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Overcoming Barriers: Breakthrough and Create Exponential Business Growth

Prem Chand Founder and and CEO of Growth FactorsPrem Chand grew up on a farm, working hard and selling produce as a kid. This gave him a drive for success. He started his own company which quickly…

From  Jeff Layne on October 22nd, 2018 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Regenerative Agriculture Initiative at CSU, Chico

Dr. Tim LaSalle Co-Founder & Co-Director, Regenerative Agriculture Initiative Regenerative agriculture is an approach to food and farming systems. It works with nature’s rhythms and…

From  Jeff Layne on April 24th, 2018 1 likes 299 plays 0  

Perspectives on 21st Century Agriculture

Michael Dimock President, Roots of Change Michael Dimock refers to his organization, Roots of Change, as a “Think & Do Tank.” Roots of Change is working to align the food movement…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Self-studies in Rural Teacher Education

Dr. Ann Schulte Faculty, Education Department, California State University, Chico Dr. Bernadette Walker-Gibbs Faculty, Deakin University, Australia Dr. Schulte, an American, and Dr.…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Restoring a Diverse Forest Understory Plant Community with Variable-density Thinning

Dr. Eric Knapp United States Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) Pacific Southwest Research Station Dr. Knapp explains the importance of the forest understory – that is, the plants on the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Merging Systematics and Ecology to Study Soil Specialization in California Jewelflowers

Dr. N. Ivalu Cacho Faculty, UC Davis How are certain plants supported only by certain soils? Are plants that are soil-specialized poorer competitors – or are they better defended? Dr. N.…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 20 plays 0  

A Day in the Life of a Peace Corps Volunteer

Jennifer Clowers Peace Corps Recruitment Supervisor In 1961, President John F. Kennedy established the Peace Corps as a way for Americans to do humanitarian work in other countries. The…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 42 plays 0  

From Forager to Citizen: Transitions for Rwanda's Twa

Anna Kamanzi Graduate Student, CSU Chico Ms. Kamanzi’s first trip to Rwanda piqued her curiosity regarding the Twa people and their life experiences. Their lives are very different compared…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 26 plays 0