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News Roundup: Aug. 29 – Sept. 4

News Roundup: Aug. 29 – Sept. 4

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. “NC wages battle against ginseng poachers ,” Charlotte Observer: North Carolina officials are continuing their fight against repeat poachers as the ginseng harvest season begins. The demand for wild ginseng […]

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News Roundup: Aug. 22-28

News Roundup: Aug. 22-28

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. “Ag Commissioner Troxler joins N.C. Forest Service to celebrate 100 years of service,” Jones + Blount: The N.C. Forest Service celebrated its 100th anniversary Tuesday at Clemmons Educational State Forest […]

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News Roundup: Aug. 15-21

News Roundup: Aug. 15-21

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. “Looking for Holes in Biosecurity in AI Preparations,”  Southern Farm Network: (Audio) At Tuesday’s 11th annual Food Safety Forum, […]

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News Roundup: Aug. 8-14

News Roundup: Aug. 8-14

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. “N.C. Farm School: Seven-month program helping to produce a new generation of farmers,” Salisbury Post: Rolling pastures, grazing cattle, tobacco […]

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News Roundup: Aug. 1-7

News Roundup: Aug. 1-7

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. “Poultry shows halted in N.C. as state prepares for bird flu,” Winston-Salem Journal: Chase Yoder makes faces with his […]

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Today’s Topic: NC preparing for possibility of avian flu

Today’s Topic: NC preparing for possibility of avian flu

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Highly pathogenic avian influenza hasn’t hit North Carolina, but the NCDA&CS is preparing for the possibility it will affect the state this fall when waterfowl from Canada migrate south along the East Coast. One of the things […]

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News Roundup: July 25-31

News Roundup: July 25-31

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 is preparing for possible avian influenza outbreak, Tryon Daily Bulletin: State Veterinarian Doug Meckes announced additional precautions that […]

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News Roundup: July 18-24

News Roundup: July 18-24

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. “Tri-Hishtil facility takes shape in Mills River,” Hendersonville Times-News: Tri-Hishtil, a plant-grafting operation in Mills River currently under construction […]

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News Roundup: June 27 – July 2

News Roundup: June 27 – July 2

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. “Sally Elliott: Cultivating a fertile future for N.C. farmers,” Winston-Salem Journal: Agriculture is still big business for North Carolina, […]

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News Roundup: June 20-26

News Roundup: June 20-26

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. “NC suspends bird shows amid avian flu fears,” Gaston Gazette: The threat of highly pathogenic avian influenza has led […]

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News Roundup: June 13-19

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. “N.C. Wine Summit held in Greensboro,” Greensboro News & Record: On Tuesday, nearly 60 grape growers, winemakers, and industry […]

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News Roundup: June 6 – 12

News Roundup: June 6 – 12

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. “For Bakers And Restaurants, Egg Supply Is Getting Ugly,” WUNC: Tony Lordi sighs as he reaches into the pocket […]

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