Crop Reports for North Carolina a Mixed Bag

North Carolina's Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler says that USDA's final 2011 crop reports show the good and bad of North Carolina's weather woes in 2011.

Corn, cotton and tobacco all took a beeating because of weather and natural disasters, whereas sweet potatoes and peanuts had an excellent year,  soybeans were slightly above average. is dedicated to serving the agricultural industry in the Carolinas and Virginia with the latest ag news, exclusive regional weather station readings, and key crop market information. The website is a companion of the Southern Farm Network, provider of daily agricultural radio programming to the Carolinas since 1974. presents radio programs, interviews and news relevant to crop and livestock production and research throughout the mid-Atlantic agricultural community.