© 2021 WFAE
90.7 Charlotte 93.7 Southern Pines 90.3 Hickory 106.1 Laurinburg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Charlotte Talks

Farm Fresh North Carolina


Farm Fresh North Carolina Home-grown and out-of-town tourists come to North Carolina for many reasons. Most of those reasons are obvious- beautiful Mountains, sandy beaches, great museums, and NASCAR for starters. But there is another attraction in our state in the form of farms you can visit and tour. Author Diane Daniel has written perhaps the first guide book of its kind in Farm Fresh North Carolina. She takes readers on a tour of 425 farms, farmer's markets, orchards, agricultural festivals and more. She and our other guests take us on a tour of the state's most interesting farms. Guests Diane Daniel - Author, Farm Fresh North Carolina Peter Reinhart - Chef on Assignment, Johnson and Wales University Christy Shi - Founder, Know Your Farms Add and read comments Love Food? Check out WFAEats! This week: A Midwestern-transplant-turned-Charlottean explores a staple of the Southern kitchen - the cast iron skillet - and shares some tips.