VA FAIRS Resource Library

In addition to offering technical services, VA FAIRS provides a variety of detailed resources for agricultural producers to organize a business, explore new industries, and promote the growth of farms, value-added products, and agribusiness in Virginia.

Presentations, Articles, and Other Resources

Video Series: Bringing Back the Chestnut



Virtual Food Hub Helps Virginia Producers Tap Into Local Food Markets. USDA Rural Cooperatives (June 2011)

Coops of All Types Benefit from USDA's Value-Added Grants. USDA Rural Cooperatives (April 2012).

Transforming Manure into Energy: A Discussion and Walking Tour of DAIRY ENERGY INC. (April 2012).

Additional Publications and Resources

For even more resources on topics like local foods, food hubs, and direct marketing, check out the Resource Library from our partners at Matson Consulting.