seasonal produce

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?

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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In the Market: Winter snacks for kids

With our In the Market feature, we’ll visit the State Farmers Market with nutrition marketing specialist Freda Butner to learn about nutrition facts, recipe tips and ways to maximize your local-foods shopping experiences across the state. In this segment, Freda offers a fun way to prepare nutritious snacks for children. Below, Freda uses winter vegetables, but the […]

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