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Photo by Member Mark Krancer, Kram Kran Photo

Photo by Member Mark Krancer, Kram Kran Photo


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4/18/2023 4:00:00 AM Member News

The Farmery Celebrates Store Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Historic Springfield.



Jacksonville, FL – April 17, 2023 – Farmery, a farmer and family-owned, farm-to-table bakery and bodega, is excited to announce the soft opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony of their newly expanded location at 1303 N Main St #108 in Historic Springfield. The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will take place on Friday, April 21, 2023, at 11 AM and the Soft Opening will fall on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22, 2023, from 10 AM- 5 PM.


The Ribbon-cutting ceremony will be hosted by the Jax Chamber. Farmers and owners Andrea Bryant Smith, Ashantae, Marvin, and Ayden Green will be available for Farmery's vision, products, and commitment to sustainability in the community. After the cutting, guests are invited to enjoy complimentary food samples and a toast sponsored in partnership with Manifest Distilling & Mlee Decor. The soft opening will feature special offers and a “Groceries for a Year” Giveaway, where one lucky shopper will win an annual Farmery/ Grocery Club Subscription.


The Farmery’s unique collaboration between Green Legacy Farm and Mena's Legacy Kitchen & Catering offers the community an unparalleled shopping experience that aims to connect people with the food they love and the local farmers that flourishes it. Framery is a one-stop shop for fresh regionally sourced produce and groceries, as well as a small business marketplace featuring local culinary, home, and garden goods. Framery boasts a delectable seasonal menu, bakery display, and grab-and-go area where customers can indulge in delicious, made-from-scratch prepared meals, sandwiches, gourmet toast, salads, smoothies, lemonades, teas, as well as an array of sweet and savory baked goods, pastries, artisanal preserves, and pantry items including vegan and gluten-free options which are all made from the highest quality ingredients sourced directly from Green Legacy Farm and other regional suppliers. Farmery catering services are also available for meetings & events of all sizes.


The Farmery will offer convenient online pickup, delivery, and grocery/ meal subscription options while accepting cash-free payment methods including apple pay, cash app, debit/credit, and SNAP/EBT.


"Our team works hard to grow the freshest food at Green Legacy Farm. We are thrilled to expand our farm with a retail store in Historic Springfield while increasing fresh food access in surrounding neighborhoods. We look forward to making farm-to-table more accessible and providing our community with a unique shopping experience that creates a marketplace for other farmers and businesses while emphasizing quality, sustainability, and local pride, said co-owner, Ashantae Green. "We invite everyone to come out and shop with us, we look forward to building lasting relationships with our customers, growing with our community, and contributing to the local food scene," added Co-Owner & Executive Chef Andrea Bryant Smith.


For more information about the soft opening and ribbon-cutting event, please email farmery@greenlegacyfarm.com.