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Grant opportunities for farmers

FOREST CITY — WNC Agricultural Options’ 10th annual grant cycle is underway. With funding from the N.C. Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, WNC AgOptions will award a total of $153,000 to diversifying farmers in western North Carolina in 2014. Farmers have … View >>

Farm grants available

WNC Agricultural Options’ 10th annual grant cycle is underway. With funding from the N.C. Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, WNC AgOptions will award a total of $153,000 to diversifying farmers in Western North Carolina in 2014. Farmers have until Dec. 13, … View >>

Grant Opportunity for WNC Farmers

WNC Agricultural Options’ 10th annual grant cycle is underway. With funding from the N.C. Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, WNC AgOptions will award a total of $153,000 to diversifying farmers in western North Carolina in 2014. Farmers have until December 13 to submit … View >>

Applications for 2014 farm grants available

Grant opportunity for Western North Carolina farmers WNC AgOptions intent to apply deadline Nov. 1; application deadline Dec. 13 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 Program Contact: Jennifer Ferre, (828) 252-4783, admin@wncagoptions.org; Or the local N.C. Cooperative Extension Agriculture … View >>

2012 Year-End Dinner

The 2012 dinner was hosted by community group recipient Jackson County Farmers Market at the newly renovated Community Table. Ingredients from recipients’ projects included English Farmstead and High Mountain Meadow Farms cheese, Hominy Valley Farms beef, Mt. Mitchell Produce salad greens, and Axios Apiary honey. Bill Teague, Chairman of … View >>