Farmer appreciation event set
The second annual “Farmer Appreciation” Agriculture Dinner will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, April 14, at the USDA Service Center Main Conference Room, 589 Raccoon Road in Waynesville. Those at the dinner will hear what the new Farm Bill has to offer.
The Agriculture Dinner is free of charge and open to the public. Key note speaker will be Bob Etheridge, N.C. executive director for Farm Service Agency.
There will be a collection of canned food to be given to a charity organization. Participants are asked to bring canned goods to the dinner.
Participants are asked to RSVP to the Farm Service Agency, at 456-3557 ext 2.