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About homegrownalabama

Homegrown Alabama is a student organization at The University of Alabama. Our goal is to bring local produce onto the University campus and to form partnerships between the University and local producers. We organize the farmers' market that runs form May till September every Thursday from 3-6 p.m. at Canterbury Episcopal Chapel.

Homegrown Alabama in November

It has been a beautiful October…We’re glad to be moving into November with you all. We’ve added a few more markets to make up for lost time in the past few months! Join us on November 8th and November 15th … Continue reading

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Howdy! We hope everyone is excited!

Howdy! We hope that everyone is as excited as we are about the market starting again! As we are approaching our fifth year in the Tuscaloosa community, we wanted to find out what connects people to our market. We want … Continue reading

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Market update 10/13

Howdy! Well, seems like the skies should finally be sunny by 3 this afternoon, so come enjoy some sunshine and hang out with us at the farmers market. Our vendors are excited to share the fruits (and veggies) of their … Continue reading

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Market Update 10/6

Good morning! I am really looking forward to these last three markets of the season–the weather is just so nice in October–and I hope you are too. It’s time for fall greens and sweet potatoes!! Homegrown Alabama invites you to … Continue reading

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Market Update 9/29

Well hello, good morning! It’s Thursday! The market will be ready just in time for a nice afternoon jaunt from campus, or home, or work or wherever you may be from 3 until 6 this afternoon. We will look forward … Continue reading

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Tuscaloosa Food Summit, Oct, 14

Net Impact and Canterbury Episcopal Chapel are partnering to present the Tuscaloosa Food Summit on October 14. The summit will include panels and discussions about the complete cost of food, the role of farmers markets and community gardens in Tuscaloosa, … Continue reading

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Market update 9/8

Hey y’all! Good morning on this fine September day! I am happy to report that market day is once again upon us. Today a new addition to the market, BJ Bowling, will bring homemade sourdough bread, tea cakes, and other … Continue reading

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Market Update 9/1, Back to School!

Hello folks,   Thanks to everyone who visited us at Get on Board Day yesterday! We added about 200 people to our email list and talked with a bunch of students who are interested in joining the student group. It’s … Continue reading

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Market update 8/25

Howdy! I hope all of you are enjoying being back in town and/or aren’t getting too scared walking/biking/driving on campus. (I know I am!) Since school is now back in session, we have been granted access to another parking lot … Continue reading

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Market Update – 8/18

Howdy, Today is your last chance to visit the Homegrown Alabama Farmers Market before school starts! So if you’re considering hosting (or attending) a pre-school feast/shindig/soiree, today is the perfect day to stock up on all the right ingredients. New … Continue reading

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