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Office of Sustainability
University of Mississippi

Oxford Community Market – Campus Farmers Market

When: April 20, 10:00-2:00 pm

Where: Galtney-Lott Plaza (Business Row)

The Oxford Community Market is hosting a campus farmers market! This market is an opportunity to promote local, sustainable food to students, faculty, and staff. As a part of the Office of Sustainability’s Earth Month celebration, this event serves the purpose of bringing together the Oxford community to promote awareness about food choices, the food industry, and why it matters.

With over 20 different vendors, participants can expect to find a variety of seasonal produce, homemade goods, and personal care products; all while winning prizes, learning about local foodways, AND petting GOATS!

How to Participate

Volunteer: Volunteers are needed throughout the event. Volunteers will help facilitate set-up, tear-down, or market activities (i.e. handing out promotional material or assisting the Office of Sustainability in tabling) depending on which time they choose to volunteer. All volunteers will be given an Office of Sustainability lanyard and earn points in the Office of Sustainability Volunteer Challenge (ADD LINK)

Sign-up for volunteer shifts TODAY via our Givepulse!

Attend: All Campus and community members are welcome to attend the OXCM Campus Farmers Market event! Come buy your favorite local goods from our lovely farmers and small business owners. A majority of our vendors accept all forms of payment, some may only accept cash or check.

Don’t want to spend any money? That’s ok! There will be free giveaways, face painting, foodway education, and a baby GOAT PARTY. There is something for everyone at the OXCM Campus Farmers Market.

About the Vendors

Visit the OXCM Website for more details

Flowering Tree Farm: selling homemade goat soups and personal care products! They will also be hosting a GOAT PARTY at the market. Participate in the market and earn the chance to bring you and four of your friends into the goat pin for cuddles and pictures! Have you hugged a goat today?

Learn More about Flowering Tree Farm and how YOU can host your own Goat Parties HERE

Mr. Stark Aldridge: Farm fresh eggs, homemade jams, jellies, and more.

Kims’ Gourmet Corner: Homemade banana bread, lemon pound cake, turtle cheesecake, peanut butter cups, turtles, Mr. Goodbar, almond joy, payday, caramels, and lemonade!

Oxsicles: Locally made, all-natural, handcrafted popsicles.

Harris Family Farm: Homegrown plants, homemade bread, and handmade pottery.

Athena Coffee Roasters: Hot coffee, cold brew, and roasted coffee beans.

Live Again Events, LLC: Homemade pound cakes and cookbooks.

Mardis Honey: Mardis Honey, 100% pure, raw, and local honey.

Southern Sweets & More: Homemade baked goods.

Falkner Farms: Grass-fed and finished beef and pasture-raised eggs.

Komorebi Bonsai: Bonsai trees

Manila Skillet: Homemade baked goods

Wildfire in Wonderland:  Selling the best hot sauce from mild to the hottest around. Free samples!

Moon Lake Pecans: Fried pecans in several flavors; sweet to spice!

Levitt Leads & Tethers: homemade, handcrafted leads and tethers