Animals and Livestock
North Carolina Farms Offer Healthy, Fresh and Local
North Carolina farms reconnect with customers to offer produce and meats.
Egg Sustainability Sunny Side Up
The U.S. egg industry is breaking through the shell in terms of sustainability.
Farmers Manage Deer
The North Carolina Farmers Manage Deer program helps reduce crop loss, diversify farm income and foster sustainable community...
15 Common Misconceptions About Agriculture
Clarifying 15 common misconceptions about agriculture, including myths about ethanol, organic foods, corporate farms, livestock and crop production.
Choose Chocolate for Easter
Choose chocolate bunnies and chicks over live ones for Easter this year.
What Do You Call a Baby Turkey?
It’s easy to call a baby turkey by the same name as a baby chicken. But a baby...
North Carolina’s Zoo Camp Inspires Next Generation of Veterinarians
The North Carolina Zoo holds four zoo camps annually, giving hands-on experience to aspiring veterinarians.
What Is The Plott Hound? North Carolina’s State Dog
The Plott Hound breed of dog was actually developed in the mountains of North Carolina. Learn the history...
Milk: It Does North Carolina Good
Rolling green pastures dotted with cows, and silos set against a glowing sunset – both scenes are slowly...
Shetland Sheep Wool Provides Shear Delight
Meet a North Carolina farmer who raises Shetland sheep, wool-bearers that are one of the smallest of the...