Tobacco Communities Reinvestment Project

Project will generate at least 20 new cost-share initiatives targeting 24 counties located throughout North Carolina. Funds will be allocated to participating farms through a competitive pass-through grants process, increasing farm and community income by providing...

Local Market for Local Growers

Project will improve the Lexington Farmers Market, including facility improvements at the old freight depot where the market is held as well as marketing and education efforts to increase sales. Goals are to improve the capability of local growers in Lexington and...

Agricultural Reinvestment Fund

The project will provide cost-share grants to farmers in specific counties for innovative projects designed to increase farm income and build markets for NC agricultural products. Priority is given to current and former tobacco farmers.

NC AgVentures

The funds will be used for cost-share grants to enhance farming operations. Specific counties in the Piedmont and Coastal Plain will be targeted. Approximately 20 individual grants and 10 community grants will be awarded and carried out.