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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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  • 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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  • CFFC Branch Openings, Wednesday September 19

    Hurricane Florence left a mighty impact that will take days, weeks and even months or more to overcome. However, it is something that we can overcome. You and our farmers are strong and resilient and we are truly humbled to be a part of your AgStory. The following branch offices...
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  • Disaster Relief Resources and Tools

    As disaster relief continues, we continue to trust that you and your family are safe. Due to hazardous conditions, in much of our territory, all Cape Fear Farm Credit branches will remain closed Tuesday, September 18. As previously mentioned in other correspondence, although our physical branches will be closed on...
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  • CFFC Branch Closures - Monday, September 17

    First, we hope you and your family are safe! As the rain continues to fall and waters rise, please continue to take extreme caution. Due to these conditions in much of our territory, all Cape Fear Farm Credit branches will remain closed Monday, September 17. Although our physical branches will...
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  • Cape Fear Farm Credit Branch Closings

    As Hurricane Florence continues to strengthen causing great threat to the state of North Carolina, we are closely monitoring its path. Due to the projected impact, all Cape Fear Farm Credit branches will be closed Thursday, September 13th, and Friday, September 14th. Further closings will be communicated via email and...
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  • Hurricane Florence - A Note of Safety

    According to the latest forecast, Hurricane Florence is continuing to strengthen and North Carolina is preparing for statewide impacts, from storm surge and high winds along the coast to flooding inland. As officials in North Carolina are urging, we too urge you to take precautions and prepare your personal property...
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