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Waterfalls are beautiful to see, but can be deadly to play on. Follow these 8 waterfall safety tips.

By on July 2, 2018

In 2016, Transylvania County experienced six waterfall fatalities, prompting the creation of a waterfall safety campaign by the Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority. The campaign kicked off last year in conjunction with local leadership at Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State

A time for networking and learning

By on January 23, 2015

This time of year is typically a little slower on the farm. It’s a time for repairing equipment and prepping for the upcoming planting season. It’s also the time of year when commodity groups and other ag organization have annual

Nature’s Grinch: Balsam woolly adelgid bullies N.C. Christmas trees

By on December 4, 2013

The N.C. Fraser fir is the most popular Christmas tree around. It has been dubbed the “Nation’s Best” by the National Christmas Tree Association and has been selected as the official White House Christmas tree more than any other tree.

News Roundup: Feb. 12-18

By on February 18, 2011

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. “In a time of