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Sunday, June 21, 2015

Northern Triad Farm Tour

Have you ever wanted to see llamas, pigs, goats, cows, horses and sheep up-close? How about seeing where truffles are grown? Would you like to visit a nature reserve that also produces flowers and vegetables? Or have the opportunity to see honeybees in action and taste the fruits of their labor? Five very diverse farms in Forsyth, Stokes and Surry Counties are opening their gates to visitors for guided tours. This is a great opportunity to learn more about where your food comes from and have a behind-the-scenes glimpse of these five highly regarded Triad-area farms!

When: Sunday, July 12 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Where:
Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC in Germanton
Minglewood Farm and Nature Preserve in Westfield
Plum Granny Farm in King
Truffles NC at Keep Your Fork Farm in King
Yellow Wolf Farm in Walkertown

Bring cash and a cooler (you'll be able to buy produce, eggs, cheese, meat and other products at the farms), but please leave your dogs at home!

Map your Farm Tour route: https://www.zeemaps.com/northern_triad_farm_tour

Find each of the farms on Facebook for more details-- and invite your friends to the Facebook event!
 
 
Keep Your Fork Farm
 Keep Your Fork Farm is a truffle farm consisting of English oak and European hazelnut trees whose root systems are inoculated with the black winter (Perigord) truffle.  See irrigation pond and system, meet a truffle hunting dog and hear details about how truffles are cultivated and made into delicious foods in their NCDA certified kitchen.
 Plum Granny Farm
 Plum Granny Farm will highlight their specialty crops such as garlic, baby ginger and berries.  See honeybees, worm composting, seed planting and more.
 Yellow Wolf Farm
 Yellow Wolf is a pasture-based, rare, heritage breed, livestock farm producing pork, beef, lamb, chicken, goat, duck and eggs.  They also teach classes on how to raise your own meat and eggs, how to butcher poultry and rabbits and charcuterie (meat preparation) lessons. Learn about their pasture-based systems.
 Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery
 Buffalo Creek Farm will highlight cheese production, dairy goats, grass-fed cattle, pastured sheep and chickens while you view the animals from their Farm Store porch.  Play with baby goats and sample cheese. 
 Minglewood Farm and Nature Preserve  
Minglewood Farm and Nature Preserve is an outdoor learning center, located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  They are an outdoor learning resource for children and adults of all ages.  The Preserve offers a place to reconnect with nature  and understand the importance of sustainable food  production,  while experiencing the great biodiversity of their region.  Walk their fields and trails to learn from all that nature has to offer. 
 

Thursday, April 30, 2015

2015 Cobblestone Arts District Farmers Market Dates

Wednesdays 3:30-6:30pm (May 6 - October 28, 2015) you'll find Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery at the Cobblestone Arts District Farmers Market on the patio of Mary's Gourmet Diner in downtown Winston-Salem!

Mary's Gourmet Diner
723 Trade St NW
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

 
Our farm store will remain open normal hours throughout the year.  We'll also be at the Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market (Saturdays) and the Reynolda Village Farmers Market (Fridays) this year.
 
Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC
Germanton, NC 27019
336.969.5698

Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery is located on Buffalo Creek Farm Road in Germanton, NC near the intersection of Hwy 65 and Hwy 8 (Germanton Road) at the Forsyth / Stokes County line. We are a few miles north of Winston-Salem and a short drive from Rural Hall, King, Walkertown, Kernersville, Walnut Cove, Danbury, High Point, Greensboro, Pilot Mountain, Mt. Airy and other communities in the Piedmont of North Carolina and Virginia. In our on site Farm Store, we have both raw milk aged goat cheese and fresh chevres, grass fed beef, pastured lamb and pastured free range eggs along with our handmade goat's milk soap and other local goodness.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

2015 Reynolda Village Famers Market Dates

Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery will be at the Reynolda Village Farmers Market on Fridays 8:00-11:30am (April 24 - ??) with our fresh chevre, aged raw milk goat cheese, and goat's milk soap.
 
 

Our farm store will remain open normal hours throughout the year.  We'll also be at the Cobblestone Arts Disctrict Farmers Market (Wednesdays) and Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market (Saturdays) this year.
 
Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC
Germanton, NC 27019
336.969.5698

Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery is located on Buffalo Creek Farm Road in Germanton, NC near the intersection of Hwy 65 and Hwy 8 (Germanton Road) at the Forsyth / Stokes County line. We are a few miles north of Winston-Salem and a short drive from Rural Hall, King, Walkertown, Kernersville, Walnut Cove, Danbury, High Point, Greensboro, Pilot Mountain, Mt. Airy and other communities in the Piedmont of North Carolina and Virginia. In our on site Farm Store, we have both raw milk aged goat cheese and fresh chevres, grass fed beef, pastured lamb and pastured free range eggs along with our handmade goat's milk soap and other local goodness.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

2015 Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market Dates

Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery will be at Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market on Saturday mornings this year with our fresh chevre, aged raw milk goat's cheese, and goat's milk soaps.
 
