Center for Sustainability
Georgia Southern University

Campus Farmers Market

 

 

 

Welcome To The Campus Farmers Market!

The Georgia Southern University Campus Farmers Market is a partnership between the Mainstreet Statesboro Farmers Market, the University Wellness Program, and the Center for Sustainability and is supported by several campus units.

Our goals are 1) to connect the campus community to local food systems by bringing  local, healthy and sustainable food choices to campus, 2) to increase nutritional literacy, and 3) to support local farms and businesses.

 

This week is our ROTC Friends-giving Market

Date: Every Thursday, September 21st – November 9th
Time: 4 PM – 6:30 PM
Location: Russel Union Rotunda

*During inclement weather, inside Russel Union Commons

Acceptable Forms of Payment include: Credit, Debit, EBT (Food Stamps), Eaglexpress & Cash

 

 

Our Local Produce, Street Food, and Specialty Vendors!

 

This Week’s Vendors- 11/9

 


Expect- original kettle corn, old fashion caramel, & cheddar cheese

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Expect- farm fresh eggs, bell peppers , & banana peppers

 

 

 

 

11/9 Full Vendor List

3 Tree Coffee Roasters
4 & 20 Bakery
Anthony’s Roots
B & G Honey
Caribbean Feast
Cork’s Kettle Corn
The Herb Lady
Kickback Shack
Kim’s Cheese Straws
Lee Family Farms
Southern Soaked Candles
Sugar Magnolia Bakery
Toni Todd Studios
Wingz University

 

 

Engaging Activities For This Week!

 

Office of Student Leadership and Community Engagement

This office coordinates with their Lead & Serve team to be at every market. They  provide engagement activities and an overview of the resources and services within their department. Activities can range from making ornaments and door decks to collecting canned goods for donations.

 

 

 

 

Office of Student Activities

Student organizations may table or host events to promote their own agenda at the Campus Farmer’s Market. Organizations enlist engagement activities like: Games, corn hole, hula hoop contests, karaoke, open mic, or cook offs. If you are a student organization who wants to participate in the campus market. Submit a form to register your organization today. LINK TO FORM SUBMISSION

 

 

 

Wings Incentive Points

Student organizations will be able to earn Wings Incentive points via the Office of Student Activities for participating at the Campus Farmers Market. All organizations will need to complete the registration form in the above link or email our Market Manager eq00103@georgiasouthern.edu.

 

 

 

 

 

What’s New at the Market?

 

Entertainment

11/9 Check back for updates.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Garden Cafe

Relax, hang out, or have a bite to eat on picnic tables in our new garden cafe!

 

 

 

 

 

Our Staff & Interns!

Staff/Interns:

Campus Farmers Market Manager – Eminah Quintyne
eq00103@georgiasouthern.edu

Mainstreet Farmers Market Manager – Melanie Sparrow
statesborofarmersmarketmanager@gmail.com

Community Liaison – Christen Bennett
farmersmarketcl@gmail.com

Marketing & Outreach Intern – Adrienne Cowden
ac07287@georgiasouthern.edu

Campus Farmers Market I.T Intern – Christyan Ward
cw07396@georgiasouthern.edu

 

Vendor Interns:

3 Tree Coffee Roasters- Alex Isenberg

4&20 Bakery- Ladasha Clarke

Anthony’s Roots- Lindsay Thomas

B & G Honey- Austin Peigh

Caribbean Feast- Hannah Liedberg

The Herb Lady- Christen Bennett

Southern Soaked/Peach Pawz Candles – Samantha Dalton + Jordan Torelli

Sugar Magnolia Bakery- Olivia Harrison

*See full vendor list to learn who will be at the market

Last updated: 11/8/2017

CENTER FOR SUSTAINABILITY (CfS) • P.O. Box 8042-1 • Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5895