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4-H State Congress returns, June 18-21
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-06-04)
More than 600 teens, volunteer leaders, and Virginia Cooperative Extension agents will participate in the 87th annual 4-H State Congress at Virginia Tech's Blacksburg campus from Monday, June 18 to Thursday, June 21. ...
Board of Visitors examine plans for several future building projects
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-08-31)
The examination and review of several future campus construction projects were among the topics discussed by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors at their meeting today.
University employees recognized by Association for Communication Excellence
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-07-23)
Five employees in the Virginia Tech Office of University Relations and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences received awards at the recent Association for Communication Excellence conference.
Fire ants are emerging nuisance for Virginians
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-05-24)
Red imported fire ants (RIFAs), which have caused trouble in Florida and Texas for decades, are now advancing in Virginia. Colonies of the tiny, highly aggressive insects have been observed in the commonwealth since 1989 ...
Virginia in the spotlight at the Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-10-05)
Virginia will be featured at the 2007 Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition to be held Oct. 16-18 in Moultrie, Ga. Virginia's exhibit, "Virginia Agriculture: Proud History, Prosperous Future," will highlight the role Virginia ...
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences presents Richard Crowder with Hall of Fame Award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-10-15)
Richard Crowder of Alexandria, Va., was inducted into Virginia Tech's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Hall of Fame, which honors those individuals who exemplify career accomplishment and for their service to the ...
Farm Record Book available from Virginia Cooperative Extension
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-19)
The Farm Record Book: Annual Expenses and Receipts is now available through Virginia Cooperative Extension. Farmers are encouraged to order their copy today.
Paul Semtner honored with emeritus status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-10-21)
<p>Paul Semtner, professor of entomology in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech and based at the Southern Piedmont Agricultural Research and Extension Center, has been conferred the "professor ...
Hay Relief Program helps ensure the vitality of Southwest Virginia's livestock industry
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-01-29)
In cooperation with partners from local and state businesses, government agencies, and state legislators, Virginia Cooperative Extension has developed a cost-share program to respond to hay shortages in Southwest Virginia. ...
Saied Mostaghimi reappointed H.E. and Elizabeth F. Alphin Professor
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-09-23)
<p>Saied Mostaghimi was recently reappointed as the H.E. and Elizabeth F. Alphin Professor of Agriculture and Life Sciences by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.</p>