Farm Bureau members who direct market their food and farm products may want to give Pearl Market in Columbus a try this spring and summer. Pearl Market is offering Farm Bureau members one free month of participation at the downtown…
The fall brings long hours and strangers sometimes straying into off-limits areas but the Lohstrohs love showing off their farm. George’s wife, Michelle, is the primary educator, teaching all ages about the different varieties and uses of pumpkins and squash and how much hard work goes into growing food. Around town she’s known as the “pumpkin lady.” Another appropriate title would be “conservationist.”
While still a work-in-progress, Pickwick Place has already had an economic impact in the community.
Dealing with the elements is part of the process