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Claytonia, Miner’s Lettuce

Greens have been hard to come by at local markets.  Generally, our climate allows some producers to keep a greenhouse or two going and to provide some hearty cold natured greens throughout the winter.   The polar vortex’s decision to become … Continue reading

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Raising Chick for Eggs &/or Meat Production Workshop Presented by Local Concepts LLC with Glade Road Growing

Date:           April 12 from 10 am – 3 pm Location:    Glade Road Growing Farm, 2351 Glade Road, Blacksburg, VA Cost:           $65 Register:     Click here for online registration. Everything you ever wanted to know about raising chicks for egg and/or meat production.  We will tour Glade Road … Continue reading

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Bent Mountain Bistro | Everything’s Better on the Mountain

I could repost everything on their web page, but it has all the info necessary. Bent Mountain Bistro | Everything’s Better on the Mountain. and up to date information on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/BentMountainBistro?fref=ts  

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Mountain Meadows Farm

Met these folks from  Williamsburg, West Virginia at the Farm to Table Market at Greenbrier Nurseries.   Here’s a bit of what they brought:   About Mountain Meadows Farm produces high quality grass-fed lamb raised on mountain pastures in Greenbrier County … Continue reading

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Old Millstone Farm, LLC

About Owners: Bryan and Lynette (Nolley) Vest, We are a family owned and operated farm currently selling beef and pork. Our animals are raised in a natural setting and are free from additional hormones or antibiotics. Description Old Millstone Farm … Continue reading

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Graham Bass Fish Farm,LLC

733-b Peaks St Beford Va,  24523 Phone: (540) 986-5621 email: graham_bass@verizon.net About Our fish are fed natural feeds in environmentally-controlled habitats to preserve quality and taste. We use no hormones or antibiotics. Description Fish are sold whole – live or … Continue reading

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A Green People Used to Get Excited About

I had a chance to meet Jim Monroe today.  He is the owner of Greenbrier Nurseries  and in case you haven’t noticed, there’s a bit of buzz going on about the Farm to Table market he will open this Saturday … Continue reading

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Bent Castle Farm

We’re a new farm located in Bent Mountain, VA and serving the Southwest Virginia area. Our focus is on happy animals, raised in a natural, pastured setting and supplemented with quality minerals and non-GMO food. We’re currently raising laying hens … Continue reading

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Local Roots

Local Roots Cafe is dedicated to serving local, organic, sustainably-produced fare. All food at Local Roots Cafe is raised or grown, prepared, and served with respect and love for animals, vegetables and fruits, people and The Earth. Fish and seafood … Continue reading

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Draper Mercantile

From their Wep page….   The Draper Mercantile has been a favorite local hangout for over 125 years. We’re continuing that tradition and welcome you to the new gathering place for great food, friendly folks and an inspiring atmosphere. The … Continue reading

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Riven Rock Farm

Riven Rock Farm is located in beautiful Highland County, Virginia.  We strive to offer a place where the wild meets agriculture, a place where healthy ecosystems and biodiversity are priorities over monocultures and dollars.  Our mission at Riven Rock Farm … Continue reading

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Full Circle Catering.

Full Circle catering provides a menu of fresh, innovative, homemade food to Rockbridge County and surrounding areas.  Using local, organic, and sustainable foods isn’t a gimmick at full circle it is what we have believed in for our 11 years … Continue reading

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Good Food Good People

General Information Farmer owned and operated, Good Food-Good People (GFGP) serves as a link between the agricultural community in the Blue Ridge Mountains/Piedmont area and the region’s market shoppers, fine-dining chefs, CSA sharers and local food lovers. Since its roots … Continue reading

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Puffenbargers Sugar Orchard

Owned and operated by Ivan and Sis Puffenbarger. Three generations later, our family carries on its sugar-making heritage by bottling pure Virginia maple syrup from the same sugarbush our grandfather tapped for so many years. We extend an invitation to … Continue reading

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Leaping Waters Farm

Sustainable family run farm specializing in heritage beef,pork and poultry. Alec Bradford Po box 781 Shawsville,VA 24162 54026854898 www.leapingwatersfarm.com leapingwatersfarm@gmail.com www.facebook.com/leapingwatersfarm

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Eco Friendly Foods

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Misty Meadows Produce

Misty Meadows in on 3033 Brambleton Ave close to the Coffee Pot. Nicolas Karim purchases produce from local producers and sells it out of his storefront. He knows everyone he buys from and produces some of his own produces as … Continue reading

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Buffalo Mountain Kombucha

Gift of Life, Manchurian tea, Russian flower. The many names of Kombucha are rooted in Asian and Russian healing traditions. Full of living organisms, kombucha plays a role in strengthening the immune system, detoxifying the circulatory system, and rejuvenating kidney … Continue reading

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Villa Appalachia Winery

  Our 15 acre vineyard grows old Italian grape varieties, from which the winery produces wines which match the mediterranean cuisine, lots of fresh vegetables, high quality meats, herbs and olive oil.     Susanne Becker 752 Rock Castle Gorge … Continue reading

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BlackSnake Meadery

Blacksnake Meadery is a family-owned farm winery in Carroll County, Virginia. We produce our wines from honey, known as mead, honey wine. Our apiary currently consists of 30 hives, and we supplement our own honey with locally-produced honey. Meads are … Continue reading

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