Agriculture Weather Emergency Hotline
Hurricane Matthew has impacted much of North Carolina including many agricultural interests. Heavy rains, flooding, and power outages are expected to cause issues for farmers.
The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has activated its toll-free hotline to help farmers affected by Hurricane Matthew connect with resources that can assist with recovery. Farmers who have an agricultural emergency can call 1-866-645-9403.
For more information, see the Press Release on the NC Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services site.