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Originally published in the Asheville Citizen Times – September 22nd, 2015 – and can be found here: http://www.citizen-times.com/story/news/2015/09/22/study-finds-lack-affordable-local-land-hurts-farmers/72620886/ By Mackensie Lunsford ASHEVILLE... read more
Dear Tom – We have part of our tomato crop in a high tunnel this year. They have been very productive but some of the fruit are small and oddly shaped. We are also seeing some blossom drop with no fruit forming. The outside tomatoes are fine except for blight. Any... read more
“If you don’t want to own a small business, don’t try and make a living as a farmer,” says William Lyons. He and Marie Williamson own Bluebird Farm in Morganton. Photo by Amelia Fletcher Photogaphy. Originally Published in the Mountain Xpress September 17, 2015Save... read more
PRESS RELEASE September 17, 2015 MEDIA INQUIRIES, CONTACT: Cameron Farlow (828) 338-9465 firstname.lastname@example.org For Immediate Release: Organic Growers School Launches Farm Beginnings Farmer Training in WNC — Open to Applicants Asheville, NC: Organic... read more