Food For Thought

#ThankAFarmer This Holiday Season

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This holiday season, we’ve been hearing a lot about farmers helping others – from Jason Brown, who retired from NFL football to fight hunger, to Tyson Foods, which recently donated 151,000 pounds of protein to 5 of the highest need metro food banks in the United States. We’re excited to hear these stories! We interview farmers from all kinds of ... Read More »

Friday’s Featured Farmer: Holly Grove Farms – “What Food Consumers Don’t Know”

Debbie Craig

In our second of This Friday’s Featured Farmer is Debbie Craig from Holly Grove Farms. One part of Debbie’s farming operation is giving educational tours to organizations and families interested in learning more about food and farming. In this video, Debbie answers common questions that food consumers have about farming and gives tips on how to learn more. Debbie’s farm ... Read More »

Friday’s Featured Farmer: Holly Grove Farm

Debbie Craig

This Friday’s Featured Farmer is Debbie Craig from Holly Grove Farm. Debbie’s farm and dairy is located in Mount Olive, NC, where she and her family raise goats and hogs, as well as make delicious goat milk chevre cheese! To learn more about Holly Grove Farm, please visit http://www.hollygrovecheese.com/ , where you can learn more about their cheese products and ... Read More »

Friday’s Featured Farmer: E & J Farms

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This week’s Friday’s Featured Farmer is Elwood Garner from E & J Farms in Warsaw, NC! Elwood Garner grew up farming with his father and now raises hogs and poultry with his own family. Happy Friday! And as always, thanks for helping to Feed the Dialogue! Read More »