April 4, 1997
The International Herb Association has selected thyme as the 1997 Herb of the Year. Organized in 1982 the goals of the association are to inform the public about herbs and how they affect our lives. They have designated May 5 through 11, 1997 as National Herb Week. During this week, many businesses will sponsor educational programs, special events, and other types of promotional activities dealing with herbs of all kinds.
"Tree Stewards-Planting The Seeds In Iowa Communities"
Do you enjoy working as a volunteer? Do you have an interest in improving the tree resource in your community? If so, the Tree Steward Program may be what your looking for.