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A pick-your-own strawberry farm in North Carolina has temporarily closed after laboratory tests confirmed eight workers tested positive for coronavirus.
North Carolina’s strawberry season kicked off around the same time the first case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in the state.
In North Carolina, the Department of Agriculture sees hemp as the next big cash crop.
China is waiving punitive tariffs on U.S. soybeans and pork while the two sides negotiate a trade deal, the Ministry of Finance said Friday.
Across a vast expanse of the South stretching from Texas to Maryland, there are growing concerns for the cattle, cotton and corn amid a worsening drought fueled by this summer's record high temperatures.
Intense late season heat has had its toll on people, but has it been just as rough on crops?
Above average heat and below average rainfall is taking a toll on North Carolina's apple harvest.
Agricultural experts said the recent dry weather could impact Christmas tree farms in North Carolina, the number two state in the country for harvesting Christmas trees.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has told nervous Midwestern farmers he's confident that they'll eventually regain the markets they've lost in the Trump administration's trade war with China.