JoCo Grows Agriculture logo.

JoCo Grows Agriculture

The JoCo Grows Agriculture Marketing Committee was formed in 2019 to include members of the farming and agribusiness community to discuss marketing efforts from on-farm events, buy direct and pick-your-own, to providing resources for marketing the agricultural assets of Johnston County.  The committee has met and developed a logo and a start-up marketing plan.


JoCo Grows Mission statement graphic, Smithfield, North Carolina.

To tell the story of agriculture in Johnston County, past, present, and future as the county grows at a
tremendous rate, may we recognize how important it is that JoCo Grows Agriculture.


Our Committee Members

Brandon Batten - Chairman
Michelle Pace-Davis - Social Media Chair
Angie Faison
Brandon Parker
Bryant Spivey
Cassidy Hall
Chris Smith
Crystal Pope
Dan Wells
Dennis Durham 
Donna Bailey-Taylor
Kent Denning 
Kevin Hardison
Lane Gregory
Mark Wellons
Shane Lee
Shelly Johnson
Tim Britton
Shelby Robertson 
Nicole Youngblood
Kim Kornegay LeQuire
Chris Coates
Jeremy Norris


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