Resources

NC Agriculture
Got to Be NC
This North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) website provides the latest consumer information, including locations of Farmer's Markets, agritourism sites, locally-grown recipes, North Carolina product finders, promotions, contests and much more!

North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
The NCDA&CS divisions regulate and service areas including state farm operations; agricultural marketing and promotion; operation of five state farmers markets; agricultural environmental issues; state and federal agricultural legislation; and agricultural economic analysis.

North Carolina Farm Fresh
North Carolina Farm Fresh is the NCDA&CS directory of pick-your-own farms, roadside farm markets, and farmers markets throughout North Carolina. It is designed to help the consumer, find the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, christmas trees, ornamental plants, flowers, and herbs.

NC Fresh Link
NC Fresh Link is a NCDA&CS website devoted to providing links to North Carolina produce, including a comprehensive grower/shipper directory, an informative newsletter, marketing contacts, and a produce availability chart based on in-season months.

North Carolina General Store
This online "general store" from the NCDA&CS is touted as the directory for finding North Carolina agricultural goods and services, including restaurants, livestock, nursery and gardening, turf grass and sod services, fish and seafood, agritourism, herbs and agricultural equipment.

North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission
This Commission was created to assist tobacco farmers, tobacco quota holders, persons engaged in tobacco-related businesses, individuals displaced from tobacco-related employment, and tobacco product component businesses in the State. The Commission can disburse funds through compensatory programs and qualified agricultural programs.