Foothills Processing in Marion, NC (Formerly Foothills Pilot Plant) is seeking a Plant Manager in order to resume operation of the only USDA Inspected Poultry Plant for independent producers in NC.
NC Cooperative Extension hosts this demo where participants will learn how to process poultry using mobile poultry processing equipment available for rent.
Join us August 23, 2018 in Winston-Salem at the Forsyth County Agricultural Building as leading experts break down Marketing Local Meat into simple how-to's.
This is a public list of poultry exempt operators who have received short term approval from the Director of NCDA&CS Meat and Poultry Inspection Division to slaughter or process other person’s poultry (provided all other provisions of MPID Notice 6-14 are followed). NC Choices will regularly update this list as more exempt operators are approved for [...]
USDA Moves to Withdraw the Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices Rule: USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has announced the decision to withdraw the Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices (OLPP) final rule, otherwise known as "the animal welfare rule", published on January 19, 2017. The rule would have increased federal regulation of livestock and poultry for certified [...]
This position provides leadership to Cooperative Extension program efforts, coordinating and managing on-site projects at the Small Farm Unit (SFU). Management includes planning and managing the 30-acre land for production, research, extension/outreach, and demonstration activities.
"Women Mean Business at this Meat Industry Conference," by Dan Nosowitz, Modern Farmer
For more information or to apply online visit the NC State University employment website: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/73954 Vacancy Type Temporary Working Title Horticultural Assistant Anticipated Hiring Range $10/hr Work Schedule Up to 40 hours a week Job City & State Goldsboro, NC Essential Job Duties This position offers work with the Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) [...]
For more information or to apply online visit the NC State University employment website: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/69311 CEFS is hiring a Program Coordinator for its North Carolina Farm to Childcare (NCF2C) Initiative. The NCF2C Initiative will build on the existing infrastructure of high quality childcare centers and family childcare homes, Smart Start Local Partnerships, and existing early [...]