AgNews

January 14, 2019

Farm Credit Associations of NC Donate Through Pull for Youth

AgCarolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm Credit are proud to announce the fundraising results of the second annual Pull for Youth Charity Sporting Clays events benefitting NC 4-H and FFA. A total of over $200,000 has been donated directly to NC 4-H and FFA over the
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  • New Year's Resolutions for the Farmer

    A new year has arrived with all the speed of a herd of hungry cows ready for their feed. With the new year, comes the age-old tradition of making resolutions. Babylonians started the tradition over 4,000 years ago, and ever since then, people have been making promises to themselves and...
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  • Over 205 Farm Credit employees volunteer for disaster recovery

    After Hurricane Florence devastated highways, homes, businesses, and farming operations in North and South Carolina this September, multiple Farm Credit Association employees volunteered to assist with disaster recovery in impacted communities. Fulfilling the Farm Credit mission of being there for agricultural and rural communities through good and bad times, Farm...
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  • Farm Credit Announces Donation to NC Baptists on Mission

    The Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina announce a donation of $200,000 to the NC Baptist on Mission. Of this donation, $150,000 will be designated for Hurricane Florence relief efforts in North Carolina and $50,000 will be designated for Hurricane Michael relief efforts in Georgia and Florida. AgCarolina Farm Credit,...
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  • Apply Today: Innovative Young Farmer of the Year Award

    Do you know an innovative, young farmer? Would you like them to be recognized? On February 1, 2019, Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina will sponsor the Innovative Young Farmer award at the Tobacco Farm Life Museum's "Breakfast with the Commissioner" in Raleigh, NC. North Carolina's future is dependent on...
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  • $10.67 Million in Early Patronage Distributed

    Cape Fear Farm Credit distributes an early patronage of $10.67 million to its customer-owners on October 30, 2018. “We understand that recovering from a natural disaster, such as Hurricane Florence, takes time and resources” states Gary Hendrix, Chairman of Cape Fear Farm Credit Board of Directors. “In order to get...
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  • A Simple Reminder, we're in this together

    Weeks after Hurricane Florence left its mark, and then most recently by Hurricane Michael, many parts of the east coast was left in devastation. From Florida to North Carolina, some farmers lost their crops, livestock operations and equipment, families lost their homes and business owners were left with heartbreak. They...
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  • Pull for Youth - November 2nd

    AgCarolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm Credit are proud to be hosting the second annual Pull for Youth Charity Sporting Clays events benefiting NC 4H and FFA. With two more Pull for Youth events, please join us for a fun day of shooting. By participating in...
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  • Cape Fear Farm Credit Announces Patronage

    Cape Fear Farm Credit announces an early patronage distribution of $10.67 million to be paid to its customer-owners in October of 2018. Patronage, the distribution of the Association’s profits to its customer-owners, is typically declared at the end of the fiscal year and is paid to its members in April....
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  • Although Battered, Farmers in North Carolina Remain Strong

    Hurricane Florence brought the people of North Carolina relentless rains, rising rivers, destroyed homes, broken roads, tornadoes, and general destruction. While there is gratefulness that Florence weakened from a category 4 to a 2, she was plenty strong enough to cause devastation that will not soon be forgotten. Thousands are...
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