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Animal Health Advocate

CALS alumna Lisa Rochette turned a fascination with pigs into a swine health career, thanks in part to our Food Animal Scholars Program.

$1.5B

Our agricultural research has a massive economic impact on rural North Carolina.

27-to-1

ROI: NC State Extension’s work helps fuel the N.C. economy by delivering solutions directly into the hands of the state’s citizens.

95%

Nearly all CALS students with high-need degrees graduate with jobs that have salaries well above the state’s median income.

CALS in the News

With the spring gardening season approaching, Lucy Bradley, an urban horticulture professor and extension specialist at NC State, provides spring vegetable gardening tips to WRAL viewers.

Check out Bradley’s tips 
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Risk and Resilience

North Carolina Farmers have faced significant stress in recent years, and COVID-19 has made matters worse. Find out what NC State is doing to help turn the tide.

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