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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

Picture This: 2009 Got to Be NC Festival

By on June 1, 2009

We had a great time this weekend at the ’09 Got to Be NC Festival at the State Fairgrounds. There really was a little bit of everything for everybody, whether you were looking for Harleys, antique tractors, N.C. barbeque, deep

News Roundup

By on May 29, 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. “NCDA&CS launches informational Web

Faces in the Field: Matt Tunnell explains the Best Dish

By on May 27, 2009

We have a diverse workforce here at the NCDA&CS that focuses on consumer protection, food safety, marketing, accuracy of weights and measures, plant conservation, livestock protection…and more. Once a month, we’ll talk to one of our employees and hopefully provide

Today’s Topic: Got to Be NC Agriculture Festival

By on May 26, 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 the upcoming Got to Be NC Festival at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. The

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

The Big Cart and the Stanley Cup make a good couple

By on May 21, 2009

As the Carolina Hurricanes make a run at another Stanley Cup title, it brings to mind the 2006 championship season when the world’s oldest sporting trophy met the world’s largest shopping cart (aka “The Big Cart”). The Big Cart is a

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