The North Carolina Farm Bureau has established the "Hurricane Relief Fund" to support our state's farmers and rural neighbors as recovery efforts in your communities become more apparent. Major donors include Duke Energy and Bayer Crop Science. These funds are supporting multiple initiatives. To learn more or make a donation click here
Pasture Renovation & Cover Crop Seed Initiative - To replenish lost forage and to keep productive soils in the fields, the Hurricane Relief Fund is offering Cereal Rye and Triticale as pasture renovation or a winter cover crop to eligible producers at no cost as supplies last.
NOTE: CAP IS 1,000 POUNDS OF SEED PER PRODUCER
The NC Foundation for Soil and Water Conservation is a public non-profit tax-exempt 501(c)3, that was chartered on 4.27.99 and obtained its non-profit status on 2.22.00. The Foundation headquarters are located 5171 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 330, in Raleigh. The Foundation funds projects addressing high priority natural resource and environmental issues while building conservation capacity.
The Foundation is seeking to raise $2 million in funds for the Operations Endowment to secure future finances. A pledge sheet and fact sheet can be found on the Giving/Contact Page. If you would like to make a donation or collaborate on a soil and water conservation district project, please contact our office.
RESCHEDULED! November 19, 2018 Nash Conservation District's Soil Health Field Day to be held at 7637 Harris Road, Bailey NC 27807. The event focuses on diverse cover crops and highlights comments from Buz Kloot and Russell Hendrick. RSVP by November 14 to 252.459.4116 ext 3. Project supporters & partners include Cotton Inc, Southern SARE, USDA, and NC State University. Click Here for a Flier and Click Here for an Agenda
Check back later for local workshop details. Contact your local soil and water conservation district for technical assistance and opportunities with other conservation funds.
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BB&T, NC Farm Bureau, NC State Grange
Bowman Family, Carolina Farm Credit, NC Electric Membership Corporation, Sloan Family Foundation
Gregory Poole Equipment Company, AgCarolina Farm Credit, Buncombe District, William "Bill" Sullivan Memorial, Carolina Farm Credit, Wells Fargo Foundation