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The Advocate
High rivers change fishing landscapeThe unusually long run of snow melt along with spring and summer rains pushing
High rivers change fishing landscape
The Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
The unusually long run of snow melt along with spring and summer rains pushing the Mississippi and Atchafalaya rivers to abnormally high stages well into August left its mark on two of the country’s hottest freshwater fishing spots. Most in-state... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
SWCD to host meeting for landownersThe Adams County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold a public meetin
SWCD to host meeting for landowners
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
The Adams County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold a public meeting at 7:30 a.m. Sept. 8 at the Adams County USDA Service Center, 975 S. 11th St., Decatur. The purpose of the meeting is to bring together landowners, land users and... Read more
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Thief River Falls Times
Rain garden dedicated at Ralph Engelstad Arenaby April Scheinoha The late Al Gustafson would have been embarrassed by the am
Rain garden dedicated at Ralph Engelstad Arena
Thief River Falls Times / Posted 4 days ago
by April Scheinoha The late Al Gustafson would have been embarrassed by the amount of attention given to him Thursday, Aug. 20. On that day, a rain garden was dedicated in his memory at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls. “It’s quite an... Read more
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Hope Star
Feral hog control workshop setA free workshop concerning feral hog control in Hempstead County is set for Thu
Feral hog control workshop set
Hope Star / Posted 4 days ago
A free workshop concerning feral hog control in Hempstead County is set for Thursday evening at the Southwest Research and Extension Center in Hope.The workshop is funded in part by the Arkansas Forestry Association and the U.S. Department of... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
Springdale Township slows down the waterIn 2000 a flooding issue in Section 21 of Springdale Township near Walnut Grove
Springdale Township slows down the water
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
In 2000 a flooding issue in Section 21 of Springdale Township near Walnut Grove was brought to the attention of an entity known as Area II, which works on floodwater retention projects in the Minnesota River basin.... Posted Aug. 24, 2015 at 12:01... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Mobile labs help Florida agriculture save waterFlorida’s Mobile Irrigation Lab program helped agricultural operations save mor
Mobile labs help Florida agriculture save water
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
Florida’s Mobile Irrigation Lab program helped agricultural operations save more than 12 million gallons of water in the last fiscal year, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam said Thursday. The state’s 17 traveling labs provide free irrigation... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Studies of the Red River could prevent a disasterA meeting with several state and federal officials at LSU-S may lead to talks o
Studies of the Red River could prevent a disaster
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
A meeting with several state and federal officials at LSU-S may lead to talks of preventing a future catastrophe on the Red River. Gary Hanson, the Director of the Red River Watershed Management Institute, addressed a room full of people from... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Studies of the Red River could prevent a disasterA meeting with several state and federal officials at LSU-S may lead to talks o
Studies of the Red River could prevent a disaster
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
A meeting with several state and federal officials at LSU-S may lead to talks of preventing a future catastrophe on the Red River. Gary Hanson, the Director of the Red River Watershed Management Institute, addressed a room full of people from... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Black Bears Hold Mascot Mania Night39th Annual Doddridge County Fair Feature Local Talents39th Annual Doddridge Co
Black Bears Hold Mascot Mania Night
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 9 days ago
39th Annual Doddridge County Fair Feature Local Talents39th Annual Doddridge County Fair Feature Local Talents This is the 39th year of the Doddridge County Fair. For many years the fair has hosted a local talent show for everyone to see all the... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Morgantown Area Chamber of Commerce Hosts "Business After Hours"39th Annual Doddridge County Fair Feature Local Talents39th Annual Doddridge Co
Morgantown Area Chamber of Commerce Hosts "Business After Hours"
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 9 days ago
39th Annual Doddridge County Fair Feature Local Talents39th Annual Doddridge County Fair Feature Local Talents This is the 39th year of the Doddridge County Fair. For many years the fair has hosted a local talent show for everyone to see all the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse | News - Home One man was killed and another injured in a single-vehicle cras
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
| News - Home One man was killed and another injured in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 97 near Culver Wednesday morning, Oregon State Police reported. $2 million Pentagon grant to benefit... Read more
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News 4 Reno
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouseRENO, Nev. (AP) — State and federal land managers working to keep the greater s
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
News 4 Reno / Posted 10 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) — State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouseRENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater s
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 10 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of... Read more
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ABC Montana
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouseRENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater s
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouseRENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater s
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
KTVN Reno / Posted 10 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouseRENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater s
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouseRENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater s
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouseRENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater s
$2 million Pentagon grant to benefit Nevada sage grouse
