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Meet Your Farmer: Jeanette Wilson, Hominy Valley Farms Land & Cattle

By Bridget Kennedy, ASAP Farm Outreach Coordinator ~
As ASAP’s farm outreach coordinator, there are many reasons for me to visit a farmer at their farm: to conduct a marketing consultation, to assess their business model, to help them connect with new markets, to gather photos for profiles and stories…the list goes on. I will admit, though, I recently traveled to Appalachian Grown™ farm Hominy Valley Farms Land & Cattle in Candler, NC, with a selfish motive. Besides discussing her workshop at our upcoming annual Business of Farming Conference (http://www.asapconnections.org/conference.html), I was determined to better understand the beef industry. With a background

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