2006 Recipient: Alice Brooke Wilson – Maverick Farms

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Greenhouse Vegetables

Maverick Farms is a 45 acre, second-generation family farm in Watauga County. With the WNC Ag Options Grant, a passive-solar greenhouse was constructed. The greenhouse will help the farm through the typical late-spring freezes and early fall frosts that occur in the High Country.

Maverick Farms is now entering their 4th season transitioning from a tobacco-based farm into a sustainable, community supported diversified vegetable enterprise.

Alice Brooke Wilson
– Maverick Farms

Watauga County

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