UPDATE: The Richmond Farm Tour has been, officially and regretfully, cancelled for this year. None of the farms are open to visitors this weekend, Oct 3-4. The fields and parking areas are just too wet. Shake the Hands that Feed You! October 3 & 4, 2015 1 PM to 6 PM (Rain or Shine) Richmond Virginia … Continue reading Richmond Farm Tour this Weekend!
Fresh Summer Produce! Summer vegetables, fruit and flowers will be plentiful Saturday at the South of the James Market. Shop for peaches, blueberries, raspberries, tomatoes, potatoes, cucumbers, summer squash, greens, onions, garlic, carrots, beets, radishes, mushrooms, herbs and more! Much more. It’s summer after all. Now is the time to splurge on local produce! Look for these … Continue reading What to expect on Saturday at SOJ
A big thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate Karen and Doug’s wedding at the market last Saturday. They met at the market, got married at the market and today they are even spending part of their honeymoon at the beach running a farmers market! It is safe to say that these two are truly committed … Continue reading June 13 at the South of the James Market
There’s still time to join a CSA! Community Supported Agriculture is an immensely rewarding way to feed your family. If you’ve been sitting on the fence about joining one, here’s a push… do it! What is a CSA? Buying a CSA membership means entering into partnership with a local farmer. The member buys a subscription … Continue reading Join a CSA at SOJ
The South of the James Market’s Summer Season officially kicks off Saturday, May 2nd. And boy do we have some quality local goodness coming your way! Take a look at the map below. Our full time vendors are listed in their spaces. The part time vendors are listed to the left. Help us welcome some new vendors … Continue reading Summer SOJ Opening Day is Saturday!
SOJ opening day is only one week away! To get you pumped up about the amazing local food coming to town on May 2nd, below is a preview of the farms that will be at the market this summer. (We’ll also feature SOJ food trucks, artists and prepared food vendors in future posts, don’t you worry!) After the farm preview we … Continue reading SOJ this week + summer farms
How well do you know the faces at SOJ? Match these beautifully bearded faces to South of the James Market vendors for a chance to win a $25 Gift certificate to GrowRVA’s markets. Details below. Match the faces in the image to these businesses. Barham Seafood Bonnyclabber Cheese Co. Crumptown Farm Deer Run Farm … Continue reading Growing Season Beard Contest