An open letter to the Greene County Commissioners:
Jim Viebrock, Presiding Commissioner
Harold Bengsch, Commissioner District #1
Roseann Bentley, Commissioner District #2
Just a note to let you know my level of concern has increased reference the lack of Greene County’s financial support for the Greene County Extension Center’s office operating budget. Of course the office is currently located inside the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center which increases the…Continue
Posted on July 21, 2012 at 7:40am
Ozark Locavore: Resources will help you eat locally
Published News-Leader January 12, 2012
By Sandy Clark
One of the original goals of the locavore challenge was to encourage exploration of your local food community. For the next three weeks, we'll offer that connection. If eating local is your resolution in the new year, these resources will help. If you have a resource to share, send us an email. We'll work it into a future installment.
Let's start with communities.…Continue
Posted on January 13, 2012 at 5:00pm — 2 Comments
GO: Getting’ Out 2012
Contributed by Dan DuLany,
Published SWMCC Photogram, Dec 2011
The GO: Getting’ Out program is designed to provide the general public with information on where to go and what to do in nature.
The Southwest Missouri Camera club will engage in slide presentations and discussions on monthly outdoor topics to learn where and how to connect with nature around the Ozarks and beyond! Sue Schuble will organize the programs. Mark you calendar now.
Posted on December 17, 2011 at 3:30pm
Carrots in the car park. Radishes on the roundabout.
The deliciously eccentric story of the town growing ALL its own vegatables.
Written by Vincent Graff, post Mail Online, December 10, 2011
Article link with photos provided by Linda Ellis
Admittedly, it sounds like the most foolhardy of criminal capers, and one of the cheekiest, too.
Outside the police station in the small Victorian mill town of Todmorden, West…Continue
Posted on December 14, 2011 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment