Bedford County Economic Development

Office of Economic Development


media-center-header

Recent News


Innerspec wins Innovator of the Year award

October 13, 2017

Innerspec Technologies of Forest won the region’s coveted Innovator of the Year award at the 2017 TechEDGE Dinner and Awards Banquet held Tuesday, Oct. 10.

Continue Reading »

Bedford County Fair set for Sept. 28 – Oct. 1

September 7, 2017

The Third Annual Bedford County Fair will be held Thursday, September 28 – Sunday, October 1, 2017 at the Glenwood Center in Huddleston.

Continue Reading »

Small Farm Family Conference set for Nov. 10-11

September 6, 2017

Small Farm Family Conference will be held Nov. 10-11, 2017. Registration is free and open to the public and includes educational workshops, meals and special presentations.

Continue Reading »

“So you think you want to farm?” workshop set for Oct. 20, 2017

September 6, 2017

Would farming work for you? “So you think you want to farm?” workshop has been set for Oct. 20, 2017, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at CVCC in Lynchburg.

Continue Reading »

Marketing Your Meat Workshop set for Oct.

September 6, 2017

Direct Marketing Your Meat Workshop is set for October over four sessions. Participants may pick one session at $10 or all four of them for just $30.

Continue Reading »

Adaptrum announces job openings

August 4, 2017

Adaptrum, the leader in TV White Space (TVWS) wireless technology, is now hiring three engineering positions at its newly established SOVA Innovation Center located within the New London Business & Technology Center park in Forest.

Continue Reading »

Governor McAuliffe Announces Partnership to Promote Virginia’s Farmer Veterans

July 25, 2017

Combined Virginia Grown and Homegrown By Heroes logo will be used to market Virginia’s veteran-grown products to consumers.

Continue Reading »

Statewide report shows $91 billion economic impact of Virginia’s Agriculture and Forestry Industries

July 25, 2017

A 2017 statewide report shows a $91 billion total industry economic output for Virginia’s Agriculture and Forest Industries.

Continue Reading »

Top 5 reasons to visit Bedford County this summer

July 7, 2017

Bedford County offers plenty of events and attractions all year round. Check out our top 5 list to make the most of your summer visit.

Continue Reading »

SOVA Innovation Center launches in Bedford County

June 22, 2017

Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation and Adaptrum, a company from Silicon Valley, announced June 15, 2017, they will partner to launch the new SOVA Innovation Center for TV White Space.

Continue Reading »