Ohio farmers have until March 20th to apply for financial assistance to improve natural resources on their land. The program through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program has been widely used in Ohio to improve natural resource concerns on cropland, pastureland, and forested land states.
Brown County, Indiana will host the 5th National Maple Syrup Festival March 5th through 8th. This year the Festival, which launched in 2010 in Medora, Indiana, is relocating to Brown County and will feature tree tapping, sap boiling, incredible foods and unique drinks using maple syrup as an ingredient.
When the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots hit the field in on Super Bowl Sunday, they were playing at a stadium with a green mission. The University of Phoenix Stadium’s new LED sports light fixtures are reducing energy use for sports lighting by up to 75 percent.
Boone County Arboretum is currently accepting applications for their 2015 internship program. The internship program is available to college students studying horticulture, landscape architecture, or very closely related fields.
With cold weather in full swing, most wildlife have made themselves scarce, waiting for warmer days to make their reappearance. One type of creature you can probably still catch sight of, however, is a bird!
Reforest Northern Kentucky an annual, all-volunteer project organized by Northern Kentucky Urban and Community Forestry Council to restore native Kentucky woodlands, is scheduled for Saturday, March 28th from 9:30am-12:30pm at Devou Park.