Local is Sweet In North Carolina

February 11, 2021

Local is Sweet In North Carolina - Did you know that North Carolina has dozens of local candy brands? Cacao,...

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40 CFIC Scholarships are available!

February 3, 2021

40 CFIC Scholarships are available! Forty students will be awarded $2,500 scholarships by CFIC for the 2021-22 school year! One...

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USDA Offers Additional Assistance Through Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

January 19, 2021

Additional Assistance Through Coronavirus Food Assistance Program - (Washington, D.C., January 15, 2021) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced...

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USDA Announces Continuation Of The Farmers To Families Food Box Program

January 12, 2021

The Farmers To Families Food Box Program - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture...

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Grants Available For Agricultural Projects

January 11, 2021

Grants Available For Agricultural Projects - The North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission is accepting applications for the 2021 grant...

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Try Something Different This Holiday Season

November 24, 2020

Mead - Try Something Different This Holiday! - This year the holidays will be different. Many of us look forward...

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Supplier Pathway To The Retail Grocery Shelf

November 23, 2020

The Supplier Pathway To The Retail Grocery Shelf - Every year, national brands as well as small food manufacturers propose...

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Abundance Of Fall Vegetables Available

November 5, 2020

Abundance Of Fall Vegetables Available! Throughout much of history, November has often been thought of as a somber month because...

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Visit NC Farms App

November 5, 2020

The Visit NC Farms app, which connects families to local farms and foodways, continues to expand across North Carolina. New...

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NC Pecan Growers Expect Plentiful Crop

October 21, 2020

After several years of weather-related setbacks, NC pecan growers are reporting a strong crop. That is welcome news for farmers...

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October Outlook For NC Produce

October 7, 2020

October Outlook For NC Produce. October is here, and in the northern hemisphere, that often means the days are flush...

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Agritourism Farms Take Precautions During Fall Season

October 7, 2020

Agritourism Farms Take Precautions During Fall Season. With fall’s arrival, many families will be looking to visit local farms for...

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