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Sweet Potato Eggnog

Recipe: Sweet Potato Eggnog

By on December 6, 2018

There’s no better way to prepare for a cold weekend in the Carolinas like with a perfect cup of eggnog. While you’re preparing for the winter weather and making the last-minute bread and milk run, be sure to grab these

News Roundup

News Roundup: Oct: 15-21

By on October 21, 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. Following is a selection of stories related to Hurricane Matthew and the start of the

Today's Topic

Today’s Topic: NC restaurants celebrating Sweet Potato Month with special dishes

By on February 10, 2015

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” February is Sweet Potato Month in North Carolina, and restaurants across the state are part of the celebration. About 50 restaurants across

News Roundup: Oct. 25-31

By on October 31, 2014

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. “Onslow County Beekeepers Association

News Roundup: Oct. 11-17

By on October 17, 2014

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. “Pig farms rebound from

Farmers markets offer apples, grapes and more this September

By on September 5, 2014

September offers a great opportunity to enjoy both late-summer and early-fall produce at local farmers markets. The state-operated farmers markets in Asheville, Charlotte, Colfax and Raleigh offer a large selection of fresh produce for school lunches, meats and cheeses for

News Roundup: Dec. 14-20

By on December 20, 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. “Taming the dangerous –

News Roundup: November 6-12

By on November 12, 2010

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. “BRAC plans seek farm,

In the Kitchen: Local Dish

By on April 8, 2009

In this week’s edition of In the Kitchen, WRAL reporter Valonda Calloway teams up with John Toler, chef and owner of Bloomsbury Bistro. Located in Raleigh at Five Points, Chef Toler’s restaurant frequently uses locally grown N.C. products in its