Ag advocates and farmers asked to join Ag Awareness Day at the Legislature March 18Farmers, agribusiness workers, commodity groups and others will come to Raleigh on March 18 for N.C. Ag Awareness Day. They will take the message of agriculture’s importance to their legislators and other state leaders.
Scheduled activities include a rally at the State Capitol and office visits with lawmakers. Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler and Gov. Pat McCrory are scheduled to speak at the rally.
County Farm Bureaus are organizing groups for the trip to Raleigh. Additional details about the event are available at www.ncagr.gov/ncagday.