Posted Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:48:00 -0700When second-grade student Wil Hansen wrote to the University of Idaho saying he wanted to be a scientist and a farmer, all he hoped for was a letter back and, maybe, a pencil. Read more
UI Extension’s Cultivating Success Program and Farm Commons Partner offers Sustainable Farm Law 101 in Driggs
Posted Tue, 14 Mar 2017 09:41:00 -0700From hiring workers, leasing or buying land, implementing food safety measures, negotiating sales, forming an LLC, filing taxes, and getting insurance—legal issues work their way into every aspect of the sustainable farm. The good news is that developing a strong, legally resilient farm business is easier than you think. The University of Idaho Extension's Cultivating Success Program and the Farm Commons Partner will offer Sustainable Farm Law 101 in Driggs on Wednesday, March 22. Read more
Posted Tue, 14 Mar 2017 09:36:00 -0700A new Center for Health in the Human Ecosystem will take shape on the UI campus over the next year to focus on how the impacts of land use, including agriculture, urbanization and deforestation, interact to impact transmission and control of disease agents of people, animals and plants.Shirley Luckhart and Ed Lewis are joining the University of Idaho faculty to found the Center for Health in the Human Ecosystem. Read more
Posted Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:01:00 -0800Get your corned beef for St. Patrick's Day from Vandal Brand Meats. Corned beef brisket for $4.79/lb. Supplies limited so order to reserve yours. Pick up from March 10 to March 17. Order by calling 208-885-6727 or email email@example.com Read more
Posted Thu, 02 Mar 2017 11:41:00 -0800Kathy DeVoe, of Moscow, died Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at Good Samaritan Moscow Village. She was 69. Kathryn Hamilton was born Feb. 6, 1948, in Colfax, Wash., to Don E. and Mary Elizabeth McCabe Hamilton. The family lived in Pullman and moved to Spokane, Wash., after her brother, Don Jr., was born. Her brothers Doug and Charlie were born in Spokane. Read more
Posted Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:03:00 -0700The Idaho Law Review will host its 2017 symposium, Livestock Grazing on Public Lands: Law, Policy & Rebellion, from 8 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Mountain time Friday, March 31, at the Idaho State Capitol, Lincoln Auditorium, in Boise. This symposium is sponsored by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.
Posted Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:00:00 -0700The works of Giacomo Puccini, one of the most renown opera composers, will be featured in two upcoming concerts held by the University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton School of Music. UI’s Opera Workshop will perform two of Puccini’s operas, “Gianni Schicchi” and “Suor Angelica.” The two performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 31 and Sunday, April 2, in the University of Idaho’s Administration Building Auditorium. Read more
Posted Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:04:00 -0700Mary Szybist, an award-winning poet and the University of Idaho’s 2017 Distinguished Visiting Writer of Poetry, will be giving a free public reading at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at the 1912 Center. Read more
Posted Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:51:00 -0700The University of Idaho WWAMI Medical Education Program and Vandal Health Education are offering two programs next week discussing opioid and heroin use.
Posted Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:02:00 -0700A University of Idaho student’s original composition will bring fresh musical life to the 1925 silent drama “The Phantom of the Opera” during a performance in Spokane in April. Read more