Viewing: We Are Agriculture

Running on four hooves and an agriculture dream

By on June 22, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Will Thompson, Livestock Marketing Specialist, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the blog or any

Monitoring food and ensuring consumer safety

By on June 15, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Lucy Love, Produce Safety Specialist with our Food and Drug Protection Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each

A career above ground: Working with trees in N.C.

By on June 8, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Bobby Smith, Tree Improvement Supervisor in the eastern part of the state with our N.C. Forest Service, is one of

A bug’s eye view in protecting N.C. plants

By on May 25, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Joy Goforth, Plant Pest Administrator with our Plant Industry Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here

Born and Raised in N.C. Agriculture

By on May 11, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Martha Worley, Executive Assistant to N.C. Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here

N.C. Agriculture: A Work of Art

By on May 4, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Chris Goodwin, Graphic Designer with our Art Department, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the

Under the microscope: A nematologists career in agriculture

By on April 27, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Dr. Weimin Ye, Nematology Section Chief in our Agronomic Services Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday

The Plant Police: Protecting Endangered Species in N.C.

By on April 20, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Lesley Starke, N.C. Plant Conservation Program Manager with our Plant Industry Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each

Protecting our animals of agriculture

By on April 13, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Pat Scholar, Animal Health Technician with our Veterinary Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on

Sleeping Sound is a part of agriculture in N.C.

By on April 6, 2022

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Parker Whitt, Environmental Specialist II with our Structural Pest Control & Pesticides Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned