Lab would help build education program
February 24, 2021
A proposed land lab would be a building block for a larger agricultural education program within Sweetwater County School District No. 2.
The district’s board of trustees approved a request to apply for Bureau of Land Management land between Green River and James Town during the board’s meeting Feb. 9.
At the time, superintendent Craig Barringer said a land lab would be years away if the district decided to move forward with the initiative.
Liz Thoman, the FFA advisor at Green River High School, said the land would be utilized to create a school operated farm and barn and could house a...