Farm Credit associations support local organizations


FAYETTEVILLE — AgCarolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm Credit are hosting the second annual Pull for Youth Charity Sporting Clays events benefitting NC 4H and FFA.

Participants will take part in a day of shooting at one of three sporting clays courses. By participating in this event, participaants are helping Farm Credit support the future of agriculture and rebuild rural America by giving back to NC 4-H and FFA. Lunch will be provided, and there will be door prizes and raffles.

Participating courses

Carolina Farm Credit — Sept. 14, Red Hen Reserve, Lenoir, N.C., registration deadline is Aug. 31.

AgCarolina Farm Credit —Oct. 5, Rose Hill Sporting Clays, Nashville, N.C., registration deadline is Sept. 21

Cape Fear Farm Credit — Nov. 2, Drake Landing, Fuquay-Varina, N.C., registration deadline is Oct. 19

Agriculture is the number one industry in North Carolina. By providing funds to NC 4-H and FFA, the Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina are working together to make sure tomorrow’s leaders in agriculture have a bright future.

In their first year, the Pull for Youth Sporting Clays Events raised over $100,000 for North Carolina 4-H and FFA. The events were made possible by the support of 150 sponsors, over 350 shooters, and 150 volunteers.

Individual shooter registrations are $100. Pre-registration is required to participate in each of the three sporting clays events. Sponsorship opportunities are also available and start at just $300. Please visit for more information.

Cape Fear Farm Credit is an agricultural lending cooperative owned by its member-borrowers. It provides loans for land, equipment, livestock and production as well as rural home mortgages and rural living. Cape Fear Farm Credit has branches serving Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, Cumberland, Duplin, Harnett, Hoke, New Hanover, Pender, Robeson, Sampson, and Scotland counties. It is part of the national Farm Credit System, a network of financial cooperatives established in 1916 to provide a dependable source of credit to farmers and rural America. To locate a branch near you, visit or call 1-800-368-5819