Events Added to the 5th Annual Got to Be NC Festival

2012 marks the 5th annual Got to Be NC Festisval that gets underway at noon Friday at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh.  NC Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler says the event is a fun way to celebrate the state's ag heritage, and to educate the non-farming public about agriculture. 

In the Exposition Building North Carolina foods and drinks will be showcased all three days, and on Friday there will be a cook book signing by several NC cook book authors.

The Festival runs through Sunday.  For more information visit 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.