Winter Markets for 2015

Posted on: Jan 16, 2015

The winter market schedule has been posted and Denver and Lincolnton will be running this Saturday January 17, 2015.  We are expecting:  eggs, lettuce, broccoli, spinach, collards, sweet greens, sweet potatoes, kale, jams & jellies, and meat (in Denver). read more →

Annual Holiday Market – Holiday food, decor & gifts!

Posted on: Nov 21, 2014

We say thanks to vendors and customers with refreshments at our holiday market! Customers say thanks by stocking up on holiday food, decor and gifts from local hands and local lands!  Join us at 9 am for a craft for the kids and delicious treats including hot apple cider! read more →

Safe Pesticide Disposal this Week!

Posted on: Oct 27, 2014

Safe pesticides disposal at the Downtown Lincolnton Farmers Market parking lot, October 30, 2014, with the NC Department of Agriculture from 10 to 2pm.  For details read more →

Is a Food Council right for Lincoln County?

Posted on: Oct 27, 2014

Learn more about food councils and what they are accomplishing across North Carolina on Oct 28th at the Citizen’s Center in Lincolnton.  NC Cooperative Extension is hosting Jared Cates from Carolina Farm Stewardship Association to explain food councils.  With help from community partners, we will discuss the potential for a food council in LIncoln County... read more →

Learning about a Food Council for Lincoln County

Posted on: Oct 10, 2014

What if people concerned about food, health, and community got together to coordinate their efforts?  You’d have a food council!  Join us to learn about food councils and the potential for one in Lincoln County at 6:30 pm on October 28,  2014.  All are welcome! For more info         read more →

Eat, Drink and Be Local!

Posted on: May 12, 2014
Categories: Events, News, Uncategorized

Great week of activities focusing on local food in Catawba County.  Several of our Lincoln County Farmers Market vendors grow your food in Catawba County.  Think about participating in one of these great events organized by NC Cooperative Extension! read more →


Posted on: Jan 30, 2014

The Denver Market will be closed on Feb 1st due to the school being open for a snow makeup day. The Downtown Lincolnton Market has closed for the Winter.  Extreme weather has ended the produce season for those vendors. We will reopen the 2nd Saturday in April. read more →

Celebrate with a Healthy Taste of Local Food!

Posted on: Nov 22, 2013

Extension agents, Melinda Houser and Leigh Guth, will be cooking up some local vegetables for you to sample at the Downtown Lincolnton Holiday Market.  These simple and tasty local dishes could end up on your holiday table:  butternut squash soup, grated sweet potato pudding,, spicy collard greens and pumpkin bread !  Stop by after 9am to enjoy! read more →

Cooking at the Apple Festival

Posted on: Sep 27, 2013

Thanks to the culinary program at Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute for the delicious brandied apples 2013 that they prepared last Saturday at the 2013 Apple Festival.  As promised, here’s the recipe! read more →

Farmers Market @ the Lincoln County Apple Festival!

Posted on: Sep 20, 2013

The Downtown Lincolnton market will be inside the Apple Festival grounds this Saturday on West Main Street in front of the library.  EBT/Debit will be accepted by several vendors.  Also, there will be an apple cooking demonstration at 10am by Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute culinary students. The market @ Denver is operating on.. read more →