Tags https://vtnews.vt.edu/tags.html?tag=vtnews_vt_edu:extension en Thu, 21 Apr 2016 08:20:16 -0400 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/rss/rss.html Virginia Tech to host Beef & Forage Field Day at Kentland Farm on July 27 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/05/cals-kentlandfieldday.html Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/05/cals-kentlandfieldday.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and Community Michael L. Jahncke honored with emeritus status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/05/cals-jahnckeemeritus.html Wed, 17 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/05/cals-jahnckeemeritus.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationEmeritus and emerita faculty Virginia Tech to present Alumni Distinguished Service Awards to Nancy Moga and Charlie Wood https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/05/alumni-distinguished-service.html Thu, 04 May 2017 16:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/05/alumni-distinguished-service.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniTop NewsCollege of ScienceCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesPhilanthropyAwardsVirginia Tech Commencement Ben Grove named assistant director for Global Programs in College of Agriculture and Life Sciences https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/cals-grove.html Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/cals-grove.html Pamplin College of BusinessVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and Community Virginia Tech Beef Cattle Center earns 2017 AICA Outstanding Seedstock Producer Award https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/cals-eversole.html Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/cals-eversole.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and Community Ozzie Abaye receives Alumni Award for Excellence in International Outreach https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/fs-abaye-alumni-award-for-excellence-in-international-outreach.html Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/fs-abaye-alumni-award-for-excellence-in-international-outreach.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life Sciences2017 Faculty and Staff AwardsFaculty and Staff Wade E. Thomason receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/fs-thomason-alumni-award-for-excellence-in-extension.html Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/fs-thomason-alumni-award-for-excellence-in-extension.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life Sciences2017 Faculty and Staff AwardsFaculty and Staff Phillip K. Blevins receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/fs-blevins-alumni-award-for-excellence-in-extension.html Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/fs-blevins-alumni-award-for-excellence-in-extension.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life Sciences2017 Faculty and Staff AwardsFaculty and Staff 4-H pledges to re-engage millions of alumni to grow 4-H: ‘Raise Your Hand’ if you are a 4-H alum from Virginia https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/ext-raiseyourhand.html Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:04:45 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/ext-raiseyourhand.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Tree planting takes root at the Catawba Sustainability Center, thanks to volunteers https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/outreach-catawbaplanting.html Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/outreach-catawbaplanting.html Student LifeVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCampus and CommunityTop NewsCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentOutreach and International Affairs Bristol Junior Steer and Heifer Show in Abingdon, Virginia on May 10 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/ext-steer.html Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/ext-steer.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves proposed School of Plant and Environmental Sciences https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/cals-spes.html Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/cals-spes.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and CommunityTop News 'Between Earth and Sky: Climate Change on the Last Frontier' will be screened April 12 at the Lyric https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/040317-fralin-earthandsky.html Tue, 04 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/04/040317-fralin-earthandsky.html Fralin Life Science InstituteVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityGlobal Change CenterBlacksburg, Va. In Save Our Towns season finale, Harrisonburg embraces immigrants https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/outreach-townsthreeeight.html Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/outreach-townsthreeeight.html College of Architecture and Urban StudiesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionGraduate EducationOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityEconomic development Zeke Barlow named director of communications and marketing of Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/cals-barlow.html Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/cals-barlow.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension Online course for Virginia forest landowners begins May 15 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/cnre-onlinewoodlandcourse.html Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/cnre-onlinewoodlandcourse.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCampus and CommunityTop NewsBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentEnvironmentOutreach and International Affairs Virginia Cooperative Extension provides training in facilitation skills https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/vce-facilitation.html Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:44:03 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/vce-facilitation.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationVirginia Cooperative Extension Students gain first-hand insight into the importance of global agricultural trade https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/cals-agtrade.html Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/cals-agtrade.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesRichmond, Va.Graduate EducationTop News Luray foods expo showcases Shenandoah Valley farmers March 6 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/Farm2Fork.html Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/Farm2Fork.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Tech professor speaks on Capitol Hill about impact and value of funding science https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/McDowell.html Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/McDowell.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationGraduate EducationCampus and CommunityTop NewsFralin Life Science Institute Save Our Towns: Artists lead downtown renaissance in Princeton, West Virginia https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/outreach-townsthreeseven.html Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/outreach-townsthreeseven.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesGraduate EducationCampus and CommunityTop NewsEconomic developmentOutreach and International Affairs Virginia Tech’s Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics to co-host Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade on March 6-7 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/cals-agtrade.html Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/cals-agtrade.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of Natural Resources and Environment Community Voices hosts food systems and social justice activist Jeanette Abi-Nader on Feb. 22 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/community-voices-feb-22-speakers.html Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/community-voices-feb-22-speakers.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesGraduate EducationCampus and CommunityTop NewsBlacksburg, Va.College of Architecture and Urban Studies Christmas Tree Primer: Cultural techniques and real-world experiences https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/ext-christmastree.html Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/ext-christmastree.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Tech alumnus has the National Mall covered https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/CALS-turfgrass.html Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/02/CALS-turfgrass.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and CommunityAlumniGraduate Education Wooden structures prefabricated in the U.S. could help reduce housing deficit in Latin America https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cnre-latinamericahousing.html Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cnre-latinamericahousing.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCampus and CommunityGraduate EducationTop NewsEconomic developmentBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and Environment Save Our Towns looks at Lexington's downtown redevelopment https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/outreach-townsthreesix.html Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/outreach-townsthreesix.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionGraduate EducationCampus and CommunityEconomic developmentCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesOutreach and International Affairs Virginia Tech partners with commonwealth, Israeli food company https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cals-israel.html Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cals-israel.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityTop News Virginia Tech Beef Cattle Health Conference set for Jan. 28 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/vetmed-beefconference.html Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/vetmed-beefconference.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCampus and CommunityTop NewsBlacksburg, Va. 4-H Day at the State Capitol offers members an inside glimpse of Virginia’s legislative branch https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/ext-4hDayCaptitol.html Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/ext-4hDayCaptitol.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension Michael Schwarz named director of Virginia Seafood Agriculture Research and Extension Center https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cals-schwarz.html Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cals-schwarz.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationFaculty and StaffCollege of Natural Resources and Environment Alumnus discovers invasive insect on campus, launches efforts to protect trees https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cnre-emeraldashborer.html Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/cnre-emeraldashborer.html Division of Administrative ServicesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentFacilities ServicesYoung Alumni Save Our Towns: Bramwell embraces ATVs https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/outreach-townsthreefive.html Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/01/outreach-townsthreefive.html College of Architecture and Urban StudiesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionGraduate EducationOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityEconomic development Virginia 4-H Livestock Judging and Livestock Skillathon teams successful at national contests https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-lifestockjudging.html Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-lifestockjudging.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Brandon Monk named Virginia FFA executive director https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-brandonmonk.html Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-brandonmonk.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension Geospatial education project works to bring drone technology to Virginia’s community colleges https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/cnre-droneeducation.html Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/cnre-droneeducation.