pickling cucumbers on a processing line

Problem-solving is in our DNA. It's what happens when we Think and Do.

Richard Linton


CALS alum Donny Lassiter standing in a field with a large piece of agricultural equipment

Growing a Family Farm

Our Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics gave Donny Lassiter the tools and knowledge he needed to help his family farm succeed.

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Leading the Way


NC State ag research has a massive economic impact on rural North Carolina.


The Covington sweet potato, developed at NC State, makes up 20% of the U.S. sweet potato market.


CALS research has generated more than $25 million in licensing revenue since 2011.