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Tom Turkey Legacy

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North Carolina has a long tradition as a top producer of turkeys. Currently our state ranks number two in turkey production in the US. So it's no wonder there's a push to attract younger generations to raise turkeys. This Thanksgiving season Heather Burgiss visits one North Carolina family to uncover the secrets behind their success of raising Grand Champion turkeys.

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Thursday, November 17th, 2016

An iconic homecoming, drones aid researchers, fishermen & foodies focus on "cape shark."

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Thursday, November 17th, 2016

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Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Oysters, weather forecasts, high school football players, & a special veterans program.

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Thursday, November 10th, 2016

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Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Developing new textiles, harvesting oysters, handcrafting fine instruments & bowls.

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Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

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Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Making reading accessible to all; studying options for more sustainable farming, & more.

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Thursday, October 27th, 2016

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Black Wall Street Homecoming

Black Wall Street creates conversations around diversity, technology & entrepreneurship.

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Black Wall Street Homecoming

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Cape Shark

Can NC build facilities to process & export “Cape Shark" & will people eat it?

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Cape Shark

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Disabled Veterans Fishing

Operation North State holds fishing festivals for veterans across the state.

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Disabled Veterans Fishing

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The Oyster Catchers

A pair of oystermen have invented a special material that speeds growth of wild oysters.

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The Oyster Catchers

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Restoring the Oyster

Oyster farming could provide new livelihood for North Carolina coastal families.

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Restoring the Oyster

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Bladen & Robeson After Hurricane Matthew

Jeff Smith tours Bladen & Robeson Counties in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.

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Bladen & Robeson After Hurricane Matthew

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Greenville After Hurricane Matthew

A tour of Greenville in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.

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Greenville After Hurricane Matthew

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Grifton Flooding

Jeff Smith tours Grifton for a look at the effects Hurricane Matthew had on the town.

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Grifton Flooding

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