Month: October 2017

Urban Farm Updates, October 26th, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? In 2012, U.S. Farmers spent $329 billion, to produce $388 billion in goods and food product. That is one tight profit margin! What’s Growing On? Hello all, I’m back again for another weekly blog post! This week has gone by so quickly, it is so hard to believe…
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 Farmers’ Market November 11, 2017

We still have apples! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Junior League of Spartanburg’s “Kids in the Kitchen”  8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Hub City Kids 8:00-12:00 Cooking demos with Chartwells   9:00-11:00 Live music with Bill Heacox on the Wade’s Community Stage Vendors Belue Farms: Grass-fed Angus beef, Savannah sweet onions, peach wood, Milky Way Farm…
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Urban Farm Updates, October 19th, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? The U.S. Government considers any establishment which produces and sells more than $1,000 worth of agricultural products each year, to be a farm. So, that little roadside stand of yours, just might make you a bonafide farmer! What’s Growing On? What a wonderful fall week it has been,…
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Farmers’ Market October 21, 2017

Fresh food drive at this weeks HCFM! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Hub City Kids 11:00-12:00 Kid’s boot camp with Burn Boot Camp 9:00-11:00 Live music with Rick Childers on the Wade’s Community Stage 8:00-12:00 Fresh Food Drive with Ruth’s Gleanings 8:00-12:00 Mobile Mammography with Bearden- Josey Center for breast health 8:00-12:00 Blood pressure…
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Farmers’ Market October 14, 2017

Pick up your pumpkins for fall decorating! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Junior Leagues “Kids in the Kitchen” 9:00-11:00 Live music with Salti Ray on the Wade’s Community Stage   Vendors Belue Farms: Grass-fed Angus beef, Savannah sweet onions, peach wood, Milky Way Farm raw milk & Gouda cheese, Blue Ridge Brinery (formerly Traditional Fermentations) krauts &…
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Urban Farm Updates, October 12th, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? Goats were one of the first animals to be domesticated for farming and milking! There are over 200 breeds of goats worldwide, and goats milk is the most widely consumed milk product across the globe! What’s Growing On?! Welcome back to another week on the Urban Farm! It…
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