 
 
 
Our farm store will remain open normal hours throughout the year.  We'll also be at the Cobblestone Arts Disctrict Farmers Market (Wednesdays) and the Reynolda Village Farmers Market (Fridays) this year.
 
Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC
Germanton, NC 27019
336.969.5698

Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery is located on Buffalo Creek Farm Road in Germanton, NC near the intersection of Hwy 65 and Hwy 8 (Germanton Road) at the Forsyth / Stokes County line. We are a few miles north of Winston-Salem and a short drive from Rural Hall, King, Walkertown, Kernersville, Walnut Cove, Danbury, High Point, Greensboro, Pilot Mountain, Mt. Airy and other communities in the Piedmont of North Carolina and Virginia. In our on site Farm Store, we have both raw milk aged goat cheese and fresh chevres, grass fed beef, pastured lamb and pastured free range eggs along with our handmade goat's milk soap and other local goodness.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Cobblestone Farmer's Market - Farewell to the 2014 Season!

This will be the last Saturday market of the regular 2014 season for the Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market.  Bring extra totes for your purchases this week.  You'll want to stock up for the holidays with items from your favorite farmers. 
 
Visit the Cobblestone Farmers Market Facebook page for details on what the other vendors are bringing this week!

We will be sampling a few types of our farmstead goat's milk cheeses--remember that it makes excellent gifts, especially for hostesses.

The coolers will be stocked with your favorite cheeses and we bring a display filled with a variety of our goat's milk soaps too.  Come by to sample some cheese, ask questions about how we raise our goats, milk the goats, and make the cheese all on our 34-acre farm in Forsyth County.  Hope to see you there!



Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market
Adjacent to the Single Brothers Garden at theIntersection of West Street and Salt Street
Winston-Salem, NC
May 3 through November 22, 2014

Saturdays | 9am-Noon

We appreciate you supporting our farm and local farmers bringing fresh veggies, fruits, meats, baked goods and other local goodness to you during this market season!
 
Watch our Facebook page for details about Pop-up Markets held during the winter and early spring, where you'll find some of your favorite vendors in the off season.


http://buffalocreekfarmandcreamery.com/farmstore_main.htmlAs a reminder, our farm store is just a few miles North of Winston-Salem Hwy 65 and Hwy 8 (Germanton Road) at the Forsyth / Stokes County line. We're open daily (9-6 Monday-Saturday and 1-6 Sunday) and there we have all varieties of our farmstead goat's raw milk aged and fresh goat's milk cheeses, farmstead meats (grass fed beef, pastured lamb, pastured chicken), pastured free range eggs, local jams and jellies, local foods, goat's milk lotions and soaps, gift items, farm toys, and more!  Our Farm Store is located in a corner of our pastures where our Nubian dairy goats roam.  These are the girls that are milked daily.  They provide the milk we use in the dairy on the lower level of our Farm Store to make the goat's milk cheese that you'll enjoy sampling during your visit with us!

Our cheeses are also available at local farmer's markets and local stores.  Visit our website to find out
everywhere that you can purchase or enjoy Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery's farmstead goat's milk cheese.
 
main_farmstore220x360.jpg


 Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC
Germanton, NC 27019
336.969.5698

 

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Saturday: Cobblestone Farmers Market

 
Market Reminder!  Every Saturday morning until November 22, 2014 you'll find us in historic Old Salem at the Cobblestone Farmers Market.  This truly is one of the prettiest settings for a farmer's market--tucked away in the edge of beautiful Old Salem, yet convenient to Highway 52/Interstate 40 making it easily accessible to everyone in and around Winston-Salem. 
 
Visit the Cobblestone Farmers Market Facebook page for details on what the other vendors are bringing this week!

We sample a few types of our farmstead goat's milk cheeses each week to help you find more flavors and types of our goat cheese that you'll love!

The coolers are stocked with your favorite cheeses and we bring a display filled with a variety of our goat's milk soaps too.  Come by to sample some cheese, ask questions about how we raise our goats, milk the goats, and make the cheese all on our 34-acre farm in Forsyth County.  Hope to see you there!



Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market
Adjacent to the Single Brothers Garden at theIntersection of West Street and Salt Street
Winston-Salem, NC
May 3 through November 22, 2014

Saturdays | 9am-Noon

We appreciate you supporting our farm and local farmers bringing fresh veggies, fruits, meats, baked goods and other local goodness to you!


http://buffalocreekfarmandcreamery.com/farmstore_main.htmlAs a reminder, our farm store is just a few miles North of Winston-Salem Hwy 65 and Hwy 8 (Germanton Road) at the Forsyth / Stokes County line. We're open daily (9-6 Monday-Saturday and 1-6 Sunday) and there we have all varieties of our farmstead goat's raw milk aged and fresh goat's milk cheeses, farmstead meats (grass fed beef, pastured lamb, pastured chicken), pastured free range eggs, local jams and jellies, local foods, goat's milk lotions and soaps, gift items, farm toys, and more!  Our Farm Store is located in a corner of our pastures where our Nubian dairy goats roam.  These are the girls that are milked daily.  They provide the milk we use in the dairy on the lower level of our Farm Store to make the goat's milk cheese that you'll enjoy sampling during your visit with us!

