Where Can I Find Local Hay?
“Updated Agriculture Marketing Website: www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com”
by: Martha Mobley
Agriculture Extension Agent
Are you looking for quality LOCAL hay or looking to sell your farm’s quality hay? Looking to find LOCALLY grown lettuce or other fresh vegetables or fresh natural meats? Looking to keep up with the latest in agricultural events and conferences in the region? Looking for farmland to rent or purchase? Visit the new marketing website that helps consumers reach the farmer directly, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com. Visit this new site the next time you are looking for LOCAL foods and crafts, hays, and even upcoming agricultural events. Even our agent newsletters are now posted on this site.
During the past year, the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Franklin County Center, updated the agricultural website with the assistance of local webmaster, Robert Strickland. Mr. Strickland keeps the educational and informative site current. It is now colorful and attractive with the possibility to help the agricultural community in Franklin County econmically as well as creating awareness of the importance of agriculture in the area.
Funding to update the site was made available from the Board of Directors of the Franklin County Farm Bureau.