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ASAP Presents Farm Fresh for Health Symposiums

Throughout the summer, Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project will present a series of on-farm regional symposiums for healthcare professionals in Western North Carolina to explore the principles of Farm Fresh for Health.

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Don’t Forget Your Garden Chores for July

July is the time of year when mother nature can hand you a wheelbarrow of lawn and garden problems. Don’t worry, follow these tips and you’ll be in great shape!

A bunch of bright red tomatoes.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Tomato season has finally kicked off! We’re starting to see a variety of ’maters pop up at several farmers markets. 

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UNC Asheville Named a 2022-23 College of Distinction

UNC Asheville has been recognized for its exemplary commitment to helping undergraduate students learn, grow, and succeed by Colleges of Distinction, a unique guide for college-bound students.

What to Know Before You Buy Something Online

Ahh, summer. Ten sweet yet short weeks to enjoy some of your favorite traditions. Maybe it’s sipping an ice cold drink on the porch, spending a weekend at the beach, or cooling off with the kids at the pool.

Flat Rock Playhouse Presents “West Side Story” July 1-30

West Side Story held our number one spot in the 2019 patron show survey and we were very pleased to offer it as part of the 2020 season prior to the pandemic shutdown,” says Producing Artistic Director Lisa K. Bryant.