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NCDA&CS hopes to reduce flooding with $38 million allocated for new program

By on February 14, 2022

It may be an exaggeration to say Mitch Miller is dreaming of how to spend some of the $38 million appropriated in the latest state budget to help reduce flooding in North Carolina. The exaggeration would only be slight though.

News Roundup

News Roundup: Jan. 9-15

By on January 15, 2016

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. “State lifts ban after avian flu outbreak last year,” Shelby Star: The suspension of live

Today's Topic

Today’s Topic: Resource Conservation Workshop

By on June 16, 2015

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Each year, about 100 students from across North Carolina include the Resource Conservation Workshop in their summer plans. This year’s workshop takes place June 21-26

World Wetlands Day: N.C. Wetlands are Wonderful

By on February 2, 2013

Today is World Wetlands Day, celebrating the important role of wetlands in our environment. Last year’s theme for N.C. Soil and Water Conservation Districts’ education contests was Wetlands are Wonderful. Students from across the state took part in learning about

Soil and water competition earns Enloe students $15,000 in scholarships

By on August 30, 2012

North Carolina’s State Champion Envirothon team from Enloe High School in Raleigh clinched third place at the 2012 Canon Envirothon, a week-long environmental education competition held last month at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Penn., and sponsored by Canon USA Inc.