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Cooperative extension receives additional funding for community development

November 30, 2012

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Community Development Initiative recently awarded $50,000 to Fort Valley State…

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FVSU county extension agent connects local schools to fresh produce

November 6, 2012

Stefan Price, Fort Valley State University's Bulloch County extension agent, connected Martha Harvey, Sumter County director of…

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FVSU Extension team receives first place national and regional awards

November 6, 2012

A national organization recently awarded Fort Valley State University's Cooperative Extension Program two first place awards for…

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Honduran students visit Fort Valley State

October 24, 2012

Honduran students majoring in food technology got a glimpse of how what they are learning at home is applied at a university in…

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Fort Valley State discusses food safety and consumption

October 8, 2012

Dr. Young Park, professor of animal science, presented a seminar entitled, “Recent Trends in Consumption of Animal Products and…

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4-H/FFA outing exposes hundreds to FVSU College of Agriculture

September 22, 2012

About 650 middle and high school students attended 4-H/FFA Ag Field Day. The event is designed to expose them to the…

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Florida farmers learn new opportunities through FVSU research center

September 19, 2012

Fifteen small farmers and ranchers from Florida visited the meat and the dairy technology units at the Georgia Small Ruminant…

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Scientist gives presentation on possible biofuel processing method

September 12, 2012

Dr. Umakanta Jena, a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Georgia, presented his research at a Fort Valley…