A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties from 6pm Thursday through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
Meeting notice from the North Carolina Agricultural Department:
The Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund Advisory Committee will conduct a business meeting at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at the Eaddy Agronomic Building, 4300 Reedy Creek Road (in Raleigh). The meeting is open to the public.
The ADFP Trust Fund Advisory Committee advises Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler on the prioritization and allocation of money from the trust fund, program planning, and other areas for the growth and development of family farms in North Carolina. Members include farmers and representatives of agricultural organizations, state agencies and universities.