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  Agribusiness Henderson County - Southern Mountain Fresh is the official brand for locally grown, Henderson County farm-fresh products.The Southern Mountain Fresh web site makes it easier to identify the wide variety of local produce, fresh foods, plants and many other agricultural products. The site lists what is in season and where to locate it.
  Henderson County Curb Market - All items sold at the market must be either hand-made or locally grown. The vendors offer a variety of goods such as: crafts, baked goods, jellies, plants, flowers, toys, and produce. The Curb Market’s hours are 8am-2pm Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from April-December and Saturdays 8am-1pm January-March. Located on the corner of 2nd Avenue and Church Street. For additional information call (828) 692-8012. 221 N. Church St., Hendersonville.

Henderson County Tailgate Market - Local, organic and conventional produce, bedding plants, flowers, herbs, baked goods, canned goods. Henderson County Building parking area- 100 N. King Street (between First and Second Avenues) in downtown Hendersonville, Hubert Barnwell, Mgr.   (828) 693-7265    Saturdays: 7AM - 12Noon, Open April - October


Mills River Farm Market - Fresh local produce, cheeses, meats, jams & jellies, handmade arts & crafts and more; G&B Energy Plaza located at 5046 Boylston Highway, Saturdays 8am-12Noon, May to mid-October, Mills River, NC (828) 891-3332

  Flat Rock Tailgate Market - Local and regional organic produce, fresh seafood, goat milk lotion, soap & cheeses, eggs, herbs, plants, flowers, wild & cultivated mushrooms, baked goods, honey, eggs, jelly, jams & relishes, annual, perennial & native plants. Location: Parking area behind the little rainbow stores on the corner of West Blue Ridge Road on Greenville Highway in Flat Rock. Open May - October, Thursdays 3pm- 6pm (828) 430-8003
  Tuxedo Tailgate Market - Local vendors selling produce, baked goods, flowers, honey, and crafts. Located at the Tuxedo Park Hwy 225, Open May-October on Thursdays 4 - 7pm, Tuxedo NC
  Community Tailgate Market - Local vendors selling home grown produce, baked goods, flowers, and crafts. Located at the Edneyeville Community Center, 15 Ida Rogers Rd., Open Mondays 3:30pm-6:30pm, Edneyville, NC (828) 798-8188

Western North Carolina Farmers Market - The public is invited to enjoy the atmosphere of the WNC Farmers Market. Admission is free. The retail area features displays of fruits and vegetables, mountain crafts, jams, jellies, preserves, sourwood honey, and dozens of other farm fresh items. Open daily 8am-6pm, April-October; 8am-5pm, November-March. Located on 570 Brevard Rd., Asheville, NC between I-26 and I-40. (828) 253-1691.

  For more information and U-Pick farms visit the Buy Appalachian web site at