Tag: Farm

By Stefanie Jackson – The Northampton Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors discussed ongoing revisions to the county comprehensive plan during a March 24 joint work session that highlighted the continuing struggle to preserve Northampton’s rural character while allowing the development of housing and accommodations for both residents and...
By Stefanie Jackson – A tomato farm complex near Exmore is applying to the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) for a groundwater withdrawal permit that will allow the facility to withdraw nearly 1.65 billion gallons of water over a 15-year period, according to a public notice that ran...
4th Annual Open Farm Day! Saturday, April 20th, 2019 10:00 am—3:00 pm Join Nature Conservancy Staff and Volunteers for the fourth year of this fun public event on the preserve! Enjoy a FREE day of: Guided Nature Walks (11:00 am & 12:30 pm) Family Activities Boat Tours* Picnic Lunch, Wagon Rides,...
Submitted Articles The Virginia Department of Forestry is seeking 12 species of acorns and nuts that can be planted at its Augusta Forestry Center to grow into tree seedlings that will become the forests of tomorrow. Virginia landowners interested in sharing their acorns or nuts are asked to follow the...