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North Carolina’s number 1 vegetable – sweet potatoes

It’s a fact, according to the North Carolina Sweet Potato Grower, since 1971, North Carolina has been the #1 sweet potato producing state in the United States. Home to over 400 sweet potato growers, the state’s hot, moist climate and rich, fertile soil are ideal for cultivating sweet potatoes, averaging at nearly 60% of the U.S. supply.usda

Farmer's market update for 08/10/19

Celebrating Farmers Markets throughout the United States of America for the role they play in our nation's food system, the role they play in fostering entrepreneurship, in stimulating local economies, in preserving farmland, in increasing access to nutritious food and in supporting healthy communities. Please come down to our market this week to thank our local farmers for all they do to provide us with fresh, local produce.

Farmer's Market Update - 10/27/2018

Get the cornbread ready! There will be lots of greens....mustard, kale, henpeck, turnips, turnip roots, collards...sweet potatoes, squash, peppers and Honey Crisp and Granny Smith NC mountain apples. Also, soaps. liniments, scrubs, bath soaks, fizz balls and many kinds of all natural products with which to pamper yourself.