Faculty Focus

Oct 9, 2018

ARE Extension Faculty Participate in “Sorghum Exposure and Utilization” Program

Agricultural and Resource Economics faculty Nick Piggott, Heidi Schweizer and Kathryn Boys presented on feed grain production, transportation to export positions, and international trade of sorghum respectively.

Sep 7, 2018

Introducing AgBioFEWS

ARE's Zach Brown is a co-PI on an NSF NRT grant that created the Agricultural Biotechnology in Our Evolving Food, Energy and Water Systems program.

Aug 27, 2018

Coit and Treme Receive DELTA grants

Two ARE professors awarded DELTA grants for "Rapid Design" in online classes.

Aug 17, 2018

Brown Appointed to WH Council of Economic Advisors

Dr. A. Blake Brown joined the Council of Economic Advisors at the White House on August 1st.

Aug 14, 2018

Beghin Recognized as AAEA Fellow

Dr. John Beghin was elected as a Fellow of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association on August 6th, 2018.

May 14, 2018

Fell: Coal No Longer King

Authors Harrison Fell and Daniel Kaffine say that natural gas has made coal a more expensive option for powering the grid, pushing it to the margins and leaving it vulnerable to renewable competitors.

May 4, 2018

Beghin and Goodwin on Farm Bill Panel in DC

ARE's Barry Goodwin and John Beghin participated in a panel discussing the 2018 Farm Bill at the American Enterprise Institute on May 3rd.

May 3, 2018

Van der Hoeven and Branan Team Up for Farm Succession Series

Guido van der Hoeven and Andrew Branan recently completed a series of workshops and educational consults for Green Fields Sandhills, a 501(c)3 with the mission to promote and support agriculture in Lee, Moore and Richmond counties, and supported by organizational partner Sandhills Area Land Trust.

May 2, 2018

Goodwin Wins Holladay Medal

Barry K. Goodwin received the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence during the annual Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1.

Apr 24, 2018

Faculty Promoted in ARE

Congratulations are in order for Harrison Fell and Julianne Treme. Fell was awarded tenure and Treme was promoted to Teaching Associate Professor.