Program News

Tips That Help You Sell More at Market

If you’re a farmer that sells your products at a local market, how do you respond when a customer asks you how to prepare a certain food item? If …

The Changing Face of North Carolina Agriculture

Dr. Blake Brown, director of the Program for Value-Added & Alternative Agriculture, writes about North Carolina agriculture and how it has changed over the past two decades, the factors …

New Farm Bill

The USDA provides detailed information on the new farm bill. Link: http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usdafarmbill?navtype=SU&navid;=FARM_BILL_FORUMS

Message from the Director

Value-Added Team Relocates to North Carolina Research Campus at Kannapolis From Dr. Blake Brown: Two years ago, an NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission grant enabled me to develop the …

The Produce Lady Airs on Almanac Gardener

Watch The Produce Lady on UNC-TV’S Almanac Gardener this spring. N.C. Cooperative Extension agent and local foods expert, Brenda Sutton, will appear on upcoming shows. The Produce Lady is …