We received the 2nd grant!

What a great way to start the New Year! The Town of Independence has been awarded $150,000 by the Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission for the construction of the Independence Farmers Market. In the TRRC Financial Viability Assessment, TRRC staff stated; “This is perhaps the strongest farmers market request seen by the Commission to date,[…]

Pre-season Vendor meeting

Have you thought about becoming a vendor at the Farmers Market? Here’s your chance to join returning vendors and find out about the coming season and enjoy a potluck lunch. Join us from 11-2 at the Grayson LandCare/IFM office at 104 Courthouse Street. 1) Please join us at 11 am. We’ll cover rules, fees, online[…]

National Farmers Market Week

August 5th through 11th is the perfect time to support the Independence Farmers Market! Friday, August 11th marks the end of our “Go Fund Me” campaign. To Donate: Please visit https://www.gofundme.com/IndependenceFarmersMarket or give your donation directly to the Farmers Market Manager, Michelle Pridgen. Checks may be written out to Independence Farmers Market. Your donations will provide[…]