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|WV Century Farm Program Expands to Include Sesquicentennial and Bicentennial Farms - 2/26/18|
|posted by: Sherry Pearson|
The WV Century Farm Program that honors farms that have been in a family for 100 years, has expanded to include 150 and 200 years of being a family owned farm.
To see if your farm or a family members farm qualifies for this recognition program, click on the link below to review the rules and application. The application must be received in
the Western Conservation District office by April 1st. In the year you apply.
A family member must be involved in the day-to-day operation of the farm. The farm must be at least 10 acres of the original holdings and gross more than $1,000 annually.
Farms will be recognized with a sign designating the farm either as a century, sesquicentennial or bicentennial farm at the district's annual awards banquet held in the fall.