AgNews

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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  • Congratulations to our Ag Biz Graduates

    Over the past year, several individuals have been diligently learning and growing by participating in Cape Fear Farm Credit’s Ag Biz courses, and now, they have successfully graduated from the program. Designed for young, beginning, and small farmers (YBS), the Ag Biz course covers topics in financial management, farm business...
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  • Annual Meeting: February 13, 2020

    A special invitation is extended to our customer-owners and their family to attend the 2020 Annual Stockholders’ Meeting of Cape Fear Farm Credit on Thursday, February 13, 2020. Dinner will be served at 6:00 P.M. prior to the business session. The meeting will be held at the Sampson County Exposition...
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  • $20 million record patronage announced

    Cape Fear Farm Credit Board of Directors declares a $20 million cash patronage to be distributed back to their customer-owners in early 2020. Including this patronage distribution, the Association will have paid over $276 million dollars in patronage to their customer-owners over the past 32 consecutive years. As a cooperative...
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  • Leading with Passion

    Father. Husband. Friend. CEO. Evan Kleinhans wears all these hats on a daily basis. He wears all these hats with passion, pride, and with a servant’s heart. In September, the Cape Fear Farm Credit Board of Directors tapped Evan as CEO for the organization. Evan has been with Cape Fear...
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  • Your Product is only as good as your Marketing

    So, you have a spectacular product that you’ve put blood, sweat and tears into. You are passionate about your product and have invested so much into making it what it is. Now, it is time to share your product with the rest of the world, but how? Your product is...
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  • Branch Phone Lines Back Up

    Update, October 16, 2019: Our branch phone lines are back up, thank you for your patience as this was being fixed. October 16, 2019: We do apologize for the inconvenience but our branch phone lines are down today, October 16, 2019. Please utilize the chart below to reach out directly...
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  • Board of Directors announce CEO

    The Board of Directors of Cape Fear Farm Credit is pleased to announce that they have selected Evan Kleinhans as the financial cooperative’s chief executive officer. Following a thorough succession planning and evaluation process, the Board of Directors unanimously approved Kleinhans to serve as the chief executive officer, effective September...
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  • Dear NC Farmers

    Dear NC Farmers, Yet another major storm approaches our shores, threatening to wreak havoc on our communities. And while our eyes have been glued to the weather station, hoping the storm will just disappear, don’t think we haven’t seen you. We see you racing your combine through the corn rows...
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  • Lu Mil Vineyard - Feels Like Home

    In the small town of Dublin, North Carolina, lies Lu Mil Vineyard--78 acres of heaven. With rows of grapevines laden with delicious muscadine grapes, a tasting room to sample the vineyard’s wines, and cabins with views of lakes and the expansive vineyard, Lu Mil Vineyard is a place to get...
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