The EEIF & Rivendell Farms Team has been working alongside Mecklenburg Soil & Water Conservation District, UNC Charlotte & Charlotte Mecklenburg Food Policy Council (CMFPC) on the pursuance of a Voluntary Agricultural District (VAD) in Mecklenburg County. A VAD would provide farmers a voice in land use and urban development conversation.

For more information, click here for a link to the CMFPC blog post written by Erin Hostetler, Program Coordinator for EEIF & Rivendell Farms.