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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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  • Local Farmers Elected to Serve on Cape Fear Farm Credit Board

    FAYETTEVILLE, NC Two southeastern North Carolina agribusiness leaders were recently re-elected to fill positions on the Board of Directors of Cape Fear Farm Credit. Thurman Morris Murphy of Duplin County and Adrian B. Locklear of Robeson County were re-elected to serve as Directors for the Association. Thurman Morris Murphy is...
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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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  • 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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  • 2019 Scholarship Recipients

    Cape Fear Farm Credit AgYouth Leadership In partnership with AgCarolina Farm Credit and Carolina Farm Credit, AgYouth leaders were recognized throughout the state of North Carolina throughout 2018 and 2019. This program is designed to honor students who excel in the classroom and community as leaders in their FFA chapters...
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  • Malloy Graduates from Agricultural Leadership Program

    Suzanne Malloy, of Robeson County graduated on March 2 from the North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission Agricultural Leadership Development Program. Pictured on the right is Suzanne Malloy, Lumberton Branch Assistant Manager and Kevin Kinlaw, Lumberton Branch Manager at her graduation event. Suzanne Hodge Malloy, Robeson County, has been a...
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  • Cape Fear Farm Credit welcomes Thanh Moco

    Cape Fear Farm Credit welcomes Thanh Moco to serve Cape Fear Farm Credit’s customer-owners as the Internal Controls and Financial Reporting Manager, based out of the Administrative office in Fayetteville, NC. With previous banking experience in financial reporting, Thanh has a passion for local institutions where employees can make meaningful...
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