When: March 05, 2018
Time: 06:00 PM
For: Directors Only
At Maranatha Baptist Church
Agricultural / Farm Agencies
WV Farm Bureau
The Kanawha County Farm Bureau is proud to be a branch of the West Virginia Farm Bureau. This website offers members access to a variety of useful information: relevant headlines, member benefit explanations, and farm bureau program explanations.
West Virginia Department of Agriculture
There are a wide variety of publications through the WVDA that are free-of-charge to West Virginia Residents.
Brochures are available on a variety of topics, including:
- Consumer Guides & Recipes
- Woody and Nonwoody Plants
Farm to School
You can help with this exciting program! Find out how by visiting the Farm to School Page at the WVDA website.
Farmers' Market Map
WV Farmers' markets are growing. For a list, check out the WVDA Market Map
Farm Service Agency
Mission - Farm Service Agency is equitably serving all farmers, ranchers, and agricultural partners through the delivery of effective, efficient agricultural programs for all Americans.
Agency/Internal Vision - A customer-driven agency with a diverse and multi-talented work force, dedicated to achieving an economically and environmentally sound future for American Agriculture.
Societal/External Vision - A market-oriented, economically and environmentally sound American agriculture delivering an abundant, safe, and affordable food and fiber supply while sustaining quality agricultural communities.
Capitol Soil Conservation District
WVU Extension Service
WVU Extension Service meets the changing lifelong learning needs of people, organizations, and communities by putting knowledge to work.
The Mission of the WVU Extension Service
WVU Extension Service educators and volunteers build and help sustain collaborations and partnerships with people and organizations in West Virginia, to improve their lives and communities.
Our programs and services strengthen leaders of all ages, youth, and families. We develop and teach best practices for sustainable agriculture, for responsible use of renewable resources, and stewardship of natural resources. We work to improve our state’s communities, workforce, and the economy.
Natural Resource Conservation Service
With offices in nearly every county in the United States, NRCS works with landowners and communities to improve our soil, water, air, plants, wildlife, and energy use. Ensuring productive lands in harmony with a healthy environment is our vision. Seventy percent of the land in the United States is privately owned, making stewardship by private landowners vital to the health of our Nation’s environment.
AFB Recommended Farm Books and Publications
The American Farm Bureau has compiled a list of recommended publications for agricultural education.
Livestock and Equipment Markets
WV Market Bulletin
The Market Bulletin has been around since 1916, and has covered a broad spectrum of agricultural news and stories. It contains a classified ad section that is free for state residents, as well as a "What's Cookin'" recipe page.