Poultry Processing Options for Independent Poultry Operators

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 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 [...]

2018-03-15T17:29:06+00:00 March 15th, 2018|NC Choices, Uncategorized|

Farm Manager, CEFS’ Small Farm Unit, Goldsboro

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.

2018-02-14T10:25:45+00:00 December 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Horticultural Assistant at CEFS’ Small Farm Unit, Goldsboro

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) [...]

2018-02-14T10:29:31+00:00 August 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Work with CEFS and its new North Carolina Farm to Childcare (NCF2C) Initiative!

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 [...]

2018-02-14T10:32:16+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|