Local farm a leading producer of flu-fighting elderberry

PITTSBORO, N.C. — Have you tried elderberry to prevent a cold? The small berry is sweeping the country, boasting incredible antioxidant properties and immune boosting benefits.

Norm's Farms in Pittsboro produces thousands of bottles of elderberry extract each year.

"Cloves help kill a little bit of the pain, and elderberry is an anti-inflammatory.," said Rodger Lenhardt.

Lenhardt has also been a farmer, following the footsteps of his father, Norm.

"We produce tens of thousands of bottles of this stuff every year," Lenhardt said.

But he stumbled upon success with elderberry.

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