2009 Program Background

“It is exciting to see the wide variety of innovative ideas that have been awarded to farmers in Western North Carolina,” said William Upchurch, Executive Director of the NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission. “These great projects can meet the demand … View >>

2009 Program

  In February 2009, the WNC Agricultural Options Program awarded $3,000 to 20 area farmers, $6,000 to 23 farmers, and $9,000 to 3 farmers who are diversifying or expanding their operations. The funds offer incentive for farmers to improve their … View >>

2009 Counties

Click any county for details, or use these links: Avery (1)   ::   Buncombe (7)   ::   Cherokee (2)   ::   Cherokee Reservation (2) Clay (2)   ::   Graham (1)   ::   Haywood (4)   ::   Henderson (1)   ::   Jackson (2) Macon (1)   ::   Madison (6)   ::   McDowell (1)   ::   Mitchell (7)   ::   Polk (1) … View >>

2009 Topics

  County: Recipient Name; Project Description Agritourism Buncombe: Janet Shisler Peterson, Cloud 9 Farm; Sustainable Sawmilling — GO >> Graham: Scott Boxberger, Stoney Hollow Farms & Stephanie Loafman, Five Sisters; Farm Kitchen — GO >> Jackson: Marsha Crites, Harvest Moon … View >>

2009 Topics

  County: Recipient Name; Project Description Agritourism Buncombe: Janet Shisler Peterson, Cloud 9 Farm; Sustainable Sawmilling — GO >> Graham: Scott Boxberger, Stoney Hollow Farms & Stephanie Loafman, Five Sisters; Farm Kitchen — GO >> Jackson: Marsha Crites, Harvest Moon … View >>

2009 Recipients

In February 2009, the WNC Agricultural Options Program awarded $3,000 to 20 area farmers, $6,000 to 23 farmers, and $9,000 to 3 farmers who are diversifying or expanding their operations.… View >>