Save the Pollinator Plan

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS), in cooperation with agency stakeholders, developed Virginia’s Voluntary Plan to Mitigate the Risk of Pesticides to Managed Pollinators (also known as the Pollinator Protection Plan) which is part of a national effort by state and federal agencies to help reverse pollinator losses and restore pollinator populations. VDACS’ Plan[…]

LandCare’s “Care Talks” Monday, March 19th

The Grayson LandCare March meeting will be our Annual “Care Talks” series. Modeled after TED Talks, these short presentations will feature projects that received mini-grant funding from LandCare in 2017. Ideas for new projects will also be presented. Grayson LandCare awards mini-grants up to $500 for projects led by members that have significant interest and fit our[…]

First Friday Film Series Begins April 6th

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. April 6th Messenger: Imagine a World Without Birdsong Su Rynard’s wide-ranging and contemplative[…]

LandCare Rocks the River July 29th!

Sunday, July 29th, 1-7 PM LIVE MUSIC by The Kind Thieves, Urban Soil & Superband FOOD TRUCKS Creek Bottom Brews The Taco Trolley Local, Grass-fed Burgers by Grayson Natural Beef FREE ADMISSION! Fries Farmers Market Vendors Offering Fresh, Local Veggies & Baked Goods Festival Vendors featuring local arts & crafts, food, local businesses & non-profits Kids[…]

LandCare Partners with Chestnut Creek School of the Arts for VTC Grant

Chestnut Creek School of the Arts Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing Governor Ralph Northam announced today that Chestnut Creek School of the Arts received $5,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Leverage Program grant fund. In total VTC awarded more than $840,000 for 56 tourism marketing projects across the state to help[…]

Promote Your Farm or Business with Video & Drone Technology

A passion for permaculture and organic farming drove local couple Ian and Candice Stevenson to establish Tiny House Farm in Grayson County, VA. While working as a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Ian recognized the need for a proactive approach to help educate and promote healthy and organic eating habits. Candice’s experience in Marketing and Videography[…]