Visit NC Farms App

November 5, 2020

The Visit NC Farms app, which connects families to local farms and foodways, continues to expand across North Carolina. New...

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NC Pecan Growers Expect Plentiful Crop

October 21, 2020

After several years of weather-related setbacks, NC pecan growers are reporting a strong crop. That is welcome news for farmers...

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October Outlook For NC Produce

October 7, 2020

October Outlook For NC Produce. October is here, and in the northern hemisphere, that often means the days are flush...

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Agritourism Farms Take Precautions During Fall Season

October 7, 2020

Agritourism Farms Take Precautions During Fall Season. With fall’s arrival, many families will be looking to visit local farms for...

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Increasing Meat Production and Capacity Grant Program

October 6, 2020

Commissioner of Agriculture Steve Troxler is pleased to announce the creation of the Increasing Meat Production Efficiency and Capacity (IMPEC)...

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Organic Certification Cost-Share Assistance

October 6, 2020

NCD&CS Offers Organic Certification Cost-share Assistance. Organic growers in North Carolina can apply for partial reimbursement of the cost of...

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COVID-19 Assistance For Farmers Market Operators And Local Food Hubs

October 2, 2020

Farmers Markets & Local Food Hubs Assistance. Farmers markets operators and local food hubs can apply for assistance through the...

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$2 Million In Funds For Dairy Assistance Due To COVID-19 Losses

September 25, 2020

$2 million in funds for dairy assistance due to COVID-19 losses - Grade A dairy fluid milk producers in North...

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Taste of the Fair Recipe Competition

September 21, 2020

Taste of the Fair Recipe Contest.  With the cancellation of state fairs across the Southeast this year, we invite you...

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Order Your Cooking With The Chefs Box

September 2, 2020

New program - Order Your Cooking with the Chefs Box! While the annual N.C. Seafood Festival will not be held...

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North Carolina Produce Avialability

September 2, 2020

North Carolina produce availability, this time of year you hear a lot about Cole and Cruciferous vegetables.  They are vegetables...

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Assistance Planning Your Farm Experiences

September 2, 2020

Are you looking for assistance planning your farm experiences? Is your farm offering virtual learning, small group tours, a drive-through...

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