Statement from Commissioner Steve Troxler on the contributions of the N.C. pork industry

This statement was originally posted on the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ website.  

Statement from Commissioner Steve Troxler on the
contributions of the N.C. pork industry to the state

North Carolina’s pork industry feeds us and provides

NC secures funding to continue voluntary program to close hog farms located in 100-year floodplain

RALEIGH – Nearly $5 million has been secured from state and federal sources for a fifth round of voluntary buyouts of swine farms located in the 100-year floodplain, N.C. Pork Council CEO Andy Curliss announced Tuesday. The funding will be …