You are invited to attend an outreach meeting designed to inform farmers and landowners of programs that can provide financial assistance to their farms. Information on Cooperative Extension, USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA), Rural Development (RD), Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), and the Office of Partnerships and Public Engagement (OPPE) programs will be provided. You will also receive information about Cooperative Extension small farm programs, bamboo production, and the rural opioid crisis.
Refreshments will be provided. Transportation will also be provided from the O. P. Owens Agriculture Center, so please register by Tuesday, September 18, to reserve your seat. For more information or to register, contact Nelson Brownlee, Extension Area Farm Management Agent, at 910-671-3276 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by September 13 to Cooperative Extension by calling 910-671-3276.