Month: March 2017

Urban Farm Updates, March 30th, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Ok guys, so this week I have a fun one for you!! What do we wear, brush our teeth with, and use as currency??   Did you guess it?     The answer is cotton!! Many people know that cotton clothing is good to wear in the summertime, because the material…
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Farmers’ Market April 1, 2017

Opening day is fun for the whole family! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Converse College 8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Hub City Kids 8:00-12:00 Bounce House for Kids 8:00-12:00 Cooking Demos with Time to Taste Catering 8:00-12:00 Bryan Center- SC vocational rehab is in our Non-profit booth 8:00-12:00 Compost House 9:00-11:00 Live music with…
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Urban Farm Updates, March 23rd, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? Tomato juice is the official state beverage of Ohio?! This honors the part that A.W. Livingston of Reynoldsburg, Ohio played in popularizing the tomato, in the late 1800s. That makes me grateful for the SC official state beverage, which is Milk! in 1995, South Carolina also added the…
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Winter Harvest March 25, 2017

Last Market of the Winter Harvest! Presents 9:00 — Opening Bell 9:00-12:00 Kids activity with Converse College 9:00-12:00 Free health screening with Sherman College of Chiropractic 9:00-11:00 Live music with Robbie Bowen Vendors Belue Farm: Raw Milk, Grass fed beef, traditional fermentations kraut and peach wood. Coffee Lady 31: body butter, herbal soaps, sugar scrubs, insect repellent, bath bombs,…
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Urban Farm Updates, March 16th, 2017

Fun on the Farm Did you know? In 1940, each American farmer fed an average of 19 people. The number of people being fed by each U.S. farmer jumped to 144 people in 2006, and to 168 people in 2016!! Meanwhile, all of our farmers are getting older, and the younger generations are leaving the legacy…
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Urban Farm Updates, March 9th, 2017

Fun on the Farm Did you know? A sunflower is not just one singular flower, but a small community of individual flowers! The fuzzy center and the large yellow petals are actually comprised of a community of up to 2,000 individual flowers on one single stalk! Seriously, check it out the next time you are…
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