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Montessori Borealis selected to receive grant

...programs from around the state to receive the 2014 Alaska Farm to School Program mini-grant from the Alaska Division of Agriculture. There was a record number of applicants this year from schools, preschools, home school programs and nonprofit...
Making green: Peony growers blossoming in Alaska, Southeast

...said was worth a year of research. Later, the Division of Agriculture provided partial funding for some farmers to go...harvestable stems.Franci Havemeister, Director of the Division of Agriculture, said the division's statistics don't list...
DNR now accepting grant applications for Farm to School program

...Applications can be dropped off in person, sent by email to or mailed to the Division of Agriculture at 1800 Glenn Highway, Ste 12, Palmer, AK 99701 or faxed to 745-7242. All applications must be received...
State requests farm, ranch data for Alaska Grown Source Book

PALMER - The Alaska Division of Agriculture is asking farmers and ranchers...and ranchers can visit the Division of Agriculture website at www.dnr.alaska...public distribution.The Division of Agriculture collects data and updates...
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...award was presented to the Division of Agriculture today during the Alaska Public...Havemeister, director of the Division of Agriculture.
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.
Sitka farmers market grows

...also provides extra buying power to those using Electronic Benefit Transfer (food stamps) cards. The state Division of Agriculture provides funds that allow the Farmers Market to allow EBT users to double their buying power on their food purchases...
Fall seed sale for commercial growers set for Sept. 17-Oct. 1

...varieties and prices - will be posted on the Division of Agriculture and PMC web pages (http://dnr.alaska...the allocation. The committee consists of the Division of Agriculture Director and representatives from the University...
A summer of sunshine culminates at weekend annual food festival

...Chef at the Market," a statewide program that began in 2011 through the Department of Natural Resources, Division of Agriculture, as a way to bring attention to locally grown produce at markets.On Saturday, Chef Gerry Donohoe will purchase...


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