AgNews

October 16, 2019

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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  • Maggie Warren - A CFFC Intern

    August 15, 2019 Over the past ten weeks as an intern, I have had the opportunity to see the impact Cape Fear Farm Credit has made in fulfilling their mission for over 100 years. Although I enjoyed my time spent within the walls of the organization learning the various aspects...
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  • Sydney Smith - A CFFC Intern

    July 5, 2019: The Start of my Internship Journey Growing up as a farmer’s daughter, I have learned more about agriculture throughout my 21 years than some people will learn in a lifetime. I have grown to appreciate the hard work that it takes to provide even the simplest necessities...
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  • Fly-In: Bringing the Farm to the City

    Sid and Jodi Lanier attended the Farm Credit Fly-In with Cape Fear Farm Credit team members and board of directors to discuss the many challenges facing our farmers and rural residents. During July 23-24, several representatives from Cape Fear Farm Credit flew into Washington D.C. to attend the Farm Credit...
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  • Garden in a Pot - A Convenient Alternative to a Traditional Garden

    There’s not much better than fresh produce straight from the garden. The act of planting, tending, and growing something edible has a deep satisfaction to it, not to mention, it’s just plain yummy! What do you do, though, when a garden isn’t an option? Maybe you’re living in an apartment...
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  • Quinton Barnes - A CFFC Intern

    My name is Quinton Barnes I am a senior computer information systems and supply chain management major at Appalachian State University. I grew up in Atkinson, North Carolina, a small town of around three hundred people just outside of Burgaw. Farming was always a dominant industry around where I lived...
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  • Ithica Creamery: AgStory

    “We have cattle and goats and chickens, and we are busy all the time.”—John Carter John sums up his and his family’s farm life quite well in those 14 words, but it certainly doesn’t tell the full story. In between the cattle, goats, and chickens is a life filled with...
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  • My Superhero—My Dad, the Farmer

    Superheroes are mighty famous these days. They wear capes and save cities and often make the news. But I know of an unsung superhero that doesn’t fit that mold. He’s got a heart of gold. He’s a farmer, and he’s my dad. Some heroes don’t wear capes or tights. No,...
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  • The Journey from Vietnam Refugee to North Carolina Farmer

    April 30, 1975 changed Ngockhanh (NG) Le and Gio-An Ho’s families forever. That day changed the course of their lives, and would ultimately lead them down a path they never could imagine. April 30, 1975 marked the Fall of Saigon, and the communist takeover of Vietnam, forcing thousands to become...
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  • Dear Farm Mom

    Dear Farm Mom, Being a mom is hard and messy and exhausting; but when you are a farm mom, it gets even harder, messier, and further exhausting! I see that now... because of you. The clothes are caked with dirt from the fields, grease from machinery, and oh...that must be...
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