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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

News Roundup: March 16-22

By on March 22, 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. “Halifax County snares lumber

News Roundup: May 12-18

By on May 18, 2012

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. “Headed to the Got

Today’s Topic: Got to Be NC Festival takes place May 18-20 at State Fairgrounds

By on May 15, 2012

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The fifth annual Got to Be NC Festival is set for May 18-20 at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. The event celebrates

News Roundup: May 21-27

By on May 27, 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. “‘Got to be NC’

Got to Be NC Festival wraps up another great year

By on May 26, 2011

An estimated 85,000 people attended the 2011 Got to Be NC Festival, May 20-22, at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. Sponsored by the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, the free event featured more than 1,000 pieces of antique

News Roundup: May 14-20

By on May 20, 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. “Got to Be NC

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

Photos from the Field: Tractor pull

By on May 2, 2011

There’s nothing quite like seeing the ingenuity it takes to modify a tractor for a tractor pull. Even if you’ve never seen a pull, you’ve probably heard the engines revving from the Rand Grandstand during the N.C. State Fair. Motorized

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