Taylor Parrish

Promoting Local Products in Charlotte

Promoting Local Products in Charlotte

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Amie Newsome, Market Manager of the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the...

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Making a splash in N.C. Agriculture

Making a splash in N.C. Agriculture

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. John Aydlett, Seafood Marketing Specialist with our Marketing Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the...

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Consumer safety is first priority in agriculture

Consumer safety is first priority in agriculture

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Shelia Hall, Administrative Specialist with our Meat and Poultry Inspection Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each...

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Changing the world in a blue corduroy jacket

Changing the world in a blue corduroy jacket

The North Carolina FFA Association has been a staple in the agriculture community for many years. Most often known for raising the next generation of future agriculture industry leaders and recognized by the famous blue corduroy jacket, FFA members take pride each...

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A heart for animals and agriculture

A heart for animals and agriculture

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Lisa Preslar, Animal Health Technician with our Veterinary Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the...

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N.C. Agriculture is an international endeavor

N.C. Agriculture is an international endeavor

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Zach Mussler, International Marketing Specialist with our Marketing Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here...

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Running on four hooves and an agriculture dream

Running on four hooves and an agriculture dream

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Will Thompson, Livestock Marketing Specialist, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the blog or any of our social media accounts and join us in honoring those who continue to drive […]

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N.C. products are a local catch

Agriculture is integrated in every aspect of our lives, from food to clothing and even sports. Our Got To Be NC team capitalizes on this widespread view of agriculture every year by partnering with local baseball teams to market and promote local products. “Since 2007, local baseball sponsorships have been a part of the Got […]

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Monitoring food and ensuring consumer safety

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Lucy Love, Produce Safety Specialist with our Food and Drug Protection Division, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the blog or any of our social media accounts and join us […]

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A career above ground: Working with trees in N.C.

We Are Agriculture is a year-long series that will highlight the hard-work done by employees across the Department of Agriculture. Bobby Smith, Tree Improvement Supervisor in the eastern part of the state with our N.C. Forest Service, is one of those employees. Stay tuned each Wednesday here on the blog or any of our social […]

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