Press Release

Josh Stein Shares Priorities To Support Farmers, “Rallies for Unity and Progress” In Eastern North Carolina 

Following yesterday’s launch of Farmers For Stein in Greenville, local reports are highlighting Josh Stein’s plan to support farmers and why agricultural leaders are supporting Stein as North Carolina’s next Governor. 

Speaking to an audience of farmers and elected officials at the Pitt County Agriculture Center, Stein spoke of his commitment to “promoting North Carolina agriculture abroad and nationwide, addressing climate change and expanding public service loan forgiveness.” Stein emphasized that he “would look out for small farms, and that he wanted to “help create new markets for North Carolina’s agriculture.” 

Following the launch of Farmers For Stein, Josh Stein traveled to Kinston to listen to Lenoir County residents and rally them “for unity and progress.” City councilmember Chris Suggs introduced Stein, saying “For the last five and a half years, since being Attorney General, Stein has stayed in communication with me…He’s been a real champion for us.” 

See coverage of Josh Stein’s trip down east: 

Neuse News: Stein rallies for unity and progress in gubernatorial bid

The Daily Reflector: Governor hopeful Stein works to rally farmer support in Greenville