CEFS Celebrates its 20th Anniversary!

The crowd gathers at the CEFS Research Farm in Goldsboro On a perfect fall day, several hundred people gather around Ray Archuleta and Steve Woodruff of the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service. They are intently watching a rainfall simulator demonstrate what happens when rain falls on agricultural soils that have been managed in different [...]

2016-11-26T09:31:39-05:00December 18th, 2014|20th Anniversary, E-News|

Please Join Us for CEFS’ 20th Anniversary Special Events!

Friday October 17 SOILbration: Healthy Soils, Healthy Farms, Healthy Foods A day-long educational event at CEFS' Research Farm in Goldsboro. Featuring speakers including Ray Archuleta and Steve Woodruff of Natural Resource Conservation Service, Fred Kirschenmann of the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture, exciting in-field demonstrations, farm tours, lunch and more! Saturday October 18 CEFS Reunion! [...]

2016-06-16T14:27:39-04:00September 21st, 2014|20th Anniversary, E-News|

Happy Birthday to Us: CEFS Turns 20!

A special CEFS e-news dedicated to our twentieth anniversary CEFS' roots were planted in 1994, when a small circle of leaders in sustainable agriculture came together with the vision of creating a center for the study of environmentally sustainable farming practices in North Carolina. A task force of university faculty and administrators, state and federal [...]

2016-06-16T14:27:40-04:00May 1st, 2014|20th Anniversary, E-News|