Press Releases from Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD)

ASD Announces Details of Forage and Gather on the Farm

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  08/29/2017 Contact: Sylvia Crum Director of Communications and Development   276-623-1121 scrum@asdevelop.org www.asdevelop.org     ASD announces details of Forage and Gather on the Farm, a FUNdraiser at Harvest Table Farm, October 2, 2017....

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Southwest VA Farmer & Food Hub to be Featured on CNN

(CNN anchor Kate Bolduan (at left) interviews “Granny” Eula Munsey and her granddaughter Robin Robbins of Duffield, Virginia, for a “Champions for Change” segment to air June 14, 2017.)         FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6/07/2017 Contact: Sylvia G. Crum, Communications...

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The Rooted in Appalachia Road Show

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 05/23/2017 Contact: Lindsey Keen, Farmers Market Promotion Coordinator 276-623-1121 lkeene@asdevelop.org     Appalachian Sustainable Development support local farmers and impacts economies with Rooted in Appalachia promotions in 2017  ...

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ASD Offers Earth Day Activities

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 4/19/2017 Contact: Sylvia Crum, Director of Communications and Development (276-623-1121) scrum@asdevelop.org   Appalachian Sustainable Development offers Earth Day activities. Abingdon, VA, 4/19/2017 -- To honor Earth Day this year,...

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Sunday Supper on the Porch FUNdraiser

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 4/11/2017 Contact: Sylvia G. Crum, Communications and Development Director (276-623-1121) scrum@asdevelop.org.     ASD announces details of NO FARMS NO FOOD, Sunday Supper on the Porch FUNdraiser, May 21 at the Ron Ramsey Regional Agricultural...

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ASD is Looking for Volunteers for Seed Sort

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2/28/2017 Contact: Michelle Morgan, Grow Your Own and Learning Landscapes Program Manager mmorgan@asdevelop.org (276-623-1121)   Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) looking for volunteers to help with “Great Seed Sort” Abingdon, Virginia,...

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ASD Adds Staff to Expand Capacity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1/31/2017 Contact: Kathlyn Terry, Executive Director kterry@asdevelop.org 276-623-1121     Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) adds staff to expand capacity and deepen collective impacts in economic development and health Abingdon,...

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ASD Announces Challenge Winners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12/06/2016 Contact: Tamara McNaughton Agriculture Program Manager Executive (276.623.1121)  tmcnaughton@asdevelop.org   Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) announces Whole Farm Business Plan Challenge winners Abingdon, Virginia, December 6,...

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ASD to Create Endowment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 10/25/2016 Contact: Kathlyn Terry Executive Director 276-623-1121   kterry@asdevelop.org     Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) partners with East Tennessee Foundation to create organizational endowment. Abingdon, Virginia, October 25,...

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ASD receives $50,000 from CoBank

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 10/11/2016 Contact: Kathlyn Terry, Executive Director     276-623-1121  kterry@asdevelop.org     Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) receives $50,000 from CoBank Abingdon, Virginia, October 11, 2016 – Appalachian Sustainable Development,...

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