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Troxler takes the wheel as agriculture commissioner

Photo by Becky Kirkland

Steve Troxler of Guilford County was sworn in as the North Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture on Feb 7. Troxler holds a 1974 bachelor's degree in conservation from N.C. State University. After the swearing-in ceremonies at the N.C. State Fairgrounds, Troxler (in a Cooperative Extension hat) and his wife, Sharon, traveled by tractor to his new office on Edenton Street.