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News Roundup: May 4-10

By on May 10, 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. “N.C. State researchers explore

In the Kitchen with Brian and Lisa: Lemon Blueberry Parfait

By on May 9, 2013

WRAL reporter Brian Shrader and our own Lisa Prince feature seasonal recipes in their Got to Be Good Cookin’ segment using ingredients grown and available right here in North Carolina. Although it isn’t quite blueberry season yet, Brian and Lisa

2012 a bad year for N.C. apples, good for other fruits

By on January 28, 2013

Apple production in North Carolina severely declined in 2012, according to a USDA report released Jan. 25. Total production was 33.5 million pounds, compared with 140 million pounds in 2011, the report showed. The yield last year was 5,000 pounds

In the Kitchen with Brian and Lisa: Michelle’s Fruit Trifle

By on November 8, 2012

WRAL reporter Brian Shrader and our own Lisa Prince feature seasonal recipes in their Got to Be Good Cookin’ segment using ingredients grown and available right here in North Carolina. This month, Brian and Lisa will share some family recipes

In the Kitchen with Brian and Lisa: Blueberry Lemon Cream

By on June 7, 2012

WRAL reporter Brian Shrader and our own Lisa Prince feature seasonal recipes in their Got to Be Good Cookin’ segment using ingredients grown and available right here in North Carolina. You can almost taste summer with this light and creamy

Today’s Topic: Farm to School Program

By on June 15, 2010

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with the Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” School is out across North Carolina, and it ended on a high note for the N.C. Farm to School Program. School

There’s a new berry in town

By on June 9, 2010

The N.C. strawberry season started early with an abudant crop, due in part to the warmer-than-normal weather in the state this spring. As strawberry season is wrapping up, farmers markets and roadside stands are welcoming blueberry season with events such as Blueberry Day

Welcoming the best of the blues

By on June 7, 2010

Strawberry season is quickly coming to an end. However, even though we will no longer wake up and enjoy those juicy red berries in our cereal, there is no reason to feel blue. Why? Because late May and early June

In the Kitchen with Brian and Lisa: Lemon blueberry cake

By on June 3, 2010

WRAL reporter Brian Shrader and our own Lisa Prince feature seasonal recipes in their Got to Be Good Cookin’ segment using ingredients grown and available right here in North Carolina. North Carolina blueberry farmers produced 28.5 million pounds of blueberries

In the Kitchen with Brian and Lisa: Berry Trifle

By on May 27, 2010

WRAL reporter Brian Shrader and our own Lisa Prince feature seasonal recipes in their Got to Be Good Cookin’ segment using ingredients grown and available right here in North Carolina. The end of May is a special time for berry