The “Lawn and Garden Show” with University of Wyoming Extension horticulture educator Jeff Edwards and Jerry Erschabek of Torrington resumes Friday, April 26.
Listeners can tune in at 8 a.m. every Friday to KGOS (1490 AM) and KERM (98.3 FM) … Read the rest
The University of Wyoming meats judging team finished in the top 10 at the last three spring contests this season.
“I am very pleased about how things turned out,” said team coach Sierra Jepsen. “2018 was a comeback year for … Read the rest
Refurbished newspaper delivery boxes in Gillette now distribute clothes, food and toiletries to help those in need of extra support.
Called “little free pantries,” four are distributed around town with a fifth planned for the end of May. Many such … Read the rest
Associate Professor Benjamin Rashford in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics was named Supervisor of the Year and accountant Tracy Bennett in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences received an Unsung Hero Award during the annual Staff Recognition … Read the rest
Industry updates, workshops and recognizing women in agriculture are part of the Excellence in Agriculture Symposium Wednesday, May 1, at the Cam-plex energy building in Gillette.
The day also features First Lady Jennie Gordon as the keynote lunch speaker.
“It … Read the rest
Information on a variety of topics related to production agriculture, diversifying an operation and marketing and promoting agriculture will be offered at the Branching Out program in Wheatland.
The workshop is Friday-Saturday, April 26-27, at Platte Valley State Bank, 200, … Read the rest
The University of Wyoming Extension is hosting an informational brucellosis meeting for producers 2-5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Big Horn County fair grounds in Basin.
The meeting is open to the public and includes subjects related to the … Read the rest
A free webinar series through the University of Wyoming Extension focusing on gardening and growing food in a backyard begins April 10 and ends May 15.
Backyard Gardening in Wyoming is noon to 1 p.m. each Wednesday. Horticulture and gardening … Read the rest
There was no guarantee in 1980 that farmer-by-day and songwriter-when-time-allowed Mark Jones wouldn’t be singing the bankrupt blues in just a few years.
He had taken over the family’s four properties in Nebraska when his father died. They were swirling … Read the rest
An online, self-directed study version of the Wyoming pesticide applicator core manual is now available for private and commercial applicators.
This core manual review course provides general information about licensures in Wyoming, study materials and practice quizzes on the 11 … Read the rest
The University of Wyoming livestock judging team finished in the top four at each of its six contests this spring.
“It was a great finish to the season for the team,” said coach Caleb Boardman, in the Department of Animal … Read the rest
The Goshen County Master Gardeners will host the Spring Garden Conference this Saturday, March 30, at the Goshen County 4-H Building at the Goshen County Fair Grounds, 7078 Fairgrounds Rd.
Presentations are 9 a.m.-3 p.m. starting with Jane Dorn, author … Read the rest
The central Wyoming tree care workshop is Saturday, April 6, in Casper at the Agricultural Resource and Learning Center, 2011 Fairgrounds Road.
Registration is $10 and will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the program 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Lunch … Read the rest
The University of Wyoming Extension range management specialist received an Outstanding Young Professional Award at the annual Society for Range Management (SRM) conference in Minneapolis, Minn., in February.
The award recognizes Derek Scasta for displaying superior performance and leadership in … Read the rest
A new horticulture program educator has joined the Campbell County University of Wyoming Extension office.
Meredith Hoggatt served from 2015 to 2018 as the greenhouse coordinator for the University of Wyoming Williams Conservatory, which combined her passion for plants, insects … Read the rest