Franklin Township is sponsoring a Community Farmers Market, to be held on Saturdays, 10 AM - 3 PM, on the field at the corner of DeMott Lane and Amwell Rd, by the municipal complex. The market will begin on June 3 and continue to September 23rd.
The Franklin Township Community Farmers Market (FTCFM) is dedicated to promoting and encouraging the successful development of local agriculture by providing a producer marketplacewhere consumers from Franklin Township and the surrounding area can have access to qualitylocallygrownorprepared foods and agricultural products.
Such a marketplace offers a forum for citizens to better understand the uses and benefits of thosefoods and productsandthevalueoftheagriculturalcommunity. It will educate consumers and schoolchildren about the benefits of small independently owned farms and help build a greater sense of community for the whole population.