Search: Gail Hobbs-Page
October 31, 2015
An Augusta County farmer renowned for his contributions to the local-food movement is looking forward to seeing a documentary about his third-generation farm at the Virginia Film Festival. “They have captured our essence better than any other videography crew that has come through,” said Joel Salatin of Polyface Farm. Salatin ...
June 02, 2014
When future historians write about Albemarle County’s local food movement, chef Gail Hobbs-Page hopes there will be a chapter that celebrates the area’s cheese. “If you know anything about cheese, you know it’s place-based,” Hobbs-Page said. “Just like everything in wine is about place.” For the past ...
July 27, 2013
Forty years after its founding, the Charlottesville City Market is thriving. Market days regularly draw more than 5,000 shoppers, and farmers agree that the market is by far the most profitable of any in the region. Yet it takes place in a hot, sloping parking lot with few amenities ...