On Friday 26 students from Missouri State’s TRiO Upward Bound program visited the Darr Agricultural Center to learn about the William H. Darr School of Agriculture and our efforts to go green! First on the agenda was the nearly one year old Bond Learning Center. The Center was dedicated last June and was constructed to be Leadership in Energy and Environmental … [Read more...] about TRiO Upward Bound Students Visit Darr Center
Check out our very own Associate Professor in the Darr School of Agriculture Dr. Clydette Alsup-Egbers showing viewers how to plant upside-down tomatoes on KY3! http://www.ky3.com/videogallery/69322816/News/Growing-Tomatoes-Upside-Down … [Read more...] about Bears in the News: Plant Upside-Down Tomatoes!
Congresswoman Vickie Hartzler of Missouri’s 4th Congressional District visited the Darr Agricultural Center Friday, March 30th. Over 35 faculty, staff, special guests and students greeted the Congresswoman Friday afternoon. Among the special guests in attendance were Mr. Bill and Mrs. Darr after whom the Center is named. After touring the state-of-the-art … [Read more...] about Congresswoman Vickie Hartzler’s Visit to the Darr Agricultural Center
The William H. Darr School of Agriculture is sponsoring the Grow Local: Production and Marketing Workshop from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 18. This workshop is perfect for local growers interested in learning how to capture the added value direct marketing has to offer. Sessions The morning session of this one-day workshop will include talks on the current local food movement, the … [Read more...] about Workshop to assist local growers with production, marketing