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12/18/2014 - Tobacco Farm Life Museum Accepting Applications for Innovative Young Farmer Award
Raleigh, NC – The Tobacco Farm Life Museum is now accepting applications for the Innovative Young Farmer of the Year award. The award, sponsored by the Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina, will reward the hard work and innovative thinking of young farmers in North Carolina.
12/12/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Announces Director Election Results
Raleigh, NC – Three incumbents have been re-elected to the AgCarolina Farm Credit Board of Directors by the cooperative’s voting stockholders. Ellis W. Taylor of Roanoke Rapids was elected to Region 2 (serving Franklin, Warren, and Halifax counties); Paul A. Drake of Pinetops was elected to Region 6 (serving Edgecombe and Nash counties); and Cliff Keel, III of Robersonville was elected to Region 7 (serving Pitt and Martin counties).
12/5/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Awards $31,000 to Eastern North Carolina Programs
Raleigh, NC - AgCarolina Farm Credit awarded $31,000 in grants to thirteen organizations through their corporate-giving program, the Fund for Rural North Carolina. The grants will help the recipients carry out programs that specifically benefit farmers and rural residents in eastern North Carolina where the Association conducts business.
11/20/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit to Host Economic Forums
RALEIGH, NC – AgCarolina Farm Credit is hosting two forums on the latest Economic Outlook and Trends in Agriculture. The forums will be presented by the Farm Credit System’s Terry Barr, who is Senior Director for CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange Division. He is based in Washington, DC.
10/29/2014 - Farm Credit Associations of NC Support NC Choices with Participant Scholarships
The Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina are proud to be a primary sponsor for the NC Choices' Women Working in the Meat Business Intensive for a second year Nov. 9th-11th located in downtown Chapel Hill, NC.
9/29/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Online Food Drive to Benefit North Carolina Food Banks
AgCarolina Farm Credit, along with Carolina and Cape Fear Farm Credit, is partnering with Our State magazine to hold an online food drive to benefit North Carolina food banks. The online food drive began on September 15 and will run through October 31.
9/9/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Announces Grant Deadline
AgCarolina Farm Credit is accepting grant applications through October 17 for programs that specifically benefit farmers and rural residents in the thirty-four county geographic area where AgCarolina conducts business.
7/3/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Awards College Scholarships
AgCarolina Farm Credit, eastern North Carolina’s largest agricultural lending cooperative, recently awarded a total of $23,250 in college scholarships. The scholarship program is one component of the cooperative lender’s Corporate Giving Program.
3/12/2014 - AgCarolina Farm Credit Reports Record Earnings of $28.1 Million
AgCarolina Farm Credit, a member-owned cooperative, had record net earnings of $28.1 million during 2013.
2/24/2014 - Scholarships Available from AgCarolina Farm Credit
AgCarolina Farm Credit has announced that twenty-seven college scholarships are available and will be awarded in the coming months.