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Today’s Topic: Vaccinate horses for EEE, West Nile Virus

By on June 11, 2019

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Mike Davis to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The number of rabies cases in livestock is on the rise this year and we haven’t even reached peak season. We have

News Roundup

News Roundup: Sept. 16-22

By on September 22, 2017

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. “Group dedicated to making stevia a viable Southeast cash crop,” Southeast Farm Press: As it

News Roundup

News Roundup: Aug. 19-25

By on August 25, 2017

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. “Western North Carolina blogger tour connects farm to grocery store,” Fresh Plaza: The N.C. Department

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Today’s Topic: NC preparing for possibility of avian flu

By on August 4, 2015

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Highly pathogenic avian influenza hasn’t hit North Carolina, but the NCDA&CS is preparing for the possibility it will affect the state this