On the April Calendar:

Customer Appreciation Day
Tuesday, April 1

We love our community! Come shop with us on April 1 and save 10%!

FBFC Wednesday Tailgate Market Starts!
Wednesday, April 2

Come see your favorite farmers for the freshest in produce, meat, eggs, breads, cheeses and more! We now accept EBT! See the market page on our web site (under Events tab) for more information!

5% on the 5th
Saturday, April 5

FBFC Owners save 5%!

Wild Foraging
Saturday, April 5 from 11-1

Learn and identify the easy and delicious edibles around us, in the city or countryside. We will (weather pending) take a walk around the Co-op grounds and see the the many plants that grow freely and abundantly that can be used for food and teas. $20 Owners, $25 Non owners

The Herbal Home
Wednesday, April 9 from 5-7 pm

We will host a class on the Herbal Home -- Create your own delicious and affordable natural cleaning products on Wednesday April 9th from 5-7pm. $20 Owners, $25 Non Owners

Urban Homesteading Fair
Saturday, April 19 from 11 to 5

Want to transform your piece of Asheville into a thriving homestead? French Broad Food Co-op is throwing a fair and has invited everyone you need to meet. This event is free and open to all.

About the instructor for The Herbal Home and Wild Foraging: Melissa is an Appalachian-born herbalist whose love of plants and concoctions began as a child.

She focuses on healing plants that grow all around us here in the mountains as well as wild foods. Melissa has studied with many amazing herbalists and plant geeks, including Rosemary Gladstar, Matthew Wood, and Deborah Frances. She currently teaches at the Appalachian School of Holistic Herbalism and works as the Health and Body Care Manager at the French Broad Food Co-op. She can be reached at hbc@frenchbroadfood.coop. For classes: Please RSVP to Kelly by emailing mlc@frenchbroadfood.coop or by calling 828-713-1096.