Livestock Is North Carolina’s Number One Agriculture Industry


Livestock is a multi-billion dollar industry in the Untied States. You don’t have to tell Triad farmers that. Livestock is North Carolina’s number one agriculture industry. When it comes to horses, Guilford County ranks second in the state. There is about 11,000 heads of horses in the county. That a value of $66,500,000 for Triad farmers. Rockingham County ranks number six in the state with about 8,250 horses.

The Guildford County Cooperative Extension is hosting their 2016 Extension Horse Management Short Courses. The program runs for eight weeks starting Monday January 25, 2016. It then continues every Monday for seven more weeks. It’s at 3309 Burlington, Rd in Greensboro.

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2 The Rescue: Payton


Payton is a beautiful and playful girl who is just looking to find her spot in the right home.

2 The Rescue: Payton WFMY

She was brought to the SPCA of the Triad when her owner could no longer care of her due to a medical issue.

Such a sweet dog, Payton is often overlooked by potential adopters. What they are missing is a true gem!

She also has a playful and goofy side. She likes to go on walks and loves petting and human attention.

She would make a great addition to almost any household as long as the household has no cats.

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