Martha Mobley, Franklin County, Receives NC SARE 2013 Extension Educator of the Year at the 2013 CFSA Sustainable Agriculture Conference
The N.C.SARE Extension Educator of the Year Award was presented to Martha Mobley of Franklin County, NC at the 2013 Carolina Farm Stewardship Association’s sustainable Agriculture Conference on Saturday, November 16, 2013. Martha is a passionate and forward-thinking extension agent who has helped to spread the word about sustainable and direct market agriculture in her region of the state. She has hosted numerous trainings, farm tours and events to further the knowledge about sustainable practices. In addition, she owns and operates Meadow Lane Farm where organic practices are used, and sells her products at the Durham Farmers Market. The award was presented by Dr. Steve Washburn, NC SARE State Coordinator, NCSU and Roland McReynolds, CFSA Executive Director.
Pictured above: Charles Mitchell, County Extenstion Director, Robert Elliott of Cypress Hall Farms, Dr. Steve Washburn, NC SARE State Coordinator, Martha Mobley, Agricultural Agent, Owner of Meadow Lane Farms, Ranell Bridges of Two Bridges Farm, and Traci Nachtrab of Lucky 3 Farms. Pictured Above: Dr. Steve Washburn, NC SARE State Coordinator, NCSU and Roland McReynolds, CFSA Executive Director.