Entries by Orr's Farm Market

Meet Orr’s Supervisor, Sammy Powers

Name: Samantha Powers Job Title: Supervisor Job Description: Customer service, driving forklift, opening/closing the store, etc. Why I love working at Orr’s:  Out of the many unique things about Orr’s, I love the true sense of family it provides. This is my third year here, and it’s awesome to see each department working together every […]

Farming as a Profession: Katy Orr-Dove’s Point of View

A Trip to Iowa Visiting the I am FarmHer Convention in Des Moines, Iowa was an opportunity to leave my farm and make connections with other female farmers. I would encourage female farmers, ranchers, ag business professionals, and anyone even considering farming to look to the 2018 convention for motivation, networking, and educational speakers. Not […]

Get Ready for National Lasagna Day!

What’s a great meal that can be made in a flash and feed quite a few? Lasagna! As an Italian food staple, we can’t wait to celebrate National Lasagna Day on July 29th! If you’re going to get in on the celebration, want to take your dish to another level? The next time you’re at […]

Orr’s Farm Market Peaches

What says summertime sun more than sweet and juicy Orr’s Farm Market peaches? Whether it’s enjoying them straight out of the market, in a freshly baked pie, or summertime peach ice cream; Orr’s Farm Market peaches are a summertime staple. And we are lucky to have them this year! A couple of southern states like […]

Orr’s Farm Market Farming Practices

Farming for the Future Farming has been the foundation of our family for over 60 years, but not only is it important to us, it’s crucial to the members of our community. As people with a passion for our land and the community it serves, we want to provide the most ethically sourced products from […]

How to Motivate Yourself to Eat Well

It’s a new season! As we gladly welcome summer at Orr’s, we know that this is perhaps the best time of year to start truly motivating ourselves to eat healthy because there are a ton of local crops and produce available during peak season. It’s easy to think about eating well, but it’s more difficult […]

Orr’s Farm Market’s Favorite Products

There’s just something about our products that you just can’t get in the supermarket. First of all, we don’t want you to think of us as simply a specialty grocery store; we want you to think of us as a grocery store that creates special memories. Our family friendly atmosphere and locally grown produce will […]

Blue skies and blueberries!

As one of nature’s chief superfoods, our blueberries are plump and pretty, ready for you and the family to pick, eat and repeat! We look forward to watching the berry-stained faces and fingers as families leave with their baskets of berries at the end of their trip. Besides being locally grown, our blueberries’ tang will […]

Picnic at the Farm on June 18!

Summer is officially in full swing! We hope you’ve made the most of it so far. It’s a season of endless options. The warmer weather makes the outdoors our living room, the land gives us a bounty of wonderful foods, and the sun sticks around a few hours longer. This time of year is unique […]

The Cherry on Top of Your Summer

Year in and year out, our excitement continues to build as the pick-your-own season reaches its peak. The experience and the bond it fosters between families’ embodies what we believe: growing happiness with good food. We’re particularly excited about the pick-your-own cherry season this year after we lost last year’s crop to an unusual freeze. […]