Food-Safe Transportation for Sandhills Produce Farmers

Year Funded

2018

Amount

$16,637

This grant will connect area farmers with markets by providing a shared-use 6’x10’ tandem axle refrigerated trailer with enclosed generator, reusable harvest bins, and a 20 foot weatherproofed storage container for the sanitary storage of bins. This equipment will be owed and maintained by the Sandhills AGInnovation Center (SAIC), a facility of Richmond County.

Susan A. Kelly
County Extension Director
NC Agricultural Foundation, Inc. PO Box 1358 Rockingham, NC 28338