Southeast Voluntary Agricultural District (VAD) Workshop, February 18th

The 2013 Southeast Voluntary Agricultural District (VAD) Workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on February 18, 2013 in Southern Bank Auditorium at University of Mount Olive, with registration beginning at 8:30am. The Southeast VAD workshop is for agricultural advisory board members, county representatives, program staff, farmers and anyone responsible for, or interested in, developing and administering voluntary and enhanced voluntary agricultural plans.

Topics covered at the workshop will include state and federal program incentives for VAD/EVAD participation, farmland protection plan development, working with the N.C. Department of Transportation and updates on hot-button issues, such as voluntary agricultural district programs, the farm bill, estate tax changes and more.

For more information and to register for the free workshops, please visit:

Workshop Location:
Southern Bank Auditorium
University of Mount Olive
652 R. B. Butler Drive
Mount Olive, NC 28365