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionUnmanned Aerial VehiclesCampus and CommunityTop NewsBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentOutreach and International Affairs Avoid spreading boxwood disease when decorating for the holidays https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-boxwoods.html Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-boxwoods.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and Community Virginia Cooperative Extension offers tips on pest management at greenhouse and nursery workshop https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-nurserymanagement.html Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/12/ext-nurserymanagement.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Latest episode of Save Our Towns explores the town of Fries https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/outreach-townsthreefour.html Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/outreach-townsthreefour.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCampus and CommunityTop NewsEconomic developmentCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentTop StoryOutreach and International Affairs Carl Griffey reappointed W.G. Wysor Professor of Agriculture https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/112416-cals-griffey.html Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/112416-cals-griffey.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationNamed chairs, professorships, and fellowships Virginia Cooperative Extension accepting applications for 2017 New River Valley Master Gardener training program https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/ext-mastergardener.html Tue, 22 Nov 2016 08:40:11 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/ext-mastergardener.html Virginia Cooperative Extension 2016 Virginia Farm to Table Conference to be held Dec. 6-8 in Weyers Cave https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/ext-farmtotable.html Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/ext-farmtotable.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension Adam Taylor named Catawba Sustainability Center manager https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/outreach-adamtaylor.html Sun, 20 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/outreach-adamtaylor.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsCampus and Community Pardoned National Thanksgiving Turkey coming to Virginia Tech https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/cals-pardonedturkeys.html Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/cals-pardonedturkeys.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and CommunityTop News Gordon Groover honored with emeritus status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/110316-cals-groover.html Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/110316-cals-groover.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationEmeritus and emerita facultyAlumniCampus and Community Sally Taylor named assistant professor of entomology and Extension specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/100516-newfacultytaylor.html Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/100516-newfacultytaylor.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia 4-H member wins lawn tractor contest https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/101916-lawnmowerwinner.html Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/101916-lawnmowerwinner.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Tech joins Chesapeake Research Consortium https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/cals-110716-bay.html Thu, 03 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/11/cals-110716-bay.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of EngineeringCampus and CommunityTop News Save Our Towns: Music is a money-making enterprise in Rocky Mount https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/outreach-townsthreethree.html Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/outreach-townsthreethree.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesEconomic development Virginia Cooperative Extension to hold fence building workshop https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/102016-fencingschool.html Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:30:22 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/102016-fencingschool.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Tom Thompson named associate dean and director of international programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101416-thompsonassociatedirector.html Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101416-thompsonassociatedirector.html Virginia Tech's international presenceVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and Community Nemo found at Virginia Seafood Agricultural Research and Extension Center https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101316-findingnemo.html Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101316-findingnemo.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and Community Jamie Lucero elected president of the National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101216-naadapresident.html Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101216-naadapresident.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Food justice advocate Karen Washington to speak at Virginia Tech https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101116-karenwashington.html Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101116-karenwashington.html Inclusion and DiversityVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop News Vitor R.G. Mercadante hired as assistant professor of animal and poultry sciences, Extension specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/100516-newfacultymercadante.html Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/100516-newfacultymercadante.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and Community Megan Seibel, director of VALOR program, named Virginia assistant secretary of agriculture and forestry https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101316-seibel.html Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/101316-seibel.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop News Julie Shortridge named assistant professor of biological systems engineering https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/100516-newfacultyshortridge.html Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/100516-newfacultyshortridge.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of EngineeringCampus and Community Virginia Cooperative Extension offers farm-to-restaurant market ready training https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/092616-farmtorestaurant.html Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/092616-farmtorestaurant.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension New episode of Save Our Towns ventures to Blowing Rock https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/outreach-townsthreetwo.html Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/10/outreach-townsthreetwo.html College of Architecture and Urban StudiesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityEconomic developmentCollege of Natural Resources and Environment Hokie BugFest creeps into its sixth year https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/092116-hokiebugfest.html Sun, 02 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/092116-hokiebugfest.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop News Experience the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences with virtual reality goggles at the state fair https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/091916-statefair.html Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:05:55 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/091916-statefair.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop News Virginia Tech to host Precision Agriculture Day at Kentland Farm Oct. 12 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/091216-precisionagday.html Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/091216-precisionagday.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop News Virginia Cooperative Extension offers emergency planning tips during National Preparedness Month https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/091216-nationalpreparednessmonth.html Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/091216-nationalpreparednessmonth.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityEmergency management Virginia’s agricultural leadership training program welcomes diverse fellowship in third cohort https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/cals-valorthirdcohort.html Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/cals-valorthirdcohort.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. Scott Tate named associate director of the Office of Economic Development https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/outreach-oedtate.html Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/outreach-oedtate.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsFaculty and StaffCampus and Community Four industry ambassadors to be inducted into Virginia Livestock Hall of Fame https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/081716-livestockhalloffame.html Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/081716-livestockhalloffame.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityAwards Tiny town declares its independence in first episode of Save Our Towns, season three https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/outreach-townsthreeone.html Wed, 07 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/09/outreach-townsthreeone.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityEconomic developmentCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesYoung AlumniOutreach and International Affairs Robert E. James honored with emeritus status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/082316-robertjames.html Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/082316-robertjames.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesEmeritus and emerita facultyAlumniCampus and Community Virginia Tech’s brewhouse display on tap for Saturday’s Deschutes Street Pub in Roanoke https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/082616-brewhouse.html Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/082616-brewhouse.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and CommunityTop News In memoriam: Daniel Powers, assistant farm manager, Virginia Tech Southern Piedmont Agricultural Research and Extension Center https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/081716-danielpowers.html Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/081716-danielpowers.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Eric Wiseman receives Alex L. Shigo Award for Arboricultural Education https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/cnre-wisemanshigoaward.html Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/cnre-wisemanshigoaward.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentFaculty and StaffAwards Fall Forestry and Wildlife Field Tours celebrate 40th anniversary https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/cnre-fallfieldtours.html Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/cnre-fallfieldtours.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop NewsBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentOutreach and International Affairs VALOR program graduates twelve new agricultural leaders https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/080116-valorfellows.html Tue, 09 Aug 2016 09:01:34 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/08/080116-valorfellows.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. Travis Mountain presented national awards for research and Extension work https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/072616-travismountain.html Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/072616-travismountain.