Posts Tagged ‘local farmers’

The news at Keany includes more than produce. In fact something new comes up all the time.

FARM FOCUS: Two Maryland Farms, Two Ways of Farming

Post and Photography by: Cassidy Williams This spring season has been dampened (literally) by rain. Lucky for us, we were able to visit two Maryland farms on ideal spring days. After what seemed like an eternity for this area to have consistent sunshine and warm weather, we were concerned about how the fields would look…

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Spring Lookahead – April & May Produce Guide

Written by: Cassidy Williams Anyone else ready to put away those bulky sweaters, open the windows, or sip cocktails on a patio? We sure are! Spring is right around the corner, and the season is a favorite among us produce-lovers. Here’s what you can expect this spring from your favorite produce supplier: Spring Menu Items…

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Up in the Mountains with Crown Orchards

Apple orchards

Local Farm Highlight by Cassidy Williams and Jenna Keany Watch our video from Keany’s recent farm trip to Crown Orchards: About the Chiles Family & Crown Orchards Crown Orchards spans over 1,000 mountaintop acres in Virginia with beautiful panoramic views of Charlottesville. They have been one of Central Virginia’s most prolific fruit growers for…

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Sustainability Update: Westmoreland Berry Farms

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Sustainability Update by Jenna Keany Two weeks ago, Keany hosted “a day on the farm” for customers interested in learning about the intricate, arduous, work farmers do to bring the freshest and most flavorful products to their establishments. Each farm on the tour was a longtime partner of Keany Produce & Gourmet, supplying a variety…

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Coming Soon: Local Asparagus!

Asparagus plants

Coming Soon: Local Asparagus!   Lisa Godfrey of Godfrey’s Farm has local asparagus on the ground! We project these will be ready around the first week of May. Join the #CountdownToLocal!  

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