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Post D of the Virginia Division

Rebekah Slabach, Associate Director of the Alliance to Advance Climate-Smart Agriculture, was the speaker at the monthly meeting of South Boston, Virginia Post D. Slabach discussed the $80 million grant Virginia Tech received that will fund a pilot program to encourage producers to implement climate-smart practices on farms. The Alliance is a three-year pilot program being created in Virginia, Arkansas, Minnesota, and North Dakota to test the feasibility of rolling out a similar program on a national scale.

Pictured left to right: TPA Virginia VP Carlyle Wimbish, Rebekah Slabach, Post D President Gary Newcomb

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