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Monday Farmer's Market - June 2018

    Grand Island Farms Inc. is hosting Monday Farmer's Market at the Knights of Columbus, 1841 Whitehaven Road starting July 2nd. Between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., you can purchase local summer produce, farm products, flatbread pizza and more. There will be live intertainment and family fun. See flyer.




Special Screening - Farmers for America - April 2018

   Grand Island Farms, Inc. is hosting a special screening of Farmers for America - a movie to celebrate, support and inspire America's next generation of farmers on Friday, April 20, 2018 at Grand Island High School. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the movie begins at 7:00 p.m. The average age of a US farmer is 60 years old and in the next 12 years, half of America's farmland is going to change hands.
    This enlightening documentary narrated by Mike Rowe traces the extraordinary changes coming to America's food system as more consumers flock to farmers' markets, embrace farm-to-table lifestyles, and insist on knowing from where their food originates. How do we ensure we have a support system in place for growing local farms and educating young farmers? This special community screening will be immediately followed by a panel discussion with local farmers and agriculture experts. Tickets are $5 and on sale now at www.tickettailor.com. Flyer. Press Release.




Spring Farmer's Market - April 2018

    A Spring Farmers Market hosted by Grand Island Farms, Inc. will be held at Knights of Columbus, 1841 Whitehaven Road on Sunday, April 8th from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.




Indoor Farmer's Market - February 2018

Kadi Barnes of Lunar Wild Organics sells plant based skin care and herbal products.

Nick Bauman raises chickens, has bee hives & plans to raise goats soon.

Tim & Sue Hanlon make maple syrup.

John Pedlow of Pedlow Farms has brown, white and green eggs and also builds wooden picnic tables.
Mary Stewart photos.

   An indoor farmers market, sponsored by Grand Island Farms, Inc., was held on Sunday, February 4th at the Knights of Columbus hall. There was a wide variety of home made products from pickles to Valentines day goodies, and "tea bag wallets", for those who want a cup of tea on the go. Homemade chili and other items were available to satisfy anyone's taste buds.




G.I. Farms Inc. Farmer's Market - January 2018

   Grand Island Farms Inc. is hosting an indoor Farmers Market at the Knight's of Columbus, 1841 Whitehaven Road on Sunday, February 4th at 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. There will be food, crafts, and all of your usual farmers market products - eggs, honey, maple syrup, herbs and herbal products, teas and accessories, baked goods and more!




Seed Starting Basics - January 2018

    G.I.Farms Inc. is hosting a seminar on "Seed Starting Basics" in the Community Room at the Grand Island Library, Thursday, January 25th, 7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
    Ready to jump in and start growing your own flowers and vegetables? Finding it hard to know exactly where to start or how to do it? Starting seeds indoors in the winter is an inexpensive way to grow your own flowers and vegetables. Steve Birtz, one of Grand Island Farms, Inc members and growers will be hosting a class to show you just how easy it is! Join us at the Grand Island Library to watch a demonstration and ask questions. Hope to see you there!
    This is the first in an educational series that will be hosted by Grand Island Farms, Inc at the Library monthly. Additional classes will be announced in February. If you have anything you would like to learn from your local farmers - please message us through our Facebook site - gifarms.




Christmas at the Farm - November 2017




Mary Stewart photos from the November 25th date.

   Grand Island Farms, Inc, 2487 Long Road, is hosting a holiday shopping event which includes local small businesses and farms products on Saturday, November 25th and Saturday, December 16th from 11am-2pm. Get some unique and tasty gifts while enjoying freshly prepared food and beverages, in an old barn converted into a Christmas store! Pick out your Christmas tree and warm up by the fire afterwards. See flyer.




Farmer Fest - April 2017

Greenhouse.

Kelly Roulley and Amanda Thompson of Thompson Farms.

Sheila Daminski of Island Dreams Farm.

Kadi Barnes of Ferry Village Herbals
Mary Stewart photos.

   A Farmer Fest was held at E & H Enterprises Greenhouse at 555 Ransom Road on Saturday, May 6th. A combination of plants and homemade items were available at the event. Beautiful plants from the greenhouse included hanging plants and plants ready to put in the garden. Other items available were natural honey, herbal products, maple syrup, herbs and baked goods from the farm vendors. Smoked chicken legs, sausage and home made chili was on the menu to satisfy everyone's appetite.




Farmer Fest - April 2017


   Grand Island Farmers Market is hosting a Farmer Fest on Saturday, May 6th from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at 555 Ransom Road. Vendors will have many different items including: flower baskets, plants, local meat, eggs, honey, syrup & jellies, teas and baked goods. There will be lunch items available for purchase and live music. See flyer.