Stories From Dec 2021
Clements Sets Precedent for Professional Development
Robin Clements' influence on the department's professional development program will be long lasting.
An Economic Solution to Crowding on Public Beaches
New research shows charging entrance fees at Gulf Coast beaches can reduce congestion.
Supply Chain Issues, Increased Wages and Inputs Pushing Pork Prices Up
Economists from Iowa State University, North Carolina State University and the National Pork Producers Council find pork prices, not industry profits, are rising. Find out why.
Grain Market & Crop Budget Webinar Recording and Resources
NC State Extension has resources and professionals available to help predict the profitability by acre of various NC crops based on the current input prices.
Thirty-Nine Grads Turn Their Tassels
About half of their college career was spent learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, but their persistence and hard work has paid off. Congratulations to the Class of 2021!
You Decide: Is It Cheaper to Live In North Carolina?
The Bureau of Economic Analysis released cost-of-living numbers for the year 2019. How does North Carolina stack up to the country and neighboring states?
Hendrickson Retires – Leaves Legacy of AGI Partnership and Study Abroad Opportunities
Melissa Hendrickson helped ABM and AGI students find success. She also broadened the horizons of many through her leadership on many memorable study abroad trips.
NC State Economist: An Update on North Carolina Solar Development and Decommission Policy
Take a look at the current solar energy capabilities in North Carolina and the developing plan for decommission and disposal that will be needed in the coming years.
A Profitable 2022, But with a Caveat
Driving strong prices are low-ending stocks of wheat, corn, and soybeans below five-year averages.
Forever Forward: Leading Entrepreneur Supports N.C. PSI to Advance Agriculture and Enhance Lives
Randy Canady is an Agricultural Business Management alum and business owner who is supporting the NC Plant Sciences Initiative. Find out why he thinks the NC PSI will solve some of today's agricultural problems.