Greening My Plate Month

Leading up to the opening day of the Watauga County Farmers’ Market, Greening My Plate Month is a time to celebrate spring and our growing season. Formed in 2014, this year features a lot of unique events, including: FREE events, Cooking Demonstrations & Classes, Film Screenings & Locally-sourced Dinners



  • Connect with your grower to learn about their food

    production methods

  • Support markets that allow small family

    farms to survive

  • Purchasing local meat preserves scenic farms

  • Eat a greater variety of fruits and vegetables by

    growing them or purchasing from local growers

  • Local farms and gardens preserve

    heirloom varieties

  • Supports a clean environment


Photos from Past Greening My Plate Months