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Fredericksburg famers markets

Fredericksburg farmers markets

Farmers markets: A summer treat; winter, not so much - Third…
Northern Virginia farmers market

Northern Virginia farmers markets

Farmers markets help you know where your food comes from - Second…
Virginia Beach farmers markets

Virginia Beach farmers markets

Farmers markets bring communities together - First in a 4-part…
local produce

New & improved baskets of fresh local produce

New & improved baskets of fresh local produce - By the Seasonal…
Grassfed and sustainable Thornebook Farms

Grassfed: Why these "ka-razy" local farmers made the switch

Grassfed: Why these "ka-razy" local farmers made the switch -…

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4 easy ways to max out your produce's nutritional value

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You won't believe how much nutritional value is lost

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Cooking with kids - PS

PS: CLEAN UP & CELEBRATE! The wrap up of our 4-part series on…

Cooking with kids - Tip #4

USE COMMON SENSE Fourth in a 4-part series on cooking with kids By…

Cooking with kids - Tip #3

SET KITCHEN GROUND RULES Third in a 4-part series on cooking…

Cooking with kids - Tip #2

LET THEM DO HARD THINGS Second in a 4-part series on cooking…

Cooking With Kids - Tip #1

START WITH PROJECTS First in a 4-part series on cooking with…

A Sustainable Valentine

SUPPORT SUSTAINABLE FAMILY FARMERS AND GIVE THE PLANET A VALENTINE! By…

Word-of-Mouth

HOW THE LOCAL FOOD MOVEMENT IS SWEEPING THE NATION By Kristin…

7 Ways OUR Local Food Will Change Your Life

By Duane Slyder, founder & head veggie fairy: Can local food…

The Secret to Meal Planning: Part 5 "Make it work!"

By Shanna Demers, neighborhood market manager: About 10 months…

The Secret to Meal Planning: Part 4 "Teamwork"

By Shanna Demers, neighborhood market manager: Teamwork makes…

10 Ways This Simple New Years Resolution Will Help You Live Better

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The Secret to Meal Planning: Part 3 "Know Your Schedule"

By Shanna Demers, neighborhood market manager: So how did…

The Secret to Meal Planning: Part 2 "Shopping at Home"

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