Barn Media 1-25-12: NJC Receives Beautification Grant from the Colorado Garden Show
January 25, 2012
The Northeastern Junior College Foundation is pleased to announce that NJC is the recipient of the inaugural Andrew Pierce Memorial Grant. The Colorado Garden Show awarded NJC a major grant of $58,000. Grant funds were directed to the NJC Beautification Project, a joint venture between NJC and the NJC Foundation initiated in 2011. The project will create a more attractive, unified and welcoming campus environment through implementation of a campus-wide landscape plan. Landscape design will center on a wide variety of low-maintenance, drought-tolerant trees, plants and flowers to provide shade, seasonal color and visual appeal…
Brian Allmer has been in agriculture broadcasting since 2005, and has lived in Northeastern Colorado his entire life. Allmer is dedicated to covering the agriculture issues that those involved in agriculture face today in the United States and in Colorado.
“The BARN’s mission is to provide accurate and factual information pertaining to any ag issue facing producers and agriculture entrepreneurs and then let the listener or webpage visitor make up their own minds based on the facts on the discussions presented to them.”
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Allmer currently lives on a working family farm and ranch in Northeastern Colorado, with his two children, Samantha and TJ and his lovely wife, Connie. Allmer’s lifelong goal is to promote agriculture in a positive way and to shine the light along that journey on the hard-working young women and men involved in the FFA and in 4-H.