- Farmers Market
Meet Norton Friends and Farmers Market's Vendors
Loren Beha grows an assortment of vegetables that she brings to the market each week. Her farm is located in Norton.
Bloomberry Farm (Buren)
Buren Bloomer has been farming for more than 50 years. He raises a variety of fruits and vegetables, including potatoes, tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, cucumbers, onions, blackberries and blueberries. Bloomer also sell walnuts and wood crafts. His farm is located in Dryden and Big Stone Gap.
Dale Bohnert grows an assortment of vegetables that he brings to the market each week. His farm is located in Norton.
Bolling Farm and Produce
Neil Bolling has been farming for more than 20 years. He raises vegetables, including sugar snap peas, onions, potatoes, squash, green beans, tomatoes and cucumbers. His farm is located in Wise.
Crooked Fence Farms (Roger Young)
Roger Young brings an assortment of vegetables and canned goods to the market. His farm is located in Lee County.
Princess Fleenor offers an assortment of baked goods and crafts at the market.
Mullins Orchard and Produce (Roy and Dianna)
Roy and Dianna Mullins have been raising apples for more than 38 years. The Mullins also operate the Apple House on U.S. 23, 6832 Orby Cantrell Highway. Here you can purchase homemade apple butter, old-fashioned mixed pickles, kraut pickles, jams, jellies, different varieties of apples and heirloom produce. The Mullins' farm is located in Wise.
Marla Weitzman, a baker and English Literature professor at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, brings an impressive array of homemade goods to the market each week. Jalapeno popper bread, banana bread, sour dough bread, monkey bread, chocolate babka, and an array of scones and pretzels regularly greet customers. Weitzman began selling at Norton’s market several years ago, though baking has been a lifelong love.
Ziegenwald Dairy, LLC (John)
Ziegenwald Dairy acquired its first goats in 1994 and received its Grade A Dairy License in May 2008. Ziegenwald makes a wide assortment of goat's milk cheeses, raises a variety of livestock, and heirloom seeds for its use and for a seed company. Ziegenwald Dairy is located in Gate City, Va. Check out its website.