by Jeff Camden | Oct 12, 2022The two remaining burley auction warehouses left in North Carolina were considering closing before the 2002 season – forcing NC burley producers to travel out-of-state to market their crop. In addition, no burley tobacco companies had contract receiving stations in...
by Jeff Camden | Oct 12, 2022Project will conduct a feasibility study and create an implementation plan to re-establish livestock sales in the WNC region.
by Jeff Camden | Oct 12, 2022Funds will cover outreach coordinators and personnel to assist more WNC farmers in developing value-added products. Farmers will receive increased training on how to produce and market value-added products made from their own farm products.
by Jeff Camden | Oct 12, 2022Cost-share program for western farmers to utilize wind, solar and water energy projects in an effort to reduce their own energy costs.
by Jeff Camden | Oct 12, 2022Provides funding towards Phase I facility construction for a new regional livestock marketing center.