Meetings and Workshops
Breakfast with the Comissioner
The Tobacco Farm Life Museum will hold its annual Breakfast with the Commissioner on Friday, February 4 at 7:30am in the Holshouser Building at the show. The highlight of the event will North Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Steve Troxler presentation of the “Excellence in Agriculture” award.
Proceeds from the breakfast assist the Tobacco Farm Life Museum in “preserving and presenting the history and heritage of the rural North Carolina farming community.” For more information, visit www.TobaccoFarmLifeMuseum.org
Join the Wake County Agribusiness Breakfast on Wednesday morning for the annual show kickoff breakfast. Held at 7:30am in the Hunt Horse Arena restaurant, the speaker always addresses the latest in agriculture.
Annual Meeting of the Tobacco Growers Assocation of North Carolina
Members of the Tobacco Growers Assocation of North Carolina gather in the Holshouser Building on Friday to learn the latest news surrounding tobacco, and hear from industry experts and elected officials. For more details, visit the TBANC Website
NCDA Pesticide Continuing Education
Join farmer, landscapers and others seeking NCDA pesticide continuing education credits on Wednesday morning in the Holshouser Building. Two sessions - one at 9:30 and one at 10:45 - are offered. Check back before the show for details.
Ag Development Forum
The 17th Annual Ag Development Forum will feature Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler's annual State of Agriculture address, an economic outlook, and other issues facing North Carolina agriculture
It all starts at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 3, in the Gov. Holshouser Building at the N.C. State Fairgrounds in Raleigh.