Animal Agriculture

Sep 23, 2020

Breaking Down CFAP 2.0

This article explains CFAP payments for livestock, dairy and poultry.

Aug 27, 2020

Climate Change, Crop Yields and Risk Management for Farmers

Farmers are adjusting to the way climate change affects crop yield.

Aug 7, 2020

Grain Marketing Webinar Resources

Nick Piggott provided information and marketing strategies for small grain in Northeastern NC.

Jul 27, 2020

Pork, Pandemics and Politics: U.S. Agricultural Trade with China

In a year of volatile markets and culminating trade agreements, what can we expect from U.S. exports to China of agricultural products? If the past few months are any indicator, we may need to expect the unexpected.

Apr 29, 2020

Got PPP Funds? Make Sure You’re Tracking Those Dollars

In June or July, the goal should be to have all the documentation at your fingertips to help make it easier for you to substantiate and maximize your loan forgiveness.

Apr 29, 2020

PIGGOTT: COVID-19 COULD HAVE LONG-TERM EFFECTS ON AG

In a new report from North Carolina State University, economist Nick Piggott says the pandemic’s impact on agriculture and food systems in North Carolina and the United States could be staggering.

Mar 17, 2020

State of the Dairy 2020: Southeast: At a Crossroads

ARE Extension Associate Brittany Whitmire explains the current status of the dairy market in North Carolina and describes the mood as "tempered hopefulness."

Mar 3, 2020

Ag Tax Update

See Guido van der Hoeven's presentation.

Jan 13, 2020

Piggott Presents at the Joint Commodity Conference

Dr. Nick Piggott spoke on trade, risks and the feed grains deficit in North Carolina.

Jan 9, 2020

Branan and Chatham County Sheriff Discuss Loose Livestock

It is important for both law enforcement and livestock owners to be informed of the legal ramifications of loose livestock.