Monthly Archives: November 2012

2013 Workshop Series Announced: Transitioning to Value-Added Products

Starting in January 2013, NABC is reprising our very popular TVA (Transition to Value-Added) Product workshop series. Supported by a USDA Value Added Producers Grant, this workshop series offers comprehensive, business oriented classes for farmers, ranchers, and nursery/greenhouse operators to … Continue reading

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Evergreen CSA Celebrates Close of Successful First Season

The first year of the pilot Evergreen Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program recently concluded in Snohomish County. ¬†Through this NABC program, farm-fresh and locally-grown fruits and vegetables were delivered weekly to multi-subscriber drop sites within Everett city limits. Fresh produce … Continue reading

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New Food Processing Cluster Funded: NABC to Hire Project Manager

NABC will receive funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to provide technical support for existing agricultural processors and to incubate new processors of agricultural products in Northwest Washington. Known as the Northwest Washington Agricultural Processing Initiative, the goal of … Continue reading

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NABC Funded for Cooperative Development

NABC has been awarded a third round of $175,000 in grant funding to support the development of agricultural cooperatives throughout the northern Puget Sound region. The funding comes through the USDA Rural Development Department and its Rural Cooperative Development Grant … Continue reading

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