“Pragati Handicrafts” ~ Jasper Schneider, USDA Rural Development ~ Horticulturist Ron Smithposted on 10/28/2013
Monday, October 28 – Adam Iversen, a student at the University of Minnesota, is one of the founders of Pragati handicrafts, a fair trade retail organization that works to improve the livelihoods of artisans in developing countries. To introduce the organization’s line of artworks, they’re holding a launch party in Fargo. ~~~ Another spooky tale from the Sundogs and Sunflowers folklore collection. ~~~ Jasper Schneider, state director of USDA Rural Development, stops by with an update on the agency’s activities, including the impact of the recent government shutdown. ~~~ Horticulturist Ron Smith is here to answer recent lawn and garden questions.