POPPIES MARKET - Brevard, NC
Poppies Market, a 14,000 square foot gourmet farmers' market features prepared foods, fresh locally grown products and an outdoor center. Poppies supports sustainable agriculture practices and family-scale farms, sells organic fruits and vegetables, hormone-free meats and poultry, practices store-wide recycling, and promotes protecting the environment. White pines cleared from the site were reused in the structure. The energy-efficient building features SIPS (structural insulated panels) and a heat recovery system. Poppies is part of the Market Street Development at Straus Park, a new environmentally-friendly shopping village in Brevard, NC designed by Glazer Architecture.