09/15/13 — AgCarolina grants now available

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AgCarolina grants now available

By From staff reports
Published in News on September 15, 2013 1:50 AM

Grant applications will be accepted through Oct. 14 for grants to be awarded through AgCarolina Farm Credit's corporate-giving program, The Fund for Rural North Carolina.

Grants are available up to $5,000 per organization for programs that specifically benefit farmers and rural residents. Grant requests must meet one of the four focus areas: education, environment, technology or the quality of rural life.

Applications and guideline criteria are at www.agcarolina.com, by selecting News, then Community Involvement.

AgCarolina Farm Credit is a farmer-owned financial cooperative with headquarters in Raleigh. It is the leading provider of credit to farmers in central and eastern North Carolina.