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAwardsBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech professors look at food and nutrition choices through the lens of economics https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/070516-cals-economicsbook.html Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/070516-cals-economicsbook.html Fralin Life Science InstituteVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop News Tyler Wegmeyer named 2016 Virginia Farmer of the Year https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/070516-ext-farmeroftheyear.html Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/070516-ext-farmeroftheyear.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Cooperative Extension offers tips for controlling mosquitoes https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/070616-mosquitoes.html Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/07/070616-mosquitoes.html Zika virusVector-borne Disease Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop News Virginia Tech to host 96th annual 4-H Congress https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/06/vce-4hcongress.html Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/06/vce-4hcongress.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityTop NewsBlacksburg, Va. Board of Visitors approves 2016 promotions, tenure, continued appointments https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/06/provost-promotiontenure.html Tue, 07 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/06/provost-promotiontenure.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of EngineeringCollege of ScienceCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesPamplin College of BusinessCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesVirginia Tech Board of VisitorsCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentNational Capital RegionUniversity Libraries Virginia Tech eBee unmanned aircraft has endless applications for lands management https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/06/cnre-ebeedrone.html Wed, 01 Jun 2016 13:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/06/cnre-ebeedrone.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationConservation Management InstituteCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentNational Capital RegionOutreach and International Affairs 4-H tractor operators win state competition, advance to National 4-H Engineering Challenge https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/051216-tractor.html Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/051216-tractor.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension 4-H Positive Youth Development in Agriculture program helps communities in Senegal https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/vce-senegal.html Fri, 20 May 2016 11:27:08 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/vce-senegal.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension works to increase colorectal cancer screening rates https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/051116-eightytwenty.html Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/051116-eightytwenty.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityVirginia Cooperative Extension College of Agriculture and Life Sciences inducts new members into the hall of fame https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/cals-halloffame.html Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/cals-halloffame.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumni Distinguished ProfessorCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. A city's surprising new landmark ends season two of Save Our Towns https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/outreach-townstwofinal.html Tue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/05/outreach-townstwofinal.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va.Economic development Redesigned website highlights Virginia’s big trees https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/04/cnre-bigtreewebsite.html Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/04/cnre-bigtreewebsite.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentEnvironmentOutreach and International Affairs Steve Hopkins receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/04/fs-stevehopkins.html Fri, 22 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/04/fs-stevehopkins.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionFaculty and StaffAwardsBlacksburg, Va. David Close receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/04/fs-davidclose.html Fri, 22 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/04/fs-davidclose.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionFaculty and StaffAwardsBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension announces summer internship season https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/031616-extensionsummerinternship1.html Wed, 23 Mar 2016 07:55:37 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/031616-extensionsummerinternship1.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. 7 tips to keep pests – and pesticides – out of your garden https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/outreach-naturalgardentips.html Fri, 18 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/outreach-naturalgardentips.html Outreach and International AffairsVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension encourages physical activity through Move More, Virginia! campaign https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/cals-movemorevirginia.html Wed, 16 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/cals-movemorevirginia.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension to host agritourism conference April 5-6 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030216-ext-agritourismconference.html Tue, 15 Mar 2016 09:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030216-ext-agritourismconference.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Scientists use 'insect perfumes' to lure stink bugs to expendable crops https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/fralin-stinkbugs.html Tue, 15 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/fralin-stinkbugs.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesGraduate EducationCampus and CommunityCollege of ScienceBlacksburg, Va.Fralin Life Science Institute Virginia Tech contributes to commonwealth's strength in agricultural exports https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030416-cals-agtradeconference.html Wed, 09 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030416-cals-agtradeconference.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and Environment Brian Plum named College of Agriculture and Life Sciences assistant director of development for leadership gifts https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030816-development-plum.html Tue, 08 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030816-development-plum.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyFaculty and Staff Online course for Virginia forest landowners https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030716-cnre-onlinewoodlandcourse.html Mon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030716-cnre-onlinewoodlandcourse.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionEnvironmentOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityCollege of Natural Resources and Environment Save Our Towns wins national Best Community Affairs communications award https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030416-outreach-townsnationalaward.html Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/030416-outreach-townsnationalaward.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va.Economic development Blacksburg Children's Museum and Virginia Tech showcase geospatial technology, weather https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/022516-cnre-geospatialexhibit.html Thu, 25 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/022516-cnre-geospatialexhibit.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionUndergraduate EducationGraduate EducationOutreach and International AffairsCampus and CommunityCollege of Natural Resources and Environment National Health Outreach Conference held in Roanoke, Virginia on April 6-8 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/022516-ext-healthconference.html Thu, 25 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/022516-ext-healthconference.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesRoanoke, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension College of Agriculture and Life Sciences latest Innovations newsletter now available https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/021216-cals-latestinnovations.html Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/021216-cals-latestinnovations.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. Sustainable farmer, advocate receive conservation award from Virginia Cooperative Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/020816-ext-soilaward.html Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/020816-ext-soilaward.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesFaculty and StaffCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. 4-H Day at the State Capitol provides a real-life civics lesson for members https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/020516-ext-statecapitolday.html Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/020516-ext-statecapitolday.html Student LifeVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension co-hosts the 2016 South Atlantic Hops Conference https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/020416-ext-hopsconference.html Thu, 04 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/02/020416-ext-hopsconference.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesRichmond, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Susan Duncan named associate director of Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/012116-cals-susanduncan.html Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/012116-cals-susanduncan.html College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences researchResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of EngineeringCollege of ScienceCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentFralin Life Science InstituteInstitute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology Virginia Tech to host beef cattle health conference in Blacksburg Jan. 30 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/012016-vetmed-beefconference.html Wed, 20 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/012016-vetmed-beefconference.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine Woods and Wildlife Conference: Bring out the best in your property https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011516-cnre-woodsandwildlifeconf.html Fri, 15 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011516-cnre-woodsandwildlifeconf.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and Environment Virginia Tech employees give more than $319,000 to charities https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011316-hr-cvcmessage5.html Wed, 13 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011316-hr-cvcmessage5.html Division of Administrative ServicesCVCVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesHuman Resources Save Our Towns: Mastodons and more make news https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011216-outreach-townstwofive.html Tue, 12 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011216-outreach-townstwofive.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsEconomic developmentCollege of Natural Resources and Environment Virginia Cooperative Extension offers tips to prepare for El Niño winter https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011116-ext-winterpreparedness.html Mon, 11 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/011116-ext-winterpreparedness.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Adding value pays off for Virginia cattle producers https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/010816-ext-addingvalue.html Fri, 08 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/01/010816-ext-addingvalue.