Here’s a list of some of the ways we support our
Western Alamance Farmers Club dinner; Presented farm
Vegetable Garden at Andrews Elementary; Ag in the
Donated to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Donated to NC FFA Alumni Association
Participated in Alamance Co. “Farm to Table
Program”; Over 400 children attended, learning where their food and
fiber come from
Alamance County Cattlemen’s Association Field Day
NC Junior Beef Roundup
Central Piedmont Junior Livestock Show
Junior Dairy Show
Annual contribution to Dare Program
Continuing support to Southern Alamance and Western Alamance High Schools’ FFA programs
Sponsor Alamance County Scholarship for graduating senior
continuing to a 2- or 4-year college
4-H Livestock Club support; Participated in NC State Fair
Sponsored Multi-County Young Farmer meeting
2nd Annual “Homegrown Tour”; An agricultural
experience of Southern Alamance County and produced a video of the tour. Over
160 people farmers and non-farmers attended.
Hosted luncheon roundtable discussion with Alamance County
Commissioners, county manager, and sheriff about areas of interest, such as
Jordan Lake rules, property taxes, immigration, and water resources.
Invited Alamance County legislative delegation to a board
meeting to discuss issues. Discussions
resulted in getting a coyote trapping bill introduced and passed.
Alamance Co. Beekeeper Association Cost Share Program
Scholarship program for rising college freshman who major in agriculture related field.