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The 2018 WNC AgOptions grant cycle is now closed.  Thank you to everyone who submitted an application.  The evaluation process is underway.  WNC AgOptions will announce the awards in early 2018.

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2017 WNC AgOptions recipients announced

Recipients of 2017 farm grants reflect the growing strength of the diversified agricultural system in western North Carolina. WNC Agricultural Options awarded 35 farm businesses a total of $201,000 in $3,000 and $6,000 grants on Thursday at the Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center in Mills River. Farms are creating jobs in areas in […]

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2015 Grantee Mikell’s Farm Wins International Black Jar Honey Tasting Contest

For the second time, 2015 Grant Recipient Mikell’s Farm Honey has won the Annual International Black Jar Honey Contest for best SOURWOOD honey. Sourwood is the prized and well-known honey of the southern Appalachian mountains. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

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