Posts tagged Greenhouse Vegetable Day

Get ready for produce season with these farmers market events

Spring has officially sprung, and with it the farmers markets are starting to buzz with more activity. Several events are planned at our four state-owned farmers markets in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax and Raleigh. Mark your calendars for these events this month: Greenhouse Vegetable Day, State Farmers Market, Raleigh This celebration of greenhouse vegetables takes place […]


Easter eggs, strawberries and tractors

Hopefully, you’ve already sent in your taxes and now can enjoy a relaxing weekend with the family. There’s no better way to spend time with your loved ones, pick up some fresh food and get to know the farmers and ranchers who contribute so much to North Carolina’s economy than with a trip to a […]


Free (greenhouse) tomato sandwiches at the State Farmers Market

If you’re in the Raleigh area, don’t worry about lunch on Thursday. The State Farmers Market will have free tomato sandwiches from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in celebration of its annual Greenhouse Vegetable Day. But they won’t be just any tomato sandwiches — these will be made with fresh, local greenhouse tomatoes and hydroponic […]