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Agriculture Leaders Obtaining Results selected for national award https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/122315-cals-valoraward.html Wed, 23 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/122315-cals-valoraward.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension Powell River Project given award by mining industry hall of fame for outreach and research https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/122215-cals-prazenaward.html Tue, 22 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/122215-cals-prazenaward.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of Natural Resources and Environment 4-H nets several wins at national livestock contests https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/120415-ext-livestock.html Thu, 17 Dec 2015 11:19:51 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/120415-ext-livestock.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative Extension New livestock, poultry, and equine facilities at Virginia Tech included in governor’s bond proposal https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121715-cals-livestockfunding.html Thu, 17 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121715-cals-livestockfunding.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment Station Virginia Cooperative Extension wins national award for strengthening rural economies https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121715-ext-NIFA.html Thu, 17 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121715-ext-NIFA.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationVirginia Cooperative Extension John Munsell awarded $1.4 million for agroforestry projects https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121115-cnre-munsellagroforestry.html Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121115-cnre-munsellagroforestry.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Natural Resources and Environment Virginia Cooperative Extension hosts 2016 Winter Forage conferences, features experts on tall fescue https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121015-ext-winteriscoming.html Thu, 10 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/12/121015-ext-winteriscoming.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Cooperative Extension offers 10 tips for consumers using new credit chip cards https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111815-ext-chipcards.html Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111815-ext-chipcards.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. New e-book helps consumers select decorative, pollinator shrubs for Virginia landscapes https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111915-ext-epub.html Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111915-ext-epub.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Help others in need with a donation to the Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111815-hr-cvcmessage3.html Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111815-hr-cvcmessage3.html CVCDivision of Administrative ServicesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesHuman ResourcesBlacksburg, Va. Freshwater shrimp becoming big deal with help of Virginia Cooperative Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111715-ext-shrimpboil.html Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111715-ext-shrimpboil.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension and partners to host 4th Farm to Table Conference in Weyers Cave https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111215-ext-farmtotable.html Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111215-ext-farmtotable.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Laura Strawn named Extension specialist and assistant professor of food science and technology https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111115-cals-strawnnewfaculty.html Wed, 11 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/111115-cals-strawnnewfaculty.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Scott Barrett receives Young Forester Leadership Award https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110915-cnre-scottbarrettsafaward.html Mon, 09 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110915-cnre-scottbarrettsafaward.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionAlumniCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Hannah Scherer appointed Extension specialist and assistant professor of agricultural, leadership, and community education https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110915-cals-scherernewfaculty.html Mon, 09 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110915-cals-scherernewfaculty.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Carlin Rafie appointed assistant professor of human nutrition, foods, and exercise and Extension specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110615-cals-rafienewfaculty.html Fri, 06 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110615-cals-rafienewfaculty.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Travis Mountain named Extension specialist, assistant professor of agricultural and applied economics https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110515-cals-mountainnewfaculty.html Thu, 05 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110515-cals-mountainnewfaculty.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Old-school coal miner digs up meaning on Save Our Towns, Episode 3 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110415-outreach-townstwothree.html Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110415-outreach-townstwothree.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va.Economic developmentCollege of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences National association recognizes Virginia Cooperative Extension agents https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110315-ext-anrawards.html Tue, 03 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110315-ext-anrawards.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Charlie Cahoon appointed assistant professor of plant pathology, physiology, and weed science and Extension specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110215-cals-cahoonnewfaculty.html Mon, 02 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/11/110215-cals-cahoonnewfaculty.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Make a difference in your community with a donation to Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/102815-hr-cvcmessage2.html Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/102815-hr-cvcmessage2.html CVCDivision of Administrative ServicesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Human Resources If you grill, don’t chill on meat thermometer use, cautions Virginia Cooperative Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/102215-ext-grilling.html Thu, 22 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/102215-ext-grilling.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Pork conference targets small-scale pig farmers https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101415-ext-porkconference.html Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101415-ext-porkconference.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Kids' Tech University makes STEM subjects accessible on campus and online https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101315-vbi-ktuopenenrollment.html Tue, 13 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101315-vbi-ktuopenenrollment.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionScience, technology, engineering, and mathematics (K-12 STEM education)College of ScienceBlacksburg, Va.Biocomplexity Institute Virginia Tech takes 4-H to children in Senegal https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101315-outreach-abayesenegal.html Tue, 13 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101315-outreach-abayesenegal.html Virginia Tech's international presenceVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. Donald Turner named 2015 Virginia Farmer of the Year https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101215-ext-farmeroftheyear.html Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101215-ext-farmeroftheyear.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Urban Agriculture Summit to be held in Richmond on Oct. 22-23 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101215-ext-urbanagsummit.html Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/101215-ext-urbanagsummit.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Honorees to be inducted into Virginia Livestock Hall of Fame on Virginia Tech campus https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/100815-ext-livestockhalloffame.html Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/100815-ext-livestockhalloffame.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Save Our Towns program explores Walmart's effect on two border towns https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/100615-outreach-townstwotwo.html Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/100615-outreach-townstwotwo.html College of Architecture and Urban StudiesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsVirginia Tech FoundationBlacksburg, Va.Economic development Virginia Cooperative Extension launches language interpretation service for clients https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/100215-ext-languageinterpretation.html Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/10/100215-ext-languageinterpretation.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. 4-H conducts world's largest science experiment on National Youth Science Day https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092915-ext-nysd.html Tue, 29 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092915-ext-nysd.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences latest Innovations newsletter now available https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092515-cals-latestissueinnovations.html Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092515-cals-latestissueinnovations.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationAlumniBlacksburg, Va. Empire of the ants (and spiders, and millipedes, and bees) comes marching back for Hokie BugFest https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092415-cals-bugfest5.html Thu, 24 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092415-cals-bugfest5.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Employees encouraged to give through annual Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092315-hr-cvcmessage1.html Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092315-hr-cvcmessage1.html CVCDivision of Administrative ServicesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Human Resources David Roper joins Virginia Cooperative Extension as 4-H youth livestock specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092215-cals-newfacultyroper.html Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092215-cals-newfacultyroper.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension Day at state fair to feature food safety demos, activities for families https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092115-ext-vceday.html Mon, 21 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/092115-ext-vceday.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension offers assistance before and after disasters strike https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/091815-ext-disasterresources.html Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/091815-ext-disasterresources.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Extension raises food insecurity awareness https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/091115-ext-snapchallenge.html Mon, 14 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/091115-ext-snapchallenge.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationVirginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves proposed design of new dairy and animal science facilities https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090815-cals-phaseIIdairy.html Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090815-cals-phaseIIdairy.