Our cheeses are also available at local farmer's markets and local stores.  Visit our website to find out
everywhere that you can purchase or enjoy Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery's farmstead goat's milk cheese.
 
main_farmstore220x360.jpg

 Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC
Germanton, NC 27019
336.969.5698

 

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Come see us at the market Saturday!

 


Market Reminder!  Every Saturday morning until November 22, 2014 you'll find us in historic Old Salem at the Cobblestone Farmers Market.  This truly is one of the prettiest settings for a farmer's market--tucked away in the edge of beautiful Old Salem, yet convenient to Highway 52/Interstate 40 making it easily accessible to everyone in and around Winston-Salem. 
 
Visit the Cobblestone Farmers Market Facebook page for details on what the other vendors are bringing this week!

We sample a few types of our farmstead goat's milk cheeses each week to help you find more flavors and types of our goat cheese that you'll love!

The coolers are stocked with your favorite cheeses and we bring a display filled with a variety of our goat's milk soaps too.  Come by to sample some cheese, ask questions about how we raise our goats, milk the goats, and make the cheese all on our 34-acre farm in Forsyth County.  Hope to see you there!



Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market
Adjacent to the Single Brothers Garden at theIntersection of West Street and Salt Street
Winston-Salem, NC
May 3 through November 22, 2014

Saturdays | 9am-Noon

We appreciate you supporting our farm and local farmers bringing fresh veggies, fruits, meats, baked goods and other local goodness to you!


http://buffalocreekfarmandcreamery.com/farmstore_main.htmlAs a reminder, our farm store is just a few miles North of Winston-Salem Hwy 65 and Hwy 8 (Germanton Road) at the Forsyth / Stokes County line. We're open daily (9-6 Monday-Saturday and 1-6 Sunday) and there we have all varieties of our farmstead goat's raw milk aged and fresh goat's milk cheeses, farmstead meats (grass fed beef, pastured lamb, pastured chicken), pastured free range eggs, local jams and jellies, local foods, goat's milk lotions and soaps, gift items, farm toys, and more!  Our Farm Store is located in a corner of our pastures where our Nubian dairy goats roam.  These are the girls that are milked daily.  They provide the milk we use in the dairy on the lower level of our Farm Store to make the goat's milk cheese that you'll enjoy sampling during your visit with us!

Our cheeses are also available at local farmer's markets and local stores.  Visit our website to find out
everywhere that you can purchase or enjoy Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery's farmstead goat's milk cheese.
 
main_farmstore220x360.jpg

 Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC
Germanton, NC 27019
336.969.5698

 

Fogwood Foods




Sunday shoutout to Fogwood Food of Reidsville, NC - - - jams, syrup and dried mushroom powder! All are available for purchase in our farm store
 
Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery, LLC
Germanton, NC 27019
336.969.5698

Buffalo Creek Farm and Creamery is located on Buffalo Creek Farm Road in Germanton, NC near the intersection of Hwy 65 and Hwy 8 (Germanton Road) at the Forsyth / Stokes County line. We are a few miles north of Winston-Salem and a short drive from Rural Hall, King, Walkertown, Kernersville, Walnut Cove, Danbury, High Point, Greensboro, Pilot Mountain, Mt. Airy and other communities in the Piedmont of North Carolina and Virginia. In our on site Farm Store, we have both raw milk aged goat cheese and fresh chevres, grass fed beef, pastured lamb and pastured free range eggs along with our handmade goat's milk soap and other local goodness

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Cobblestone Farmers Market PopUps Announced for November & December

Mark your calendars for the essential Cobblestone PopUps that will be held at the location of the Downtown Cobblestone Farmers Market (Mary's Gourmet Diner). 

The November PopUp will be held on the Tuesday BEFORE Thanksgiving, November 25th, 3:30pm (how fabulous to get FRESH produce and MORE just two days before the big cook off!).


December PopUps will be on Saturdays, December 6th and 13th, 10am-Noon.

Please don't forget that you can still fill ALL of your fresh food needs and wishes on Saturdays at the Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market, which will continue until November 22nd, 9:00am-Noon!
 
Downtown Cobblestone Farmers Market
Arts District - 7th Street between Liberty Street and Trade Street
Under the Patio Awning at
Mary's Gourmet Diner
Winston-Salem, NC

Friday, October 31, 2014

Ikebana Demonstration

 Title: Ikebana Demonstration
 Date:Nov 5, 2014
 Time:11:00 AM - Noon
 Calendar:Horticultural, Cooperative Extension Service
 Contact:Kathy Hepler
 Description:Jack Smith, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, will lead a demonstration on Ikebana, the art of Japanese flower arranging. The style of Ikebana is from the Sogetsu School. Jack seeks to blend this school of Ikebana with decoration techniques of his own using seasonal local plant materials to create living plant structures. Registration required. Space is limited. Please contact Kitrinka Gordon with the Forsyth County Cooperative Extension office to register for this lecture. Phone: 336-703-2850 or email gordonkl@forsyth.cc
 Location: Arboretum Office at Tanglewood Park, behind the Manor House
 Location: 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons, NC 27012