Tag: gardening

Farmers’ Market Week 23-August 29th

Peaches are winding down, but here comes the Fall produce! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00 — 12:00 Clemson Extension Master Gardener 8:00 — 12:00 USC Family Shopper Survey 9:00 & 10:00 Food saving demonstrations, with free use of our sealing system! 9:00 — 11:00 Music on the HCFM stage with Walkout Records featuring Hans Roser and Holly B  9:00 — 11:00 Community farming/gardening classes with…
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HCFM Updates

Things seem to happen in big, exciting bursts around here. We have a myriad of projects happening all at once, so I wanted to provide as many updates to them as I can. Food Truck: there is a new, homegrown food truck coming to Spartanburg. We originally hoped it would debut at the Saturday market…
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Farmers’ Market Week 18-July 25th

Stock up — it’s high season for summer produce! Presents 8:00 — Opening Bell 8:00 — 12:00 Kids Activity/ Healthy snack with Junior League of Spartanburg 8:00 — 12:00 Clemson Extension Master Gardener 8:00 — 12:00 Information booth with Miracle Hill Foster Care 9:00 & 10:00 Food saving demonstrations, with free use of our sealing system! 9:00 — 11:00 Music on the HCFM stage with…
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Community Gardening and Permaculture Classes

Think you know gardening? Think you know farming? Want to learn a different way to work with the land? Maybe our permaculture classes will be for you! Permaculture is a design-driven approach to growing that emphasizes working with the land instead of tearing it apart. Ethical principles that respect the land and the users guide…
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Feed Yourself

During World War II, when the government imposed food rationing, there was a threat of true food scarcity in this country. The government urged people to plant gardens to help supplement the food supply. In the spirit of the times, the cheery term “Victory Garden” implied that the food our parents and grandparents grew was…
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