NC Sweet Potatoes

The North Carolina Sweet Potato Commission recently updated NC Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler on a marketing trip to Europe.  Recent efforts have focused on Scandinavian countries where exports of NC-grown sweet potatoes continues to grow.  Norway has seen an increase in sweet potato sales of 3,000 percent, 470 percent in Finland and 839 percent in Sweden.

A native of the Texas Panhandle, Rhonda was born and raised on a cotton farm where she saw cotton farming evolve from ditch irrigation to center pivot irrigation and harvest trailers to modules. After graduating from Texas Tech University, she got her start in radio with KGNC News Talk 710 in Amarillo, Texas.