Farm markets

Several farmers’ markets offer fruits, vegetables and more

The rich agricultural region of Clyde has at least five nearby farmers’ markets. For the past several years, almost every farm on the Clyde-Green Springs road has been selling produce from a stand in front of their house. The number slowly dwindled to Drown’s Farm Market, Ansteads Farm Market (on the site once occupied by […]

Farm sales

Direct-to-consumer agricultural sales reach $10.7 billion in 2020

Updated information from the USDA’s Economic Research Service shows that in 2020, US farms sold nearly $10.7 billion worth of food products directly to retail outlets and supply chains. This includes restaurants, grocery stores, regional distributors and local institutions. The figure is nearly $2.8 billion, or 35% more than 2019 sales. From 2019 to 2020, […]

Farm markets

J&A Farm Markets will be honored as ‘Farm of the Year’ on Sunday | Local News

AVON – J&A Farm Markets, 2921 Lakeville Rd., will be honored Aug. 14 as Livingston County celebrates its agriculture industry at its annual Farmer Neighbor event. This year’s event is scheduled from 5-9 p.m. at the Hemlock Fairgrounds, 7370 Water St., Hemlock. J&A Farm Markets will be recognized as Livingston County’s 2022 Farm of the […]

Farm house

Frank Lloyd Wright’s restored farmhouse hits the California market for $4.25 million

Los Banos farmland might not seem like a likely spot for a multi-million dollar home listing, so those who browsed Zillow this week were probably shocked to see a seven-bedroom, six-bathroom farmhouse for sale just off Interstate 5 south of town. The 4,041-square-foot home, listed by the Southern California Real Estate Society Crosby Doe Associates, […]

Farm sales

PotatoEurope 2022: focus on direct farm sales

PotatoEurope 2022 will take place on September 7 and 8, 2022 at the Rittergut Bockerode estate in Springe-Mittelrode near Hannover, Germany. In cooperation with its expert partner Vereinigung Norddeutscher Direktvermarkter (VND; Association of North German Direct Distributors) eV, the organizer DLG (German Agricultural Society) will focus on the topic of direct farm sales with the […]

Farm house

An 1880s farmhouse tries to withstand the industrial onslaught

Chronicle: The real story – Dirk Knudsen The Hillsboro Herald and our staff often pick up stories designed to get our readers thinking about and understanding the context and world in which we live. All things are not what they seem, and behind every story there is a much bigger one. A few months ago […]