Economist Sees More Uncertainty, Urges Farmers to Manage
North Carolina State Extension economist Blake Brown has returned to North Carolina after spending the last several months as Senior Economist for the Council of Economic Advisers in the Executive Office of the President, and he shares insights on the farm economy.
Public Support for Gene Drives in Agriculture Tied to Limits
Zack Brown and his grad student, Mike Jones, have results from the first national survey assessing American attitudes toward agricultural gene drives. Find out which gene edited foods consumers prefer and how much gene editing is considered too much.
Treme Earns ‘Quality Matters’ Certification for ARE 201
ARE is proud to have Julianne Treme's online ARE 201 officially certified through Quality Matters.
Renkow Releases Study on Jobs in NC
This analysis examines changes in employment within the context of population changes in North Carolina.
CALS Faculty and Staff Receive Awards in Excellence and Teaching
Congrats to ARE's Dr. Julianne Treme, who has just been awarded the Teacher Award of Merit for her outstanding classroom and online teaching.
Walden Presents on NC Transportation
Walden updated attendees of the NC Transportation Summit on trends in NC transportation.
Walden Adds Economic Insight to Financial Groups
Dr. Michael Walden has been hitting the road to share his analysis on current economics trends across the state and country.
AG Law Class Certified in Quality
Coit: “I am honored to have been a part of DELTA’s pilot Online Course Improvement Program and to have the first known course at NC State that is Quality Matters certified.”
Goodwin Co-Authors “Agricultural Policy in Disarray: Reforming the US Farm Bill”
The 2018 Farm Bill, if passed, will set US farm policy for the next 5 years and cost some US $87 billion annually. Some of this spending will go toward the US farm safety net, which includes price and income support programs, conservation programs, and crop insurance.
Whitmire Awarded at NCCE Conference
N.C. Cooperative Extension honored outstanding employees and county-based teams on November 15 at the 2018 Extension State Conference awards dinner.