2011 Recipient: Jill Warwick Nicklaw

watauganicklawJill Warwick Nicklaw, Sunshine Cove Farm

$3,000 — Microgreen Production

Jill is building a greenhouse for her microgreen operation to accommodate the market demand. She is also expanding to include pea shoots, basil mixes and petite fava shoots.

She currently sells through Eastern Carolina Organics, the Watauga County Farmers Market, New River Organic Growers, and local restaurants and plans to grow for the High Country CSA through the regular season and the winter. Jill is the area’s sole microgreen producer.

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