The state tree of North Carolina is the pine tree.
Pine trees have long thin needles that stay green all year long.
The wood from pine trees is often used to make furniture.
The state bird of North Carolina is the cardinal.
Male cardinals are bright red. Females cardinals are less colorful.
Tobacco is growing in this field.
Tobacco is used to make cigarettes and cigars.
Tobacco is an important crop to the economy of North Carolina, but smoking is bad for your health and it causes cancer.