Great big house + garden at the IX center back February 3-12

The Great Big House + Garden Show returns to the IX Center in Cleveland from February 3rd to February 12th. More than 400 exhibits will be on display covering various home and garden areas such as kitchen, bathroom, flooring, decor and landscaping. Attendees will experience a “hint of spring” at the Garden Show and explore … Read more

Tanzania: Bunge Committee urged to revise laws, policies to combat climate change

Dodoma – The Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has proposed a review of water, livestock, fisheries, environment and energy laws and policies. The chairman of the committee, Dr. Christine Ishengoma, while presenting a report in the National Assembly on Tuesday, said that by reviewing the laws, the government should utilize the importance of … Read more

Tanzania: President Mwinyi sees potential in horticulture industry.

Zanzibar – Zanzibar President Hussein Mwini yesterday directed the Ministry of Agriculture to collaborate with all stakeholders to increase fruit and vegetable production in the country for domestic and export markets. Dr. Mwini announced major reforms to the horticultural industry in his drive to cater to both domestic and export markets. “We have to work … Read more

Northern New Mexico College to teach medical cannabis course

ESPAOLA – Northern New Mexico College is adding an introduction to medical cannabis to its extensive course lineup for healthcare professionals. The eight-week introductory course for health care professional students is taught by Ellen Trabka, the college’s chair of nursing and health sciences — and runs from March 20 to May 12. “It’s designed as … Read more

Master gardeners prepare for spring planting

It’s time to plant trees, and Walker County Master Gardeners and the Texas A&M Forest Service are hosting three programs in February to help local citizens do it affordably and efficiently. Ben Plunkett will host “All About Trees” on Feb. 6 at the Huntsville Public Library. Master Gardeners will host their Tree Sale on February … Read more

The 2023 special crop gift applicatoin period is now open.

The Idaho State Department of Agriculture has announced that the application period for 2023 Special Crop Block Grants is now open. The deadline for submission of all application materials is Sunday, March 5, 2023. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has allocated more than $2 million to ISDA for specialty crop projects in the … Read more

Regent reviews ABAC opportunities

TIFTON – Regent Tom Bradbury has a record as a successful businessman in Georgia. So, it should come as no surprise that he used professional metaphors to describe his feelings about Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College during a recent visit. “I compare students to clients,” he said. “And just like a business, we want those students … Read more

OWEN: Be the best in the Oklahoma State 4-H speech contest

Here is information about the best in the Oklahoma State 4-H Speech Contest: Objectives: The Oklahoma 4-H Public Speaking Contest is held to promote greater interest in public speaking and to provide an opportunity for all 4-H members to develop and improve their public speaking skills. Login Information: Pre-recorded video entries are due on or … Read more

UPSC Recruitment 2023: Various Vacancies Announced. See here

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is accepting applications for several posts including Administrative Officer.The application process started on January 28. The application deadline is February 16, 2023. This hiring effort will fill 10 positions across the organization. Interested applicants can submit their application online through the official website about empty posts 1- Marketing Specialist … Read more

SCCF Reopens Landscaping, Garden Center After Hurricane

Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation Following Hurricane Ian, the Sanibel-Capiva Conservation Foundation welcomed the public to its native landscapes and gardens on Jan. 24 at the Bailey Homestead Preserve in Sanibel. “We have completed the necessary cleaning of the garden center premises and arranged an outdoor inspection service.” Director of Adult Education Jenny Evans said. “The honey … Read more