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Pop-Up to Support Local Farmers, Local Families

Alexander’s Highland Market will hold its first pop-up farmers market of the fall on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, from 10-2, with homemade jellies, pies, goat milk and more, as well as handcrafted soaps, bath bombs, jewelry and artwork.

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WesMarFarms: “It’s a way of life”

Youth today might seem perpetually plugged in, but Marguerite Constantine, owner of WesMarFarms in Moreauville, La., sees a disconnect. “Some have never been on a farm,” she says. “Some have never seen where their food comes from.”

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CONTEST: Name the new kids on the block!

It’s a kid! And another (male) kid! It’s TWINS – purebred male Nubians born in the wee hours of Thursday, Feb. 24, at WesMarFarms dairy goat farm in Moreauville, La. And owners Wes and Marguerite Constantine want YOUR help in naming the newest of the herd!!

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The Harvest is Plenty

And laborers are, too. Though delayed slightly this year by late freezes in March and a week of heavy rainfall in May that flooded their fields, local farmers say seasonal fruits and vegetables are ripe and ready for the table. In fact, with fresh deliveries of two dozen varieties this week alone, our produce team […]

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