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Today’s Topic: Equine infectious anemia found in NC mule

By on August 29, 2017

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The first documented case of equine infectious anemia in North Carolina since 2005 was confirmed recently in a 14-year-old female mule from

Faces in the Field: Dr. Tahseen Aziz, avian pathologist

By on March 13, 2017

When we say that our avian pathologist wrote the book about his field of veterinary pathology, we mean it.  When it comes to diagnosing problems in birds, ducks and other avian species, the book that pathologists reach for is Avian Histopathology. And it

New instrument quickens veterinary diagnostic lab’s services

By on August 15, 2016

The mission of the N.C. Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory System is to assist veterinarians, the animal industry and state residents in diagnosing and responding to animal disease. Thanks to a new state-of-the-art instrument, the lab system will be able to fulfill

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Today’s Topic: NCDA&CS in planning stages for new laboratory complex

By on May 10, 2016

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” In March, North Carolina voters approved the Connect NC bond package. The bond contained $94 million to help the department build a new

Board of Agriculture gets update on proposed laboratory

By on April 15, 2016

Planning has begun for a new facility that would bring five NCDA&CS laboratories into one location, members of the N.C. Board of Agriculture were told at their April 14 meeting. The Connect NC bond package that voters approved in March contained $94

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Q&A about the proposed NCDA&CS laboratory

By on February 17, 2016

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is proposing to construct a new co-located laboratory complex that would replace the following five labs: Veterinary Diagnostic, Food and Drug Protection, Structural Pest Control and Pesticides, Standards, and Motor Fuels. What

Faces in the Field: Jennifer Haugland, DVM

By on April 7, 2014

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

Veterinary labs receive five-year accreditation

By on November 27, 2013

The N.C. Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory System recently received full accreditation for a five-year period by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians after a review of the system’s labs was conducted in September.  The lab system is comprised of Rollins

News Roundup: Nov. 2-8

By on November 8, 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. “Community gardens a growing

NCDA&CS vet labs receive Patriotic Employer award

By on May 11, 2011

Coast Guard reservist Philip Renshaw had been working as a laboratory assistant at the NCDA&CS Rollins Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory less than a month when the Deepwater Horizon offshore oil drill exploded in the Gulf of Mexico last April. Within