2006 Recipient: John Leatherwood

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Fruits/Veggies:
Greenhouse Tomatoes and Peppers

Former tobacco grower in Haywood County, John Leatherwood has expanded tomato and pepper plant production.

With the Ag Options grant, John constructed a wood-burning stove for radiant heat in his greenhouses that will significantly reduce fuel costs and help sustain his farm.

John Leatherwood

Haywood County

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