Neesey Payne, WDBJ7

Neesey Payne

WDBJ7

Roanoke, VA, United States

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Recent:
  • WDBJ7
  • NBC12 WWBT Richmond
Past:
  • NBC29

Recent articles by Neesey:

Grown Here at Home: Why washing Homestead Creamery bottles before you return them makes a difference

A distinct feature of Homestead Creamery’s milk is the glass bottle you buy it in. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Virginia peanuts making big impact across Commonwealth

The holiday season is a prime time for Virginia peanuts. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: A busy season for eggnog and custard at Homestead Creamery

We’re just days away from Christmas and for many, there’s nothing like a glass of sweet eggnog or custard. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Rules for harvesting wild ginseng

Harvesting a pound of wild ginseng may get you a pretty penny, but it’s meticulous work. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Rules for harvesting wild ginseng

Harvesting a pound of wild ginseng may get you a pretty penny, but it’s meticulous work. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom hosting art contest; kids can win gift card prizes

Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom has a challenge for kids of all ages with its Thank a Farmer Art Contest. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Virginia Department of Forestry selling trees

If you have a need to plant several trees, the Virginia Department of Forestry has you covered. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: VDOF needs help collecting acorns, deadline approaching

The Virginia Department of Forestry needs your help collecting acorns. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Virginia Chestnuts, a growing endeavor in Nelson County

Virginia Chestnuts in Nelson County is a growing endeavor. It’s becoming way bigger than the owners imagined. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Virginia Chestnuts in Nelson County is back after losing crop in 2020

It’s harvest time for Virginia Chestnuts in Nelson County, and this year is extra special. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Virginia Chestnuts in Nelson County is back after losing crop in 2020

It’s harvest time for Virginia Chestnuts in Nelson County, and this year is extra special. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Thornfield Farm gives big donation to LEAP

A Bedford County farmer put out a call for your help to raise money for LEAP; and the response was overwhelming. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: How the women at Bedford County farm care for Gypsy Vanner horses

Gypsy Vanner horses are a small draft breed. One farm in Bedford County breeds, trains and shows them. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Busy wedding season for Thornfield Farm

Some of our farmers are extra booked this year, as many couples are finally getting a chance to say, “I do.” → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Botetourt County brothers get goats ready for local fair

Lincoln and Ephraim Kellerman have been working hard to get their goats ready for the Botetourt County Fair. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Great finds at South County Farmers’ Market in Roanoke County

In Roanoke County’s Shoppes at West Village you’ll find all kinds of vendors at the South County Farmers’ Market. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Perfectly ‘knit’ story of Pacaberry Farm in Catawba

How Pacaberry Farm in Catawba came to be is a story woven together in a literal sense. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Perfectly ‘knit’ story of Pacaberry Farm in Catawba

How Pacaberry Farm in Catawba came to be is a story woven together in a literal sense. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Pick your own at Motley’s Strawberry Farm in Gretna

It’s prime strawberry time in our hometowns. At Motley’s Strawberry Farm in Gretna the berries are ripe and sweet. → Read More

Grown Here at Home: Local farm offers apprenticeship for those interested in farming

Weathertop Farm has an apprenticeship program where you can learn the ropes of farming. → Read More