Gorgeous sunset view taken by VAFMA Interim President Emilie Tydings yesterday evening at the Mill Mountain Star in Roanoke. Attendees to our 2017 Farmers Market Conference Nov. 8 & 9 can enjoy this and many sights in the Roanoke area. ... See MoreSee Less
Doesn't it seem like all vegetables that are in season together taste good together? 🤔 (Especially if you add cheese and spices like @vais4eaters did in this dish) 👇 Repost @vais4eaters on Instagram ・・・ Colorful Bowl of local veggies all cooked with Mexican spices, lime juice, shredded white cheddar, and cilantro ... See MoreSee Less
Lakeside Farmer's Market is a year-round farmers' market open Saturday mornings and Wednesdays all day in Henrico County, Virginia.
Owned and run by Peter and Sharon Francisco, the market has a permanent outdoor pavilion, an indoor market and a certified kitchen.
They also provide space behind the market for Lakeside's Tiny Acre, a small farm using biological methods to bring the most nutritious and sustainably produced food to the Lakeside area. Farmer Kyle Anderberg sells 80% of the farm’s produce at the market, just 275 feet away. Talk about local food!
The farm uses spent grains from neighboring Final Gravity Brewing Co. as a source of nitrogen and to supplement their chickens' diet.
With over 100 local businesses on Lakeside Avenue, the market is well situated in a neighborhood that truly supports local. ... See MoreSee Less