Finding the Funds Program: Thursday, January 9, 2020

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On Thursday, Jan. 9 at 6 p.m., state representatives from the USDA and Soil & Water will present a program on their funding availability for the coming year. With the passage of the USDA Farm Bill, funds have been allocated to various targeted programs and those new and/or expanded programs will be discussed. Mr. Julius George, USDA representative, and Ms. Kelly Hedgepeth, NC Soil & Water, will discuss the many programs and how they can benefit the farm.

A chicken meal will be provided at 6 p.m., followed by the program in the Annex meeting room at the Franklin County Agricultural Services Building, 103 South Bickett Blvd., in Louisburg.

To pre-register for the meeting, please contact the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Franklin County Center at 919-496-3344 before Tuesday, January 7. For more information, contact Martha L. Mobley, martha_mobley@ncsu.edu or 919-496-3344.