In a joint effort between three agencies – Macon Soil and Water Conservation District; North Carolina Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services and the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture: and Farm Services Agency (FSA) – a conference is being held on Friday, Oct. 24, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Cowee School for existing farmers, beginning farmers and ranchers, folks who want to farm, and anyone who wants to know more about agriculture in Macon County.
The conference, Macon County – Farming the Future by Feeding the Community, will provide information, resources, and an opportunity to talk with others who are farming.
A slow-cooked barbecue lunch will be offered at the conference.