25 years of Somerset Farmers Markets

In 1999, Somerset Farmers Markets started up as a means to help local, small-scale producers sell their produce to local customers. And now, 25 years later, we’re still doing it! With the area already home to the UK’s first modern farmers’ market (an honour which went to Bath in 1997), SFM’s initial market – opening […]

Chair’s Report for 2022

Happy 2023 to all our members and customers! Here is a report on 2022 from our wonderful SFM Chair Lizzy Etheridge. ‘My 1st year as Chair has been somewhat of a learning curve,having come into the role unexpectedly,from being Vice Chair.Having said that ,it has been interesting to see how SFM has grown but also […]

Frome Cheese & Grain & Keynsham August dates

We usually pride ourselves on accurate information, so are horrified to see that we have a mistake on our 2021 market leaflets for The Frome Cheese& Grain and the Keynsham August markets! The August date for both events is the 14th August 9am-1pm …not the 7th. Please accept our apologies and let your friends know!

Lockdown 2.0 – Trading safely in unusual times

During these unusual times Somerset Farmers’ Markets plan to continue to bring you the very best food and drink, courtesy of the dedicated local farmers and producers of our County. With the Government’s new Stay at Home Order in place from Thursday 5th November, we can continue to operate as food is classified as essential. […]