Earth Day 2013

Earth Day is an annual day on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Earth Day is observed on April 22 each year. The April 22 date was designated as International Mother Earth Day by a consensus resolution adopted by the United Nations in 2009. Earth Day is now coordinated globally…

North Bay Field Day

Each year, the kindergarten students from our neighbor, North Bay Elementary School, come over to Coastal R&E Center for a field day.  My colleague, Scott Langlois, and I hosted a honey tasting session.  We brought in a ringer:  Mr. D.L. Wesley, a beekeeper from Marion County.  The kids learned all about bees and honey.  They…

Social Media and MarketMaker Workshop

Social Media and MarketMaker Training Workshop MarketMaker is an interactive mapping system that locates businesses and markets of agricultural and seafood products in Mississippi, as well as in other member states, providing an important link between producers and consumers. WHO: Anyone interested in learning about free online Marketing: Seafood Businesses Outdoor Tourism Businesses Seafood Professionals Restaurant…