was one of the first events the Market created and dates back to 2012. The Winter Markets are[…]

Food Independence Thanksgiving food drive

When you are doing your Thanksgiving shopping over the next few weeks, please take a moment to remember that there are many in our area who are suffering from food insecurity.  Food Independence is putting together a Thanksgiving dinner box for the November 24th distribution.  We would like to request the following items for this[…]

Never fear-the Online Market is still here!

The On-line Market will keep operating right on through the winter until we open( fingers crossed!) the 2nd Friday in May.  Our schedule will stay the same- Fridays from 2-6pm until November 6 when  we will shorten it to 3-6pm to reduce operating costs. Please let us know if that will cause anyone problems.  There[…]

Christmas trees from the Joyce family are available!

We are excited to be able to offer Christmas trees grown by the Joyce family in Grassy Creek without pesticides again this year.  It’s your chance to support local farmers who are working to protect the environment and provide a quality product.  It’s also a way to support the Farmers Market, it’s one of the[…]

Wonderful items available at the Grayson LandCare Online Auction

Grayson LandCare is the parent organization for the Independence Farmers Market.  It also includes the Free Market, the Permaculture group, the new Food Independence Food Pantry and the new Seed saving group/seed library.  If you’d like to support this organization, which also helps fund the IFM, check out the Online auction that is happening right[…]