27 May

WDTV: When you think of summer camp, you might think about pitching a tent or roasting marshmallows. And if you’re a camp counselor…

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18 May

The (Clarksburg) Exponent-Telegram: Hundreds of people braved Saturday’s rain to attend the Harrison County Master Gardeners’ Spring Clinic and Garden Fair at the Harrison Recreation Complex and 4-H Center.

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18 May

Huntington Herald-Dispatch: ... But with the coming emergence of Brood V – a group of periodic cicadas – Frank, an entomology expert with West Virginia University Extension Service, has been taking more calls …

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3 May

WVAlways: Today is the beginning of OSHA’s National safety stand down week. “Every person has a personal responsibility for their own safety,” says Mark Fullen of WVU Safety and Health Extension. “And they need the education and understanding of what is a safe workplace and what isn’t.”

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25 Apr

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April 25, 2016

Charleston Gazette-Mail: “It is important for people to realize that it is possible not only to save money by growing your own food, but it could be a full-time job and provide for economic stability for you and your family,” said West Virginia University Extension Agent and Conference Coordinator John Porter.

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20 Apr

Preston County News & Journal: West Virginians last year spent $8.3 billion for food. At the same time Preston County residents spent $141,600,000.

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20 Apr

Bluefield Daily Telegraph: “I met with those folks Friday,” Spencer said. “We are taking a look at what is the best opportunity for the city. They (the WVU Extension Office) are involved in the farmers market in Princeton. We are talking to them about opportunities and about what can be done.

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20 Apr

WVU Today: Teens from all over the country are invited to learn what it takes to become a fire service professional at West Virginia University Extension Service’s Junior Firefighter Camp this summer.

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13 Apr

Farm and Dairy: Best-selling author Forrest Pritchard will headline the third annual West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference April 30 on the campus of West Virginia State University in Institute, W.Va.

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13 Apr

Mountain Statesman: Taylor County WVU Extension 4-H Agent, Jenny Murray recently visited the WTES 4th grade. Mrs. Murray helped the students create a “Drumming Monkey” by using Lego Robotic kits.

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