Farmer And Grower Assistance

March 31, 2020

To our North Carolina growers, we are here to provide assistance. Farmers have seen disruptions in their normal distribution during this...

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Cooking For The Troops

September 5, 2019

Travis Myers, Executive Chef of Willow's Bistro in Winston-Salem and the NCRLA Chef of the Year, led his team of...

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Artisan Food Fairs

August 28, 2019

The NC Specialty Foods Association’s Artisan Food Fairs have become popular food and drink events at three of the State-owned...

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On The Road With Got To Be NC

August 13, 2019

During the Month of June, the Department of Agriculture participated in one of the largest healthy lifestyle awareness events in...

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Dudes For Dames

June 6, 2019

Les Dames d’Escoffier North Carolina is a non-profit organization, made up of female leaders in the food, beverage and hospitality...

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Got To Be NC Members Highlighted in Chicago

June 6, 2019

The NCDA hosted the Got To Be NC Pavilion for members at the 100th annual National Restaurant Association Food Show...

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Got To Be NC Holds Marketing Workshop For Licensed Meat Handlers

April 9, 2019

Over 50 North Carolina licensed meat handlers, exempt poultry processors and supporters of small farm meat producers attended a marketing...

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NCDA Creates Culinary Ambassador Team

December 28, 2018

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture’s mission is to develop and expand markets through domestic and international channels for North...

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NCDA Culinary Ambassadors serve as guest chefs to military bases

December 16, 2018

The Got To Be NC Guest Chef Program at some of North Carolina’s military bases showcases our state’s two largest...

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NCDA Bolsters the Message “Buy NC!”

November 12, 2018

One of our core objectives within the marketing division is to engage and educate consumers about North Carolina products, and...

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Artisan Food Fair bringing people closer through snacks and sweets

July 31, 2018

Got To Be NC and The North Carolina Specialty Foods Association partnered to create pop-up events called Artisan Food Fairs,...

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