Made in NC
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Made in small batches by independent, local breweries, craft beer from North Carolina is becoming popular, nowhere more so than in Asheville, home to a dozen small breweries with more on the way. NC's roughly 85 craft brewers are earning national recognition and drawing hordes of enthusiasts, some...
North Carolina oyster farms have been slow to take off despite efforts by state officials, scientists and fishermen. The industry here lags behind that of other Atlantic states, but the tasty products are good business and help the environment.
Ninety percent of NASCAR teams are based in North Carolina, where some 25,000 jobs are tied to motorsports.
Before the Civil War, each North Carolina town might have had its own beehive brick kiln. The business has narrowed since then to a handful of modern, robotic plants scattered outside the state’s metropolitan areas.