NCDA&CS to host Voluntary Agricultural District training for local government and nonprofit staff

Press release from North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services:

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services offers a “Train the Trainer” workshop for County Leadership, Soil and Water Conservation Districts, NC Cooperative Extension, NC Forest Service, Tax Assessors, Planning Departments, Register of Deeds, Land Trusts and other local and nonprofit staff that administer and work with the Voluntary Agricultural Districts program. The training runs 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at:

  • May 16, Burke County Ag Center, 130 Ammons Dr., Morganton
  • May 31, Southwestern Community College, 447 College Dr., Sylva

Register and view workshop agenda online:

There is no fee for the workshops and lunch will be provided.

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