Using his own yard as a living example, N.C. State Professor Will Hooker outlines the theory and practice of permaculture.
Cow pools, a farm-finding app, and a new climate change alert system. Plus, blueberries.
When the app debuts later this summer, it will feature 40 local farms.
The growing network allows meat consumers to invest in sustainable agriculture, one cow at a time
Abundance NC developed the conference to meet the needs of small farmers hit hard by extreme weather.
North Carolina Health News reports on a fresh approach to raising pigs.
Some small farmers struggle for years to make an unstable financial model pay off.
Workshops will explore how to build supply chain connections, how to tap into niche markets, and how to add agritourism to a working farm
“We planted the seed that maybe they should create a program of Riojana wine for co-ops in the U.S. Instead of focusing on big box stores, they would focus on selling their wines to co-ops.”
Much of North Carolina’s wheat crop is susceptible to the blight that hit Louisiana and Georgia last year.