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 10 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - State and federal land managers working to keep the greater sage grouse off the list of endangered species have secured a $2 million grant from the Pentagon to help finance habitat restoration beneath thousands of square miles of... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Missouri Department of Conservation Gets USDA Funds for Landowners New MDC Missouri Outdoor Recreation Access Program will expand outdoor recrea
Missouri Department of Conservation Gets USDA Funds for Landowners
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 10 days ago
New MDC Missouri Outdoor Recreation Access Program will expand outdoor recreation activities. Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is... Read more
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Hartford Courant
New Funding For Purchasing Public Access To Private Land for Hunting, FishingHARTFORD — A new federal grant of $612,500 will nearly double the amount of pri
New Funding For Purchasing Public Access To Private Land for Hunting, Fishing
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
HARTFORD — A new federal grant of $612,500 will nearly double the amount of privately owned land in Connecticut that is open to the public for hunting, fishing and other outdoor recreation under a combined state and federal program. The money will... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin BoardMARQUETTE - The Michigan Tree Farm Committee, American Tree Farm System and Ame
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
MARQUETTE - The Michigan Tree Farm Committee, American Tree Farm System and American Forest Foundation in cooperation with the Alger and Marquette County Conservation Districts will be sponsoring a tree farm field day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Marcy Kaptur announces $5 million investment from USDA to improve water quality in Lake ErieCongresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9) announced Friday that the U.S. Department of
Marcy Kaptur announces $5 million investment from USDA to improve water quality in Lake Erie
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 15 days ago
Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9) announced Friday that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will invest an additional $5 million across Ohio, Michigan and Indiana to improve water quality in Lake Erie’s western basin. “Science tells us that if... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
U.S. offers more funds to farms to aid lake Another $5M available for cover crops, other work in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana
U.S. offers more funds to farms to aid lake
The Toledo Blade / Posted 15 days ago
Another $5M available for cover crops, other work in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana Farmers in Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana will have access to another $5 million to help them pay for the cost of cover crops and... Read more
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Wayne Post
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding a
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region
Wayne Post / Posted 16 days ago
Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding announced Thursday will help reduce and prevent pollution in watersheds throughout the Great Lakes region. Projects... Read more
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Victor Post
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding a
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region
Victor Post / Posted 16 days ago
Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding announced Thursday will help reduce and prevent pollution in watersheds throughout the Great Lakes region. Projects... Read more
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Henrietta Post
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding a
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region
Henrietta Post / Posted 16 days ago
Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding announced Thursday will help reduce and prevent pollution in watersheds throughout the Great Lakes region. Projects... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding a
$1.7M to fight water pollution across Great Lakes region
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 16 days ago
Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Posted Aug. 13, 2015 at 11:02 AM Funding announced Thursday will help reduce and prevent pollution in watersheds throughout the Great Lakes region. Projects... Read more
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PhysOrg
Shade may mitigate invasive plant presence and richnessDoes more shade limit the presence of invasive plants along streams and rivers?
Shade may mitigate invasive plant presence and richness
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Does more shade limit the presence of invasive plants along streams and rivers? That intriguing possibility was suggested in "Habitat limitations on invasive communities in urban riparian areas," which was posted online by Invasive Plant Science and... Read more
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Chillicothe Times Bulletin
Pollinator Palooza coming to libraryAn event at the Chillicothe Public Library will get participants up close and p
Pollinator Palooza coming to library
Chillicothe Times Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
An event at the Chillicothe Public Library will get participants up close and personal with pollinators.The library will host the all-day, family-friendly Pollinator Palooza Aug. 27.Beginning at 10 a.m. and running throughout the day, visitors can... Read more
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KXII Sherman
County seeks additional fundingLAMAR COUNTY, Texas -- Lamar County Commissioners say they have begun applying
County seeks additional funding
KXII Sherman / Posted 18 days ago
LAMAR COUNTY, Texas -- Lamar County Commissioners say they have begun applying for additional federal funding to help pay for road damages caused by the May floods. County Judge Chuck Superville says they are hoping to receive money through the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon ranchers offered grants to aid sage grouse habitat | News - Home In parts of 8 counties; Aug. 28th application deadline POSTED:
Oregon ranchers offered grants to aid sage grouse habitat
KTVZ Bend / Posted 18 days ago
| News - Home In parts of 8 counties; Aug. 28th application deadline POSTED: 5:06 PM PDT August 11, 2015 Aid available to improve... Read more
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Stuttgart Daily Leader
USA Rice, DU partnership in conservation to kick offUSA Rice and Ducks Unlimited (DU) will officially kick off implementation of th
USA Rice, DU partnership in conservation to kick off
Stuttgart Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
USA Rice and Ducks Unlimited (DU) will officially kick off implementation of their Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) joint project, "Sustaining the Future of Rice", that was announced in January 2015.RCPP is funded through the 2014... Read more
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PhysOrg
