Viewing: Carolina Pig Jig

A beginner’s guide to the Carolina Pig Jig according to three of its biggest fans

By on May 16, 2022

The Got to Be NC Festival returns to the State Fairgrounds this weekend. An eagerly anticipated part of the festival is the Saturday-only Carolina Pig Jig. Around 20 chapters of Masons will compete for bragging rights in this one-day competition

Today’s Topic: 2013 Got to Be NC Festival takes place May 17-19 at State Fairgrounds

By on May 14, 2013

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The 2013 Got to Be NC Festival will take place May 17-19 at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. The annual event celebrates

Today’s Topic: Got to Be NC Festival comes to State Fairgrounds May 20-22

By on May 17, 2011

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” This week, Commissioner Troxler and Rhonda talk about the fourth annual Got to Be NC Festival, which will take place May 20-22

Today’s Topic: Got to Be NC Festival

By on May 18, 2010

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with the Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The third annual Got to Be NC Festival runs May 21-23 at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. The NCDA&CS started this

News Roundup

By on May 22, 2009

Each week we’ll round up the latest N.C. agricultural headlines from newspapers across the state and country, as well as excerpts from the stories. Click on the links to go straight to each paper’s full story. “Farms find niche, sell

Mark your calendars for State Fairgrounds’ Got to Be NC Festival, May 29-31

By on May 18, 2009

The Got to Be NC Festival will return to the State Fairgrounds Friday, May 29, through Sunday, May 31. With free admission, free parking, free bluegrass and beach music and free food samples from nearly 100 N.C. companies, it’ll be