A century ago in Mercer County, University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension welcomed its first African-American agriculture agent, Ananias Lorenzo Garvin.

The field trips, Trees and Carbon Storage: How You Can Help Reduce the Effects of Climate Change, are free for participating groups through June.

The award is given to individuals to recognize their willingness to collaborate on UK wheat research projects.

Organizers of Expanding Your Horizons invite UK students to apply to be workshop leaders at this year’s conference for middle school girls.