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If you’ve ever left a meeting and thought to yourself, “that was awesome,” then you know how Farmer Foodshare’s partnership with First in Families of North Carolina started. When the South Durham Farmers' Market began offering a Wednesday market and decided to expand their Donation Station program from only Saturdays to Wednesdays as well, the search for a new recipient began and ended at First in Families of Durham.

 

Volunteer Spotlight

Callie is only 11 years old, yet most Saturdays you will find her at the Eno River Farmers Market Donation Station, volunteering her time to help people in her community in need. Read the full story.

Farmers Market Network

Farmer Foodshare's farmers market based approach, Donation Stations, are now operating at 24 markets around the state.

From Computers to Sweet Potatoes

Robert Jones didn't start off as a farmer. His first loves were computers and technology, but he says he always knew that he would eventually come back to the land. Continue Reading…