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Voices of Alaska: Many contribute to wood bison project

...District; Canada's Wood Bison Recovery Team and Elk Island National Park; several divisions of the U.S. Department of Agriculture including Wildlife Services Alaska District, National Wildlife Disease Program, Agricultural Research Service...
Market for locally raised meat grows

...facilities. Unless the producer is selling in restaurants or stores, a certification through the United States Department of Agriculture is not necessary, said USDA Alaska Director Danny Consenstein. Regulations are to ensure there is no unsafe...

...operation that has 310,000 turkeys, federal authorities and company officials said Wednesday.The U.S. Department of Agriculture said tests confirmed it was the same highly pathogenic H5N2 strain of avian influenza that infected eight other...

...state in their effort to keep the 41-year-old male bear, named Archie.In a letter this week, the Ohio Department of Agriculture said it plans to deny the permit because the application was submitted Feb. 27, more than a year after the...
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Global change, local action

...Mauger of Cook Inlet Keeper, Steve Baird of Kachemak Bay Research Reserve, Mitch Michaud of the United States Department of Agriculture, and biologist John Morton of the Kenai Wildlife Refuge. Morton was also a member of the conference's organizing...

...Alaska's Farm to School Program, which is part of the nationwide organization, as well as other United State Department of Agriculture funding, she said. Tebughna is the only school in the district that has developed a connection with Farm to...
News | Schools

...Conservancy and Haa Aani LLC to provide a revolving loan fund for sustainable businesses in Southeast Alaska," Department of Agriculture undersecretary Robert Bonnie said. "In particular, these funds have the potential to advance a range of economic...
Students create school lunch menus

...salmon, brown rice, seaweed and a pineapple-strawberry fruit cup.The contest was inspired by new U.S. Department of Agriculture regulations for school lunches. With the passing of the federal Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act and the campaign...
Century old law returns to fund forest communities

...counties," according to the Forest Service's Election and Allocation Guidelines. According to a United States Department of Agriculture press release, when the 1908 Act payments began to decrease decades ago due to the decline in timber sales...

...Pacific Avenue, refurbished it and began loading it up with animals.Last week, they passed their federal Department of Agriculture test. Their business license is in the works. And when they open - in late January or early February, they...
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