Todd will be going to Mount Holly Farmers Market this Saturday, May 14, 2011 from 8am – 12pm.  It’s the first Saturday of the season and we can’t wait. I will be at the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market this Saturday from 8am – 12pm.  We did get a spot last week and we hope to continue to get a spot there every Saturday. Here’s what we’ll have at the markets. Butterhead Lettuce ~ $3 or 2/$5 Romaine Lettuce ~ $3 or 2/$5 Hakurei Salad Turnips ~ $2 per bunch Rainbow Swiss Chard ~ $3 per bunch Snow Peas ~ $4 per 1/2 lb Green OnionsRead More →

Cotton Ginning Days is an annual festival held at the Gaston County Park in Dallas, NC. Cotton Ginning Days showcases Gaston County’s agricultural and industrial heritage. Exhibitors from all over the southeast will be there to show off their tractors, steam and gasoline engines. One of the highlights of Cotton Ginning Days will be the operational 1900 single-stand, Continental Cotton Gin. If you are able to make it to the festival you definitely can’t miss seeing the gin in full operation. The “Heritage Arts Area” will include demonstrations of goat milking, blacksmithing, basket making, spinning, chair caning, and more. There is also an Arts andRead More →