NC Primary Narrows Ag Commissioner Race to Two

North Carolina's incumbent Ag Commissioner, Steve Troxler won the state Republican primary on Tuesday handily over Bill McManus, and will be on the ticket for a third term in November.

On the Democratic side, Walter Smith won over Scott Bryant by a narrow margin to appear on November's North Carolina general election ballot.

2012 is an off-cycle election year for South Carolina. 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.