News Archive: Community Development
- Community Development
Kentucky Maple Days offers premiere maple sugaring event
Published on Jan. 19, 2024
The University of Kentucky welcomes the public Feb. 3 and 17 in discovering the world of maple syrup production across the state's farms and sugarhouses.
Rising from the rubble: UK Research and Education Center at Princeton reveals remarkable post-tornado transformation
Published on Dec. 7, 2023
Amidst the challenges and reconstruction, the Research and Education Center at Princeton has persevered.
UK Agriculture Education recognized as top program by peers at national convention
Published on Nov. 29, 2023
The University of Kentucky AgEd program’s student organization was evaluated on four service areas for this national honor.
Registration open for 2024 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference
Published on Nov. 28, 2023
Registration is now open for the 2024 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference, inviting Kentucky produce growers to interact and gain valuable production and marketing training.
Tree Week brings people and nature together
Published on Sep. 18, 2023
The sixth-annual Tree Week celebrates greenspaces that surround us.
Sharon Stone receives 2023 Bill Best Award, recognizing community commitment
Published on Sep. 8, 2023
The Bill Best Award celebrates individuals who go above and beyond to support their communities and promote sustainable food systems.
Brownfield Bootcamp Workshop empowers local communities
Published on Aug. 3, 2023
With the help of the Brownfield Bootcamp, citizens can gain insights into how to catalyze local transformation and growth.
Kentucky Cooperative Extension launches community survey to better serve all Kentuckians
Published on Aug. 1, 2023
UK Cooperative Extension seeks community feedback to plan ways to serve the commonwealth
University of Kentucky student awarded prestigious La Caixa Foundation fellowship
Published on Jul. 13, 2023
The highly competitive fellowship selection process drew 1,042 applicants vying for the honor.
Historic $100-million gift will catapult UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
Published on May. 25, 2023
Gatton’s impact on the University of Kentucky exceeds $180 million. He is the university’s single largest donor.