EvoAktiv comes to Newton Grove

EvoAktiv comes to Newton Grove

NEWTON GROVE — Maximilian and Nadine Schafer’s roots are in Germany. But the couple’s business, EvoAktiv, is blooming in northern Sa...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Protecting your backyard flock from disease through biosecurity

Protecting your backyard flock from disease through biosecurity

One of the tips I give my poultry producers most often is to “just watch your birds.” You can learn so much about your flock, their health...

June 21st, 2016 |  


River Landing, Murphy Family Ventures provide student opportunities

River Landing, Murphy Family Ventures provide student opportunities

WALLACE — Golfers at River Landing enjoy competing on bright green turf and swinging clubs on beautifully kept courses.During the summer, Nick B...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Wheat harvesting in full swing

Wheat harvesting in full swing

Wheat picking is in full gear across Sampson and Duplin counties. Above, a close-up shot of wheat in a field on Beautancus Road in Duplin County befor...

June 21st, 2016 updated: June 21st, 2016. |  


Sampson County officials organize Barn Quilt project

Sampson County officials organize Barn Quilt project

Before visitors enter the doors of Midway Middle School, the pride of agriculture is shown by artwork of sweet potatoes, tobacco, turkeys and hogs ...

June 18th, 2016 |  


USDA provides targeted assistance for cotton ginning

WASHINGTON — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced recently that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will...

June 14th, 2016 updated: June 14th, 2016. |  


NC farm families have a great story to tell

NC farm families have a great story to tell

Agriculture in North Carolina has a tremendous impact on the people and the economy of this great state. According to NC Department of Agriculture 201...

June 14th, 2016 updated: June 14th, 2016. |  


Transplanting the sweet potatoes

Transplanting the sweet potatoes

Workers with Warren Farming Company transplant sweet potatoes in the Halls community. It is the time of year for the transplant of the plants. Accordi...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Sampson County leads the way in Faithful Families promotional video

Sampson County leads the way in Faithful Families promotional video

A new promotional video is giving the world a glimpse of how spirituality and health is being connected in Sampson County.In the winter, a film crew v...

June 9th, 2016 |  


The frustrations of fly season

The frustrations of fly season

Bugs that bite certainly get our attention. If you have ever been bitten by a horse fly or a deer fly, you can relate. Not to mention the mounted chal...

June 7th, 2016 |