North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services ( 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

06/01/2018 - 09:55 Elm City band takes first place in the Got to Be NC Festival Carolina Bluegrass Battle
06/01/2018 - 07:12 2018 N.C. State Fair Youth Livestock Scholarship recipients announced
05/31/2018 - 09:02 NCDA&CS to treat gypsy moth infestation
05/30/2018 - 08:41 State Farmers Market to host Crawfish Day
05/24/2018 - 10:24 Troxler names Stewart NCDA&CS assistant commissioner of agricultural services
05/24/2018 - 08:38 Board of Agriculture to meet May 31 in Raleigh
05/18/2018 - 16:39 Asheville company recalls kratom powder after tests by NCDA&CS show presence of Salmonella
05/18/2018 - 15:58 Virginia company recalls kratom powder after tests by NCDA&CS show presence of Salmonella
05/17/2018 - 16:44 Got to Be NC Festival opens Friday at noon
05/17/2018 - 11:49 NCDA&CS to host export seminar in Greensboro
05/14/2018 - 13:11 NCDA&CS expects good blueberry crop through July
05/10/2018 - 09:15 North Carolina Sentinel Landscapes Committee to hold public meeting on May 15
05/01/2018 - 13:58 N.C. Tomato Growers Association offering scholarship
04/30/2018 - 15:08 Troxler encourages horse owners to vaccinate against
04/27/2018 - 14:11 Piedmont Triad Farmers Market to host strawberry recipe contest
04/27/2018 - 11:00 Advice on managing fertility in centipede grass
04/26/2018 - 08:26 Summer is a great time to visit local agritourism farms
04/26/2018 - 08:13 State Farmers Market searching for Triangle's best strawberry dessert Contest part of annual Strawberry Day celebration May 3