2019 Topics

In February 2019 the WNC Agricultural Options program awarded 39 farm businesses grants totaling $216,000 to assist in farm diversification and expansion. Six of the farm businesses received $3,000, and 33 received $6,000. The N.C. Tobacco Trust Fund Commission is … View >>

2019 List of Grant Recipients

County Award Farm Project Name Topic Avery Grant Award: $6,000 Tucker Hollow Farms Bedding and Propagation Greenhouse Greenhouse Avery Grant Award: $6,000 Skye2Farm LLC Skye Lavender Farm Venue Agritourism Buncombe Grant Award: $6,000 Addison Farms Vineyard Crush, Cold Storage and … View >>

2019 County: Madison

Contact the Local Extension Agent   ​ Dry Ridge Farm Laying Hen Expansion ​ Jenkins Angus Farm AI Cattle Working System Highgate Farm Post Harvest Cure and Storage Shed Mountain Harvest Organics Pizza Farm Carolina Flowers Dahlia Crop Expansion  

2019 County: Henderson

Holt Orchards Building Enclosure for Apple Packing Line McConnell Farms Custom Labeling Project Bee-utiful Farm and Garden Honey House Contact the Local Extension Agent  

2019 County: EBCI

Dugan Farms  Mechanical Cultivation for Sustainable Weed Management Long Family Farms and Gallery Mushroom and Medicinal Extracts and Oils Contact the Local Extension Agent  

2019 County: Transylvania

  The Farm at Gwynn Valley Produce Packing Shed Clem’s Organic Gardens Machinery for Storage Vegetable Production Pitch Pine Farm Root Vegetable Harvesting Equipment Contact the Local Extension Agent