April 26, 2013. On Tuesday, local burger joint The Come Back Shack debuted its new burger known as “The Local.” This new menu item boasts beef that comes straight from North Fork Farm of Zionville. This small family cattle farm, started in 1993, has been supplying the High Country and beyond with beef, chicken, eggs and pork for twenty years.
BY MADISON FISLER
Oct. 15, 2012. Join High Country Local First for the next Food for a Change Farm to Table dinner coming up on Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. at Camp Sky Ranch in between Boone and Blowing Rock. Get your tickets today and be a part of what is sure to be a uniquely scrumptious vegetarian feast.
Sept. 13, 2012. Plan to join High County Local First for their next Food for a Change Farm to Table Dinner coming up on Wednesday, Sept. 19. The dinner includes fresh clams from the Carolina coast, bass, trout, lots of local veggies and more.
May 28, 2012.Area non-profit High Country Local First will be increasing their efforts in driving area consumers to shop at independent local businesses this summer through their new, “Local First!” Rewards Card.
BY ETHAN WOODHOUSE