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. New publication helps put those starting a forest products business on the path to success https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090415-cnre-forestproductspub.html Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090415-cnre-forestproductspub.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension partners with Farmacy Garden https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090115-ext-farmacygarden.html Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090115-ext-farmacygarden.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Two Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences faculty members receive animal science awards https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090115-cals-apscawards.html Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090115-cals-apscawards.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationEmeritus and emerita facultyBlacksburg, Va. Save Our Towns launches season 2 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090115-outreach-townstwoone.html Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/09/090115-outreach-townstwoone.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Tech FoundationBlacksburg, Va.Economic developmentCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesYoung AlumniOutreach and International Affairs Extension and cooperatives to hold 39th annual Forestry and Wildlife Field Tours https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/082815-cnre-fallfieldtours.html Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/082815-cnre-fallfieldtours.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionEnvironmentOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Stinky but rare corpse flower will bloom on Virginia Tech campus https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/082115-cals-corpseflower.html Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/082115-cals-corpseflower.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Geospatial experts author e-book, make analyzing remotely sensed images more accessible https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/082115-cnre-remotesensingebook.html Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/082115-cnre-remotesensingebook.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionGraduate EducationCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Two Virginia regions selected for Stronger Economies Together initiative https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/081715-ext-setregions.html Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/081715-ext-setregions.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Economic development Skelton 4-H welcome center named in honor of T. Marshall Hahn Jr. https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/081115-development-hahnwelcomecenter.html Tue, 11 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/081115-development-hahnwelcomecenter.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyBlacksburg, Va. Kentland Farm Field Day will showcase diverse research https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/080415-ext-kentlandfield.html Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/080415-ext-kentlandfield.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Master Naturalist program welcomes new sponsoring agency https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/080315-cnre-masternaturalistagency.html Mon, 03 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/080315-cnre-masternaturalistagency.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Experts Directory from Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences now available https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/080315-cals-expertsdirectory.html Mon, 03 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/08/080315-cals-expertsdirectory.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va.Fralin Life Science Institute John McGee receives national award for expanding geospatial education https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/072315-cnre-geospatialaward.html Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/072315-cnre-geospatialaward.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension to showcase research and new technology at the Virginia Ag Expo https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/072315-ext-agexpo.html Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/072315-ext-agexpo.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Faculty, staff recognized for commitment to an inclusive and diverse university community https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/071015-hr-uopdddicertificates.html Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/071015-hr-uopdddicertificates.html University Organizational and Professional DevelopmentInclusion and DiversityVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va.Human Resources New Dairy Science Complex - Kentland Farm bolsters program, contributes to the land-grant mission https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/070915-cals-dairy.html Thu, 09 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/07/070915-cals-dairy.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Saied Mostaghimi reappointed H.E. and Elizabeth F. Alphin Professor https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061715-cals-mostaghimiprofessor.html Wed, 17 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061715-cals-mostaghimiprofessor.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationPhilanthropyNamed chairs, professorships, and fellowshipsBlacksburg, Va. Video: Research boosts crop yields at home, reduces toxic pesticides worldwide https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061615-outreach-sandstalksag.html Tue, 16 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061615-outreach-sandstalksag.html ResearchNewport News, Va.Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsEconomic development Carlin Rafie named assistant professor and Extension specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061215-cals-rafie.html Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061215-cals-rafie.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. 4-H students honor history while working toward a better future at 2015 State Congress https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061015-ext-4hcongress.html Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061015-ext-4hcongress.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension launches portal to help agricultural producers and buyers connect https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061015-ext-market.html Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/061015-ext-market.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Board of Visitors approves 2015 promotions, tenure, continued appointments https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/060315-provost-promotiontenure.html Wed, 03 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/060315-provost-promotiontenure.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of EngineeringCollege of ScienceCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesPamplin College of BusinessCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesVirginia Tech Board of VisitorsCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va.National Capital RegionUniversity Libraries Virginia 4-H students place seventh at 2015 National LifeSmarts Competition https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/060115-ext-lifesmarts.html Mon, 01 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/060115-ext-lifesmarts.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Cooperative Extension provides tips on protecting bird flocks from avian flu https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/060115-ext-avianflu.html Mon, 01 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/06/060115-ext-avianflu.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Hannah Scherer appointed assistant professor of agricultural, leadership, and community education and Extension specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052915-cals-hannahscherer.html Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052915-cals-hannahscherer.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Human and Agricultural Biosciences Building earns green building certification https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052815-vpa-Habbileed.html Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052815-vpa-Habbileed.html Division of Administrative ServicesFacilities ServicesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences honors those who promote inclusion and diversity https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052215-cals-diversityaward.html Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052215-cals-diversityaward.html Inclusion and DiversityVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. Extension encourages residents to plan ahead during National Hurricane Preparedness Week https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052115-ext-hurricane.html Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/052115-ext-hurricane.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Brenda Caldwell recognized for 50 years of service https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/051215-hrcals-brendacaldwell.html Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/051215-hrcals-brendacaldwell.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Human Resources Jim and Janet Johnson inducted into College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Hall of Fame https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050715-cals-halloffame.html Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050715-cals-halloffame.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesBlacksburg, Va. Grants help high school teachers promote agricultural education https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050715-cals-grants.html Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050715-cals-grants.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Sandra Davis to receive university's highest honor https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050615-development-ruffner.html Wed, 06 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050615-development-ruffner.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va.PhilanthropyArtsVirginia Tech Commencement Martha Walker receives 2015 Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042115-facstaffaward-walker.html Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042115-facstaffaward-walker.html Virginia Cooperative Extension2015 Faculty Staff AwardsCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. Jennifer Bowen receives 2015 Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042115-facstaffaward-bowen.html Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042115-facstaffaward-bowen.html Virginia Cooperative Extension2015 Faculty Staff AwardsCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. For Virginia Tech scientists, saving the Chesapeake Bay is all in a day’s work https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050115-cals-chesapeake.html Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/05/050115-cals-chesapeake.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of EngineeringBlacksburg, Va. Jennifer Gagnon receives Virginia Agribusiness Council's Land-Grant University Award https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042915-cnre-gagnonagribusinessaward.html Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042915-cnre-gagnonagribusinessaward.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech teams up to advance coastal and marine science in the commonwealth https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042715-cals-seagrant.html Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/042715-cals-seagrant.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of EngineeringCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Edwin J. Jones recognized for his service to agribusiness https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/041715-ext-agribusiness.html Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/041715-ext-agribusiness.