Community
Capital Comments - Tax Relief for Farmland Owners
Farmers are worried about property taxes on farmland. So is the governor and members of the General Assembly. They did something about it on April 29 in the closing hours of the 2015 legislative session.
EAB damage to ash tree
If you're walking in the woods or maybe even traveling along a road this spring in Indiana, you may come across some trees that have discolored bark and holes in the bark. Lenny Farlee, Hardwood Ecosystem Extension Specialist, shares what is causing this on ash trees, along with resources.
Enhancing Public Spaces, FNR-497 publication
A twenty plus extension team led by Kara Salazar, sustainable communities extension specialist, and Michael Wilcox, assistant program leader and senior associate, have produced a new publication and curriculum titled "Enhancing the Value of Public Spaces," a must-have for community leaders.
The Street Where You Live: Bandstand Economic Development
"When a man loves a woman, can't keep his mind on nothin' else... ." If you are like me you can't even read those words without hearing the soulful sound of Percy Sledge. The world lost him last month; but that song will live forever. As fate would have it, I found myself in North Alabama a week after he died. "The Shoals," as its called, is a collection of four communities in close proximity to one another: Florence, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield and Tuscumbia. Together they offer a rich history