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Today’s Topic: Cost-share assistance available to farmers for water resources

By on January 31, 2012

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 discuss cost-share assistance available to farmers to help them develop and conserve water resources. The Soil

Lots of farm activity in Harnett County

By on July 25, 2011

A recent visit to Harnett County turned up a lot of farm activity, from harvesting tobacco and irrigating crops to spraying peanuts. As is often the case in the middle of summer, some fields looked better than others and some crops were