Join us the first Friday of the month, beginning in June, for Cooking Day. We make an array of dishes from whatever is available at the Market. Learn how to cook fresh, local food. Samples are available and donations are appreciated. Friday, June 7 10:00 am – 12:30 pm.
Independence Farmers Market News & Updates! April 15 @ 7:00 pm-9:00pm Learn more about the Independence Farmers Market and what’s new for 2019 at the Landcare meeting!
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm EDT Join us for the opening of the 2019 Market Season in Town Park! We’ve invited area artisans to join us Opening Day so you can find a perfect gift for Mother’s Day.
Join Independence Farmers Market on Sunday, May 26th from 2- 5 pm at Wagon Wheel Farm, I for an afternoon of hands-on activities. See and try out some of the best market garden tools. If you’ve taken our “Grow More Vegetables” class, you’ll see those spacings and planting ideas in the ground and growing! Tour[…]
The Independence Farmer Market is thrilled to be able to offer seeds this year! Southern Exposure is known for their locally adapted seeds and promotion of regional heirlooms. In addition, all seeds are USDA Organically certified. Each packet is $2.50 and all proceeds benefit the Market. Jen Cavey and Michelle Pridgen picked their favorite varieties,[…]
All events are Fridays unless noted otherwise Saturday, January 26– Grow More Vegetables for farm and garden workshop. 9 am 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. 9 am to noon, 108 Courthouse St. $10. Get[…]
The Town of Independence is applying for grant funding that will include Town Park. We need your letters of support to show community involvement. The deadline is the end of February. Details are below and here is an updated design for Town Park. THANKS! Independence is applying for a Community Development Block Grant from the[…]
Saturday January 26– Grow More Vegetables for farm and garden workshop. 9 am to noon, 108 Courthouse St. $10 includes snacks. Learn how to grow more in less space. Planting dates, spacing, interplanting and succession plantings will be addressed. Using information from the best national and local gardeners you’ll learn to apply these techniques to a[…]