COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Check out antique tractors and old farm equipment this weekend at the Old Fashioned Farm Day in Columbus County.
The free family event will also offer complimentary health screenings and a cooking demonstration by Susie Rockel, the owner of Byrdville Farms café in downtown Whiteville.
Additionally, a variety of fresh products will be available for sale.
"Agriculture is an important part of our local economy and it’s a huge part of our heritage," said Carol Shuman, farmer’s market manager. "We invite everyone, especially families with non-farm children, to come out for our old fashioned day and see part of our rural history.”
The event will take place Saturday, September 14, 9 a.m. to noon.
The Columbus County Farmers Community Market is located at 132 Government Complex Road in Whiteville, North Carolina near the Department of Social Services.