Category:  2008 Program

 

2008 Program Background

Background on the 2008 Program The Western North Carolina Agricultural Options Program recently awarded $5,000 to 23 area farmers and $2,500 to 14 farmers who are diversifying or expanding their operations. The grants offer incentive for farmers to try new ventures – encouraging the sustainability of their operation, as well as demonstrating new methods to […]

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2008 Program

In 2008 the Western North Carolina Agricultural Options Program awarded $5,000 to 23 area farmers and $2,500 to 14 farmers who are diversifying or expanding their operations. View the results by county or by topic. …More on the 2008 program Agricultural Tourism: Creating a unique experience for visitors to enjoy the ambiance and natural resources […]

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2008 Topics

The Western North Carolina Agricultural Options Program recently awarded $5,000 to 23 area farmers and $2,500 to 14 farmers who are diversifying or expanding their operations. The N.C. Cooperative Extension Centers in the 15 western counties and Cherokee Reservation operate the AgOptions program, now in its fourth year. The agricultural extension agents work closely with […]

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2008 Counties