Farm & Food Friday October 2019

Howdy, howdy!

Welcome, local food enthusiasts! What did y’all get up to last month?

We enjoyed the first fundraising event for their food assistance programs at the Greensboro Farmer’s Curb Market. The shrimp, crabs, and oysters were killer! Thanks to George Smith for helping to mastermind it and John Handler and other volunteer farmer/cooks.


October 4-6
NC Seafood Festival
Morehead City
Cooking, live music, & blessing of the fleet

October 5-12
Guilford Local Foods Celebration
Guilford County
Check the schedule – events all week long, from apple canning at the Cooperative Extension to farm tours to pumpkin pancakes at the Curb Market!
Most events are free!

October 11
Land Jam 2019
Carolina Theatre, Greensboro
Featuring the Balsam Rangers
Tickets are $40, $30, $20 or $15, depending on seating location.
Piedmont Land Conservancy helps protect farmland for future generations, helping all of us have more secure access to locally produced food.

October 19
Apple Festival

The Festival features five local apple growers, a farmer’s market, local talent on two stages, foods that include whole apple pies, kid’s activities, and more than 250 vendors with crafts and exhibits to delight all ages.

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