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Climate change conference participation appreciated

...USGS, John Morton of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Steve Baird from Kachemak Bay Research Reserve, Mitch Michaud of USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, Nancy Lord, former Alaska State Writer Laureate from Homer, Sue Mauger of Cook Inletkeeper...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-16/climate-change-conference
Letters
Market for locally raised meat grows

...United States Department of Agriculture is not necessary, said USDA Alaska Director Danny Consenstein. Regulations are to ensure...Kenai Peninsula," Gerlach said. "If they had access to a USDA facility that could help increase sales, and develop more of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-21/eating-local-meat
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...spokeswoman Bethany Hahn said the Meeker County operation has 12 barns on the site. Just one barn was infected, and she said the USDA is working with the producer on what to do with the turkeys in the other barns. Jennie-O, a division of Hormel Foods Corp...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-04-08
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...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-27-1
News

...Sponsors for this event include the Central Peninsula Garden Club, Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District, Alaska Grown and the USDA Farmers Market Promotion Program.The Central Kenai Peninsula Hospital Service Area Board will hold its regularly scheduled...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-29
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Business news

...Sponsors for this event include the Central Peninsula Garden Club, Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District, Alaska Grown and the USDA Farmers Market Promotion Program. Nomination period open for Homer Electric Association Board of Directors seats Homer Electric...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-02-09/business-news
Community

...Department said."The new access for American exports we're announcing today is the culmination of decades of hard work by USDA staff," Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said in a news release. "These efforts will result in high quality, fresh U...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/nicholas-k-geranios/2015-01-26
Business Briefs

...Sponsors for this event include the Central Peninsula Garden Club, Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District, Alaska Grown and the USDA Farmers Market Promotion Program. Nomination period open for Homer Electric Association Board of Directors seats Homer Electric...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-02-02/business-briefs
Community
USDA high tunnel program expands

...tried to cut the cost." In 2014 the basic rate for reimbursement on a high tunnel was $5.74 per square foot, according to USDA data. Populations that are considered "historically underserved," including low-income people and veterans, are reimbursed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-16/usda-high-tunnel-program-expands
News

...Childhood Center is participating in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food program. This...year.In accordance with federal law and USDA policy, the Early Childhood Center is...a complaint, write immediately to the USDA Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-20
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