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The value of farmland goes beyond money, study suggests

By on April 24, 2009

For several years now, Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler has been pushing for the preservation of farmland in North Carolina, saying that its value goes beyond dollars and cents. A study released by UNC-Asheville suggests he’s right. The Farmland Values Project

Today’s Topic: N.C. Museum of History photo exhibition

By on April 21, 2009

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with the Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” This week, Rhonda and Commissioner Troxler discuss “On Earth’s Furrowed Brow,” an agricultural photo exhibition open now at the N.C. Museum

News Roundup

By on April 17, 2009

Each week we’ll round up the latest N.C. agriculture 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. “Johnson Farm Festival kicks

News Roundup

By on March 13, 2009

Each week we’ll round up the latest N.C. agriculture 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. “State stops trucks on

News Roundup

By on March 6, 2009

Each week we’ll round up the latest N.C. agriculture 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. “Saving farmland,” Winston-Salem Journal: