Two Ag Research Centers in NC Turn 100 this Year

North Carolina's Ag Commissioner Steve Troxler says that September is a notable month for the Research Stations Division at the NCDA, two research stations are celebrating their 100th anniversaries.

The Oxford Tobacco Research Station in Oxford and the Tidewater research Station in Plymouth have both reached the century mark.  These two make five over the century mark in the state,. 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.