February 9, 2013

Star News: Veggie Wagon grant is shot in the arm for local farms

By Judy Royal, Star News 
Febuary 8, 2013 

A strawberry pie made with locally grown produce for Valentine’s Day? By this time next year it could be a reality, thanks to the work of a local business. 

The Veggie Wagon in Carolina Beach has won a grant from Rural Advancement Foundation International-USA that will fund the purchase of equipment allowing them to preserve many fruits and vegetables for off-season consumption... 

Read the full article here.
Photo: Max & April take 3rd place in this year's BBQ Cook-Off.  Photo by Greg George. 
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