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E.M. Tharp and World Ag Expo® “We Believe in Growing” Scholarship Applications Now Available

Tulare, CA - World Ag Expo® and E.M. Tharp, Inc. have teamed up again to provide the "We Believe in Growing" scholarship, created to support agricultural education. High school seniors from Madera, Fresno, Tulare, Kings and Kern counties

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AgVentures!® hosts PROGRESSIVE AGRICULTURE SAFETY DAY®

TULARE, CA, OCTOBER 19, 2018 – The 9th annual Progressive Agriculture Safety Day® for local students will take place on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the International Agri-Center® in cooperation with the Progressive Agriculture Foundation. According

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Brush Fire contained near International Agri-Center® parking grounds

Tulare, CA – The brush fire that started around 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, has been contained. The fire was located on ground adjacent to land used for parking during World Ag Expo®, but was not on International Agri-Center® property. 

The origins of the fire are unknown, but appears to have been set accidentally. An official ruling by the Tulare Fire Department is pending. 

“The fire was well away from our show grounds, but wind was a concern. The Tulare Fire Department was quick to respond and made sure the fire was contained without serious damage to property or any damage to structures,” said Jerry Sinift, International Agri-Center® CEO. “We’ll be helping to clean this up for about a week.”

The fire has no impact on International Agri-Center® operations and preparation continues for Harvest Festival on Saturday, October 13, 2018 and World Ag Expo® running February 12-14, 2019.

 

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The International Agri-Center® is home to World Ag Expo®, February 12-14, 2019 in Tulare, California. An estimated annual average of 100,000 individuals from 70 countries attend World Ag Expo® each year. The largest annual agricultural show of its kind, World Ag Expo® hosts 1,500 exhibitors displaying cutting-edge agricultural technology and equipment on 2.6 million square feet of show grounds.

Last Updated Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 09:32 AM.