AGRO-TERRORISM…Preparing emergency personnel
and officials in the event of an agro-terrorism attack was the focus of an
exercise held at UK’s Animal Research Farm in Woodford County.
EDEN SHALE 50TH ANNIVERSARY…UK’s Eden Shale
Research Farm in Northern Kentucky celebrates its 50th anniversary this
year. A field day and celebration was held to mark the event and honor the
two men who have been the only managers of the farm in its 50 year history.
UKREC FIELD DAY…It’s time for UK’s Research and
Education Center at Princeton in Western Kentucky to holds its biennial
field day, July 28. It’s always a big event with something to offer every
family member. Extension Today On The Air previews this year’s program
BASKET WORKSHOP…For tens years now, people have
been gathering at the Kentucky Leadership Center for the Bluegrass Area
Homemakers BasketmakersWorkshop. The workshop has a national reputation
for attracting the best teachers and participants from all over the United
KOOLSVILLE…You won’t find
Koolsville on any map, but the made-up community did exist for a week in
Northern Kentucky. 9-to-12 year olds created Koolsville in a Mini-Society
Project at the Boone County Extension Office.
EFNEP-PAT BIGGERSTAFF…Making sure families have
enough to eat of the right kinds of food is the goal of the Expanded Food
and Nutrition Education Program, or EFNEP. This month we introduce you to a
Bell County woman who has grown vegetables from seed given to her through
EFNEP and how she shares what she produces with others.
THOMAS D. CLARK…Kentucky’s
Historian Laureate Thomas Clark passed away recently just weeks shy of his
102nd birthday. Extension Today honors the life and contributions of Clark
who was a true state treasure.