Livestock Hall of Fame

Today’s Topic:

Today’s Topic:

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Mike Davis to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Each year, the N.C. State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame inducts new members in different categories. This year, six were inducted under the Swine, Horse, Supporters and Commissioner’s Meritorious categories. They are Frank Hollowell of Hurdle Mills, […]

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News Roundup: Oct. 21 – 27

News Roundup: Oct. 21 – 27

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. “150th State Fair is in the books,” North State Journal: The N.C. State Fair finished its 11-day run on Sunday with the fourth highest visitor total in its 150-year history […]

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Two inducted into N.C. Mountain State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame

Two inducted into N.C. Mountain State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler inducted two new members into the N.C. Mountain State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame on Friday during opening day of the 2015 fair. Betty Reeves and Dr. Beverly Hargus were recognized for their longtime support of the livestock shows at the annual 10-day fair. “The N.C. Mountain State Fair Livestock Hall […]

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Three inducted into N.C. State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler inducted three new members into the N.C. State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame Sunday, Oct. 14, at the State Fairgrounds. The 2012 inductees were Major Bond of Hickory, Charles Myron McCoy of Cove City and Edwin Bruce Shankle II of Polkton. All honorees received a plaque and pin, and will be […]

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News Roundup: Sept. 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. “Agricultural experts seek immigration reform,” Charlotte Observer: A North Carolina agriculture official joined growers from other states Wednesday in […]

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N.C. State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame inducts three new members

Kenneth E. Vaughn Dr. John C. Wilk Joyce Wilson General Supporters General Supporters Horses Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler inducted three longtime livestock supporters into the N.C. State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame Sunday, Oct. 16, at the State Fairgrounds. Inductees were Kenneth E. Vaughn of Statesville, Dr. John C. Wilk of Raleigh and Joyce Wilson […]

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Livestock Hall of Fame inducts three new members

On Sunday, three new members were inducted into the State Fair Livestock Hall of Fame for their contribution to the North Carolina’s livestock industry and the State Fair livestock shows. The enshrinement ceremony was held in the Livestock Hall of Fame Room in the Jim Graham Building during the N.C. State Fair. Honorees came from […]

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