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88.7 WNCW Discusses ScaleUp WNC Initiative

[01/02/2015] Public radio station 88.7 WNCW welcomes AdvantageWest VP of Entrepreneurship Matt Raker to talk about AdvantageWest's newest initiative to support WNC entrepre... Details...

Blue Ridge Food Ventures featured in December issue of Capital at Play

[12/20/2014] Sweet & Savory 2014 is an extensive article that highlights the food and natural products programs at Blue Ridge Food Ventures, as well as six successful bu... Details...

In Photos: Holiday Marketplace at Blue Ridge Food Ventures

[12/10/2014] More than two dozen vendors gathered for Blue Ridge Food Ventures’ annual holiday market, held 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, on A-B Tech’s Enka campu... Details...

Tasting The Harvest - All Year Long

[12/06/2014] Most Ashevillians have at least heard of a CSA or Community Supported Agriculture, where you purchase a share of season’s crop from a farm and the bounty is d... Details...

Winter Sun Farms CSA to begin produce distribution in Henderson County

[12/05/2014] Winter Sun Farms CSA will begin distribution of its produce for the sixth season in Henderson County beginning Dec. 9. Memberships are still available for the 2... Details...

You can still get local produce during the winter

[12/05/2014] I love winter, but it seems rather dead when it comes to food. Sure, the holiday meals are always awesome, but other than that winter seems to lack culinary ins... Details...

Winter CSA program to begin distribution for its sixth season in the Swannanoa Valley

[12/04/2014] Winter Sun Farms community supported agriculture program provides members with local produce throughout the winter months, with monthly pickups at five location... Details...

Not-to-miss upcoming events: Check 'em out in the AdvantageWest e-news

[12/01/2014] The latest edition of AdvantageWest eNews is now online, with information about not-to-miss events for entrepreneurs December 1-5 and the annual Holiday Marketp... Details...

ZenJenSkin, plant-based skin care products, gets growing

[11/29/2014] SWANANNOA – Using ingredients like organic carrots and mountain herbs, Jennifer Maves said there’s no need to make anything — including her skin care prod... Details...

Small businesses get ready to shine

[11/26/2014] Small Business Saturday, now an annual shopping holiday in its own right, will give Charlotte vendors and merchants the chance to flex their selling power and o... Details...

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