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Farmland Preservation Trust Fund Grants to Aid NC Farming Operations Across the State

Recenlty the Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund awarded more than $2milion to help communities across the state protect farmland and promote agricultural enterprises. 

The trust fund was able to assist 20 projects iwth funding this year.  These projects include three agricultural plans, seven agricultural development projects and 10 perpetual conservation easements. is dedicated to serving the agricultural industry in the Carolinas and Virginia with the latest ag news, exclusive regional weather station readings, and key crop market information. The website is a companion of the Southern Farm Network, provider of daily agricultural radio programming to the Carolinas since 1974. presents radio programs, interviews and news relevant to crop and livestock production and research throughout the mid-Atlantic agricultural community.