Category Archives: Farmers Markets

Homesteading with Style

Keep Learning Year Round Free “Y’ Community Forums every Tuesday from 5:45-7 p.m. at the Stanford General Store (4 Apache County Rd. 8235). Forums are sponsored by Stanford General Store and Lodestar Gardens Learning Center. Attend free presentations about topics that will keep you informed about your community and assist you in making your life more self-sufficient. Meet your neighbors, eat good food and buy Read More →

Come Celebrate Arbor Day on April 29

Come celebrate Arbor Day at the Concho Elementary gymnasium on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lodestar Gardens will be one of 30-plus booths set up for vendors and community resources. We will be selling our farm-fresh eggs, tomato starts and vegetables in addition to helping support the Concho community. The Arbor Day celebration will feature several key speakers beginning at 11 Read More →

2017 Winter Market Preview – April 22

This Saturday (April 22) at Lodestar Gardens, Linda Owens and Robin Whitlock from Sunshine Herbs in Show Low, will be giving an encore noontime presentation discussing the culinary and medicinal uses of five more common native plants. The presentation starts at 12 noon and the market starts at 11 a.m. Linda and Robin gave their first presentation on March 25, and Saturday’s presentation will be Read More →

2017 Winter Market Preview – April 15

There are only a couple Lodestar Gardens Winter Farmers’ Markets remaining on the calendar! This Saturday (April 15), we feature two speakers who will offer some good information and preparation advice for the coming summer months. Dan Kipp, of Continuous Rain Gutter Systems (located one mile east of the ‘Y’) will speak at 12 noon about rainwater harvesting. At 1 p.m., Jon Vaught will discuss Read More →

2017 Winter Market Preview – April 8

You might have heard us mention WWOOFers before, well this Saturday (April 8) at the Lodestar Gardens Winter Market is your chance to find out all about what that means from two experienced WWOOFers. Our former farm manager, Bobbi Wilson, and current farm manager, Mark Nelson, will be our noontime presenters – discussing pathways for young adults (and adult adults!) to experience cultural exchange and Read More →

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