Tailgate Markets, Strawberry-time and Asheville's Urban Gardens
It’s a great time of year here in Asheville- May is an awesome time to visit our local tailgate markets (farmers markets) around this town. Asheville’s urban gardens are enjoying the perfect sun and rain mix. (NOTE: There are a few small acres in-town that will be coming up for sale soon.)
(photo we took at UNCA tailgate market- great organic produce!)
Check out a copy of IN THE FIELD News Round Up, for newsy-news and (in this issue) a reminder that strawberry season is in full swing across the state… “…. and other fresh produce is right behind as we get closer to the summer harvest. Here in Asheville, May is a great time enjoy delicious organic, fresh produce, and celebrate the season with upcoming events such as:
25th Annual Spring Herb Festival – The Largest Herb Festival in the Southeast
Over 55 herb businesses from North Carolina and Southeast with the largest selection of herb plants anywhere, herbs, books, soaps, herbal crafts, medicinal herbs, lotions, dried flowers, herbal baked goods, herbal gifts and much more.
Master Gardener Plant Clinic
The NCSU Master Gardeners Program offers plant clinics to assist the public in diagnosing and solving gardening questions. All clinics are free, and the public is encouraged to bring samples from problem plants or insects that need to be diagnosed and/or identified. The Master Gardener Program provides research-based information on home horticulture. Trained Volunteers are prepared to help with advice on growing plants, insect identification and managing disease problems.
Vidalia Onion Day
Then, be sure to check out fresh cooked onion rings. Recipes will be available. Drawings will be held for bags of Vidalia Onions, processed products and other types of Vidalia gifts!
DETAILS ARE HERE
Your Home for Today and Tomorrow- Smart UP-Fitting
GO HERE - for Tips & Talking Points.
Home Decorating, New Space Design
"Helpful starting points for talking about and designing
a functional and BEAUTIFUL lifelong home."
Asheville NC Real Estate Journal for RESOPURCES & REFERRALS -Mountain Homes and Land Legacies- Asheville 1031 Realty© 2014. Designations: NAR GREEN®, EcoBroker®, Eco Certified ®Real Estate Consultant, ePRO®. Unauthorized reproduction of any information including photos and graphics on this site is a violation of existing copyright laws. All rights reserved.
he Necessary Disclaimer! We disclaim liability for damages or losses, direct or indirect that may result from use of or reliance on, information contained in the blog or for accuracy of comments or opinions of visitors to our blogs.
* INFORMED CHOICES* THOUGHTFUL ADVICE* DATA INTERPRETATION*
-Tell us what is most important to you-
Email me janeAnne@janeAnne.com or give a call at: 828-776-0779