Category:  2010 Program

 

2010 Counties

Click any county for details, or use these links: Avery (3)   ::    Buncombe (11)   ::    Cherokee (1)   ::    Clay (1)   ::    Graham (1) Haywood (5)   ::    Henderson (5)   ::    Jackson (1)   ::    Macon (3)   ::    Madison (3)   ::    McDowell (2)   ::    Mitchell (3) Polk (1)   ::    Swain (1)   ::    Transylvania (2)   ::    Watauga (5)   ::    Yancey (1)

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2010 Program Background

WNC AgOptions Awards 2010 Farm Diversification Projects Grants for local farm product sales, pioneering ventures, and alternative markets The WNC Agricultural Options Program awarded 42 farmers seed grants totaling $225,000 to assist them in completing farm diversification projects. This year’s grantees are selling Appalachian Grown meats at the WNC Farmers Market at Asheville; creating alternative […]

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2010 Program

In February 2010 the WNC Agricultural Options Program awarded 42 farmers grants totaling $225,000 to assist them in completing farm diversification projects. Three of the producers received $9,000 grants, 27 received $6,000 and 12 received $3,000. Projects increase the economic sustainability of farm businesses as well as provide demonstration to other transitioning farmers. The ultimate […]

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2010 Topics

In February 2010 the WNC Agricultural Options Program awarded 42 farmers grants totaling $225,000 to assist them in completing farm diversification projects. Three of the producers received $9,000 grants, 27 received $6,000 and 12 received $3,000. Projects increase the economic sustainability of farm businesses as well as provide demonstration to other transitioning farmers. Select a […]

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