Farmers Market

Homer, Alaska

In 2012, the Homer Farmers Market established an annual Grant/Scholarship Fund, with proceeds from the Annual Turkey Raffle (generously Homer-raised and donated by Marsha Rouggly).   We've funded the following Homer-area projects:

  • 2017: Peonies on Pioneer Project
  • 2017: Christina Castellanos, DAPNet Conference- Draft Animals
  • 2017: Margarida Kondak, Washington State Farmers Market Association Conference
  • 2016: Shawn Jackinsky, Native Gardens Project in Ninilchik Village
  • 2016: Kyra Wagner, Washington State Farmers Market Association Conference
  • 2015: Smallpond Daycare, Learning Garden
  • 2015: Flex High School, School Garden
  • 2014: Little Fireweed School, Hydroponic Gardening
  • 2014: Lori Jenkins, Farmer Education Resources
  • 2013: Haven House, Chicken Coup Project
  • 2013: Ember Jackinsky, Winter Hardy Seed Cultivation

The board is currently reviewing Scholarship/Grant program. Stay tuned for 2018 details.