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...Central Peninsula Garden Club, Kenai Watershed Forum, UAF-Cooperative Extension Service and the Natural Resources Conservation Service Kenai Field Office. Winners were: Grades K-1 1st place Daniel Steffensen, Grades 2-3 1st place Emelia Malone...
Carrol Martin: Agriculture, fire danger top priorities

...We have a very complete "AG in the Classroom" curriculum available to our schools. The National Guard, Soil Conservation Service, Cooperative Extension Service and other qualified volunteers are willing to teach it but our school district...
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...tunnels for crop production are encouraged to take High Tunnel 101, a free course offered by the Natural Resources Conservation Service and the Cooperative Extension Service. Representatives from both organizations are teaming up to teach what it...
High tunnel program proven on Peninsula

High tunnels are here to stay. The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service announced last month the High Tunnel Cost Share grant program is no longer an interim practice. "The program has been tested...
Conservation service helps buy high tunnel garden enclosures

...the Alaska branch of the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service offers a cost share program for plastic covered...gardens or small farms. Kenai Natural Resource Conservation Service Programming Coordinator Meg Mueller's office...
Bear barrier funds corralled

...Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service starting in October. The...cops, according to local conservation service coordinator Meg Mueller...volts. Woods said that the conservation service will only fund electrical...
Community helps youth focus on science

...College Heights Baptist Church, Soldotna Safety Day, Soil and Water Conservation District, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Carrico Family Farms, Miller Rabbits, Mott's Hay Farm, Diamond M Ranch, Agriculture in the Classroom...
USDA high tunnel program expands

...were at least partially paid for by a program through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service, or NRCS. The seasonal high tunnel program - which has been drastically expanded in 2014 - allows growers to...
High tunnels boost Kenai orchard

...bought his high tunnels through a U.S. Department of Agriculture program administered by the Natural Resources Conservation Service, or NRCS. He is one of more than 70 other growers on the central Kenai Peninsula who use high-tunnels that...
Calvin A. Miller

...the Department of Natural Resources in 1971. In 1980 he moved to Eagle River where he still worked for the Soil Conservation Service/NRCS and joined the Alaska Air National Guard working in disaster preparedness. He received his master's degree...


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