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Application process open for new Stronger Economies Together regions https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/041415-ext-strongereconomiestogether.html Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/041415-ext-strongereconomiestogether.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Economic development Celebrating a decade of Virginia Master Naturalists https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040915-cnre-masternaturalist10.html Thu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040915-cnre-masternaturalist10.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionEnvironmentOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Episode 9 of Save Our Towns explores the downside of coal-based economies https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040815-outreach-townsnine.html Wed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040815-outreach-townsnine.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va.Economic developmentCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesOutreach and International Affairs Kathleen A. Jamison honored with emerita status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040715-ext-emeritajamison.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040715-ext-emeritajamison.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniEmeritus and emerita facultyBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension to provide nutrition education as part of project to fight hunger https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040615-ext-nutritioneducation.html Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040615-ext-nutritioneducation.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Household Water Quality Program to host upcoming water clinics https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040115-ext-waterclinics.html Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/04/040115-ext-waterclinics.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Catawba Sustainability Center could offer economic benefit to local food system, study says https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/033015-outreach-foodstudy.html Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/033015-outreach-foodstudy.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesEconomic developmentCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va.Roanoke, Va.Outreach and International Affairs Coalition receives grant to continue training next generation of farmers https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/033015-cals-beginningfarmer.html Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/033015-cals-beginningfarmer.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech to research production, use, and economic impact of industrial hemp https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/031815-cals-hemp.html Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/031815-cals-hemp.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech helps grow agricultural industry, increase global trade https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/031115-cals-agtrade.html Wed, 11 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/03/031115-cals-agtrade.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia Tech's international presenceCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of ScienceCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentRichmond, Va.Outreach and International Affairs Hops conference brings together growers, brewers to expand local sources for key beer commodity https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/022015-ext-hopsconference.html Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/022015-ext-hopsconference.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. 4-H members' visit with lawmakers in Richmond moved to Feb. 24 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021615-ext-4hcapitol.html Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021615-ext-4hcapitol.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Tech's president to speak to Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021715-cals-govconference.html Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021715-cals-govconference.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia 4-H Livestock Judging Team wins national contest https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021715-ext-livestockteamdenver.html Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021715-ext-livestockteamdenver.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension John Galbraith wins national soil science award https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021315-ext-galbraithaward.html Fri, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021315-ext-galbraithaward.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Agritourism can boost farmers' revenue, Virginia Tech study finds https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021115-cals-agritourism.html Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021115-cals-agritourism.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. International experience inspires student to focus on household water quality issues in Virginia https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021015-cals-waterquality.html Tue, 10 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021015-cals-waterquality.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Faculty, staff recognized for continuing commitment to an inclusive and diverse university community https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021015-hr-uopdddicertificates.html Tue, 10 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/021015-hr-uopdddicertificates.html University Organizational and Professional DevelopmentInclusion and DiversityVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va.Human Resources Wine industry workforce center could boost economic development, Virginia Tech study shows https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/020215-outreach-vineyardsstudy.html Mon, 02 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/02/020215-outreach-vineyardsstudy.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and EnvironmentEconomic developmentNational Capital RegionOutreach and International Affairs Virginia 4-H'ers excel at national livestock skillathon competition https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/012315-ext-4hskillathonteam.html Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/012315-ext-4hskillathonteam.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Online course and conference offered to Virginia forest landowners https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/012315-cnre-onlinewoodlandcourse.html Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/012315-cnre-onlinewoodlandcourse.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionEnvironmentOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. In memoriam: James R. Nichols, dean emeritus, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/011315-cals-nicholsinmemoriam.html Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/011315-cals-nicholsinmemoriam.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyEmeritus and emerita facultyBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech to host beef cattle health conference in Blacksburg, Jan. 31 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/011215-vetmed-beefconference.html Mon, 12 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/011215-vetmed-beefconference.html Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Carnegie Foundation touts Virginia Tech's community engagement work https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/010715-outreach-carnegietitle.html Wed, 07 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2015/01/010715-outreach-carnegietitle.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. Gregory Evanylo honored as Fellow in two scientific societies https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/122314-ext-evanylo.html Tue, 23 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/122314-ext-evanylo.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension 2015 Virginia Winter Forage Conferences focus on red meat, forages, and human health https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/122214-ext-forageconference.html Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/122214-ext-forageconference.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. Extension agents now certified to teach inclusion and diversity principles across state https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/121614-hr-uopdddiimmersion.html Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/121614-hr-uopdddiimmersion.html University Organizational and Professional DevelopmentInclusion and DiversityVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va.Human Resources Virginia Tech helped hatch modern turkey industry https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/121514-cals-turkey.html Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/121514-cals-turkey.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyBlacksburg, Va. Students gain business and entrepreneurial skills through Kohl Centre experience https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/120914-cals-kohlcentre.html Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/12/120914-cals-kohlcentre.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Cooperative Extension encourages Virginians to prepare for winter https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/112614-ext-winterpreparedness.html Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/112614-ext-winterpreparedness.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension part of network helping military families across America https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/112614-ext-militaryfamilies.html Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/112614-ext-militaryfamilies.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Student researcher studies the core of cider production https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/112014-fralin-cider.html Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/112014-fralin-cider.html Fralin Life Science InstituteUndergraduate ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Kimberly Morgan named David M. Kohl Junior Faculty Fellow https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/111714-cals-morganfellow.html Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/111714-cals-morganfellow.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyNamed chairs, professorships, and fellowshipsBlacksburg, Va. 2014 Virginia Farm to Table Conference will focus on nutrition, health, and sustainability https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/110714-ext-localfoodconference.html Fri, 07 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/110714-ext-localfoodconference.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech Magazine surveys university's efforts to ensure food and water for a growing population https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/110614-unirel-vtmagfall14.html Thu, 06 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/11/110614-unirel-vtmagfall14.html University RelationsVirginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va. Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities names Virginia Tech a finalist in economic prosperity competition https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/102914-outreach-aplufinalist.html Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/102914-outreach-aplufinalist.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia Tech Carilion School of MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of EngineeringVirginia Tech Carilion Research InstituteVirginia Tech FoundationEconomic developmentBlacksburg, Va.National Capital RegionOutreach and International Affairs Samantha Harden appointed assistant professor of human nutrition, foods, and exercise https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/101514-cals-harden.html Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/101514-cals-harden.