Monthly Archives: June 2014

What’s At The Market This Week- June 25, 2014

What did we say last week ? It ALL COMES AT ONE TIME……. And it is a true statement. Red potatoes, white potatoes, green-beans, tomatoes, peppers, squash of every variety, cucumbers, purple hull-pink eye peas and even a few blue berries !! …….Oh my as my grandson would say !

We eat good here on the farm and so do our customers. It gives us reason to keep on keeping on. So this week we will tackle 2 maybe 3 markets depending on the rain. Irrigation from the pond is great and sustainable but nothing beats rain from above.

We will be at the Stanley Co.Farmers Market in downtown  Albemarle on Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 12 noon and the Montgomery Co Farmers Market on Thursday  in downtown Troy from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m..

We hope you can make one of the markets, but if not you can always email us at- and we will do our best to get it to you.


Nothing beats farm fresh food ! Fried New red potatoes, tender stir fried green-beans, fried squash, tomatoes, cucumbers, rib -eye steak & sweet tea. Mmmm good !


Montgomery Farmers Market table last week. Lots of good food.


Looks like blue berries before long.

What’s At The Market This Week- June 18, 2014

When it starts it really starts……..everything coming off at the same time. The tomatoes are really doing great. Onions are ready to dig as are the red potatoes. We are already picking green-beans and the blueberries are starting but will be at least another week before we have any for market.

We have pulled all the squash & cucumbers out of the high tunnel, composted the soil and planted a late row of tomatoes. With the heat we are getting out early and knocking off mid day. Hopefully we will get some rain soon.

This week at the Montgomery Co Farmers Market we will have- Red & Green tomatoes, cucumbers, squash, beets, onions, green beans, swiss chard and red potatoes. Hope you are able to come out and support the market. If there’s ever a time that your not able to make the market or your running late just email us at and we will try our best to get it to you.


Green beans are here.



Fall tomatoes are started.

What’s At The Market This Week- June 11, 2014

This is a special Thursday for us at the Montgomery Co Farmers Market in Troy. We will be demoing our tomatoes served up a couple of different ways. The market has lots going on during the Month of June and I’m sure  you don’t want to miss any of it.

Here’s the published schedule of whats going on at the market

June 12th:
Father’s Day Special 10% Discount 
Cooking Demo with White Oak Farm
Tomato & Biscuits, Fried Green Tomatoes/Pimento Cheese, Fried Squash/Ranch Dressing

June 19th:
Senior Citizens 10% Discount
Cooking Demo with Breads by Donna Kay
Entertainment by Uwharrie Mountain Radio
Piedmont Triad Regional Council Job Link Mobile Unit On-Site

June 26th:
Cooking Demo with Dezern Farms
Fresh Blackberry Cobbler

Please join the market weekly for other seasonal specials!
OPEN Every Thursday 3:30 – 6:30!!!- Downtown Troy.

This is our transition time here at White Oak Farm where we go from some of the early crops to the mid season crops. This week we will have- Tomatoes- (Red & Green), squash, swiss chard, radishes, cucumbers, cabbage, sweet pepper.

We continually Thank-you for your support !


What’s At The Market This Week- June 4, 2014

Squash & more Squash…….what could be finer in Carolina ! Picking just about every day now so  we should have a good selection for market this week. Cucumbers are still coming slowly but we should have a few more this week. The tomatoes are coming off also so if we can stop eating them we will bring some also.

So here’s what’s on the list for Thursday’s Market in Troy.

Swiss chard, radishes, yellow squash & zucchini , cabbage, cucumbers, onions and a few tomatoes.

Almost sounds like a salad……don’t it !  Lot’s of good things at the market this week. As always we Thank-You for your support.