Meet Your Local Farmer
|589 Raccoon Road, Waynesville NC 28786|
|Nov 11, 2013|
The Haywood County Farm Bureau is sponsoring the 2nd annual “Meet Your Local Farmer” dinner at 6 pm Monday, Nov. 11, at the Cooperative Extension Office, 589 Raccoon Road, Waynesville.The effort is part of the nationally recognized Farm-City Week held Nov.10-16, 2013. The events of the week are dedicated to recognizing agriculture’s impact on everyday life.
This year’s local Farm City Week event “Meet Your Local Farmer” celebrates the coming together of the local farmer with urban residents.
“We encourage everyone to come and share a meal with and meet some of the farmers that put food on our table. An open discussion will follow the meal and we want you to bring your concerns, questions and ideas for the future of farms and farming,” said Don Smart, president of the Haywood County Farm Bureau board of directors.Those interested in attending are asked to RSVP by Thursday, Nov. 7 by calling (828) 452-1425.