Calendar

Monday, March 30, 2015
A Farmers Market & Local Food Promotion Program Grant Writing Workshop for Kentucky, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Perry County Extension Office, Hazard. Free workshop with lunch provided. Workshop will focus on effective grant writing strategies for USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) programs such as the Farmers Market Promotion Program and the Local Food Promotion Program. Registration closes March 25th. For more information, call Sarah Bowker at 859-257-7272, or click here. To register, click here.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Farmers Market & Local Food Promotion Program Grant Writing Workshop for Kentucky, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fayette County Extension Office, Lexington. Free workshop with lunch provided. Workshop will focus on effective grant writing strategies for USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) programs such as the Farmers Market Promotion Program and the Local Food Promotion Program. Registration closes March 25th. For more information, call Sarah Bowker at 859-257-7272, or click here. To register, click here.
Monday, April 13, 2015
6 p.m., Robinson Center Auditorium, Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability (RCARS), 176 Robinson Road, Jackson, KY. Part of the Mountain Monday Series. Instructor - Dr. Tim Phillips, UK Department of Plant and Soil Sciences. For details, go to http://www2.ca.uky.edu/rcars/index.php.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6 p.m., at Robinson Center Auditorium, Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability, 176 Robinson Road, Jackson, KY. Call 606-666-2438 for more information.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
10 a.m.-2 p.m. (lunch provided), Aquaculture Research Center, Kentucky State University (in the pink building), 103 Athletic Drive, Frankfort, KY. This workshop will focus on effective grant writing strategies for USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) programs such as the Farmers Market Promotion Program and the Local Food Promotion Program. Techniques and skills used will be useful across USDA agencies. This workshop is open to all individuals and groups seeking to better connect agricultural producers and consumers through local food systems. To register, please contact Richard Bryant at 502-330-8676. For more information, contact Dr. Sid Dasgupta at 502-597-5036.
Monday, April 20, 2015
6 p.m., at Robinson Forest Camp. Led by Dr. Tim Phillips of the UK Department of Plant and Soil Sciences. For more information, go to http://www2.ca.uky.edu/rcars/index.php. For directions to Robinson Forest, click here.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
9 a.m. to noon, 1205 Hopkinsville St, Princeton, KY 42445. Contact: Win Dunwell, 270.261.9467, wdunwell@uky.edu, or go to http://www2.ca.uky.edu/HLA/Dunwell