Tag Archives: cooperative

Sustainable Agriculture Tool Lending Library
This group of young farmers has built an equipment lending library that will allow its members to expand their farming operations without adding the [...]
Cooperative Mushroom Fruiting Facility
A group of farmers have designed a mushroom production facility. They also cooperatively market their products.
Piedmont Local Food Distribution Project
Brenda organized a group of area farmers interested in pooling together to market their products online. Her group received a $30,000 grant for equipment [...]
Sandhills Farm to Table Cooperative
Organization: County Of Moore Project Coordinator: Tim Emmert Location: Carthage, Moore County, NC The goal of this project is to significantly increase [...]
Fruit Processing Facility
Double B Farms received a $30,000 grant to develop a processing facility that will allow fifteen blackberry farmers to add value to the otherwise [...]
Changing Face of Durham
Samantha Gasson is a small cattle farmer who is working to preserve agricultural life in the city of Durham by sharing her knowledge of animal husbandry to [...]
Alamance County Cattlemen’s Association
Organization: Alamance County Cattlemen’s Association Project Coordinator: Charlie Price Location: Burlington, Alamance County, NC The ACCA [...]
Transport System for Aggregating Purple Sweet Potatoes
Saura Pride received a grant to fund the development of a transport system that will give them the tools and resources to manage a larger network of [...]
Rural Community-Owned Produce Cooperative
Meredith McKissick of Foothills Family Farms wants to strengthen the rural communities in rural western North Carolina by creating a farmer, craftsmen, and [...]