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State requests farm, ranch data for Alaska Grown Source Book

PALMER - The Alaska Division of Agriculture is asking farmers and ranchers statewide to provide their data for inclusion in the 2014-15 Alaska Grown Source Book, according...
Reminder of Potato Late Blight Disease quarantine

PALMER - The Alaska Division of Agriculture would like to remind retail store managers of the plant health requirements for the sale of seed potatoes and tomato plants from...
Alaska Farm to School and Alaska Grown programs receive statewide award

Palmer ? The Alaska Division of Agriculture's Farm to School Program and Marketing Section today received the Alaska Community Service Award for Health from the Alaska Public...
2013 Alaska State Fair Farm Family of the Year announced

PALMER - Vern Stockwell and Becky Gardner, of the Stockwell Farm in Palmer, have been selected by the Alaska agricultural community as the 2013 Farm Family of the Year. Vern and Becky will be honored at the Alaska State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 22.
On-farm food safety workshops available to food growers statewide

FAIRBANKS ? The Alaska Division of Agriculture has been offering On-Farm Food Safety Workshops throughout the state over the past year and will hold additional workshops based...
2012 Alaska State Fair Farm Family of the Year Announced

PALMER - The Martin family, originally from Southeast, has been selected as the 2012 Farm Family of the Year by the Alaska agricultural community.
Sunday market continues with new offerings

...and the Juneau Economic Development Council, and also receives support from the Alaska Grown program of the Alaska Division of Agriculture. The Moose Lodge donates tents to help shelter the venders.Venders who would like to participate register...
Fairbanks scientists develop cold-climate barley

...It was almost impossible to harvest the stuff," said Charlie Knight, the northern region manager for the Alaska Division of Agriculture who was among the former UAF researchers on the Sunshine project. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...
Local food impacting the community

...Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, and the Alaska Division of Agriculture for collaborating to make a successful event. This year, with extra funding from the Alaska Division of Agriculture, we were able to offer a weekly market...
Producing and Planting Bare Root Trees workshop

...results in translating trees that will be healthy and likely live longer. The workshop will be held at the Alaska Division of Agriculture, Plant Materials Center, 5310 S. Bodenburg Spur in Palmer. Registration is due by today, Oct. 15. More...


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