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Today’s Topic for taping to air Aug. 18: Latest NASS crop production estimates for North Carolina

By on August 18, 2020

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Mike Davis to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The National Agricultural Statistics Service recently released updated crop production estimates. In it, corn and soybeans are up and cotton and tobacco

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Today’s Topic: Census of Horticulture surveys are due by Feb. 5

By on January 20, 2015

  Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” As a follow-up to the 2012 U.S. Census of Agriculture, this winter the USDA is conducting a specialized census focused on

U.S. Census of Horticulture arriving in mailboxes this winter

By on December 16, 2014

As millions of Americans venture out to purchase fresh-cut Christmas trees and poinsettias this month, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service is gearing up to survey the producers of those cherished holiday traditions. NASS is conducting the

Faces in the Field: Dee Webb, agricultural statistician

By on July 22, 2013

We have a diverse workforce here at the NCDA&CS that focuses on consumer protection, food safety, agricultural marketing, accuracy of weights and measures, plant conservation, livestock protection … and more. Through our Faces in the Field series, we’ll talk to

Today’s Topic: Troxler encourages N.C. farmers to take part in 2012 Census of Agriculture

By on December 18, 2012

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service is getting ready to conduct the 2012 Census of Agriculture, a complete count of U.S. farms,

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

Today’s Topic: Proposed reorganization of NASS could harm N.C.

By on December 27, 2011

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The N.C. Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service will be closed if a proposal recently approved by USDA Secretary Tom