N.C. Foundation for Soil and Water Conservation

Today’s Topic: 75th anniversary of soil and water conservation

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” 2012 marks the 75th anniversary of soil and water conservation in the U.S. and North Carolina. In fact, Anson County native Hugh Hammond Bennett was known as the nation’s father of soil and water conservation. Today, there […]

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Today’s Topic: Strategic plan for ag water resources released

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Last week, a strategic plan was released that focuses on helping North Carolina agriculture remain strong and productive amid greater competition for water resources. North Carolina is a growing state, and as more people and businesses locate […]

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Today’s Topic: Sixth annual Ag Forum scheduled for Feb. 3

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” If it’s winter, it’s time for the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ annual Ag Development Forum. The sixth annual forum is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 3, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the State […]

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