Tag Archives: local food

Winter Share: Variety, Variety, Variety!

The 2016 Winter Share is upon us! Many have already signed up for this exclusive Winter farm share program that offers local, farm produced food during a time of the year where it is often very difficult to find such foods.  While fresh veggies and fruits will be a bit less abundant, we still do […]

NEW BRIGHT FARM BEEF And More At This Weekend’s GFGP Markets

Does the thought of a juicy burger made with NEW Bright farm beef -topped with a freshly sliced tomato- and a side of corn on the cob get you hungry? Well, if you venture out to the Floyd Farmers Market or Grandin Village Community Market tomorrow, you will absolutely be able to purchase those items […]

Time for Picnics, Parties, Canning and Freezing!

  Here at GFGP, our Virtual Market (A La Carte) has everything you need, whether you’re playin’ or puttin’ up! So we wanted to take some time to truly tell you how simple, easy and fast this online produce market is. A La Cartet is a super-convenient pre-order system, with 35 pages of local foods […]

A La Carte Community Update

Summertime and the livin’ is TASTY!! As schools wrap up their classes, don’t we all eye the freedom ahead for a welcome breath of fresh air to our harried schedules!!  What’s a better thing to do than spend a little rejuvenate kitchen-time with some delicious fresh local foods, and/or some social time with friends and […]

Weekend Markets

IMPORTANT NEWS- The stampede of strawberries is nearing its end, so make sure and get them while you can at this weekend’s Floyd Farmers Market and Grandin Village Community Market! Other notable items we will offer are an abundant variety of greens and salad mixes due to the chilly and wet climates we have been […]

May 16th-17th A La Carte

MUY IMPORTANTE!!  Please welcome our new 2016 administrative staff and stock pickers with clarity about your requests, most importantly by using stock numbers for all items.  Sorry, but we can no longer accept orders without complete stock number information, as well as a brief description of the item in words.  Cut ‘n’ paste works great […]

Saturday Markets! May 14th

The strawberries are coming! This Saturday, our markets will be featuring a SPECIAL on some delicious strawberries! We also have an abundance of asparagus, tomatoes and cucumbers that will be available. Our pastured meat will once again be available for purchase, along with a SPECIAL assortment of chevre cheese! GFGP will be at Roanoke’s Grandin […]

This week’s A La Carte News Letter!

Greetings Springtime Surfers– Is it a rollercoaster or a yo-yo we’re riding on?  The springtime weather fluctuations ‘round these parts have been positively tumultuous, leaving chaos in their wicked wake of wind, frost and finally near-drought conditions in our usually-wettest months.  While we humans can take off or put on clothes every time the weather […]