Asheville – beautiful town in the north west of North Carolina

It took us 4 hours travelling by Greyhound bus from Greensboro to Asheville, a city located to the north west of North Carolina. Our host is North Carolina Farmlink Director - Western Region, William Hamilton, he is so generous to giving us the warm and comfortable stay in his mother in law’s house and driving … Continue reading Asheville – beautiful town in the north west of North Carolina

Sustainable agriculture practice in North Carolina

During second and third weeks, we had chance to attend different conferences, visiting and meetings about sustainable agriculture and water management in North Carolina. North Carolina Cooperative Extension is an educational partnership of colleges and universities helping people put research-based knowledge to work for economic prosperity, environmental stewardship and an improved quality of life (NC … Continue reading Sustainable agriculture practice in North Carolina

First week in Guildford County and Greensboro City

First week of our fellowships in Guilford County, North Carolina is full of interesting activities that are well organised and arranged by our host. It was a lot of traveling and meeting new people, listening as well as introducing, but above all, I have great experience so far. We visited High Point Market (HPM), which … Continue reading First week in Guildford County and Greensboro City

The very first experience in Greensboro, NC

First and second day in Greensboro, North Carolina, USAccording to the community challenge that I proposed in my application, I and my co-fellow Riza Magbitang from Philippines were arranged by ICMA to do our fellowships in Guilford County, City of Greensboro and High Point for 4 weeks. We were warmly welcomed by our host Michael … Continue reading The very first experience in Greensboro, NC