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Shipley Farms Beef – A Century of Family Farming

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This North Carolina Century Farm has a rich heritage and a bright future. Hear the story of this family farm told by the three generations who have launched a new direct to consumer beef operation. This video was produced in memory of Robert G. Shipley Sr. who passed away less than a week after this interview. Jennifer is a North ... Read More »

The Independence of a Family Farm

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I love wide open spaces, North Carolina places and meeting new faces – so I jumped at that chance to make the trip to Lazy O Farm in Johnston County, NC. Tami and David Thompson were kind enough to invite us for a visit at the same time as Laura Rogers from the North Carolina Soybean Producers Association. Laura stops in ... Read More »

Making Ice Cream at Simply Natural Creamery

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Regardless of the temperatures across the Old North State, it’s always ice cream season! Have you ever been to a creamery to see how your favorite flavor is made? Watch this video to learn how this North Carolina creamery makes their ice cream and delighting their customers one scoop at a time. Read More »

Strawberry farm provides hands-on ag education – Strawberry City

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Kids love NC Strawberries, but what do they know about how they are grown? Brent and Sue Leggett run Strawberry City in Nashville, NC, and work closely with local school groups to provide a hands-on ag education experience with a very sweet reward. Read More »

Do Your GMO Homework

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“Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful and most noble employment of man.” George Washington Get ready because this is a hot topic and goodness knows people have opinions. Truth – I hadn’t formed my stance – then I did some research and went looking for solid science. Okay, let’s go ahead and get the disclaimers out of the way. ... Read More »

Meet the farm family behind Simply Natural Creamery

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Ever wonder who the farmers are behind the dairy products you love? Meet Neil Moye from Simply Natural Dairy from Ormondsville, NC and learn about his family dairy and creamery operation and how they care for the cows that help produce the milk and ice cream we all enjoy. Read More »

Learning at Farm Animal Days

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Dr. Todd See, Head of Animal Science, NCSU, highlights the many ways students, parents and teachers learned about animal agriculture at the 2015 Farm Animal Days. This hands-on experience is a highlight for many local schools and families. Make plans to join us again next year! Other Videos from 2015 Farm Animal Days Read More »

What do NCSU vets think consumers should know?

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NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine’s Dr. Barrett D. Slenning discusses his work with farmers and clients up and down the food chain to help them provide what society needs. Learn more about the use of antimicrobials in livestock in this video interview. Read More »

How do NCSU vets help ensure safe milk & foods?

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NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine’s Dr. Derek Foster discusses his work with both students and farmers to help ensure the health of all livestock, making sure they are producing safe and wholesome milk and foods. Check out this interview to learn more! Read More »