Strawberry farmer hopes to withstand budget cuts

Published at 5:47 p.m. on March 2, 2014 | Modified at 5:48 p.m. on March 2, 2014

Curtis Smith grows strawberries at T. C. Smith Produce Farm Inc. on Friday, February 28, 2014 in Seven Springs, N.C. The farm, owned by Curtis Smith, provides strawberries to military commissaries across the state. Proposed Department of Defense budget cuts would impact commissaries and Smith's farm. Video by Staff Photojournalist Jill Knight Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/03/02/3662894/local-businesses-bases-hope-to.html#storylink=cpy

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