Oct 2015
For decades, Boone was the capitol of North Carolina-made sauerkraut

Dec 2014
Power up anywhere, anytime with these locally made energy bars

Oct 2014
Documentary filmmaker Jeremy Seifert hungers for challenging stories about our daily diets

Aug 2014
Available just two months a year, these grapes make a distinctive pie

Jan 2013
Meet a few of Mother Nature’s edible overachievers

Jun 2012
Chef Jason Sellers of Plant dishes on vegan versatility and offers a fresh summer meal

Feb 2012
Between Old Fort and Marion, make a detour for quaint Pleasant Gardens

Feb 2012
Truly magnificent gardens need time and attention to flourish - coaxed and nurtured by guiding hands and verdant vision. Peter and Jasmin Gentling spent the last 40 years creating just such a landscape on Sunset Mountain. Welcome to Blue Briar Garden.

Oct 2011
A mom breaks free from the kitchen to find a baffling, but delicious, new culinary scene

Oct 2011
Check out a few of France's light and fruity vintages with staying power

May 2011
Anne Martin champions resilient mosses as the key to greener landscapes

Apr 2011
For generations, wildcrafters have relied on the healing properties of our region’s diverse plant life. Today, Bent Creek Institute is using the tools of biotechnology to prove the value of these folk remedies and create a local hub for a new medicinal products industry.

Oct 2010
Winter Sun Farms keeps summer and fall’s flavors on hand

Sep 2010
A scorching pepper from India brings a distinct heat to Smoking J’s latest sauce

Aug 2010
Nurture a green thumb

Aug 2010
A husband and wife team are planting the seeds of a movement to feed the hungry

May 2010
Tupelo Honey Café’s chef prepares a sweet spread with a bounty of blueberries picked in his backyard

Feb 2010
Six plants that will turn your backyard into a private farmer's market

Feb 2010
One foundation’s efforts herald the second reign of the great American chestnut

Feb 2010
Peter Waskiewicz’s seed revolution takes its cues from history

Oct 2009
A young couple’s adventure in Costa Rica leads to meaningful pairings of Family, friends, cacao, and chili peppers

Sep 2009
For Three young philanthropists, helping your neighbor sometimes means traveling thousands of miles from home

Aug 2009
Despite numerous economic setbacks, the local agriculture industry continues to hold strong

Jul 2009
A couple of plant experts prove the grass is always greener on the upper side

Jun 2009
When it comes to art, culture, and now cuisine, Rita Genet relies on Jamaica as her muse.

Mar 2009
Community-supported agriculture is changing one Asheville public housing complex, row by row

Mar 2009
Georgiana Wenzel expresses her heritage by sharing the foods of her home country