Category Archives: Farms

Fresh Farm Focus: New Town Farms, Waxhaw, NC

Charlotte Fresh and Hubby had the privilege to join a farm tour arranged by the Matthews Farmers’ Market of one of the most beautiful farms in our area – New Town Farms in Waxhaw, NC.  NTF is owned by our … Continue reading

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Fresh Concept: The Seigle Farm Project – Story of an Urban Farm Growing in a Food Desert

Charlotte Fresh has a question for you:  Do you know what a food desert is?  If you don’t, you should.  According to the Mecklenburg County Community Food Assessment 2010 summary report, over 72,000 residents of Mecklenburg County live in a food … Continue reading

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Fresh Look: A Visit with My Thanksgiving Turkey

Charlotte Fresh and hubby made the 43-mile (one-way) trip up to Carlea Farms in Millingport, NC (Stanly County) to see our farmer friend, Carl Wagner, and to visit our Thanksgiving turkey – one of 17 happy, healthy Bronze turkeys that Carl is pasture-raising … Continue reading

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