May 3, 2018

Van der Hoeven and Branan Team Up for Farm Succession Series

The farm succession series consisted of three workshops in each of Moore County (March 3), Lee County (March 6) and Richmond County (March 15).

Apr 19, 2018  |  Uncategorized

House Ag Committee Version of the 2018 Farm Bill Released

The two versions of the Bill are then to be reconciled through a Conference Committee (and will need to pass through both legislative Chambers), prior to going to the President for his signature.

Apr 16, 2018

New Dairy Presentation

The recent legislative updates to the Margin Protection Program (MPP) have trickled down to the Farm Service Agency who administers this program. 

Apr 12, 2018

Walden Speaks at NC Leadership Institute Conference

Mike Walden spoke on Thursday at the NC Leadership Institute conference in Asheville. For 25 years the non-partisan Institute has trained North Carolinians in concepts and tools for impacting public policy.

Apr 11, 2018

Kandilov and Renkow Present at Economics of Infrastructure Workshop

Agricultural and Resource Economics faculty Ivan Kandilov and Mitch Renkow are presenting research at the Economic Returns to Rural Infrastructure Investments held April 10-11, 2018 in Washington,  DC. 

Apr 10, 2018

ARE and CEnREP Welcome New Faculty Members

Eric Edwards and Sara Sutherland will join the ARE faculty in Fall 2018.

Apr 3, 2018

March 2018 Index of North Carolina Leading Economic Indicators

Mike Walden’s March 2018 Index of North Carolina Leading Economic Indicators

Apr 3, 2018

2018 Tobacco Outlook

Blake Brown, professor and Extension economist, provides his U.S. Flue-Cured Tobacco Situation and Outlook for 2018.

Mar 22, 2018  |  Grain Marketing

Latest Outlook

On March 15, 2018, Nick Piggott was an invited speaker to the North Carolina Corn Board meeting to discuss the current new crop outlook for 2018 and profitability of planting corn and other row crops in North Carolina. You can […]

Mar 22, 2018  |  Grain Marketing

An Updated Planting Decision Tool

An update planting decision tool has been developed to assist row crop farmers in North Carolina with planting decisions with respect to corn, soybean, wheat, and cotton.  The tool is an Excel spreadsheet that combines the latest new crop prices, derived […]