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Jan 25, 2021

NC Soybean Producers Association Partners with Executive Farm Management Program

North Carolina soybean growers will receive a $200 tuition credit for the EFM Bootcamp from the NC Soybean Producers Association.

Jan 19, 2021

Specialty Crops in 2020: COVID-19 and Other Challenges

Daniel Tregeagle highlights the impact of COVID-19 on specialty crops and shares results from a recent survey of caneberry growers.

Jan 1, 2021

You Decide: Will These Seven Predictions Come True in 2021?

Read Mike Walden's predictions for the economy in 2021.

Dec 17, 2020

Make 2021 the Year You Take Your Business to the Next Level with the Executive Farm Management Program

Join us for our January Webinar Series and February Bootcamp. Strengthen your skills and grow your business now.

Dec 14, 2020

In North Carolina, A Tater Tale

Sweet potato production is a $350 million slice of North Carolina’s $92 billion agriculture industry, according to N.C. State University economist Daniel Tregeagle, an extension expert in specialty crops.

Dec 8, 2020

2020 Tobacco Situation & Outlook

Bryant Spivey, Johnston County Extension Director, hosted Blake Brown's 2020 tobacco outlook.

Nov 28, 2020

Around the Globe, Groundwater Requires Local Governance

Water is a precious resource and its needs to be managed accordingly.

Nov 27, 2020

Potential Impacts of the 25 Percent Tariff Levied by the European Union and United Kingdom on U.S. Tobacco, Tobacco Products and Sweet Potatoes

A prolonged trade dispute could cause millions of dollars in lost value and will impact NC farmers, especially those that produce both sweet potatoes and tobacco, significantly.

Oct 31, 2020

Introducing Dr. Alejandro Gutierrez-Li

Alejandro's research interests lie in the areas of labor economics and applied microeconomics, with an emphasis on economics of immigration and entrepreneurship.

Oct 12, 2020

North Carolina to Continue Industrial Hemp Pilot Program

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) will remain the authority for those growing hemp in North Carolina until September 2021.