Guam research aids native treesThe splendor of Guam's Tabernaemontana rotensis is depicted in the unique flowe
Guam research aids native trees
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
The splendor of Guam's Tabernaemontana rotensis is depicted in the unique flowers and fruits. Credit: University of Guam Guam-based research has made its way to the July issue of the national scientific journal HortScience. The work was conducted in... Read more
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The Wanderer
Grassi Bog Watershed Issues AiredScott Erdmann met with the Marion Board of Selectmen on August 4 to air his gri
Grassi Bog Watershed Issues Aired
The Wanderer / Posted 19 days ago
Scott Erdmann met with the Marion Board of Selectmen on August 4 to air his grievances regarding rising waters on his property from the Grassi Bog watershed area, a town-owned open space property that abuts his Mill Street home. Erdmann said changes... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Agriculture and conservation tour set for Aug. 20The tour will provide participants with a snapshot of agriculture production, i
Agriculture and conservation tour set for Aug. 20
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
The tour will provide participants with a snapshot of agriculture production, innovation and marketing taking place in Davidson County. It will also give a look at measures being utilized and implemented to protect and conserve natural resources... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Help WantedHere's a look at today's help wanted. Chase Moving and Storage in Williston is
Help Wanted
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 days ago
Here's a look at today's help wanted. Chase Moving and Storage in Williston is looking for a mover and a driver. Both jobs are fulltime. Qualifications include: able to effectively interact with fellow team members and customers and be customer... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Opinion: The real cost of soil erosionDo you know what ‘menace’ Nebraska farmers are still battling? Soil erosion. E
Opinion: The real cost of soil erosion
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
Do you know what ‘menace’ Nebraska farmers are still battling? Soil erosion. Even after widespread adoption of no-till and other modern farming methods, soil erosion is still a big problem in many areas. Hugh Hammond Bennett was the first chief of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Dams to be assessed in Schuylkill CountyPOTTSVILLE — Three dams will be inspected in Schuylkill County. The U.S. Depar
Dams to be assessed in Schuylkill County
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
POTTSVILLE — Three dams will be inspected in Schuylkill County. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service will assess the flood-control dams, which are operated and maintained by the county: Hosensock Dam in Ryan... Read more
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The McPherson Sentinel
Farmer survey pool being determinedThe U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (
Farmer survey pool being determined
The McPherson Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is contacting farmers and ranchers from now through August as part of a national survey of conservation practices. During the first phase of the National Resources... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Land conservation assistance for Northwest Florida now available onlineCRESTVIEW — The U.S. Department of Agriculture's new web app, Conservation Clie
Land conservation assistance for Northwest Florida now available online
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
CRESTVIEW — The U.S. Department of Agriculture's new web app, Conservation Client Gateway, allows individual landowners and land users the secure ability to request conservation technical and financial assistance from the USDA Natural Resources... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
County Conservation lines up wetland workOver the summer, contractors will be working to bring the land into a more natu
County Conservation lines up wetland work
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 26 days ago
Over the summer, contractors will be working to bring the land into a more natural, wetter state, said Bruce Atherton, agricultural engineer with the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service. "We're basically doing... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
5 Hawaii isle farmers apply for feral-pig control programThe pilot program to address feral pig management on Hawaii island will be fund
5 Hawaii isle farmers apply for feral-pig control program
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 29 days ago
The pilot program to address feral pig management on Hawaii island will be funded by the Environmental Quality Incentives Programs. Under the program, damage by feral pigs to natural resources will be monitored for at least three years. HILO » Five... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Group Works to Plant Native Prairie Grass on Nebraska LandNORTH PLATTE, Neb.-- Thanks to a $700,000 grant and an organization's efforts,
Group Works to Plant Native Prairie Grass on Nebraska Land
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 30 days ago
NORTH PLATTE, Neb.-- Thanks to a $700,000 grant and an organization's efforts, around 15,500 acres of land south of North Platte is looking greener. Four of Nebraska's Natural Resource Districts bought the land and formed the Nebraska Cooperative... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana black bear on path to leave threatened listThe Louisiana black bear, the inspiration for the iconic stuffed animal named a
Louisiana black bear on path to leave threatened list
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
The Louisiana black bear, the inspiration for the iconic stuffed animal named after President Theodore Roosevelt, got some good news Wednesday when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said it is no longer in danger of extinction during the next 100... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Alcorn State hosts its annual Ag field dayThis is a news release from Al corn State University Alcorn State to Host Its
Alcorn State hosts its annual Ag field day
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 30 days ago
This is a news release from Al corn State University Alcorn State to Host Its Annual Ag Field Day “Diversity and Sustainable Agriculture: Celebrating More Than 125 Years of Providing Access and Enhancing Opportunities,” is the theme of this year’s... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Alcorn State hosts its annual Ag field dayThis is a news release from Al corn State University Alcorn State to Host Its
Alcorn State hosts its annual Ag field day
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 30 days ago
This is a news release from Al corn State University Alcorn State to Host Its Annual Ag Field Day “Diversity and Sustainable Agriculture: Celebrating More Than 125 Years of Providing Access and Enhancing Opportunities,” is the theme of this year’s... Read more

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