North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services ( NCDACS )


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About North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

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

09/19/2018 - 14:33 NCDA&CS moving into communities to assess damage & assist in recovery
09/11/2018 - 19:23 N.C. Mountain State Fair announces winners in beef and pork cooking contests
09/09/2018 - 18:27 Winners announced in the tomato and trout cooking contests at the N.C. Mountain State Fair
09/05/2018 - 02:47 2018 N.C. Mountain State Fair opens this Friday
09/04/2018 - 12:09 September is N.C. Wine and Grape Month
09/04/2018 - 11:34 Agritourism farms offer family fun this fall
08/29/2018 - 15:18 Ribbon-cutting celebration planned for Sept. 6 for opening of Headwaters State Forest A media tour of Headwaters State Forest will follow the ribbon cutting
08/27/2018 - 11:49 2018 N.C. Mountain State Fair offers more ways to save
08/23/2018 - 12:59 Mountain State Fair's Mountain Music Festival lineup announced
08/17/2018 - 03:16 NCDA&CS declares sweet potato weevil quarantine for Berkeley and Jasper counties in South Carolina
08/14/2018 - 03:47 Troxler hosts 14th annual Food Safety Forum on Thursday
08/13/2018 - 05:54 25th N.C. Mountain State Fair offers new music, attractions and rides
08/10/2018 - 04:11 Farmers, industry leaders and others participate in On Farm Readiness Review Demonstration
08/10/2018 - 02:44 Pony Express deadline approaching for 25th N.C. Mountain State Fair
08/06/2018 - 20:05 Pollinator Field Day to be held Sept. 8 at the Piedmont Research Station in Salisbury
08/06/2018 - 19:20 NCDA&CS issues stop-sale order on tractor hydraulic fluid J303
08/02/2018 - 13:40 Agriculture Commissioner Troxler will participate in National Agriculture Leaders Roundtable Friday
08/02/2018 - 13:38 N.C. Mountain State Fair advance tickets on sale at Ingles stores