Farmer Whiting’s Veggies

When I first moved to Auburn, I heard about Farmer Whiting.  Just up the hill from BJ’s, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Walmart, Shaw’s, and the somewhat pathetic Auburn Mall, is a red farm stand that’s only open in the Fall.  Just beyond that is a beautiful old white farmhouse and a narrow driveway with a sign listing the vegetables available in a small garage-like structure situated near the greenhouses.  There is nothing fancy about this structure, but inside you will find a varying selection of the freshest vegetables available.  On my most recent visit, I spent a whopping $4.12 and brought home a pint of beautiful sungolds, a pearl cucumber, a burpless cucumber, an eggplant, and a purple pepper.

While my own garden isn’t doing so well, it’s nice to know that there are fresh and interesting options available at a very fair price so close to home!

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