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STATESVILLE, NC – In 2014, Carolina Farm Credit established the Corporate Mission Fund to provide grants to local, non-profit agriculture-related organizations and scholarships to NC college agriculture students. 2019 marks the fifth year the Association has awarded these grants. Nearly 150 grant applications were received for the program in 2019, and awards were granted in the fourth quarter. $146,000 was awarded to 25 local organizations and 12 college students.
STATESVILLE, NC – This year’s NC State Fair Junior Livestock Sale of Champions was held on October 19th and brought in $167,000 to benefit youth scholarships and livestock programs. The Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina purchased the reserve grand champion junior market steer, shown by Ross Hinnant of Kenly, with a winning bid of $14,000.
STATESVILLE, NC – Carolina Farm Credit completed the 2019 director election by mail on October 8th. The stockholders elected to serve on the Board of Directors are J. Eric McPherson (5 year term), and Leslie G. Sparks (5 year term).
RALEIGH, NC – The Farm Credit Associations of NC announce the AgYouth Leadership Program to honor students who excel in the classroom and community as leaders in their FFA chapters and 4-H clubs.
STATESVILLE, NC – The Farm Credit Associations of NC are proud to announce the recipients of the AgYouth Leadership Program awards. These awards were set up to honor students who excel in the classroom and community as leaders in their FFA chapters and 4-H clubs.
STATESVILLE, NC – Carolina Farm Credit is proud to announce the launch of its new Member Assistance Program (MAP). MAP is a company-sponsored benefit that offers legal, financial, and counseling services to members of Carolina Farm Credit.
STATESVILLE, NC – Vance C. Dalton, Jr., CEO of Carolina Farm Credit announces that the association recently published its 2018 annual report. The report’s theme celebrates being Farmer Strong within the community. The report highlights branch community service projects, our Pull for Youth Charity Shooting Events, and our Corporate Mission Fund.
STATESVILLE, NC – The Farm Credit Associations of NC are proud to announce the recipients of the second AgYouth Leadership Program awards. These awards were set up to honor students who excel in the classroom and community as leaders in their FFA chapters and 4-H clubs.
STATESVILLE, NC – Carolina Farm Credit CEO Vance C. Dalton, Jr. is proud to announce that a cash dividend of over $24 million will be distributed to members. This distribution represents our cooperative’s sharing of 2018 profits and is the largest dividend paid to date
STATESVILLE, NC – The Farm Credit Associations of NC announce Joshua Warren Phillips as the recipient of the 2019 Innovative Farmer of the Year Award presented at The Tobacco Farm Life Museum’s breakfast with the commissioner.
STATESVILLE, NC – Vance C. Dalton, Jr., CEO of Carolina Farm Credit is pleased to announce the participants who recently graduated from the 10th annual Ag Biz Planner program and the 3rd annual Ag Biz Basics program.
[Raleigh, NC] Conservation of our natural resources is a critical component of keeping our communities healthy and our agriculture and forestry economies strong. Most conservation work goes on in the backdrop of our lives with countless men and women providing resources, technical support, and leadership without anyone noticing. The Foundation for Soil and Water Conservation recognized an unsung conservation leader earlier this month.
STATESVILLE, NC – AgCarolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm Credit are proud to announce the fundraising results of the second annual Pull for Youth Charity Sporting Clays events benefitting NC 4-H and FFA. A total of over $200,000 has been donated directly to NC 4-H and FFA over the past two years.
STATESVILLE, NC – Carolina Farm Credit is pleased to announce that they are now accepting grant applications for the Corporate Mission Fund program. 2019 is the fifth year that grants will be awarded from the earnings of the fund.
STATESVILLE, NC –The Carolina Farm Credit Calendar Photo Contest is underway at CarolinaFarmCredit.com. Members, employees, and friends of Carolina Farm Credit can submit photos via the website until May 31, 2019.
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