Updates, New, and Event

  • Plant Care 101: Bringing the Green Thumb Out in You

    So, you've brought home a beautiful new plant from our nursery, eager to add a touch of life (and maybe some clean air!) to your space. But whe...
  • Get Your Garden Ready: A Guide to Preparing and Planting Cole Crops

    Preparing and planting cole crops is a rewarding experience that allows you to enjoy a bountiful harvest of nutritious and delicious vegetables right from your own backyard. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you'll be well-equipped to create a thriving garden filled with vibrant cole crops that will delight your taste buds and nourish your body throughout the growing season. So roll up your sleeves, grab your gardening tools, and get ready to enjoy the joys of gardening and the fruits of your labor!

  • Freezing Bacon 101

    Freezing bacon not only preserves its quality but also provides the convenience of having this savory treat on hand whenever you crave it. Whether you're preparing a hearty breakfast or adding bacon to your favorite recipes, having a frozen stash can save you time and effort.
  • Local Support & Friends

    *Red indicate counties that supply our store When you spend money locally, those dollars don't just evaporate to a corporate headquarters in A...
  • Black Eyed Peas & New Year's Connection

    The Symbolism of Prosperity

    But why Black Eyed Peas? Some say it's because the peas swell when cooked, symbolizing growth and prosperity. Others believe that their coin-like appearance signifies financial abundance. Whatever the interpretation, one thing is clear — these peas are more than just a tasty dish; they're a symbolic gesture of hope and good fortune.

  • A Virginia Tradition: The Unparalleled Flavor of Country Ham

    Virginia country ham are an art: a dry-cured delicacy prized for its rich, complex flavor and melt-in-your-mouth texture. And amongst Virginia ham producers, one name stands out: Kites. For nearly 100 years, Kites has been hand-crafting country hams using time-honored methods passed down through generations. 

  • Pumpkin Care 101

    How to Care for Live Pumpkin Decorations Live pumpkin decorations are a great way to add a touch of fall to your home or garden. However, they can...
  • Mum Care Giving

    How to Care for Chrysanthemums Chrysanthemums are a popular fall flower that can be grown in gardens or potted indoors. They are relatively easy t...
  • Food Waste

    Jon Henry General Store is excited and honored to join the United States Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions. This is a joint project between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).