2014 WNC Agricultural Options Recipients

County — Award; Farm; Project Name

Avery — Grant Award: $6,000; South Valley Nursery; Greenhouse for Micropropagated Plants — GO >>

Buncombe — Grant Award: $6,000; Shady Place Farms; Structure to House Value-added Freezer Beef — GO >>

Burke — Grant Award: $6,000; Bluebird Farm; Sustainable Hoophouse Farrowing — GO >>

Caldwell — Grant Award: $6,000; Blue Ridge Apiaries; Nuc Production Expansion — GO >>

Cherokee — Grant Award: $6,000; Stockbridge Farms; Cold Storage for Pastured Poultry — GO >>

Clay — Grant Award: $6,000; Walnut Hollow Ranch; All Natural Beef Expansion — GO >>

Graham — Grant Award: $6,000; Pressley Hollow Farm; Truffle Orchard — GO >>

Haywood — Grant Award: $3,000; Cold Mountain Nursery and Farm; Expansion of Beef Cattle Using Strip Grazing — GO >>

Henderson — Grant Award: $6,000; Edney Farms; Packing Facility Upgrade — GO >>

Henderson — Grant Award: $6,000; North River Farms; Sorghum Molasses and Agritourism — GO >>

Jackson — Grant Award: $6,000; Twisted Ridge Farms; Blackberries and Raspberries — GO >>

Macon — Grant Award: $6,000; Warren Cabe Farm; Pasture-based Rotational Grazing — GO >>

Madison — Grant Award: $6,000; East Fork Farm; Gristmill — GO >>

Madison — Grant Award: $6,000; Oconee Bell Alpacas; The Appalachian Red Gallic — GO >>

Madison — Grant Award: $6,000; Paper Crane Farm; Season Extension/Specialty Crop: Root Crop Production — GO >>

Madison — Grant Award: $6,000; Trout Lily Farm; Value-added Processing House — GO >>

McDowell — Grant Award: $6,000; Hendley’s Farm; Apiary Expansion — GO >>

Mitchell — Grant Award: $3,000; Tater Hill Farm; Protection/Expansion/Diversification — GO >>

Polk — Grant Award: $3,000; Ole Mule Farm; Sheep Handling Facility — GO >>

Polk — Grant Award: $3,000; Ruff B Farm; Barber Boys’ Beef — GO >>

Rutherford — Grant Award: $6,000; C-Saw-Hill Farm; Solar Hot Water Dairy Cheese Plant — GO >>

Swain — Grant Award: $6,000; Breedlove Farms; Myotonic Goats — GO >>

Transylvania — Grant Award: $3,000; The Farm at Gwynn Valley; Season Extension — GO >>

Watauga — Grant Award: $6,000; Bingham Farm; Cattle Facility Improvements and Meat Storage — GO >>

Watauga — Grant Award: $6,000; M&H Livestock; Cattle Handling System — GO >>

Yancey — Grant Award: $6,000; Banks Family Farms; Sorghum Syrup — GO >>

Yancey — Grant Award: $3,000; D&D Farm; Packing Shed, Delivery Trailer, Row Cover — GO >>

Yancey — Grant Award: $6,000; Goldfinch Gardens, LLC; Lamb Production — GO >>

Yancey — Grant Award: $3,000; Riddle-Edwards Farm; Sweet Potato and Corn Expansion — GO >>