NC Ag Commissioner Promotes National Ag Week

This is National Ag Week, with Thursday, March 8th being National Ag Day.  national Ag Day focuses on raising awareness of the importance and abundance of agriculture in America. 

North Carolina is a changing state, and our population has become less rural, and each generation is further removed from farming.  So, educational efforts about ag's contributions will continue to be more and more important, espeically as we see big changes in the makeup of the legislture. 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.