‘The Best Decision I’ve Made in a Long Time’
Through the Executive Farm Management Program, farmers and managers with large family farms in the Southeast gain skills and connections needed to sustain operations in the face of financial challenges.
You Decide: Can We Talk Ourselves Into a Recession?
With the prevalence of information and media, is it possible for a society to talk itself into a recession?
Economic Perspective: Why Do We Still Import Oil?
Why does the U.S. still import foreign oil if it is producing its own?
Partner Profile: The Golden LEAF Foundation
The Golden LEAF Foundation has provided substantial support for the North Carolina Plant Sciences Initiative and the NC State University building that will serve as its headquarters. Foundation Board Chairman Randy Isenhower explains why.
Rolling Out the 2019 Howling Cow State Fair Flavors
Have you seen the list of new foods at the N.C. State Fair this year? Well, thanks to NC State University Provost Warwick Arden and Dean Richard Linton, NC State Howling Cow Ice Cream has TWO special deliveries.
NC State Goes All Out to Support Hemp Growers
Amid booming consumer interest in CBD, NC State Extension and its research partners fill in the knowledge gap in a fast-growing agricultural industry.
You Decide: Can We Predict Turning Points?
Turning points are when there's a break in the current economic trend. NC State economist Mike Walden discusses how to spot them, and if we are seeing one play out now.
Economic Perspective: Generations
Society groups people in generations based on the year they were born, but how meaningful of a concept are generations?
Quick Start: Young Alum James Quick Builds Animal Science Program
At CALS, James Quick fell in love with teaching as a graduate teacher's assistant in the Department of Animal Science. Today, he's putting his education to use in a way he never anticipated.
Economic Perspective: 100-Year Bonds
Traditionally, the length of time for bonds caps out at 30 years, but are there talks of extending some bonds to 100 years?