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Local Foods

The Catawba County Center Local Foods contacts are George Place, April Vigardt.

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What's in Season?

Check out these seasonal guides from the NC 10% Campaign Resources webpage and find local food at your nearby farmers …

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Local Foods Cooking Class

Roasted radish, leeks, and Asian greens frittata. May 15 class. Next class June 12 at Hickory Soup Kitchen! Eat Healthy While Supporting …

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