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Unearthed: Meadow Lane Farm

With a passion for local food and a vision for future farming generations, Martha Mobley serves as a pillar of North Carolina’s agriculture community.
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Carolina’s Best Bread: La Farm Bakery

In Cary, one baker’s passion yields a beautiful bounty.

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Bar-B-Q Center

In the hallowed land of barbecue legend, a former ice cream parlor heats up the battle for bragging rights.
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Grape Hull Pie

Grape skins in a pie? It used to be commonplace, and with good reason. Let’s bring it back.

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The Road Food Difference

Fast food isn’t road food. Road food makes you slow down, take a seat, and savor classic flavor.
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Our State’s Holiday Gift Guide

Start your holiday shopping with our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide!
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Scuppernong Grape Hull Pie

One of Nancie McDermott’s favorite things about fall: Muscadines are in season, and that means pie. She made this one just for us.
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Apple Butter Recipe

Pick up fall fresh apples at your nearest roadside stand or farmers market and celebrate the season with Steve Gordon’s prizewinning apple butter recipe.
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North Carolina Apple Orchards: A Fall Tradition

First comes fall, then comes apple pie. For food blogger Hope Yancey, visiting North Carolina apple orchards is tradition. Below she shares some of her favorite apple picking spots and a favorite family recipe.
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The Keepers of the Mother Vine

On Roanoke Island, in the care of a vigilant couple, a piece of our history still grows.
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