Stories From 2021

Sep 13, 2021

You Decide: What Made Today’s North Carolina Economy?

The economy is always changing and adapting to outside forces. How did we get to the state economy we know now, and where could we be going?

Sep 7, 2021

Student Spotlight: Shu Meng

Shu Meng won the CALS award for Best TA in Spring 2021. Learn more about her teaching philosophy and path to NC State.

Sep 7, 2021

Q&A with JunJie Wu

Learn more about JunJie Wu, the new department head of Agricultural and Resource Economics.

Aug 31, 2021

Executive Farm Management Program Early Bird Registration Now Open

The 2022 program will consist of 9 days of content and curriculum taught across 3 sessions in 3 states over the course of 6 weeks starting in January 2022.

Aug 30, 2021

You Decide: Is Round Two of the COVID Recession on the Way?

Is there worry of a potential second recession coming?

Aug 25, 2021

Climate Change and Agriculture

Agriculture is, of course, affected greatly by storms, droughts, floods, heat and cold, and that makes it vulnerable to climate change. Experts discuss how climate changes affects North Carolina ag, how ag affects climate change, and how the industry can help address it.

Aug 23, 2021

Gary Bullen: Reflection and Advice Ahead of Retirement

Gary Bullen is the director of NC Farm School and later this month will retire after 22 years of service to NC State University.

Aug 16, 2021

You Decide: Could the Post-Pandemic Economy Be Better?

What are some areas that could be impacted in the economy by the pandemic stretching into the future?

Aug 16, 2021

Crop Insurance and Unintended Consequences

A new study suggests that crop insurance serves as a disincentive for farmers to adopt climate change mitigation measures on their croplands.

Aug 11, 2021

Eric Edwards Named Interim Associate Director of CEnREP

Eric Edwards will work with Interim Director Roger von Haefen to advance solutions that work for society and the environment by coupling state-of-the-art economic science with natural science and engineering solutions.