Month: December 2017

Urban Farm Updates, December 28th, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? Out of the top 25 recognized Superfruits, more than half of them can be found at the Saturday Market and on our Mobile Market, throughout the growing season; including Raspberries, Bluebarries, Apples, Grapes, Plums, Strawberries and Tomatoes. Fresh, local, delicious, inexpensive and oh so good for you, too!…
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Urban Farm Updates, December 21st, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? There is an herbal out there for just about everything! Most herbal teas have health benefits because of the herbs and spices in them; and when consumed regularly, they can help to promote health and well being, from alleviating symptoms of a cold/flu to calming the stomach. The…
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Christmas Market December 16, 2017

Final Market of 2017!   Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Highpoint Academy 8:00-12:00 Cooking demos with Chartwells 9:00-11:00 Karl Lauber on the Wades Community stage! 9:00-11:00 Buddy the Elf Vendors Bells Blossoms and Blooms: Christmas centerpieces and flower arrangments Belue Farms: Grass-fed Angus beef, Savannah sweet onions, peach wood, Milky Way Farm raw milk…
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Urban Farm Updates, December 14th, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? One 8oz glass of cow’s milk provides as much Vitamin A as 2 hard boiled eggs, as much Phosphorus as 1 cup of Kidney beans, as much Calcium as 10 cups of raw Spinach, as much Riboflavin as 1/3 cup raw almonds, as much Vitamin D as 1…
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Urban Farm Updates, December 7th, 2017

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? In 2011, there were over 8,000 farms across the United States that utilized sustainable energy sources to help support their operations; including the use of solar panels, wind turbines and solar thermal heating systems. That may sound like a lot of farms, but it is a mere 0.003%…
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Farmers’ Market December 9, 2017

Christmas ornaments. Tree skirts. Wreaths.  All at this Week’s HCFM!   Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Junior League of Spartanburg’s Kids in the Kitchen 9:00-11:00 Sydney McMath on the Wades 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…
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