NC Commodity Co-operative Marketing Project

This project will assist the state’s farms and ranches to increase sales of their produce and meats through the shared cost of new marketing efforts directed to consumers. The project will build upon part of a 2013-2015 NCTTFC grant which enabled many NC commodity...

Surry Skill-UP

Surry Skill-UP is a Surry Community College workforce development in imitative with the following core components: 1) outreach and recruitment activities to individuals, communities and businesses adversely impacted by the changes in the tobacco industry; 2) skills...

In House Freezer

Trinity proposes to use funding from the NCTTFC to install an in house freezer as part of an expansion project that will double their production capacity. Trinity Frozen Foods, LLC is a sweet potato processing facility. Currently Trinity is using 4 freezer shipping...

Great Plains Grain Drill

The 2014 farm bill and the shortage of good quality coastal hay for cattle has increased the interest in cover crops in the past 12 months. The 2015 trails were small plot trials due to the fact that most plots were seeded by hand. Because tobacco is conventional...

NCTTFC Ag Management Program

Commercial farms have expressed need for a business education program focused on the special needs of a southeastern agriculture. This project will develop and implement a pilot program to increase business management competencies in 20-25 NC farms with greater than...