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Lincoln County Farmers Market at Denver

Address: Market Site: Rock Springs School 3633 Hwy 16 North, Denver, NC 28037
Mailing Address: NC Cooperative Extension Service, 115 West Main Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092

Business Contact: Kevin Starr

Phone Number: 704-736-8452

Email: Kevin_Starr@ncsu.edu

Website: http://lincolnfreshfinds.blogspot.com

Date & Time: Open mid-April through Thanksgiving: Saturdays only 8am-12noon

Directions: Rock Springs School on Hwy 16, south of the intersection with Hwy 150

Services & Information: Farmers Market, Organic/Sustainable Agriculture

Items: Apples, baked goods, beef, blackberries, blueberries, chicken, corn, eggs, herbs, honey, melons, mixed vegetables, organic vegetables, muscadine grapes, organic vegetables, peaches, pork, pumpkins, shiitake mushrooms, strawberries, traditionally grown vegetables, local crafts and pottery.


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Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton

Address: Market Site: 225 West Water Street, Lincolnton NC 28092
Mailing Address: NC Cooperative Extension Service 115 West Main Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092

Business Contact: Kevin Starr

Phone Number: 704-736-8452

Email: Kevin_Starr@ncsu.edu

Website: http://lincolnfreshfinds.blogspot.com

Date & Time: Opens mid-April: Sat only from 7am-12noon. June-Sept open Tues, Thurs., Sat 7am-12noon. Oct-Nov open Sat 7am-12noon.

Directions: From Hwy 27 west, go thru downtown Lincolnton and around the Court Square. Take a left at the light on Grove St. Take the first left on Water St. Market will be on your right

Services & Information: Farmers Market, Organic/Sustainable Agriculture

Items: Apples, asparagus, baked goods, bedding plants, blackberries, blueberries, cider, corn, eggs, herbs, honey, jams/jellies, lettuce, melons, mixed vegetables, muscadine grapes, organic vegetables, peaches, pumpkins, strawberries, tomatoes, traditionally grown vegetables.


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Morganton Farmers Market

Address: 300 Beach Street, Morganton (Saturday). 111 North Green Street, Morganton (Wednesday)

Business Contact: Beth Willard

Phone Number: 828-438-5252

Email: sharonj@downtownmorganton.com

Website: http://www.downtownmorganton.com/

Date & Time: Saturday: April 21-October 27, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon. Wednesday: Begins April 25, 2:00 pm-6:00 pm

Directions: Saturday: From I-40, take exit 105. Turn right off exit. Stay on Hwy 181, pass underneath railroad bridge. Right on Beach Street; market on right. Wednesday: From I-40, take exit 105. Turn right off exit. Stay on Hwy 181, pass underneath railroad bridge into Downtown. The market will be on the left past the historic courthouse (you will go straight through 4 stoplights once you enter downtown!). It is on the corner of Green Street & Avery Street.

Services & Information: Farmers Market. Restrooms available, wheel chair accessible.

Items: Artisan breads, baked goods, eggs, fresh cut flowers, fruits, goat cheese, herbs (fresh cut and seedlings), meat (beef, pork & poultry), shiitake mushrooms, vegetables, and much more!


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Oakridge Farm

Address: 1099 Patrick Road, Gastonia

Business Contact: Rosie Jones and CW Horsley

Phone Number: 704-853-0357 / 704-813-2457

Email: Osemfarm1@bellsouth.net

Website: http://www.oakridgefarm.biz

Date & Time: Call before coming to farm.

Directions: Take Union Road 5 miles southeast of Gastonia. Turn on Patrick Rd at the NC/SC state line. Off Hwy 557 on Oakridge Rd. to Patrick Rd. on SC side. 30 miles southwest of Charlotte; 15 minutes off I-85.

Services & Information: Vendor at Charlotte Farmers Market.

Items: Eggs, ostrich/emu, pork, poultry.


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Red Wolf Farm

Address: 1797 Water Plant Road, Maiden

Business Contact: Josh Grant and Dr. Amanda Cline-Grant

Phone Number: 828-428-1445

Email: redwolffarm@att.net

Website: http://www.redwolffarm.com

Date & Time: Spring and fall school tours by appointment weekdays. Pick-your-own pumpkin patch also open late Sept-end of Oct.; Sat 10-5pm and Sun 11-5pm. Call ahead year round for pork and eggs.

Directions: Exit 28 on Hwy. 321 to Maiden. In Maiden, right on Providence Mill Rd. Go ½ mile. After sharp curve, turn right on Water Plant Rd. We are on the corner of Providence Mill Rd. and Water Plant Rd.

Services & Information: Advance Order Farm, Agricultural Tourism, Organic or Sustainable, Pick-Your-Own, Roadside Stand

Items: Heritage-breed pork, free-range chicken eggs, pick-your-own pumpkins, sustainable and naturally grown heirloom vegetables. Pumpkin patch with family entertainment. Hayrides, kiddie corn maze, playground, tractor-train rides, farm animals, creek side hiking trails, restrooms, picnic facilities, birthday parties. Weddings and corporate parties year round. Summer camps. We are Catawba County's first educational farm and forest.


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Stowe Dairy Farms, LLC

Address: 169 Stowe Dairy Road, Gastonia

Business Contact: Tim and Gwen Stowe

Phone Number: 704-228-9826 / 704-813-9122

Email: stowe_dairy_farms@yahoo.com

Website: http://www.stowedairyfarms.com

Date & Time: Seasonal hours: check website or call for information.

Directions: Take Hwy 321 south from Gastonia. Turn right on Crowders Creek Rd. Go approximately 4 miles and turn right on Stowe Dairy Road.

Services & Information: Advance Order, Agricultural Festival, Christmas Tree Farm, Farm Tours, Meat Market, Pick-Your-Own, Roadside Stand, Wholesale available. Vendor at Lowell and Belmont Farmers Markets. Heritage farm tours, birthday parties, hay rides, limited restroom facilities, picnic area available, custom designed tours to school classroom objectives.

Items: Beef, Christmas trees and wreaths, vegetables using organic practices, sorghum syrup. Opening Nov 2012: choose and cut field for third year, fifth year offering Fraser firs from western NC Mountains.


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Walnut Grove Farm

Address: 3350 Zur Leonard Road Vale, NC 28168

Business Contact: Paul Fogleman

Phone Number: 704-462-1961, 828-612-9391

Email: pfogleman@informinc.net

Date & Time: May 15-October 31

Directions: Open for pick-up of advance orders. Marketing to farm-to-fork restaurants.

Services & Information: Two miles north of Cat Square Road on Zur Leonard Road. Seven miles south of NC 10 via Plateau Road/Burts Road.

Items: Beef, eggs, herbs, organic vegetables.


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Whispering Winds Farm

Address: 1060 Monbo Heights Road Longisland, NC 28609

Business Contact: Debbie White

Phone Number: 828-478-5782, 704-201-2114

Email: wwfarm@embarqmail.com

Website: http://www.whisperingwindsfarm.com

Date & Time: March-November, Monday-Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (call prior to arrival)

Directions: Take Highway 150 from Mooresville or Denver. Turn onto Sherrills Ford Road. Turn right onto Molly's Backbone Road.Turn right on Monbo. then left on Monbo Heights Road, gravel drive to farm.

Services & Information: Also sell pond materials, aquatic plants, koi, goldfish, shubunkins.

Items: Eggs, herbs, shiitake mushrooms, traditional vegetables.


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