Viewing: nasda

FSMA Files: Implementation and next steps

By on April 6, 2015

The Food Safety Modernization Act was signed into law in January 2011. This act represents significant and historic change in food regulation and addresses every aspect of food production from farm to fork. Assistant Commissioner Joe Reardon will address FSMA

Vanderbilt descendents join distinguished group

By on September 13, 2013

On Wednesday night, Agriculture Commissioner presented the Cecil and Pickering families with a sign that designates their property as a North Carolina Century Farm. They are now part of the distinguished group of about 1,700 families across the state who

Today’s Topic: NASDA’s annual meeting taking place in North Carolina

By on September 10, 2013

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” State agriculture commissioners, secretaries and directors from across the U.S. have converged on North Carolina this week for their annual meeting. Commissioner

Today’s Topic: Troxler attends NASDA annual meeting

By on September 18, 2012

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Rhonda caught up with Commissioner Troxler at the annual meeting of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture, which was taking

Today’s Topic: SASDA seeks immigration reform

By on July 10, 2012

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision to overturn parts of Arizona’s immigration law has brought the issue of foreign agricultural labor back

Today’s Topic: Recapping the Ag Development Forum and previewing NASDA’s winter meeting

By on February 7, 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 recap the seventh annual Ag Development Forum and discuss the winter meeting of the National Association

NCDA&CS attorney honored by national agriculture association

By on September 30, 2011

Ray Starling, NCDA&CS general counsel, has been recognized by the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture for outstanding contributions to agriculture. Starling is one of three employees from agriculture departments across the country who were recognized at NASDA’s annual

Today’s Topic: NASDA sets priorities for 2012 farm bill

By on September 27, 2011

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Commissioner Troxler recently attended the annual meeting of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture. Members voted to focus NASDA’s efforts

Today’s Topic: North Carolina will host SASDA meeting

By on June 7, 2011

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” State commissioners and secretaries of agriculture from across the South will be in North Carolina next week for the annual meeting of

Today’s Topic: Whole-farm GAP certification

By on September 28, 2010

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with the Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” This week, Mike Davis fills in for Rhonda and talks with Commissioner Troxler about an action item that came out of