FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRIDAY, MARCH 7, 2014
Sharron Stewart, director
NCDA&CS Emergency Programs
NCDA&CS offers hotline for farmers affected by storm
RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has activated its toll-free hotline to help farmers affected by the winter storm to connect with resources that can assist with recovery.
Farmers who have an agricultural emergency can call 1-866-506-6222. The hotline will be staffed 24 hours a day through Monday, March 10. Operating hours will be re-evaluated at that time.