Local classes or opportunities in farming and agriculture
Resources including accounting, bookkeeping, business management, grants and financial assistance, and government registration
Resources including crop identification and planning, crop analysis, equipment and materials, farmland acquisition and preservation, food safety, and certifications
List of local resources for producers
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Tax Deferment/ Exemption
Good Agriculture Practices (GAP) Educational Opportunities
USDA Vendor form: https://www.ams.usda.gov/resources/sc430
Request for Audit services: https://www.ams.usda.gov/resources/sc237a
NC GAP and water testing: https://www.ncagr.gov/markets/NCgradesvc/index.htm
NC Soil & Water Agricultural Cost Share Program
Agriculture Cost Share Program Average Cost List
CFSA Technical Assistance Request form: https://www.carolinafarmstewards.org/good-agricultural-practices/
CFSA Resource Center (select ‘food safety’ tag): https://www.carolinafarmstewards.org/directory-resource-center/
Farmland Preservation Programs
A federal agency created to support farms and farming communities with programs including disaster relief, conservation programs, commodity price guarantee programs, and loan programs.
A program throught the N.C. State cooperative extension system that educates and empowers farmers, ranchers, and communities of all sizes to meet the challenges they face, adapt to changing technology, improve nutrition and food safety, and protect our environment.
A federal agency by the USDA designed to support farmers and ranchers. Through a network of local field offices, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in North Carolina helps private landowners protect and enhance natural resources.
The Jackson County soil and water conservation district is aimed at increasing awareness, encouraging the wide use of natural resources, improving water quality, and preserving the aesthetic quality of Jackson County.
Good Agriculture is an organization that has financial services. Click here for more information.
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A really wonderful resource for the business side of farming.
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