Month: May 2018

Farmers’ Market May 26, 2018

Deer Valley is back!! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Master Gardeners 8:00-12:00 Kids activity with Junior Leagues “Kids in the Kitchen” 9:00-11:00 O‘Shields and Inman on the Wades Community stage! 9:00-11:30 Book Mobile   Vendors Bells Blossoms and Blooms: plants, flower arrangements Belue Farms: Grass-fed Angus beef, Savannah sweet onions, peach wood, Milky Way Farm raw milk…
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Urban Farm Updates, May 24th, 2018

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? Tomatoes, Carrots, Sweet Potatoes and Beets are high in Lycopenes. These compounds, which are responsible for most of the yellow, red and orange coloration in these vegetables, have been shown to help reduce risk of Alzheimers disease and Cancer. What’s Growing On? Let me first begin my blog…
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Farmers’ Market May 19, 2018

Northside Community Day! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Farmers’ Market 8:00-1:30 Northside Community Day 8:00-12:00 Master Gardeners 8:00- 1:30 Bounce House for Kids 9:00-11:00 Bill and Tad’s Excellent Duo on the Wades Community stage! 12:00-1:30 MAD Music 12-1:30 Community Cook-out  Free!!   Vendors Bells Blossoms and Blooms: plants, flower arrangements Belue Farms: Grass-fed Angus beef, Savannah sweet onions, peach…
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Urban Farm Updates, May 17th 2018

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? Gardening is good for your health?! The act of gardening causes the brain to produce endorphins, which are natural “happy” chemicals for your brain!  Gardening also helps to boost your body’s immune system; through the exposure and absorption of Vitamin D and the natural exposure to healthy bacteria…
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Farmers Market May 12, 2018

Bee Day! Presents   8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00-12:00 Bee Day with Spartanburg Beekeepers Association with info on pollinators and  biscuits and honey 8:00-12:00 Kid’s Activity with Junior League of Spartanburg’s Kids in the Kitchen 9:00-11:00 Rick Childers on the Wades Community stage! 8:00-12:00 East Link Academy is in our Non-Profit booth 8:00-12:00 SNAP Ed food tasting  …
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Urban Farm Updates, May 10th, 2018

Fun on the Farm! Did you know? Apples, Pears, Plums, Cherries, Almonds, Raspberries and Strawberries have one thing in common?! They are all members of the Rose Family! Neat, huh?! What’s Growing On? It has been yet another insanely busy week, with the summer weather rolling in! It is kind a strange phenomenon, having to…
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