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Governor McAuliffe Announces 33 New Jobs in Carroll County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia Produce Company, Inc. will create 33 new jobs and invest $650,000 to expand its produce wholesale facility in Carroll County. The family-owned company will nearly double production of its
Governor McAuliffe Announces $481,410 in USDA New Specialty Crop Block Grants for Virginia
The grants will promote and enhance the competitiveness of Virginia’s specialty crops and create more economic development opportunities across the Commonwealth.
Governor McAuliffe Announces 21 New Jobs in Loudoun County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Kappa Farms will create 21 new jobs and invest $865,000 to open an aquaponics operation in Loudoun County. The company will build a closed-loop nutrient cycle aquaponics facility which will produce
Governor Announces 29th Annual October Virginia Wine Month Celebration
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced the 29th Annual October Virginia Wine Month, offering visitors a chance to discover why Virginia is a wine destination unlike any other. The month long celebration includes special events at wineries,
Governor McAuliffe Announces 12 New Jobs in Loudoun County
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Chrysalis Vineyards will expand in Loudoun County, creating 12 new jobs and investing $478,000. The vineyard will add a creamery and bakery to its operation, providing visitors with the opportunity to
Governor McAuliffe Announces 13 New Jobs in Augusta County
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Stable Craft Brewing will create 13 new jobs and invest $500,000 dollars to expand their craft brewery in Augusta County. The expansion will support growing distribution of the company’s craft beer to
Governor McAuliffe Announces 66 New Jobs in City of Manassas
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Heritage Brewing Company will create 66 new jobs and invest $8.9 million to expand its craft brewery in the City of Manassas. Heritage Brewing is relocating and expanding its operations into a 35,000
Governor McAuliffe Announces 2018 National Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference to be Held in Virginia
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia will host the 2018 Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference, the preeminent gathering of influential beer industry bloggers, writers, and social media specialists involved. Beer industry leaders from
Governor McAuliffe Announces First Hard Cidery in Hampton Roads
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Sly Clyde Ciderworks is opening the region’s first hard cider production facility in the historic Phoebus community of Hampton. The company will create seven new jobs, invest nearly half a million
Governor McAuliffe Announces Partnership to Promote Virginia’s Farmer Veterans
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced a new statewide marketing program to give Virginia farmers who have served in the military the opportunity to participate in a national branding campaign in partnership with the Farmer Veteran Coalition (FVC).
Governor McAuliffe Announces Agriculture and Forestry Industries Have $91 Billion Economic Impact in Virginia
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that a new comprehensive study shows Virginia’s agriculture and forestry industries contribute $91 billion annually to the Commonwealth’s economy. This represents a 30 percent increase from the most recent
Governor McAuliffe Announces New UK Export Sales and Partnership for Virginia Craft Brewery
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced new export sales and a new distribution partnership for Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, while on his trade and marketing mission to Europe. The partnership is with American Craft Beer Company, a UK-based
Governor McAuliffe Announces New Jobs, Investment in Charlottesville
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Three Notch’d Brewing Company will create eight new jobs and invest over $2.9 million to expand its craft brewery in the City of Charlottesville. The brewery, which opened in 2013, will purchase 69
Governor McAuliffe to Lead Trade and Marketing Mission to Europe
Governor Terry McAuliffe will lead a 13-day trade and marketing mission to Europe from June 18-30, 2017. The Governor will be accompanied by Secretary of Commerce and Trade Todd Haymore and Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Basil Gooden, as
Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Now Home to 206 Licensed Breweries
A newly released economic impact study shows that Virginia’s booming beer industry contributes more than $9.34 billion annually to Virginia’s economy.
Governor McAuliffe Announces Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery to Create 59 New Jobs in Lynchburg
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery will invest more than $14 million and create 59 new jobs over the next three years to expand its operations. The company will open a new production brewery in Lynchburg to
Governor McAuliffe Announces Administration Appointments
The appointees will join McAuliffe’s Administration focused on finding common ground with members of both parties on issues that will build a new Virginia economy and create more jobs across the Commonwealth.
Governor McAuliffe Announces New Jobs in City of Salem
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Parkway Brewing Company will create 15 new jobs and invest more than $750,000 to expand its craft brewery operation in the City of Salem. The brewery, which was opened in 2013, will purchase 56 percent
Governor McAuliffe Announces New Virginia Lumber Sales to Mexico
Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced new export opportunities for Virginia lumber products following his recent trade and marketing mission to Mexico. Lumber sale agreements were reached between Northwest Hardwoods, Inc., which has a location in
Governor McAuliffe Announces Administration Appointments
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced additional appointments to his Administration today. The appointees will join McAuliffe’s Administration focused on finding common ground with members of both parties on issues that will build a new Virginia

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