3rd generation farmer CJ Isbell takes pride in in the pork products he produces at Keenbell Farm, Rockville, VA, on Friday, May 6, 2011. The farm was established in 1951. Business has been very good for farmers with pasture raised pigs. Isbell finds it a challenge to expand fast enough to meet demands. Keenbell Farms pork products range from sausage, to bacon, pork chops, roasts, bratwurst, and many more in his onsite sales room and the Fall Line Farms food hub that offer a wide variety of household food staples and specialty items. Members can pick their customized orders from an ever changing inventory of fruits, vegetables, meats, soaps, eggs, cheeses, flowers, honey, pastas, sauces, syrups, baked goods, mushrooms, flour and grains. Suppliers post what they have to sell on Lulus Local Food online listing where customers can make their selection. Every Thursday, suppliers team up to deliver customized orders to, one of several pick-up points, designated by the customer in or around the Richmond, VA area. USDA Photo by Lance Cheung.
April 30, 2014