Add your name to plant science excellence.
Agriculture and the life sciences built North Carolina. Interdisciplinary research, teaching, and Extension’s delivery of applied solutions through the N.C. Plant Sciences Initiative will keep it growing. Add your name to help ensure its success.
Take advantage of the limited naming opportunities available to fund the NC State University Plant Sciences Building, and drive plant science discovery, education and innovation for generations to come.Current Named Spaces
Alan Ayers has lived in many communities. But no matter where he hung his hat, he heeded—and carried forward—the important advice of his family: “If you’re going to be a part of a community, be a part of it.” Nowhere else has Ayers applied that advice more than with his own NC State community.
After NCState CALS alumnus Dale Bone passed away, his wife, philanthropist Genia Tyson Bone, carried on her husband's legacy of giving by supporting the N.C. Plant Sciences Initiative. Learn how she’s fulfilling more than one dream through her efforts.
Current Named Spaces
The NC State University Plant Sciences Building is a $160.2 million class-defining space that will establish North Carolina as the global hub for plant science discovery and innovation.
Thanks to the contributions of the donors below, we have secured more than 90 percent of the funding to construct this extraordinary facility. Adding your name could help put us over the top.
Anderson Farms Test Planting Plot: Made possible by the generosity of Anderson Farms of Edgecombe County
Dale C. and Genia Tyson Bone Test Planting Plot: Made Possible by the generosity of Genia Tyson Bone
Farm Credit Lawn: Made possible by the generosity of AgCarolina Farm Credit, Carolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Far Credit and CoBank
Mary C. and David M. Peele Greenhouse 1: Made possible by the generosity of Mary C. and David M. Peele
Richard C. and Marcia H. Reich Study Room: Made possible by the generosity of Richard C. and Marcia H. ReichView Virtual Building Map
Name Your Space
You can add your name to the long list of North Carolina agricultural and community organizations, foundations and businesses that have invested in N.C. PSI.
Opportunities await partners who want to help us transform the plant sciences. Let's talk.
Senior Director of Development, Plant Sciences Initiative