Income from NC Food, Fiber and Forestry Industries Grows
Over 17%, or $95.9 billion of the $562 billion gross state product, was contributed by value-added income from food, natural fiber and forestry industries in 2019.
NC Farm School Helps Farms Get Off to a Solid Start
NC Farm School, offered by NC State University, helps get farms off to a solid start.
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.
ARE Develops Tools for Planting Decisions that Helps Farmers, Lenders, and Agents
The information in this excel sheet comes from enterprise budgets and gives you info on crop input costs and expected revenue.
NC Farm School Supports Sustainable Enterprises
NC Farm School helped Noah Miller create a business plan focusing on sustainable farming.
School Helped Plan Man’s Return to Farm
Sharpe: ‘You are never too old to go after your dreams.’
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.
N.C. Farm School is Helping a Flower Business Bloom
Since its inception, the North Carolina Farm School has grown statewide and helped launch nearly 50 new farms in North Carolina.
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.