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USU Extension Co-Sponsors Food Storage Fair
High Tunnels May Be Highly Profitable for Small Farms
4-H Service Award Winners Announced
Who's New in Extension?
Tech Tips: Image File Alphabet Soup
Recent Extension Publications
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April 2010
USU Extension Co-Sponsors Food Storage Fair

Utah State University Extension, Weber State University and Brigham Young University co-sponsor a food storage fair Saturday, May 1, at the Weber State University Student Union Building from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m...
High Tunnels May Be Highly Profitable for Small Farms

While Utah's long winters limit the growing season, integrating high tunnels into farm operations is one way to extend it.  
According to Dan Drost, Utah State University Extension vegetable specialist, the temporary, non-heated structures consist of a single layer of greenhouse-grade plastic that is supported over a PVC or galvanized steel frame...
4-H Service Award Winners Announced  
Congratulations to the following winners of 4-H Service Awards:

Achievement in Service Award:
Linden Greenhalgh
Corinne Mayberry
Distinguished Service Award:
Christine Jensen
Carol Ann Downs
Meritorious Service Award:
Margie Memmott

Who's New in Extension?  

Extension welcomes Shauna Seely, Rebecca Mills and Stacy MacArthur back to its staff as they continue with Extension in newly appointed positions.  Seely serves as the 4-H afterschool educator for Utah County.  MacArthur continues her Extension career as the state 4-H volunteer coordinator and Mills is the Sevier County family and consumer sciences/4-H agent...
Tech Tip:
From Dennis Hinkamp, USU Extension Communications

Just when you were getting accustomed to figuring out the difference between a .gif, a .tiff and a .jpeg, you are now confronted with a new alphabet soup bowl of video file extensions. 

Fortunately, there are a couple safe and free tools that will help you sort it all out...
Recent Extension Publications  
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