Month: March 2017

MDARD Director, MI Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development Donate $1,000 to Wildfire Relief Efforts in the Plains States

Lansing, MI – March 31, 2017 – Today, Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Director Jamie Clover Adams and her husband Lyle pledged $500 in personal monies toward a wildfire recovery fund being coordinated by Michigan farmers to help families, farms and ranches destroyed by wildfires in Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma and Colorado. Additionally, the Adams’ promised to match up to $3,000 in public contributions made toward the recovery efforts. The string of deadly wildfires, which started on March 6, 2017, have scorched hundreds of square miles in four states and continue to burn a path through the heart of the U.S. leaving devastation in its wake. The fires, moving up to 70 miles per hour, was one of several burning across more than two million acres of farm and ranching land causing millions of dollars of damage and killing thousands of livestock. “This is personal for Lyle and me. We lived in Kansas for nearly a decade. Our daughter was born in Kansas. These are our friends and colleagues who have lost nearly everything in this horrific natural disaster. The devastation is massive. They’re just beginning the long journey to rebuild homes and ranches and to care for the animals injured in the fire,” said Clover Adams. “Lyle and I were inspired by the grassroots support from Michigan farmers and so many in our rural communities. It’s time...

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NASA Awards Facilities Engineering Design, Inspection Services Contract

NASA has awarded an architect and engineering services contract to Accura Rosser 8(a) JV of Atlanta to perform engineering design and inspection services at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Read more here:: NASA Awards Facilities Engineering Design, Inspection Services Contract Bookmark It Hide...

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NASA to Preview ‘Grand Finale’ of Cassini Saturn Mission

NASA will hold a news conference at 3 p.m. EDT Tuesday, April 4, at the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, to preview the beginning of Cassini’s final mission segment, known as the Grand Finale, which begins in late April. The briefing will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website. Read more here:: NASA to Preview ‘Grand Finale’ of Cassini Saturn Mission Bookmark It Hide...

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NASA Announces Upcoming International Space Station Crew Assignments

Five NASA astronauts have been assigned to upcoming spaceflights. Joe Acaba, Ricky Arnold, Nick Hague, Serena Auñón-Chancellor and Shannon Walker all have begun training for missions launching later this year and throughout 2018. Read more here:: NASA Announces Upcoming International Space Station Crew Assignments Bookmark It Hide...

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