Our Poison Prevention Outreach Program Getting Underway for 2014
November 11, 2013
This blog was written by Chris Becker, who coordinated the Poison Prevention Program for the past 4 years. Chris just recently accepted a county Extension Educator position and is no longer with our program. However, the hard work she put into building this outreach program will keep it running smoothly. We wish Chris all the [...]
Wasp Spray is Not a Substitute for Pepper Spray
October 30, 2013
Gun violence this fall at schools and colleges across the nation helps keep a contemporary legend alive. One version of the legend tells of a church receptionist working in a high risk area who kept a can of wasp spray on her desk for self defense. The legend, usually spread by email, suggests wasp spray draws less attention than a can of pepper spray and is effective against violence.
The Great Insect Fair Celebrates 20 Years!
September 30, 2013
Kelly Over wrote this weeks blog post. Kelly is our Educational Program Assistant and has organized this event for our program for the past few years. Although she did help organize this year, Kelly will miss this years Great Insect Fair as she has a much bigger event to attend, her WEDDING! We wish Kelly [...]