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You are Invited to Meet Your Farmer CSA Sign Up Day

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / February 14, 2019

Have you ever wondered who grows the food we eat? Have you considered signing up for a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) box with a local farm? Now’s your chance. Come meet our rock star local food farmers in our county’s fourth Meet Your Farmer CSA Sign Up Day.

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Equine Workshop

Published by April Bowman / February 13, 2019

Attend the Equine Workshop Monday, April 8 at 6 PM in Mocksville, NC.

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Published by Tembila Covington / February 8, 2019

This program teaches interested participants both agricultural and entrepreneurial skills that allow them to grow and sell their own produce.

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USDA Designates 15 North Carolina Counties as Primary Natural Disaster Areas

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / February 7, 2019

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 15 North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses caused by Hurricane Michael or Hurricane Florence may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) emergency loans. These natural disaster area designations allow FSA to extend much-needed emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters. Emergency loans can be used to meet various recovery needs including th

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Small Farms Week

Published by Mary Jac Brennan / February 7, 2019

Small Farms Week, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University’s annual tribute to small-scale agriculture kicks off March 25 with the theme “Deep Roots, Bright Future”.

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Youth: Are You Interested in a Career in Environmental and Natural Resources

Published by April Bowman / February 1, 2019

NC State University's College of Natural Resources is hosting an Environmental Career Day on March 23, 2019.

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