Crops, Marketing and Logisitics

Jun 12, 2020

2020 Caneberry Survey on Pricing, COVID-19 Impacts

This year, additional questions have been added to the survey to capture the impact of COVID-19 on caneberry prices and caneberry operations.

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


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 30, 2020

New: 2020 Sweet Potato Enterprise Budget

Enterprise budgets help NC growers make informed planting and budgeting decisions for their operations.

Feb 13, 2020

Trying to improve local grain basis in North Carolina as deficit grows

A summit this past summer between three North Carolina commodity groups representing corn, soybeans and small grains and three major pork and poultry companies helped move the needle in the right direction.

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.

Oct 30, 2019

Introducing Dr. Daniel Tregeagle

Find out more about ARE's newest faculty member.

Jul 24, 2019

Progression to total conservation tillage took time, but no regrets

Donny and Mark Lassiter are committed to conservation every step of the way.

Jul 2, 2019

Guide to Understanding & Evaluating Hemp Contracts in North Carolina

This guide provides a brief overview of common provisions currently offered in hemp contracts, as well as some provisions to be cautious of.

Jun 19, 2019

Southern Farmers Reckon With Push to Raise Tobacco-Buying Age

Blake Brown, an economics professor at North Carolina State University’s cooperative extension, said T-21 marks the latest in a long line of threats that have chiseled into the once vibrant trade.