Jones County

News Roundup: March 12-18

News Roundup: March 12-18

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. “Police urge you to keep an eye out for farmers on the roads,”¬†WNCT: The Jones County Sheriff is urging drivers to be more cautious with warmer weather approaching because more […]

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Jones and Onslow counties get USDA disaster designation

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Jones and Onslow counties as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by excessive rain and flooding that began July 3 and continues. Farmers and ranchers in Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Lenoir and Pender counties also qualify for natural disaster assistance because their counties are contiguous. […]

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