All posts tagged "sustainability"
How One Couple Is Engineering a Better Farm
Brandon and Jessica Batten use their engineering degrees to enhance productivity and conservation practices on the farm.
Table to Farm: How Carolina Compost Is Turning Food Waste Into Chemical-Free Compost
Since 2016, Carolina Compost in Thomasville has been turning food waste into clean, chemical-free compost.
Wrangler Rooted Collection Features North Carolina Cotton
The new Wrangler Rooted Collection features 100% sustainable jeans and cotton T-shirts made with locally-sourced North Carolina cotton.
4 Ways Farmers Honor the Environment
Find out how farmers are helping the environment in honor of Earth Day.
Ask a Farmer: What Do You Recycle or Repurpose on the Farm to Have Zero Waste?
We asked a North Carolina farm what they can recycle or repurpose in order to have zero waste...
Why an N.C. Farmer Switched to a Wood-Heated Chicken House
In an effort to save money and be more environmentally friendly, one North Carolina farmer is keeping his...
Julius Tillery of The Conservation Fund Plants Crops and Ideas
Julius Tillery and The Conservation Fund work to change the economic and environmental outcomes of rural communities.
How is Water Used on a Hog Farm?
Producers explain how water is used on a hog farm and what they're doing to protect the environment.
Tree Farmers Win National Award With Sustainability Efforts
N.C. farmers wins national forestry sustainability award as they continue family legacy and create a public classroom on...
Pig Farmers are Stewards of Sustainability
N.C. pig farmers lead by example in conservation and environmentalist efforts.