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Indigo Bunting Farm TVA Project

Indigo Bunting Farm TVA Project

Indigo Bunting Farm’s Greenhouse & Geothermal Heating System Project Flowers play a huge part in the beautification of our homes and land. Restaurants, hotels, and events like weddings use flowers to add color and to create a pleasant atmosphere for their...
Firewise Community Interest Meetings

Firewise Community Interest Meetings

As part of ongoing efforts to work with the western seven counties to improve fire preparation through the Firewise program, Southwestern NC RC&D will host two community meetings the week of August 14th. The first will take place on Monday, August 14th, from 6-8pm...
TRACTOR Food & Farms Project

TRACTOR Food & Farms Project

TRACTOR Food & Farms: A TVA Ag Energy Project Farming has been a major aspect of Western North Carolina’s rich culture for thousands of years. During the settlement period, families in the western part of the state grew crops like corn, tobacco, and a variety of...
Marble Elementary School Garden Project

Marble Elementary School Garden Project

Marble Elementary Students Garden If you rewind 100 years, a family in rural Western North Carolina relied mainly on farming as their primary source of income. Children were taught from a young age about how to grow and harvest crops as well as do other chores around...