Crops, Marketing and Logisitics

Jul 26, 2021

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.

Jun 21, 2021

Replacing just-in-time with just-in-case

“I believe a lot of people are shifting away from just-in-time inventory management,” said Schweizer during the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank’s annual agricultural economics conference.

May 13, 2021

Locally-Sourced Foods Gaining Popularity

Daniel Tregeagle explained recent trends in the local foods market on Good Day Charlotte.

Apr 27, 2021

2021 Wheat Prices Shaping Up for a Banner Year for North Carolina Wheat Farmers

Wheat growers should consider their marketing plan now to take advantage of high futures.

Apr 13, 2021

Insurance: Overview of Crop, Liability and Property Insurance Options

Watch Andrew Branan and Rod Rejesus provide current information about insurance options for the farm.

Mar 29, 2021

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.

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.

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.