Want fresh local, no-GMO eggs during the two weeks Asheville City Market is closed for Christmas and New Years? We'll deliver! Tricia will bring fresh eggs to town for pickup on Saturday Dec. 24 and Dec. 31, 10-11AM, at the HomeTrust Bank parking lot at the corner of Woodfin and Broadway, across the street from Asheville City Market's Masonic Temple winter market location. If you'd like to reserve some eggs, please send us an email (to tricia@HapMountainHerbal.com)--or talk w
This is how happy chickens spend most of their waking hours: scratching around looking for good things to eat. In these pictures, taken shortly before Thanksgiving, theyr'e working their way through fallen leaves in their pasture--turning them into rich compost that will feed next year's plant and bug life.
Sometimes people ask me what chickens have to do with herbs--why does "Hap Mountain Herbal" sell eggs as well as herbal goods? The answer is in compost, especially the b