First-Generation Farming – NC Farm School Stories
When Cassie Tuckey finished NC Farm School, she not only graduated with a deep understanding that farming was a business, she brought back state-wide resources and a connected network.
Empowering Future Farmers: NC Farm School Featured in the CW22’s Community Matters Series
Derek Washburn joined Bill LuMaye from the CW22 to discuss the importance of local farming in a new Community Matters episode.
Pursuing a Farming Passion With NC Farm School
NC Farm School gave Heather Haley the tools and confidence she needed to transition from a gardener to a farmer.
Veterans on the Farm
Former military couples use their N.C. Farm School experiences to introduce other veterans to farming.
NC Farm School 2019, a Class to Remember
Check out this video of NC Farm School in the field as well as interviews with recent Farm School graduates.
NC Farm School Supports Sustainable Enterprises
NC Farm School helped Noah Miller create a business plan focusing on sustainable farming.
Returning Farmer Benefits from NC Farm School
Farming is a risky business and it’s hard work, but it also has its benefits. Take a look at what our NC Farm School can offer you, from helping develop a business plan to adding a new enterprise.
Bullen: Steps to Turn a Farm Dream into Reality
Gary Bullen, Farm Management Extension Associate in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, presented "Planning for Success: Steps to Turn a Farm Dream to a Reality" at the NCCE Conference on Friday, November 16th, 2008.
Farm School Grows Supportive Network for Entrepreneurial Growers
Folta says that building connections and having a mentor was one of the best benefits of participating in Farm School.