Farmers and rural entrepreneurs can win up to $30,000 through a new competition sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for Agriculture, Innovation and Rural Sustainability.
Looking for a local U-pick pumpkin patch or a quaint bed-and-breakfast that serves farm-fresh eggs? You’ll soon be able to find these fun attractions with the touch of a finger.
Drones and robotic equipment are finding an increased role in agriculture, and Virginia wheat growers call on centuries of experience to produce high-quality crops each year.
Until the costs associated with precision agriculture become affordable, farmers are calling for support as they lead the industry’s transition to its future.
Broadband internet access is no longer a luxury—it’s a necessity that has the potential to transform rural communities and enhance economic opportunities for Virginia farms and other businesses.