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Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this week?

Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this week?

This week is National Farmers Market Week, so it’s a great time to visit a regional farmers market near you. Whether you’re in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax or Raleigh, take time to visit a market and discover all the seasonal products now available that are grown, raised, caught or made in North Carolina. Seasons vary slightly […]

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Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this weekend?

Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this weekend?

The Largest Watermelon Contest was held Thursday at the State Farmers Market, with the winning watermelon weighing in at 180. Fortunately, there are plenty of light-weight watermelons to find at the state-operated farmers markets in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax or Raleigh this weekend. And, they should be easier to get into your car. You’ll also find […]

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Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this weekend?

Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this weekend?

Whether you visit our market in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax or Raleigh, you’ll find a large selection of corn, peaches, tomatoes and watermelons available from N.C. farmers. The Charlotte market will be extra busy this weekend as it celebrates Peach Days, with fresh peaches and peach products available all weekend. See what else is available at […]

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Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this weekend?

Market Report: What’s at the farmers market this weekend?

For the next few weeks, our regional farmers markets will be full of activity with a lineup of special events celebrating North Carolina’s bounty of agricultural products. It doesn’t matter if you visit Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax or Raleigh, there will be plenty of things to do, plenty of products to taste and plenty of fresh […]

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Market Report: What’s available at the farmers market this weekend?

Market Report: What’s available at the farmers market this weekend?

The fireworks may be over, but business is still booming at your regional farmers markets. The four state-operated farmers markets in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax and Raleigh have a large variety of fresh produce from local farms. Check out the list below to see what’s available at your regional market: WNC Farmers Market, Asheville – The […]

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Market Report: What’s available at the market this weekend?

Market Report: What’s available at the market this weekend?

This Independence Day weekend, look for a lot of fresh produce at your regional farmers market. All four of the state-operated farmers markets in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax and Raleigh will be open on the Fourth of July. Whether you’re traveling or staying close to home, be sure to stop by and enjoy the bounty of […]

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Market Report: What’s available at the market this weekend?

Market Report: What’s available at the market this weekend?

Summer is officially here, and so is the bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables from local farmers. From succulent peaches and sweet blueberries to crisp cucumbers and juicy tomatoes, there’s a bounty of local produce waiting for you at your local farmers market. But, there’s more than produce at the four state-operated markets in Asheville, […]

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Market Report: What’s at the market this weekend?

Market Report: What’s at the market this weekend?

Summer vacation has begun for many school kids across the state. What better way to entertain them than a trip to your regional farmers market, especially during Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month? There are plenty of fruits and vegetables to be had for sensational side dishes and summer salads. Plus, your children can continue learning […]

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Farmers markets offer apples, grapes and more this September

September offers a great opportunity to enjoy both late-summer and early-fall produce at local farmers markets. The state-operated farmers markets in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax and Raleigh offer a large selection of fresh produce for school lunches, meats and cheeses for tailgating, and wines and specialty products made in North Carolina. You can also find flowers, […]

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Take a trip to a farmers market for Got to Be NC Agriculture Month

July has been declared Got to Be NC Agriculture Month in North Carolina. To celebrate, why not take a trip to one of the four state-operated farmers markets in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax or Raleigh? There is plenty of fresh produce available, as well as meats and cheeses, wines and specialty products made in North Carolina. […]

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