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News Roundup: Nov. 22-26

By on November 28, 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. “State aims to get

Today’s Topic: NC farmers say they will plant more soybeans, less corn this year

By on April 8, 2014

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” North Carolina farmers indicate they will plant more acres of soybeans and fewer acres of corn this year, according to the USDA

Today’s Topic: Wet weather having an impact on N.C. crops

By on July 9, 2013

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” It has been a wet several weeks in North Carolina, and the weather is having an impact on crops. In some areas

Today’s Topic: June acreage report shows record harvest of winter wheat

By on July 2, 2013

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The USDA issued its latest crop acreage report for North Carolina on June 28, and the big news is winter wheat acreage.

Today’s Topic: N.C. farmers say they’ll plant more corn, tobacco, wheat this year

By on April 2, 2013

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” USDA released its 2013 Prospective Plantings report March 28, and North Carolina farmers have indicated they intend to plant more corn, wheat

June acreage report signals more plantings of peanuts, soybeans, wheat

By on June 29, 2012

N.C. farmers planted a record 860,000 acres of winter wheat this year and expect to harvest 770,000 acres, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s June Acreage Report. Acreage for peanuts and soybeans also is forecast to higher this year,

Farmers planting more acres of cotton, sweet potatoes, tobacco this year

By on June 30, 2011

North Carolina farmers are planting more acres of cotton, tobacco, sweet potatoes and winter wheat this year, but fewer acres of corn, peanuts and soybeans, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s June Acreage Report. Cotton growers intend to plant