Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Asian pears at market

While it may look like an apple and crunch like an apple, this delicious summer fruit is actually a pear! While your traditional pear offers a bell-like shape and sweet, floral taste, Asian pears have a rounder shape with a milder, refreshing flavor. You can find Asian pears from Lee’s One Fortune Farm (Asheville City, … Read more

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

blackberries from McConnell Farms

While fireworks lit up the sky with vibrant hues this weekend, vendors arrived with colorful displays of another kind to farmers markets! This week, look for the arrival of new berries, as well as the season’s first tomatoes. Make the most out of blackberries while they’re still available at farmers markets, as they’ll only be … Read more

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week


You can find a rainbow of new potato varieties at farmers tailgate markets this week! While it’s not hard to find a way to enjoy the root vegetable, try some of these delicious potato recipes this week that put a creative spin on this summer favorite. You can find new potatoes from Olivette Farm (East … Read more

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