VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. -- Farm Fresh Markets here is making a big thing of locally grown produce this year -- bigger than ever before.
The chain doubled the size of an outside display of locally grown vegetables to more than 16 feet, and rolled it out to most of its stores every single weekend instead of every other weekend, as it did last summer. Some stores featured the expanded displays in their lobbies all week long. And sales are gratifying, officials said. Item to item, sales are u