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Camp Wild

Camp Wild

Camp Wild: Buncombe County Soil and Water Conservation District’s Fun New Envirothon Camp Across the United States, students in grades 6-12 participate in an environmental education program known as Envirothon. This program was designed for students who have a...
Against the Grain Farm

Against the Grain Farm

Against the Grain Farm: A TVA Energy for Farms Greenhouse Project   When visiting many farming operations today, you will notice that some have their own greenhouse. Most of these greenhouses serves as a place to start seeds before they are transplanted into the...
Western Carolina University Capstone Project

Western Carolina University Capstone Project

WCU Engineering Students Get Hands-On Experience at Williams Trout Farm At many universities, degree seeking students are able to participate in a hands-on project in their field of study known as a Capstone Project. These programs allow students to use what they have...
2nd Annual Farm Services Expo

2nd Annual Farm Services Expo

Great Success at the 2nd Annual Farm Services Expo On December 7, 2017, Southwestern NC RC&D Council hosted their second annual Farm Services Expo coordinated by Christina Newhouse and Jessica Kervin. The Expo took place at Tri-County Community College in Murphy,...
Southwestern NC RC&D Council Christmas Dinner

Southwestern NC RC&D Council Christmas Dinner

Holiday Dinner Brings Partners Together for Food, Fun, and More On Tuesday, December 5th, the Southwestern NC RC&D Council held our annual Holiday Gathering, bringing together partners from across the seven counties we cover. Brio Tuscan Grill in Cherokee...