2013 Program

Click here to see a list of the 2013 recipients Mission of WNC AgOptions: Building sustainable farming communities in our mountain region by providing resources directly to farmers who are diversifying or expanding their operations. The ultimate goal of WNC … View >>

2013 Recipients

In January 2013 the WNC Agricultural Options Program awarded 28 farmer businesses grants totaling $148,500 to assist in farm diversification and expansion.… View >>

2013 Counties

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

2013 Program Background

2013 WNC AgOptions Awardees County — Award, Farm, Project Name Avery — Grant Award: $3,000, D & J Trees; Momi Fir Grafting and Native Mountain Ornamental Production Avery — Grant Award: $6,000, South Valley Nursery & Landscaping; Micropropagation Lab Avery … View >>

2013 Topics

County — Award, Farm, Recipient(s), Project Name   Apples Watauga — Grant Award: $6,000; Coffey’s Orchard at Coffey Grounds; Nancy Coffey Moretz; Increasing Farm Sustainability with Better Storage and Marketing Space — GO >> Bees Macon — Grant Award: $6,000; … View >>