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September 25, 2020

Pretty Boy Farms: From the Blueberries to High-Tunnel Farming

Rows of white high-tunnels stand against the horizon. They are filled with vines bearing cucumbers, plants laden with tomatoes, and other various vegetables. Welcome to Pretty Boy Farms. Billy Augustine grew up in Hammonton, NJ, the blueberry capital of the world. His father started farming blueberries there about 35 years
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  • Welcome to the Team

    Cape Fear Farm Credit welcomes four new team members to serve agriculture and their customers within Southeastern North Carolina. To learn more about careers at Cape Fear Farm Credit, visit https://www.capefearfc.com/about/careers. Temperance Brown Temperance is excited to join the Cape Fear Farm Credit team as a loan assistance in Lumberton...
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  • Over 600 Calls Made to Customers During Blitz Week

    Relationships and people are at the heart of what we do. We genuinely love building relationships with our customers and community. However, because of COVID-19, we have not been able to visit our customers as often as we like, and honestly, we miss that. We did the next best thing...
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  • Helping Farmers, Helping Families

    Every day since mid-May, a large cadre of folks across the state have been working together to deliver fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, and dairy products to those in need. It is part of the USDA Farmers to Families Food Box program that was put in place as part of...
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  • Cape Fear Farm Credit Produce Project Feeds Thousands

    July 30, 2020 Cape Fear Farm Credit packed and distributed bags of local produce to feed 2,700 people throughout southeastern North Carolina Throughout July, Cape Fear Farm Credit (CFFC) partnered with local farmers to share their fresh produce with food donation centers and families within the communities they serve. All...
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  • Cory Clifton joins CFFC to serve Bladen County

    Welcome Cory Clifton to the Cape Fear Farm Credit Family. With roots and an education in agriculture, Cory Clifton is excited to be joining the Cape Fear Farm Credit team as a Loan Officer in the Elizabethtown Office. Cory's ag roots go back to her late grandfather, Dr. Charles S...
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  • CFFC Announces new team members serving Southeastern N.C.

    Cape Fear Farm Credit is pleased to announce new team members that will serve our customers within Southeastern North Carolina. For more information about career opportunities, visit https://www.capefearfc.com/careers Mary Beth Faircloth Mary Beth Faircloth joined our Cape Fear Farm Credit team on May 1st as an experienced accountant, with previous...
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  • Scholarship Recipients - 2020

    Cape Fear Farm Credit is committed to the future of agriculture as the Association invests in the next generation of leaders within the industry. By providing scholarships and supporting North Carolina 4-H and FFA, Cape Fear Farm Credit is honored to assist in cultivating other’s passion for agriculture. Each year...
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  • Your Farm's Greatest Asset

    When it comes to considering your farm’s assets, what often makes the list are items such as the number of cattle, acres of tilled land, bushels of stored grain, number of swine or poultry houses, and equipment. All items are important but what is missing from this list of assets...
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