CEFS launches online Climate Change and Food System Innovation Hub

Media Contact: Janie Hynson Communications Manager janie_hynson@ncsu.edu [Raleigh, NC – September 25, 2020] — Today, on Global Day of Climate Action, the Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) launched an online Climate Change and Food System Innovation Hub. CEFS is a partnership of North Carolina State University, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, [...]

2020-10-16T13:02:01-04:00September 24th, 2020|Agrophile, E-News, Press Release|

The Center for Environmental Farming Systems Announces Recipients of 2020-2021 NC State Graduate Student Fellowships

The Center for Environmental Farming Systems Announces Recipients of 2020-2021 North Carolian State University Graduate Student Fellowships   September 1, 2020: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Media Contact: Angel Cruz,  Academic and Extension Initiatives Manager - aecruz@ncsu.edu Raleigh, NC:  The Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) Graduate Fellowship was developed to provide financial support and recognition for [...]

2020-09-08T12:44:51-04:00September 1st, 2020|Agrophile, News, Press Release|

North Carolina Youth Reimagine a Climate-Friendly Food System

[Raleigh, NC – July 29, 2020] — Youth from across North Carolina and food and climate justice leaders from across the nation gathered virtually last week for the Food Youth Initiative Summer Gathering. During the week, youth explored how they are impacted by climate change, their role in their local food system, how our [...]

2020-10-16T13:02:21-04:00August 11th, 2020|E-News, Food Youth Initiative, Press Release|

USDA Scientific Research Program Funds Sustainable Agricultural Systems Projects

On June 22nd, 2020, the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced a $90 million investment in research projects seeking to improve the sustainability of the nation’s food supply. The awards will support nine projects at eight institutions addressing issues including animal, human, plant, and environmental health. This research investment is the second installment of a [...]

2020-07-09T17:01:47-04:00June 25th, 2020|News, Press Release|

USDA-NIFA Awards $10M Grant to NC State, USDA-ARS to Advance Cover Crop Research

November 12, 2019: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Dr. Chris Reberg-Horton, Assistant Director of Collaborative Research at the Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) and Professor of Cropping Systems at North Carolina State University, (919) 515-7597 or screberg@ncsu.edu. Raleigh, NC: The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture has awarded a five-year, [...]

2019-12-13T14:01:55-05:00November 12th, 2019|Cover Crops, News, Press Release|

The Center for Environmental Farming Systems Announces Recipients of 2019-2020 NC State Graduate Student Fellowships

August 7, 2019: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Dr. Angel Cruz, CEFS Academic and Extension Initiatives Manager: 919-513-0954 or aecruz@ncsu.edu Raleigh, NC: The Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) has announced the 2019-2020 recipients of its NC State Graduate Student Fellowships.  The CEFS NC State University Graduate Fellows Program was developed to provide financial support [...]

2019-08-07T10:25:51-04:00August 7th, 2019|News, Press Release|