Memphis Food Access

When schools are closed and we’re all safer at home it can be hard to know what resources are available to you. Below is a list of farms, farmers markets, and meal distribution sites where you can safely get fresh produce and meals.

Local Food Producer and Farmer’s Market Resources (where to buy fresh, local food!)

Agricenter Farmers Market Open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 

Alpha-Omega Veterans Service (AOVS) Urban Farm: Certified Naturally Grown Produce for sale: delivery on Fridays

Bluff City Fungi: Fresh, local mushrooms and mushroom grow kits. Curbside and delivery options available

Chelsea Avenue Farmers Market: Opening in May. Last Saturday of each month from 9:00 – 12:00. 2204 Chelsea Ave. 

Cooper-Young Community Farmers Market: Locally-sourced selection of fresh produce, grass-fed meat, homegrown herbs, warm baked goods, all-natural soaps, artisan gifts, fresh cut flowers. Social Distancing, rigorous sanitizing protocols. Some vendors are only taking pre-orders, and others are able to take card payments. SNAP purchases available as well.

Flourish City Farms: Produce and herbs for sale through online store

Green Girl Produce: Locally grown microgreens through their online store. Delivery and curbside options available

Green Leaf Learning Farm: Produce available for purchase directly from the farm Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Location: 590 Jennette Place, Memphis TN 38126

Home Place Pastures: Pork, Beef, and Lamb for sale through their online store; all retail orders must be placed in advance via phone

Landmarks Farmers Market: Indoor year-round market. Monday – Saturday, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 2489 Carnes Ave. 

Memphis Farmers Market: TBD. The market website has provided information about how you can still purchase from many of their vendors and arrange pickup or delivery.

Rose Creek Farms: Veggies, microgreens, and herbs; check the online store for delivery details

South Memphis Farmers Market: TBD – Currently developing possible drive-through market! 

Tamboli’s Mobile Deli: Specialty grocery selling local farm produce offering curbside and delivery

Tubby Creek Farm: Vegetables, eggs, and meat available for pre-order through website

Whitton Farms: Produce, eggs, and flowers for sale through online store

275 Food Project & New South Memphis: Summer CSA Options — veggies, meat, and eggs available.

Local Meal Distribution Sites

Mid-South Food Bank: Mobile Food Pantries at specified dates, times, and locations all over the MidSouth region (list updated daily)

SCS/YMCA Student Meal Distribution: Details on website