Apple Butter Making- Appalachian Traddition

www.floydfolks.org & http 1-540-808-2880 -floydlcfgroup@gmail PO box 179 Floyd,Virginia 24091 “Sweet Providence Farm” Floyd Virginia www.sweetprovidencefarm.com 1-540-745-4000 Making Apple Butter the old Fashion way –Who are we? We’re John Paul and Rainey Houston. Along with our seven children, we own and operate Sweet Providence Farm, a 70 acre diversified farm in the beautiful mountains of Floyd County, Virginia, and our store, Sweet Providence Farm Market & Bakery. What do we raise on our farm? * Christmas trees * Natural, free-range chickens and turkeys, butchered by us on the farm * Vegetables in season * Beef raised with no growth hormones or antibiotics What do we sell in our store? In addition to the goods we raise on our farm, our store sells an eclectic mix of local items such as * Our own home-baked artisan breads, pies and pastries * Sourwood honey * Dark Hollow Roasters (locally fresh roasted) coffee * Natural beeswax and artisan candles * Langston hand-cast pewter sculpture * Custom made fruit and gift baskets * Local certified organic produce (seasonal) * Our own fresh pressed cider (seasonal) * Greenhouse plants (seasonal) * Our own copper kettle apple butter, made over an open fire (seasonal) -This video was produced by the LCF Group, ( We are on The Crooked Road Heritage Music Trail and the Round The Mountain Artisan and Craftsman Venue as a great place to visit ) Floyd Professional Center, Village Green, Floyd Virginia. The LCF Group consist of David