Local chefs and farmers partner for BRSFF

The culinary community from around the area is coming together for the Blue Ridge Sprouts Food Festival.

West Oaks Farmers Market is hosting the event which will run from 11:30 am – 5:00 pm.

This is a great opportunity to find out where your food comes from by meeting some local farmers.

Then you get to enjoy some of that local produce after being prepared by some of the top chefs in the region.

There will also be activities for kids and their admission is free.

Tickets are required for adults and available for purchase on their Eventbrite page.

All proceeds from the event will go to the Virginia FFA, Sustainability Matters, and a Farm Less Ordinary.

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Middletown’s Farm to Table raised almost $25K for NW Works

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The sixth annual Farm to Table event in Middletown was able to raise almost $25,000 for adults with disabilities and barriers to employment for NW Works.

The event is a community effort in which the Main St. of Middletown is shutdown for a late afternoon dinner on the street.

The event features local produce, food and donated items from local providers.

Farm to Table sold out this year with hope for the funds to be used to start a music therapy program for NW Works clients.

The funds will towards contracting a licensed music therapist as well as buying instruments for the program.

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