Edwin Jones, director of Virginia Cooperative Extension; and Michael Van Ness, executive director of Lynchburg Grows are presented the Virginia General Assembly’s resolution designating October as Urban Agriculture Month in Virginia. Pictured from left to right: Delegate Ben Cline, Van Ness, Jones, Delegate Kathy Byron, and Delegate Scott Garrett.
Lynchburg Grows and Virginia Cooperative Extension celebrated the important role that agriculture plays in the commonwealth’s economy and the designation of October as Urban Agriculture Month in Virginia with a ceremony at the Lynchburg Grows H.R. Schenkel Urban Farm and Environmental Center in Lynchburg on Oct. 17. Read More