Nevada Extension offers workshops on dealing with drought
With the 2014 drought looming, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension is offering workshops across the state this month and next to give Nevada agricultural producers, particularly alfalfa and grass hay producers, information to help them prepare for the drought.
Chapala selected one of Restaurants of the Year
For nine years Rita Ramirez has served a loyal clientele in her small cafe at the rear of the Supermercado Chapala on Main Street.
Eleven earthquakes of magnitude 2 or more near Virginia City in the last two days
There have been 37 earthquakes of a magnitude 1 or more northeast of Virginia City in the last two days, according to Nevada Seismological Laboratory data.
Extension offers small farm sessions
The sessions will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Jan. 27, Feb. 10 and 24 and March 10. Great Ideas From Growers will be available by interactive videoconference at Cooperative Extension offices in Caliente, Ely, Hawthorne, Logandale, Minden, Pahrump, Tonopah and Yerington; and in the Lake Room of the Banner Churchill Community Hospital, 801 E. Williams ... (more)
Farm growers' teleconferences set
Topics will focus on production , sales and marketing , and crop planning. The videoconferenced sessions will be held from 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m., on Monday and Jan. 27, and on Feb. 10, Feb. 24 and March 10 at extension offices in Caliente, Ely, Hawthorne, Logandale, Minden, Pahrump, Tonopah and Yerington, and in the Lake Room of the Banner Churchill ... (more)