AgNews

November 18, 2020

Applications Now Available for Innovative Young Farmer Award

FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Farm Credit Associations of NC are excited to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2021 Innovative Young Farmer of the Year Award given by the Tobacco Farm Life Museum and sponsored by the Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina. Eligible nominees must be
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  • A Fresh Perspective on Wills

    Part 3- Farm, Family & Finances: A Fresh Perspective on Wills Our third part in our Farm, Family and Finances series deals with hurt feelings over wills. How do we deal with our own potentially hurt feelings from the desires of a will? How do we mend other’s hurt feelings...
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  • Farm, Family & Finances

    Part 2 - Farm, Family & Finances: Exclude or Include Family in Farm Business? How to Not Burn Bridges In part 2 of our Farm, Family, and Finances series, Jolene Brown is tackling the tough subject of whether or not to exclude family in business matters, and if you do...
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  • Farm Family & Finances - Part 1

    Part 1 Farm, Family & Finances: Making Annual Family Business Meetings Successful Farm, Family, & Finances is a series inspired and derived from our expert speakers from our Women in Ag event. While the event was for women, the advice in this blog series is for the entire family. We’ll...
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  • Nominating Committee - Now Accepting Nominations

    Do you have an interest in serving as a Cape Fear Farm Credit Director? The 2021 Nominating Committee has started its work to find qualified director candidates for the 2021 Cape Fear Farm Credit Director Election. If you are interested in being considered as a candidate for the upcoming 2021...
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  • 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 Whiteville...
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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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