Agriculture Front and Center for ABCD and Blair County
Third Annual Blair County Ag Career Days
On May 1-2, 2018, ABCD Corp.’s Ag Committee held its third annual Blair County Ag Career Days for every 7th grader in the county. This award winning program and event is the keystone event of the Ag Committee and continues to grow in the number of students and presenters each year.
Penn Lines Magazine’s Ethan DeVore joined us on the farm and featured the event in the magazines July 2018 edition. To view the complete the article click here.
Blair County Comprehensive Plan – Ag Focus
ABCD Corp. has been actively involved in Blair County’s new Comprehensive Planning process as part of the regional Alleghenies Ahead initiative and one of the focuses is on the County’s largest industry – Agriculture.
Recently the Altoona Mirror published an article that features insight from Blair County’s Planning Director, Dave McFarland and from ABCD’s President & CEO, Stephen McKnight. The complete article can be viewed here.