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A look at local food week and the fermentation frenzy

...together from 6 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 13 at the Dena'ina Wellness Center, Eller said. A berry walk hosted by the University of Fairbanks Cooperative Extension service, a series of local farm tours and wine tastings at Alaska Berries will bring out...
New resource for local growers

...Ecology and Management. Chumley and Associate Director for the Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station at the University of Fairbanks Milan Shipka said Matney will bring necessary skills in pest management, livestock production and personal gardening...
Seed potato program scrutinized

...yields, growers are still feeling the loss." Janice Chumley, Kenai Peninsula District IPM Program Aide for the University of Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service, has been working with the potato program for 15 years. "By gutting that program...
Apache unveils north road extension plans

...questions and express concerns of the impacts the road would have for the remote area. Janice Chumley with the University of Fairbanks Cooperative Extension asked what invasive plant management plans are in place for putting a road in an ecologically...

...graduated from Kenai Central High School, in Kenai Alaska and continued on to receive a college education at the University of Fairbanks, in Fairbanks, Alaska.Gary was enlisted in the military, worked as an EMT/Firefighter, taught firearms...
Humor, humbleness makes Old Town Kenai priesthood enjoyable

...Seminary and left a year later for college in Fairbanks. From 1985 to 1990, Thomas studied education at the University of Fairbanks. He still read in churches, but his involvement had wavered, he said. After he received his bachelors degree...
Kenai, SoHi hoops teams ready to accept challenge of being the smallest in Class 4A

...This year, the girls are pushing the ball up the floor, as well." Kaillee Skjold already has committed to the University of Fairbanks, and Blossom said Skjold has been doing a great job distributing the ball this year, making the Stars even tougher...
Emergency responders go high tech

...could be life threatening." The Kenai Peninsula Borough's Office of Emergency Management partnered with the University of Fairbanks Cooperative Extension office on the Kenai Peninsula to offer a beginner's and advanced course on how to use...
"Farm to fork"

...early stages, it will have big benefits, said Lydia Clayton, Agriculture and Horticulture Extension Agent for University of Fairbanks' Cooperative Extension Service. "It will be a place for farmers to interact with consumers and consumers to...
Ash3D is federal answer to ash cloud response warn communities during the heat of fallout, he said. Prior to Ash3D, AVO had used a model created at the University of Fairbanks Alaska called Puff. That model produced nearly instantaneous predictions the National Weather Service used to...


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