LATEST NEWS FROM North Carolina

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16:44PM Feb 13, 2020

Young Swine Enthusiasts Headed to Raleigh for Leadership Development

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

Registration deadline is coming up soon on Feb. 19 for the National Junior Swine Association's National Youth Leadership Conference in Raleigh, N.C.

14:30PM Feb 03, 2020

North Carolina Pork Industry Waits on 4th Circuit Ruling

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

The waiting game continues for the North Carolina pork industry as the three judges for the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Va., now have 90 days to

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15:15PM Jan 29, 2020

Appeal Begins Friday in North Carolina Nuisance Trials

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

North Carolina farmers will be watching how the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit listens to, discusses and decides the first nuisance case against Murphy-Brown, a subsidiary of

17:35PM Sep 05, 2019

Carolina braces for Dorian rain

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Crops in Florida were spared but Hurricane Dorian was still poised to dump big rains in coastal regions of the Carolinas on Sept. 5-6.

12:04PM Aug 23, 2019

Sweet potatoes leading in export growth

Cristin Shepard
AgWeb Contributor

Global sweet potato promotion is growing southern U.S. sweet potato exports.

16:33PM Jun 20, 2019

PACA: Southern Produce Distributors owes $3.49 million

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

The USDA has filed an administrative complaint against sweet potato company Southern Produce Distributors, Faison, N.C., alleging the company failed to pay $3.49 million to produce sellers.

15:23PM May 31, 2019

N.C. Delays New Swine Industry Water Regs

Sara Brown
Livestock and Production Editor

North Carolina’s new water quality requirements for large hog farms will not take effect this year as intended under the state Senate’s proposed budget plan. A one-year delay is needed