Support for the Transition to Value-Added Agribusiness

Year Funded

2002

Amount

$295,000.00

Project will work with farmers to provide agricultural and economic strategies and transfer technologies such as on-farm diversification and entrepreneurship through hands-on consultation. The project will conduct community meetings to identify needs and participants, conduct technical and business education workshops, and provide individual guidance to farmers piloting the program. The project will target 200 families.

Keith Oakley
Assistant Secretary
NC Agricultural Foundation NCSU Campus Box 7645 Raleigh, NC 27695-7645