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A Season of Hope: CEFS’ 2017 End-of-Year Letter

Dear CEFS Supporter, The Center for Environmental Farming Systems is committed to developing local food and farming systems that support North Carolina’s farmers and rural economies, reduce food insecurity, improve access to healthy food, and serve the public good.  As you can see in our annual report below, the CEFS team has been living this [...]

2017-11-21T18:24:03+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Events for Local Government Officials Highlight Economic Development Potential of Local Food and Farm Businesses

In September, Local Food Economies and the NC 10% Campaign organized three Innovations in Economic Development through Local Foods gatherings to showcase investments that local and regional governments can make to support small and mid-scale food and farming businesses.

Farm Operations Manager: Small Farm Unit

This position of Farm Operations Manager is to work under the direction of the Small Farm Unit (SFU) manager and the Co-Director of CEFS at NC State to plan and manage the implementation of production, research, and field demonstrations at CEFS' Small Farm Unit.

2017-10-12T08:38:20+00:00 September 14th, 2017|News|

Five Questions with CEFS Graduate Fellow Angel Cruz

Five questions with Angel Cruz, a CEFS Graduate Fellow who recently graduated from N.C. State with a Ph.D. in Agroecology. She used participatory action research (PAR) to conduct research with smallholder farmers in rural El Salvador for a three-year research project to evaluate the role of sustainable soil management in improving food security for smallholder farming communities.

2017-05-18T08:37:58+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Agroecology, Agrophile, News|