North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services ( NCDACS )

NCDACS

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The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' divisions have responsibilities in regulatory and service areas covering agronomy; animal health; weights and measures; gas and oil inspection; crop and livestock statistics; USDA commodity distribution; state farm operations; food, drug and cosmetic testing for purity; agricultural marketing and promotion; agricultural marketing grading; international agricultural crop and livestock marketing; operation of the North Carolina State Fair and North Carolina Mountain State Fair; operation of four state farmers markets; research station operations; seed and fertilizer inspection; nursery and plant pest eradication activities; regulation of the structural pest control industry; agricultural environmental issues; soil and water conservation; forest management and protection; state and federal agricultural legislation; and agricultural economic analysis.

NCDACS press release, blog etc

02/16/2018 - 13:57 NCDA&CS schedules a public meeting March 1 in Westfield on proposed gypsy moth treatments
02/15/2018 - 12:56 NCDA&CS schedules a public meeting Feb. 28 in Pilot Mountain on proposed gypsy moth treatments
02/13/2018 - 13:21 NCDA&CS schedules a public meeting Feb. 21 in Bullock on proposed gypsy moth treatments
02/13/2018 - 12:58 Cultured Seafood Festival set for New Bern
02/05/2018 - 15:05 Whaley named NCDA&CS regional agronomist to serve Southeastern Coastal Plain
02/05/2018 - 13:44 New NCDA&CS regional agronomist to serve nine northern Piedmont counties
02/05/2018 - 10:07 Farms welcome visitors with spring agritourism events
02/02/2018 - 14:12 NCDA&CS schedules a public meeting Feb. 14 in Walnut Cove on proposed gypsy moth treatments
02/02/2018 - 12:16 NCDA&CS schedules a public meeting Feb. 13 in Mt. Airy on proposed gypsy moth treatments
02/01/2018 - 12:57 Scott Farms named 2018 N.C. Exporter of the Year
01/29/2018 - 15:02 NCDA&CS to host farmers market workshop
01/10/2018 - 11:35 Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund and Seymour Johnson AFB partnership provides conservation easement to landowners
12/22/2017 - 13:38 N.C. Bioenergy Research Initiative announces 2017-2018 grant recipients
12/12/2017 - 23:13 Board of Agriculture will meet Dec. 19 via conference call
12/12/2017 - 07:49 Troxler announces new Public Affairs director
12/08/2017 - 11:41 Local schools win in apple-focused NC Crunch Contest
12/04/2017 - 09:22 Registration is open for annual NCDA&CS Food Business Conference on Feb. 14 Early-bird registration deadline is
11/30/2017 - 11:11 Quarantine area for imported fire ant expanding to include Warren County