Burley Marketing Center Grant

The 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...

WNC Livestock Marketing and Event Center

Grant will provide construction planning funds (such as license fees, site prep, architectural and engineering fees) to design, build and operate a permanent livestock market in Haywood County. All western NC livestock producers will be able to utilize the facility to...

Alternative Energy Project

Cost-share program for western farmers to utilize wind, solar and water energy projects in an effort to reduce their own energy costs.