County Award Farm Project Name Topic
Avery $6,000 Skye2Farm LLC Skye Lavender Farm
Venue
Agritourism
Burke $6,000 “Pick Dee’s Berries” at Skydance Farm “Park and
Potty” Agritourism Infrastructure for “You-Pick” Berry Farm
Agritourism
Madison $6,000 Mountain Harvest Organics Pizza Farm Agritourism
Buncombe $6,000 Addison Farms Vineyard Crush, Cold
Storage and Drying Facility
Building
Buncombe $6,000 Wild Berry Farm Multi-Use Shed Building
Cleveland $6,000 Hudson Poultry Farm, LLC Grain Storage for
Expanded Marketing
Building
Henderson $6,000 Holt Orchards Building Enclosure
to House Packing Line
Building
Henderson $6,000 Bee-utiful Farm and Garden Honey House Building
Madison $6,000 Highgate Farm Post Harvest Cure
and Storage Facility
Building
Rutherford $6,000 Moss & Thistle Flower Farm Sustainable
Floriculture for Local Markets
Building
Watauga $3,000 Mountainwise Farm LLC Wash, Pack and
Storage Facility
Building
Watauga $6,000 Heartwood Farms Ltd Rabbitry Building
Yancey $6,000 Pink Boots Farm LLC Goat Barn
Renovation/Milking Operation
Building
Macon $3,000 Bateman Girls’ Cattle Farm Heifer Replacement
Program
Cattle
Madison $6,000 Jenkins Angus Farm AI Cattle Working
System
Cattle
Madison $6,000 Dry Ridge Farm LLC Laying Hen
Expansion
Chickens
Caldwell $6,000 Blue Ridge Apiaries Value Added
Diversification: Session Mead Production
Diversification
EBCI $3,000 Long Family Farms and Gallery Mushroom and
Medicinal Extracts and Oils
Diversification
Watauga $6,000 3M Livestock Diversifying Farm
Operations
Diversification
Buncombe $6,000 S.D. Morgan Farms Less Sediment/More
Seed
Equipment
Caldwell $6,000 High Country Herbs LLC Farm Mechanization Equipment
EBCI $6,000 Dugan Farms Mechanical
Cultivation for Sustainable Weed Management
Equipment
Haywood $6,000 Rice Family Farms LLC Bulldog Wrangler
Portable Corral
Equipment
Henderson $6,000 McConnell Farms Enable to Label –
A Custom Labeling Project
Equipment
McDowell $6,000 Beekeeper INC Bee Hive
Transportation Upgrade
Equipment
Mitchell $3,000 Tater Hill Farms Tater Washer Equipment
Mitchell $6,000 Sink Hole Creek Farms No Till Seeder Equipment
Polk $6,000 TK Family Farm TEW model M-4
Fruit Packing/Sorting Line
Equipment
Transylvania $3,000 The Farm at Gwynn Valley Produce Packing
Shed
Equipment
Transylvania $6,000 Clem’s Organic Gardens Machinery for
Storage Vegeatble Production
Equipment
Transylvania $6,000 Pitch Pine Farm Mechanized Root
Harvesting Equipment
Equipment
Watauga $3,000 Full Moon Farm Paperpot
Transplanter for Increased Production
Equipment
Watauga $6,000 Trebuchet Hill Cucumber Beetle
Supression with Alternative Row Cover and Introduced Pollinators
Equipment
Buncombe $6,000 Gaining Ground Farm Expansion of
Heirloom Wheat and Rye Flour Production
Expansion
Cherokee $6,000 Two Crows Farm Product Production
Expansion for Third Quality Fiber
Expansion
Cleveland $6,000 Dollar Down Farm Growing Under
Rolling Thunder
Expansion
Haywood $6,000 Two Trees Farm/Sustainabillies LLC Outdoor Kitchen
and Classroom Space
Expansion
Madison $6,000 Carolina Flowers Dahlia Crop
Expansion
Expansion
Avery $6,000 Tucker Hollow Farms Bedding and
Propagation Greenhouse
Greenhouse