28 Aug

Farm World Online: A Tennessee team, whose members didn’t know the difference between a hickory and a maple when they started out, took first place in the “World Series” of 4-H Forestry – the National Forestry Invitational – in July.

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27 Aug West Virginia University is helping Harpers Ferry recover from a fire that damaged four buildings and nine businesses.


27 Aug

The (Martinsburg) Journal-: Just listening to Suzi Kay-Kitchen’s voice, it was clear she treasured each of the buildings damaged in the July 23 fire, and had spent considerable time worrying about the business owners – many of them are friends of hers.

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26 Aug

Spirit of Jefferson: West Virginia University Extension Service experts organizing next week’s meeting here on how to help the town following last month’s devastating fire say they want to hear ideas from elected leaders, residents and others.

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26 Aug

The Montgomery Herald: Lauren Weatherford, West Virginia University Extension agent, shared suggestions on how to improve the health of Fayette County residents with the commissioners at last week’s meeting.

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26 Aug

The (Martinsburg) Journal: It’s Friday night and you are ready to celebrate with good food made by someone other than you! Where do you go? Your decision is probably based on previous experiences, taste, mood, and setting.

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25 Aug

Organic soil fertility

August 25, 2015 This article provides an overview of key concepts in organic fertility management, a review of essential macro and micronutrients, and a listing of nutrient amendments approved for use in organic farming systems.


25 Aug

Charleston Gazette-Mail: When fire ripped through historic Harpers Ferry a month ago, one of West Virginia’s most photographed cityscapes was marred by disaster. Nine businesses were destroyed, and 45 employees and two tenants were displaced.

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25 Aug

The State Journal: With the start of school, experts at the West Virginia University Fire Service Extension remind those in off-campus housing to be check fire detectors.

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25 Aug

The Dominion Post: Cody Rice, of Cassville, and Evan Yost, of Morgantown, have had their priorities in check for years.

Read more in The Dominion Post Wednesday, August 19, issue, page 1-D.