Support Your Local Farmers (by making sure they’re both local and farmers)
Guess what, a lot of the vendors at some Charlotte Area Farmers Markets are NOT real farmers.Gadzooks! We’re being duped. Now if you’re driving all the way to a Farmers Market to buy fruits and vegetables from California, Florida, Mexico or Chile well this information will be of little use to you.
If you think you’re buying from a local farmer you may want to make sure. Start with the folks on this list and you will be glad you did.
High Country Grassfed delivers local meats, eggs, and cheeses
High Country Grassfed is a co-operative of small, family farms in the NC mountains that raise antibiotic and hormone free( no hormones added) meats, eggs and cheese. Our lush mountain pastures and clear springs are a wonderful place for raising livestock on grass. Customers order online and their orders are delivered every 6 weeks. We currently deliver to Charlotte, Raleigh, Durham, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, West Jefferson and Boone. High Country Grassfed offers grassfed beef, pork, poultry (chicken, duck, goose & turkey), lamb, goat meat, plus eggs, cheeses, goat milk soaps and lotions, artisinal breads, honey, molasses and jams and jellies. All are grown, raised , baked and made on local, NC farms. For more information or to order, please visit www.highcountrygrassfed.com or www.yellowwolffarm.net.