farming http://publicradioeast.org en Growing Tobacco in North Carolina http://publicradioeast.org/post/growing-tobacco-north-carolina <p>Even though tobacco remains the number one cash crop in North Carolina, there's been a significant decrease in the amount of farmers growing tobacco in the past decade.&nbsp; We'll explore the future of the state's tobacco industry.</p> Tue, 27 May 2014 13:37:02 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 42417 at http://publicradioeast.org Growing Tobacco in North Carolina The Down East Journal (05/02/14) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-050214 <p>Hundreds of people are displaced after their homes were damaged or destroyed during last week's tornadoes.&nbsp; This week on the Down East Journal, an in-depth review of the storm that impacted eastern North Carolina and the efforts underway to help residents recover.&nbsp; And despite a cold winter, experts are predicting a bumper crop of strawberries this season.&nbsp; Those stories and more, Friday at noon on all of the PRE stations.&nbsp; And Saturday at noon on News and Ideas.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:34:49 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 40238 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (05/02/14) ENC Strawberry Season Gets A Late Start http://publicradioeast.org/post/enc-strawberry-season-gets-late-start <p></p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 16:19:04 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 11586 at http://publicradioeast.org ENC Strawberry Season Gets A Late Start