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va. Michael Flessner appointed assistant professor of plant pathology, physiology, and weed science https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/101314-cals-flessner.html Mon, 13 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/101314-cals-flessner.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Ramon Arancibia appointed assistant professor of horticulture and extension specialist https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/100614-cals-arancibia.html Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/100614-cals-arancibia.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech and Virginia Cooperative Extension offer workshop on agroforestry practices https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/100114-cnre-agroforestryworkshop.html Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/10/100114-cnre-agroforestryworkshop.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. New VALOR fellows will strengthen skills as agricultural leaders https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092514-cals-newvalorclass.html Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092514-cals-newvalorclass.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech alumni and faculty to be inducted into the Virginia Livestock Hall of Fame https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092414-ext-livestockhallfame.html Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092414-ext-livestockhallfame.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va. The buzz will be back Saturday, Oct. 11, for the fourth annual Hokie BugFest https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092314-cals-hokiebugfest.html Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092314-cals-hokiebugfest.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Allen Harper honored with emeritus status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092314-cals-harperemeritus.html Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/092314-cals-harperemeritus.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationEmeritus and emerita facultyAlumniBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension Day at state fair to feature exhibits, hands-on activities for families https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/091914-ext-statefairvceday.html Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/091914-ext-statefairvceday.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Learn how to prepare your farm for severe weather https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/091514-ext-farmpreparedness.html Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/091514-ext-farmpreparedness.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension New e-book connects small business owners with essential information https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/091214-ext-epubbusiness.html Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/091214-ext-epubbusiness.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va.Economic development Tom and Kim Nixon receive Virginia Farmer of the Year Award https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/09094-ext-sunbeltaward.html Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/09094-ext-sunbeltaward.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Powell River Project symposium Sept. 10 explores mine reclamation science and practices https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/090514-cals-minesymposium.html Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/090514-cals-minesymposium.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension encourages the public to be prepared for disasters https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/090414-ext-emergency.html Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/09/090414-ext-emergency.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Fellows of inaugural VALOR class poised to become agents of agricultural change https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/082714-cals-valorI.html Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/082714-cals-valorI.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe kicks off Eat Smart, Move More campaign in Richmond https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/082014-cals-eatsmart.html Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/082014-cals-eatsmart.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Extension and cooperatives to hold 38th annual Forestry and Wildlife Field Tours https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/081514-cnre-fallfieldtours.html Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/081514-cnre-fallfieldtours.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va.College of Natural Resources and Environment Students, professors examine ways to improve lives and agriculture in Ecuador https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080814-cals-ecuador.html Fri, 08 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080814-cals-ecuador.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. Cameroon forests, wildlife being preserved by farmers using agroforestry https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080514-cnre-cameroonagroforestry.html Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080514-cnre-cameroonagroforestry.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionConservation Management InstituteOutreach and International AffairsAlumniCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. David Langston named director of Tidewater Agricultural Research and Extension Center https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080514-cals-arecdirector.html Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080514-cals-arecdirector.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Save Our Towns launches to mayors in 80 towns and cities https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080114-outreach-townslaunch.html Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/08/080114-outreach-townslaunch.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Tech FoundationCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesEconomic developmentBlacksburg, Va.Pamplin College of BusinessCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesOutreach and International Affairs Scientists receive more than $2 million to study effects of climate change on the Chesapeake Bay https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/072214-cals-nsfwater.html Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/072214-cals-nsfwater.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of EngineeringBlacksburg, Va. Student explores water quality issues for summer undergraduate research project https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/071614-uged-razairewaterquality.html Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/071614-uged-razairewaterquality.html Undergraduate ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionUndergraduate EducationCollege of EngineeringCollege of ScienceBlacksburg, Va. Premier land-grant group grants Virginia Tech's 'economic prosperity' status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/071014-outreach-economicaward.html Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/071014-outreach-economicaward.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of EngineeringVirginia Tech FoundationBlacksburg, Va.Economic developmentNational Capital RegionOutreach and International Affairs Judy Ingle named Friend of Virginia Cooperative Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/070114-ext-friendofextension.html Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/07/070114-ext-friendofextension.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Master Gardeners gather at Virginia Tech to learn and network https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/062414-ext-mastergardeners.html Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/062414-ext-mastergardeners.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. New site links agricultural educators worldwide https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/061914-outreach-oiredagwebsite.html Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/061914-outreach-oiredagwebsite.html Virginia Tech's international presenceVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. 4-H'ers honor the history of 4-H while working toward a better future at the 2014 State Congress https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/061213-ext-4hcongress.html Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/061213-ext-4hcongress.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Margaret C. Merrill honored with emerita status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/061014-cals-merrillemerita.html Tue, 10 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/061014-cals-merrillemerita.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationUniversity LibrariesEmeritus and emerita facultyBlacksburg, Va. Board of visitors approves 2014 promotions, tenure, continued appointments https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/060414-provost-promotiontenure.html Wed, 04 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/06/060414-provost-promotiontenure.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of EngineeringCollege of ScienceCollege of Liberal Arts and Human SciencesPamplin College of BusinessCollege of Architecture and Urban StudiesVirginia Tech Board of VisitorsCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va.National Capital RegionUniversity Libraries Video: Virginia Tech scientists combat hunger in Cambodia https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/051614-outreach-cambodianews.html Fri, 16 May 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/051614-outreach-cambodianews.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia Tech's international presenceCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. Video: Volunteers work to preserve 'mighty giants' at Catawba Sustainability Center https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050714-outreach-americanchestnut.html Wed, 07 May 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050714-outreach-americanchestnut.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va.Roanoke, Va.Outreach and International Affairs Stink bugs beware! Homemade stink bug traps squash store-bought models, Virginia Tech researchers find https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050714-cals-stinkbugtrap.html Wed, 07 May 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050714-cals-stinkbugtrap.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. University-led workshop in Senegal combats invasive species in the tropics https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050614-outreach-oiredinvasiveworkshop.html Tue, 06 May 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050614-outreach-oiredinvasiveworkshop.html ResearchVirginia Tech's international presenceVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension to commemorate its 100-year anniversary https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050214-ext-centennialday.html Fri, 02 May 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050214-ext-centennialday.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Join Virginia Tech as it marks Virginia Cooperative Extension's centennial https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050114-ext-centennial.html Thu, 01 May 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/05/050114-ext-centennial.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Brian L. Benham receives 2014 Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/042114-facstaffaward-benham.html Wed, 30 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/042114-facstaffaward-benham.html 2014 Faculty Staff AwardsVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va. Kelly J. Liddington receives 2014 Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/042114-facstaffaward-liddington.html Wed, 30 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/042114-facstaffaward-liddington.html 2014 Faculty Staff AwardsVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va. Morrill living-learning community will focus on sustainability https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/042914-dsa-morrill.html Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/042914-dsa-morrill.html Campus sustainabilityVirginia Cooperative ExtensionDivision of Student AffairsCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesUndergraduate EducationBlacksburg, Va. Horsley family named to the 2013 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Hall of Fame https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/041114-cals-halloffame.html Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/041114-cals-halloffame.