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2012 Recipients

In January 2012 the WNC Agricultural Options Program awarded three community groups and 23 farmers grants totaling $150,000 to assist them in farm diversification and joint marketing, processing and distribution efforts.… View >>

2012 Program

Click here to see a list of the 2012 recipients. Mission of WNC AgOptions: Building sustainable farming communities in our mountain region by providing resources directly to farmers who are diversifying or expanding their operations. The ultimate goal of WNC … View >>

2012 Counties

Click any county for details, or use these links: Avery (1) :: Buncombe (4) :: Cherokee (1) :: Cherokee Reservation (1) :: Clay (1) :: Graham (1) Haywood (1) :: Henderson (1) :: Jackson (2) :: Macon (1) :: Madison … View >>

2012 Topics

County; Award; Farm/Group: Recipient Name; Project Name Agri-Tourism Cherokee; Grant Award: $3,000; Fir Heaven’s Sake Tree Farm: Rickey and Judi Postell; Gift Shop and Sleigh Ride Scenery — GO >> Aquaculture Buncombe; Grant Award: $6,000; Wildwood Herbal: Alan and Seth … View >>