Environment and Sustainability, Seminars, Water Quality

Seminar VII: Northern Neck & Tangier

Another great VALOR Class IV seminar to a part of VA that I rarely frequent, but oh so full of agriculture and history. The first stop of Seminar VII was Omega Protein. Before an outdoor tour of the plant and one of their fishing vessels, we watched an informative video explaining the multi-generational company Omega… Continue reading Seminar VII: Northern Neck & Tangier


Southwest Virginia: Culture and Agriculture

It's hard to believe that we have just completed the first year of the VALOR program.  Wow, what an experience!  And, the latest seminar in Southwest Virginia was one of the most memorable seminars so far!  Southwest Virginia has such a distinct culture, and this cultural uniqueness was evident throughout the trip.  It was one… Continue reading Southwest Virginia: Culture and Agriculture