A BIT ABOUT US

Here at Farm Grayson County, we know that sometimes all it takes to change the world is a little support. Founded in 2018, we are determined to make an impact. The core of our efforts is to share our passion and bring our citizen's fresh ideas. Through all of our endeavors, we hope to display the conviction behind our beliefs and be a catalyst for positive change.


We plan to work with all areas of Agriculture including, but not limited to: Animal Husbandry, Crop Farming, Organic Farming, Horticulture, Artisan Work, Livestock, Agritourism, Agronomy, Forestry, Agribusiness, Aquaculture, Agricultural Machinery and Agriculture Extension.


Our Mission:

*Assist citizens to achieve their most ambitious, innovative goals
*Strategically plan for sustainability and growth within agriculture, forestry, agritourism and artisanship
*Foster relationships between the producer and the consumer
*Provide strategic counsel, creative solutions and timely, responsive services

 

FARM GRAYSON COUNTY

                                                                                                              

 


 

MEET THE TEAM

Grayson County Agriculture Advisory Committee

 

 

LYNDSIE YOUNG

Agriculture Economic Development
Director


Cattle, Horses, Backyard Chickens;
Advisory Committee Secretary

STEPHEN BOYER

County Administrator

County Government


MITCH SMITH
Deputy County Administrator

Cattle Producer, County Government


KEVIN SPURLIN

VA Cooperative Extension Service

Agriculture & Natural Resources Extension
Agent; Advisory Committee Chair

 

 


KEVIN KIRK

Guynn Furniture Company, Manager

 

Cattle Producer; Advisory Committee Vice-Chair


ELIZABETH HASH
Skyline National Bank, Business Lender

 

Cattle, Agriculture Financing


MICHELLE PRIDGEN

Independence Farmer's Market, Manager

 

Produce, Cut Flowers, Grayson LandCare Director


BRANTLEY IVEY

Board of Supervisors

 

Cattle Producer, County Government

 

 


RODNEY RICHARDSON
Mt. Rogers Tree Farm



Christmas Trees, Wreaths


BRENDA SUTHERLAND
Grayson County Farm
Bureau Board

 

Cattle Producer, Small Business Development


BRANDON TOMLINSON
New River SWCD,
Conservation Technician

 

Dairy Producer, Crops, Soil & Water Conservation


DONNIE GARMAN
Department of Forestry,
 Forester

 

Christmas Trees, Forestry Programs

 

 


SUSIE FUNK
Grayson County Schools,
Assistant Superintendent of Instruction

Cattle Producer, Public School Curriculum,
Instruction, Testing and State/Federal Programs


GARY MITCHELL
Grayson Natural Farms - Fresh Beef

 

Cattle Producer, Grass-fed beef, Value-added products


HANK STURKIE

Mtn. Empire Beekeepers Association, Treasurer

 

Honey Bees, Cut Flowers

 

 

Farm Grayson County
lyoung@GraysonCountyVA.gov

(276) 773-2471 ext. 146
122 Davis St., Indepenednece VA 24348



2024 by Farm Grayson County