• Ray Matthews
  • January 12, 2013

North Carolina Agriculture

From this state’s earliest days, the rhythm of planting and harvest has held the promise of plenty.


Alan Hodge

Cash crop: Tobacco was once so valuable that it was used as currency.

This quiz first appeared in the October 2012 issue of Our State.



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