Yadkin County tobacco grower attends NC State Tobacco Short Course

Yadkin County tobacco grower attends NC State Tobacco Short Course

Ben Hobson, a Yadkin County young farmer, participated with 45 other tobacco farmers and industry representatives recently in the 2017 NC State Tobacc...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Horse industry promotion assessment March 8

The North Carolina Horse Council will hold an equine referendum to extend the Horse Industry Promotion Assessment which was first authorized in 1999. ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau offers scholarship for ag students

The Yadkin group of North Carolina Farm Bureau has announced it will be offering scholarships for agricultural students.“I am pleased that Yadki...

February 8th, 2017 |  


NC Corn Grower Association referendum Feb. 22

February 22 is the date when corn growers will vote on continuation of the self-assessment program for six years. The Board of Directors of the Corn G...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

YADKINVILLE — During the recent Annual Meeting of Yadkin County Farm Bureau area farm leaders were recognized. The organization awards three ser...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Grants available for agricultural projects

Supporting the agricultural industry, impacting rural communities and stimulating economic development are key objectives for the 2017 NC Tobacco Trus...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Corn growers association of N.C. referendum

RALEIGH — February 22 is the date when corn growers will vote on continuation of the self assessment program for six years. The Board of Directo...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Drought management for livestock producers

In many areas of Yadkin and Davie counties, the lack of rainfall has caused pastures to stop growing and the winter feed supply is being used up daily...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County FSA acreage reporting dates for 2017

Yadkin County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Kathy Dudley announced that producers who file accurate and timely reports for all cro...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Phillips family joins American Angus Association

Gregory and Tina Phillips of Yadkinville are new members of the American Angus Association, reported Allen Moczygemba, CEO of the national breed organ...

September 10th, 2016 |