We transform challenges into agriculture and life sciences opportunities.
Richard H. Linton
Dean, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Reflections on Commencement
Happy. Anxious. Excited. Proud: With years of work behind them, recent graduates of the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics reflect on how they feel about earning their diplomas, what they gained from NC State and what they plan to do next.Watch the Video
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May 26, 2017
$1 Million NSF Grant Launches Unique Master’s Program at NC State
A $1 million National Science Foundation grant will enable the college to create a new interdisciplinary master’s program for students from underrepresented groups.
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.
Governors and growers, city councils and small businesses have sought the insights of Extension economist Mike Walden since he started his radio show in the late 1970s. And now he’s looking farther ahead than ever — to the year 2050.
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Experts from industry, faculty, Extension, international programs and the student body gathered at Talley Student Union to hash out a complex question: How is CALS here — and why does it matter?