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  • What vegetable varieties grew well in summer 2019

    March 27, 2020

    In summer 2019, we tested different vegetable varieties at the Georgeson Botanical Garden. In replicated trials, we trialed beets, snap beans, carrots, celery and corn. Brussels sprouts were trialed in unreplicated or preliminary trials. Replicated trials mean the vegetables were grown in three different plots. Preliminary trials were done mainly to decide which crops and varieties warranted further testing.

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  • Office closure extended through April 30

    March 25, 2020 

    The closure of Cooperative Extension offices has been extended through April 30. While our offices are closed to the public, we’re still working, offering programs and answering your questions.

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  • Extension offices closed to public through March 31

    March 18, 2020

    Effective immediately, all UAF Cooperative Extension Service offices are closed to the public through March 31 as a precaution in light of the coronavirus. Clients may make inquiries by phone or email as employees will continue to work. 

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  • Changes due to coronavirus concerns

    March 18, 2020

    The University of Alaska has announced several measures to reduce potential exposure to the coronavirus, including cancelling gatherings and events with more than 10 people for the next three months. Several Cooperative Extension events have been cancelled while others are shifting to distance delivery.

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