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesAlumniBlacksburg, Va. Seeding success in India turns coconut dust into gold https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/041014-outreach-oiredseedlingsinindia.html Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/041014-outreach-oiredseedlingsinindia.html ResearchVirginia Tech's international presenceVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. Rick Rudd reappointed Virginia Cooperative Extension Chair of Excellence in Community Viability https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/040814-cals-ruddprofessorship.html Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/04/040814-cals-ruddprofessorship.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyAlumniNamed chairs, professorships, and fellowshipsBlacksburg, Va. Partners promote forest farming through online community https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032814-cnre-forestfarming.html Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032814-cnre-forestfarming.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionEnvironmentOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Eleanor Schlenker honored with emerita status https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032814-cals-schlenkeremerita.html Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032814-cals-schlenkeremerita.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesEmeritus and emerita facultyBlacksburg, Va. Run amok to raise a buck: '4 for 4-H' fun runs help send kids to camp https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032814-ext-4Hfunrun.html Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032814-ext-4Hfunrun.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Virginia Urban Agriculture Summit set for mid-April in Lynchburg https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032514-ext-urbanagriculture.html Tue, 25 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032514-ext-urbanagriculture.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. In memoriam: William D. Wampler, livestock pioneer and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Hall of Fame alumnus https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032014-cals-williamwampler.html Thu, 20 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/032014-cals-williamwampler.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyBlacksburg, Va. New College of Agriculture and Life Sciences building creates scientific synergy https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/031714-cals-habbimain.html Mon, 17 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/031714-cals-habbimain.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences contributes to record export numbers https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/031214-cals-agtrade.html Wed, 12 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/03/031214-cals-agtrade.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. In memoriam: Ann Hertzler, professor emerita of human nutrition, foods, and exercise https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/022614-development-hertzlermemoriam.html Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/022614-development-hertzlermemoriam.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesPhilanthropyBlacksburg, Va. Virginia 4-H Skillathon Team wins national competition https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/022114-ext-4hskillathonteam.html Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/022114-ext-4hskillathonteam.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Virginia 4-H Livestock Team places fourth at North American International Livestock Exposition https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/022014-ext-4hlivestockjudging.html Thu, 20 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/022014-ext-4hlivestockjudging.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Governor's Conference on Agricultural Trade set for March 6-7 in Richmond, Va. https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021814-cals-agtradeconference.html Tue, 18 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021814-cals-agtradeconference.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Students become certified master food volunteers in special topics class https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021714-cals-masterfoodvolunteers.html Mon, 17 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021714-cals-masterfoodvolunteers.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationUndergraduate EducationBlacksburg, Va. Food desert task force takes aim at hunger in Virginia https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021114-ext-fooddesert.html Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021114-ext-fooddesert.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. 4-H Day at the State Capitol expected to draw more than 800 youth to Richmond Feb. 11 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021014-ext-4hatcapitol.html Mon, 10 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/021014-ext-4hatcapitol.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Applications invited for second cohort of agricultural fellows for VALOR Program https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/020614-cals-valor.html Thu, 06 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/02/020614-cals-valor.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Online course offered for Virginia forest landowners https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/012314-cnre-onlinewoodlandoptions.html Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/012314-cnre-onlinewoodlandoptions.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionEnvironmentOutreach and International AffairsCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Matthew Hulver named head of Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/012114-cals-depthead.html Tue, 21 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/012114-cals-depthead.html Fralin Life Science InstituteVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech to host beef cattle health conference in Blacksburg, Jan. 25 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/011714-vetmed-beefcattlehealth.html Fri, 17 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/011714-vetmed-beefcattlehealth.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va. Winter conferences on no-till conservation farming set for Feb. 4 and 5 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/011514-ext-notillconference.html Wed, 15 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2014/01/011514-ext-notillconference.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia 4-H to participate in Terry McAuliffe’s inaugural parade https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/122013-ext-inauguralparade.html Fri, 20 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/122013-ext-inauguralparade.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Cooperative Extension provides tips for recyling your Christmas tree https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/122013-ext-christmastree.html Fri, 20 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/122013-ext-christmastree.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Researchers enlist public's help in curbing the spread of boxwood disease https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/121913-cals-boxwood.html Thu, 19 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/121913-cals-boxwood.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Eric Wiseman named coordinator of Virginia Big Tree Program https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/120513-cnre-bigtreecoordinator.html Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/12/120513-cnre-bigtreecoordinator.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionAlumniCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. 2013 Virginia Farm to Table Conference to be held Dec. 4-5 in Weyers Cave https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/112213-ext-farmtotableconference.html Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/112213-ext-farmtotableconference.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. Virginia coal fields environmental restoration project builds on its past with an eye to the future https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111913-cals-powellriver.html Tue, 19 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111913-cals-powellriver.html ResearchVirginia Cooperative ExtensionVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of Natural Resources and EnvironmentBlacksburg, Va. Virginia 4-H Livestock Judging Team wins in Nebraska https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111813-ext-4Hlivestockjudging.html Mon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111813-ext-4Hlivestockjudging.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences student elected National FFA President https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111513-cals-ffapresident.html Fri, 15 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111513-cals-ffapresident.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension Bedford Master Gardeners recognized internationally https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111413-ext-mastergardeners.html Thu, 14 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111413-ext-mastergardeners.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences awarded conservation innovation grants https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111113-cals-usdafunds.html Mon, 11 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/11/111113-cals-usdafunds.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. 2014 Virginia Winter Forage Conferences to focus on role of healthy soil in ruminant production https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/103113-ext-forageconference.html Thu, 31 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/103113-ext-forageconference.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Lin Jones named 2013 Virginia Farmer of the Year https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/102213-ext-farmerofyear.html Tue, 22 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/102213-ext-farmerofyear.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Cooperative ExtensionBlacksburg, Va. Lynchburg Grows and Virginia Cooperative Extension celebrate Urban Agriculture Month in Virginia https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/101813-ext-urbanagmonth.html Fri, 18 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/101813-ext-urbanagmonth.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and World Food Day share mission to combat world hunger https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/101613-cals-worldfoodday.html Wed, 16 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/101613-cals-worldfoodday.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesOutreach and International AffairsBlacksburg, Va. Video: The many missions of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/100813-cals-video.html Tue, 08 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/100813-cals-video.html Virginia Cooperative ExtensionCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesVirginia Agricultural Experiment StationBlacksburg, Va. Beetles, mosquitoes, and termites, oh my! Hokie Bugfest returns for third year of insect fun https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/100413-cals-bugfest2013.html Fri, 04 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/10/100413-cals-bugfest2013.html College of Agriculture and Life SciencesBlacksburg, Va.Virginia Cooperative Extension