This Saturday, July 30th from 8am – 12 Noon at the Martin Farmers Market, the Northwest Local Food Network will be providing FREE snack taste tests along with farmers market vendors offering their favorite snack recipes. Kids activities include a table hosted by the Kiwanis Kids Club who will be making bookmarks. Blackberry Pond Farm will offer a hands-on hydroponic tower and microgreens growing demonstration.
To support the Weakley County Schools Food Pantry, donate your non-perishable food items (examples: Mac-n-cheese, instant mashed potatoes, family pasta meals, canned vegetables, canned fruit, kid friendly snacks).
Register for Free & Reduced Lunch Applications through the Weakley County Schools Nutrition Department. Get ready for school with healthy snacks!
Pick up a Weakley County Fair Agenda, get your copy of the Northwest Tennessee Local Food Guide, and #Get It Local! Invite your friends to this event: https://fb.me/e/3AAnYh8YN
Blackberry Pond Farm will be offering a demonstration of hydroponic equipment that will be utilized in Weakley County Schools through various growing food projects led by teachers and their students. #FarmtoSchool
~Written by Samantha Goyret, Co-Manager of Martin Farmers Market
Executive Director, LFN Team