Category: News

Growing by the signs.

Ever wonder how people of the past planted? This article explores some of the ideas of the past that could help us today.   Why Your Grandparents Would “Plant by the Signs”...

Growing Local

Growing Local is a weekly audio series about local food and farms in the Southern Appalachians. Airs on WNCW 88.7 each Monday at 8:45 a.m. Produced by ASAP, the Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project....

Fridays on the Farm

From the kitchen table to the boardroom table, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) brings people together across the nation for: healthier food, natural resources and people; a stronger agricultural industry; and economic growth, jobs and innovation. Each Friday, meet those farmers, producers and landowners through our #Fridaysonthefarm...

Community Food Systems info

See the below link for information, videos, and webinars on Community Food Systems.   https://www.fns.usda.gov/farmtoschool/videos-and-webinars...

Farm to school grant programs

Click on this link for facts on grants and loans for schools. https://www.fns.usda.gov/sites/default/files/f2s/FactSheet_USDA_Grants_and_Loans.pdf...