Extension

Nov 25, 2019

New Book: The Economics of Integrated Pest Management of Insects

Chapter contributions come from Rod Rejesus, Zachary Brown and Mike Jones, and Dominc Reisig from Entomology.

Nov 25, 2019

Alumni from Leadership Program and EFM Present a United Front

The first joint group event was an opportunity for our alumni to learn and share.

Nov 21, 2019

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.

Nov 14, 2019

Are Greater Cattle and Grains Production the Solution to the Coming Worldwide Hunger Catastrophe?

Is “more food” the answer? This study uses World Bank data and path/structural equation modeling to determine the veracity of this position versus another.

Nov 12, 2019

Veterans on the Farm

Former military couples use their N.C. Farm School experiences to introduce other veterans to farming.

Oct 31, 2019

Tracking ARE at the Cooperative Extension Conference

The 2019 Extension Conference was a time for learning and fellowship.

Oct 21, 2019

‘The Best Decision I’ve Made in a Long Time’

Through the Executive Farm Management Program, farmers and managers with large family farms in the Southeast gain skills and connections needed to sustain operations in the face of financial challenges.

Oct 10, 2019

Branan Discusses Employment Law Issues at Carolina Meat Conference

See Andrew's presentation on farm labor at animal operations.

Oct 3, 2019

NC State Goes All Out to Support Hemp Growers

ARE contributes to student education on hemp production and markets, conducts legal analysis of hemp regulation, and provides hemp-related extension services through its specialists and the Executive Farm Management program.

Sep 19, 2019

Rejesus Presents on Crop Insurance Coverage for Industrial Hemp in 2020

RMA-administered crop insurance for hemp will be available in 2020 through the Whole Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP) policy.