Blue Gables fall 2023 market schedule

Blue Gables fall 2023 market schedule

We are very excited to announce our special markets schedule through the end of the year. We hope to see you at these exciting events populated with myriad talented local, small-business vendors showing inspired creations.

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Today is National Farmers Day!

Today is National Farmers Day!

National Farmers Day is celebrated annually on October 12 in the United States. It is a day to recognize and honor the hard work and dedication of farmers and ranchers across the country. Farmers and ranchers play a vital role in our economy, providing us with the...

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Fall equinox marks a change of season

Fall equinox marks a change of season

The fall equinox is an astronomical event that marks the beginning of autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. It occurs when the Sun crosses Earth's equator. The fall equinox typically occurs on September 22 or 23 each year, but the exact date can vary slightly. On the...

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Lisianthus is the super rose

Lisianthus is the super rose

Lisianthus, often dubbed the "super rose," is a flower that exudes elegance, charm, and versatility in the world of cut flowers. Resembling a rose in its appearance, lisianthus possesses unique qualities that elevate it to a level of floral excellence comparable to...

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Help celebrate American Flowers Week 2023

Help celebrate American Flowers Week 2023

American Flowers Week is an annual celebration of American-grown flowers and the farmers, florists, and designers who cultivate and arrange them. This year, American Flowers Week will be held from June 28th to July 4th, 2023, and will feature a range of events and...

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10 best practices for shopping at farmers markets

10 best practices for shopping at farmers markets

Farmers markets are a wonderful way to support local agriculture and build community. However, it’s important to approach farmers markets with some best practices in mind to ensure that you are getting the best experience and supporting local farmers to the fullest extent.

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Growing Teddy Bear Sunflowers

Growing Teddy Bear Sunflowers

Here are the directions for growing teddy bear sunflowers: Choose a location. Teddy bear sunflowers need full sun and well-drained soil. Choose a spot in your garden that gets at least six hours of direct sunlight each day. The soil should be loose and fertile, with a...

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