What Is The Plott Hound? North Carolina’s State Dog
The Plott Hound breed of dog was actually developed in the mountains of North Carolina. Learn the history...
Granville County Farmer Fuels Farm With Biodiesel
Instead of petroleum, one Granville County farmer uses homemade biodiesel to run the equipment at his farm, which...
Agriculture Revolves Around the Family Farm
Did you know the vast majority of farms in the United States and here in North Carolina are...
As Food Costs Climb, Farmers’ Profits Sink
Did you realize how little of the amount you pay for fresh meat, dairy products or fruits and...
North Carolina Strawberry Project Aspires to Make Better Berries
The North Carolina Strawberry Project connects plant breeding experts with culinary authorities to strengthen North Carolina's strawberry market.
Cotton of the Carolinas
Cotton of the Carolinas is a collaboration of farmers and manufacturers dedicated to growing, making and selling T-shirts...
Gwynn Valley Camp Cultivates Children’s Farm Understanding
Scores of children have experienced what it’s like to milk a cow, pick fresh string beans and lettuce...
Great Garlic & Ravishing Ramps
Learn how to grow garlic in your home garden, as well as where to find ramps – wild leeks...
Tasty Truffles: More Than Just a Mushroom
More than just a mushroom, truffles have been gaining popularity among the gourmet sector for years, and now...
N.C. Military Helping Farmers in Iraq
When Wake County Farm Bureau Member 1st Lt. John Burt joined the U.S. Army 10 years ago, he...