Farm Equipment Safety on Public Roads

Farm Equipment Safety on Public Roads

Posted on May 8, 2014 in Projects, Uncategorized | No Comments

            By Sheldon Waldron, Ashley Pickett and Dr. Kimberly L. Morgan One in 50 accidents involving a tractor is fatal and quite often the non-farm vehicle operator is cited. Farm equipment travels at a maximum of 30 mph, typically slower, and can be much larger than they appear. This season, drive […]

So You Want to Host an AgCache?

So You Want to Host an AgCache?

Posted on May 8, 2014 in Projects | No Comments

        AgCache: An Innovative Marketing Tool for your Agribusiness By E. French Price, Kathryn Baugh, Kathryn D. White and Dr. Kimberly L. Morgan What is an AgCache? An AgCache is a unique spin on a popular outdoor past time called GeoCaching. GeoCaching is a high tech treasure-hunting experience using GPS. Seekers will […]

Student Sheldon Waldron spoke at the Virginia Institute on Cooperative Education

Student Sheldon Waldron spoke at the Virginia Institute on Cooperative Education

Posted on May 7, 2014 in Projects | No Comments

      Student Sheldon Waldron shared his family’s experience as members of the Virginia Poultry Growers Cooperative with 42 high school students at the 2014 Virginia Institute on Cooperative Education hosted by the Virginia Cooperative Council at Graves Mountain Lodge in Syria, VA. Other Kohl Center students attended the conference as volunteers. Each spring, […]

Students attended the 2014 Virginia Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade

Students attended the 2014 Virginia Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade

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Kohl Centre students French Price and Katie Baugh along with Dr. Kim Morgan attended the 2014 Virginia Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade in Richmond, VA. Katie was interviewed for a Virginia Tech news article at the Conference. To view some of the presentations from the Conference visit the Farm Business Management Update at https://news.cals.vt.edu/fbm-update/2014/04/07/virginia-governors-conference-on-agricultural-trade-presentations/.

Kohl Centre students attend the 2014 USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum: The Changing Face of Agriculture