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Today's Topic

Today’s Topic: Recapping the trade mission to China

By on April 21, 2015

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Commissioner Troxler recently led a weeklong trade mission to China to boost North Carolina’s relationship with that important export partner. The trade mission focused

News Roundup

News Roundup: April 4 – 10

By on April 10, 2015

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “Troxler Traveling to China

Today's Topic

Today’s Topic: Trade mission to China

By on April 7, 2015

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The value of North Carolina’s ag and forestry exports already tops $5 billion. Later this week, Commissioner Troxler will be leading a trade

News Roundup

News Roundup: March 28- April 2

By on April 3, 2015

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “A firm development for

Big Boss Baking begins exporting to China

By on June 11, 2014

What started out in a garage kitchen in 2010 has turned into an international success story for Lavinia and Rodney Hensley. The High Point couple own and operate Big Boss Baking Co. Last week, Big Boss Baking sent its first

Golden LEAF grant helping plans for cold storage facility at Wilmington move forward

By on December 5, 2013

The board of the Golden LEAF Foundation on Thursday approved an $800,000 grant to the Southeastern Partnership to help fund the purchase of equipment for a planned cold storage facility at the Port of Wilmington. A partnership between the State

Faces in the Field: Annie Qiao

By on March 25, 2013

China, with a population of more than 1.3 billion, is one of several growing markets for N.C. products. In 2011, the department opened its first trade office in China. Since then, the Beijing office has helped N.C. farmers, foresters and

News Roundup: Feb. 2-8

By on February 8, 2013

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “More doctors, chefs, joining

News Roundup: Jan. 26-Feb. 1

By on February 1, 2013

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “Grants offer local farmers

News Roundup: Dec. 8-14

By on December 14, 2012

Each week we round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from news outlets across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to the full story. “FDA review of tobacco