All New Field School for 2018-19!

We’ve got some exciting changes to announce as our Field School program enters its fourth year!  The Field School is our beginning farmer training program that has taken about 100 students thus far through an overview of farming practices in East TN.  This year, we’ve...

Now Hiring: Administrative & Technical Assistant

Administrative and Technical Assistant Appalachian Resource Conservation and Development Council (ARC&D) is accepting applications for the position of Administrative and Technical Assistant.  This is a part-time position, averaging twenty (20) hours per week. Job...

2018 Field School Graduation Celebration

It’s hard to believe that our third year of the Field School is coming to a close already, but our graduation celebration will be on Thursday August 9 at 6pm at Grand Oak Farm in Jonesborough.   This year, we had our largest enrollment yet, with 40 beginning farmers...

Appalachian RC&D Announces New Director

Susan McKinney has been announced as the new Executive Director for the Appalachian RC&D Council, based out of Johnson City. For 25 years the Appalachian RC&D Council has united regional cooperation on environmental conservation and agricultural...