Raising animals — poultry, hogs, horses, beef and dairy cattle and more — has become the most valuable segment of North Carolina agriculture. Today, animal agriculture accounts for about 60 percent of the state’s total farm cash receipts. North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps growers use the latest research to improve production and manage animal waste in environmentally sound ways.
“Farmland” Documentary Screening Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 7 p.m. Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington Free, but tickets required. Call (336) 222-TIXS or visit Alamance County Farm Bureau offices. Link to MORE »
The Alamance County Voluntary Farmland Preservation Program Purpose: To promote agricultural values and general welfare of the county by increasing identity and pride in the agricultural community and its way of life; encourage MORE »