May 6, 2013
A Guide to Common Gardening Questions 


"A Guide to Common Gardening Questions," co-written by Katie Wagner, Shawn Olsen and Dan Drost, is now in its second printing after 1,000 copies were sold or distributed. 


Click here to see a story about the book in the Standard-



New Publications on the Web
  • Enhancing Direct Marketing Opportunities for Local Foods - Click here.

  • Beaver County Crop Production Costs and Returns, 2012 - Click here.
  • Consumer Motivations for Attending Utah Farmers' Markets - Click here.

4-H Aggie Adventures and Summer Camps 


4-H Aggie Adventures and Summer Camps for Kids are offered in many counties around the state. Geared for children and youth in first through eighth grades, the day camps emphasize hands-on learning and explore a variety of subjects including archeology, robotics, art, history, astronomy and others. 


For event schedules and registration information for Box Elder, Cache, Davis, Utah, Weber and Washington counties, the USU Botanical Center in Davis County and Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter in Park City, click here.


In the News
 Tech Tip
  • Need help putting a PowerPoint on your iPad? Click here for information.

 Tech Tip provided by Dennis Hinkamp.

Save the Date
  • Farm Products to Food Products Workshop - USU Extension and University of Nevada Cooperative Extension co-sponsor. May 13 in Las Vegas and May 14 in Reno. Contact Kynda Curtis for information.       
  • Water Check Program - The Slow the Flow Water Check Program offers free sprinkler system evaluations and educational materials to homeowners in Salt Lake, Utah, Wasatch, Duchesne, Uintah, Sanpete, Piute and portions of Summit, Juab and Garfield counties. The program is co-sponsored by USU Extension and begins May 15. Click here for more information or contact Kelly Kopp.

 To submit an event to the Extension calendar, click here.

 To view the full USU Extension calendar, click here


 New Job Opportunities
  • Temporary 4-H Staff Assistant, Weber County - Click here.

 To search other job postings, click here.



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