Agritourism workshop planned

Agritourism workshop planned

DOBSON — Local tourism leaders are sending out a plant-shaped bat-signal to gather all agritourism partners in the region at an upcoming summit....

January 30th, 2017 updated: January 30th, 2017. |  


Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

YADKINVILLE — During the recent Annual Meeting of Yadkin County Farm Bureau area farm leaders were recognized. The organization awards three ser...

January 29th, 2017 |  


JOLO Winery & Vineyards wins 2016 ‘North Carolina Winegrower of the Year’ Award

PILOT MOUNTAIN — JOLO Winery & Vineyards is proud to accept the prestigious and uniquely awarded 2016 “North Carolina Winegrower of th...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Grants available for agricultural projects

Supporting the agricultural industry, impacting rural communities and stimulating economic development are key objectives for the 2017 NC Tobacco Trus...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Surry Community offering viticulture workshops this winter

DOBSON — Surry Community College is offering several enriching courses this winter for those looking to learn more about viticulture — the...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Surry offering GAP training in January

DOBSON — Surry Community College offers many agricultural courses and workshops throughout the year; Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Training ...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Appalachian High Country AVA becomes North Carolina’s fifth official wine region

BANNER ELK — The Appalachian High Country AVA has officially become North Carolina’s fifth American Viticultural Area. Grape growers and w...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Annual wine symposium at Surry features leading educators

Annual wine symposium at Surry features leading educators

The fifth annual Southeastern United Grape and Wine Symposium hosted by Surry Community College Nov. 16 at the Shelton-Badgett North Carolina Center f...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Surry students hold plant sale April 25-28

Surry students hold plant sale April 25-28

DOBSON — Members of the Horticulture Club at Surry Community College will hold a spring plant sale April 25-28 in the greenhouse on campus at 63...

April 24th, 2016 |  


Stokes, Surry County farmers may qualify for federal disaster aid

RALEIGH — Senator Shirley Randleman announced that family farmers in Stokes and Surry County may be eligible for Federal Disaster Aid.President ...

April 2nd, 2016 |