Farm to Family bus in the neighborhood Friday

The Farm to Family FarmBus will be hosted by Allen, Allen, Allen and Allen this coming Friday, August 17 from 12-2pmish at their corporate headquarters, 1809 Staples Mill Road, Richmond, VA 23230 across from Anthem. Nearby offices and the public are welcome to visit and take advantage of the local fare on-board. The FarmBus will be fully loaded with summer favorites fresh from area farms: Hanover tomatoes, berries, peaches, pears, corn, heirloom tomatoes, watermelon, cantaloupes, squash and more. We will also have a wonderful selection of grass-fed dairy products including milk, butter, cheeses and yogurt, and pastured eggs. We have grass-fed/pastured meats in our on-board freezer (beef, chicken, pork, bison, goat, lamb) from farms like Polyface, Mt Vernon, Tuckahoe, and Edmonds Farm along with the cult fave, Sausage Craft. We also have items to stock your pantry: Coffee from Blanchards and Lamplighter, jams, honey, maple syrup, salsa, hot sauce, Virginia peanuts, barbecue sauce, artisan bread, cookies, baking mixes, baby cereal, granola and spice blends. We have gluten-free items from AnnaB and Tokies, and soyfoods from Twin Oaks. We also have local bodycare products like soap, shampoo, shea butter, and poison ivy remedy. The FarmBus takes cash, check, credit/debit and EBT.

Follow Farm to Family/The FarmBus on Facebook and Twitter @farm2family to find out what’s in season at our year-round Farmer’s Market at 2817 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23223.