March 18 was an historic day, as an estimated 1,600 people turned out at the state capital in downtown Raleigh to celebrate and raise awareness of agriculture in North Carolina, a $78 billion business, and new efforts to grow N.C. agriculture to a $100 billion industry.
“Almanac Gardener,” a weekly horticulture program of UNC-TV and North Carolina Cooperative Extension, begins its 32nd season this Saturday (April 4).
Mike Walden provides answers to the four economic questions asked most often by his audiences statewide.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack was among the speakers at the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Stakeholder’s Workshop on Coexistence held at NC State last week.
Mike Walden looks at the factors at play in unemployment measurement, job market evaluation and household wealth analysis -- and how they influence a half-full or half-empty perception of economic well-being.
Mike Walden explains why borrowing makes sense, when it comes to durable spending for long-lived projects.