Skip to main content
A pair of gloved hands are holding and cutting through cooked pork butt barbecue on a red tabletop.

Promoting a Honey Bee Haven

Discover more about the bustling, beautiful lives of N.C. bees, how NC State protects these essential pollinators, and what you can do to help!

Protect Our Pollinators

During National Pollinator Week, and every week, it’s important to remember that pollinators like bees, birds and butterflies are responsible for much of our food. Let’s return the favor!

Learn and Explore

Discover the latest findings for the kitchen, garden and farm right here. We’ll share tasty, nutritious recipes and safe food prep tips; show you what’s in season and how it’s grown; and help you learn where your food comes from and what it takes to feed North Carolina.


From growing your own produce to composting your kitchen scraps, we’ll take you through the finer points of putting your green thumb to good use. Go ahead, get your hands dirty.


Join us in the kitchen as we share nutritious recipes, expert cooking advice and food preservation tips to help you make the most of all our state offers.  


We have a rich agricultural history in North Carolina. Journey with us across the state to discover how farmers produce many of our favorite foods and everyday products that we depend on.