Dr. David Green of the NC State Seafood Lab and CMAST


We help our industry partners get great ideas to market and keep the world's food supply safe. Learn more about our opportunities, and let's get to work.

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A Reciprocal Relationship

We serve our industry partners by conducting short-term and long-term research, offering a pipeline to take products from ideas to market, and delivering education and providing training on regulatory issues.

The industry serves our department by participating in guest lectures, speaking with student clubs, facilitating senior design projects and offering internships.

It’s a reciprocal relationship benefitting industry, NC State, and most importantly, our students. 

Meet America's Plant-Based
Food Partner

The NC Food Innovation Lab is a state-of-the-art facility assisting food companies and entrepreneurs in creating the plant-based foods of tomorrow.

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