Friday, May 4, 2012

Mount Borah Ranch Historic Ranch Tour May 12th

Idaho Archaeology and Historic Preservation Month:
Mount Borah Ranch Historic Ranch Tour

Life-long Custer County rancher, Wiley Smith will lead a walking tour of his family’s historic Mt. Borah Ranch on Saturday May 12.  Spend a fun and fascinating day learning about the ranch’s history, the history of ranching in the beautiful upper Big Lost River Valley, and view the wide variety of historic equipment that has been used at the ranch over the past century.   

The tour starts at 11 AM, Saturday May 12.  Meet at the ranch entrance next to the Smith’s yellow brick house on east side of Highway 93 near Mile Marker 130, about twenty one miles north of Mackay, ID. 

Bring a lunch and water. 

After the tour, the South Custer Historical Society Museum in Mackay will be open to visitors. 

For more information please contact John Rose at 208-879-4121 

This event is sponsored by the Salmon-Challis National Forest, South Custer Historical Society, and North Custer Historical Society.

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Entrepreneurs and Their Communities: Free Webinar on Direct Marketing

Thank you for joining us on Thursday, April 12 for the Entrepreneurs and Their Communities webinar on product displays for direct markets. The recording and presentation materials are now available at Please feel free to share the link with others that may be interested and feel free to explore some of our other topics while you are there.

Our next webinar will be Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 2:00pm Eastern. We will pick up the discussion where we left off this month continuing the discussion of the art and science of direct marketing. Be sure to mark your calendar and join us.
No pre-registration is required and there is no fee to participate. About 10 minutes prior to the start time simply go the Adobe Connect Pro meeting room at You will be presented with a login screen that has an "Enter as Guest" option. Enter your full name then click "Enter Room" to join the conference. You will be able to hear the audio directly from your computer’s speakers.--

Mary Peabody
UVM Extension, Community & Economic Development
617 Comstock Road, Suite 5
Berlin, VT 05602
Phone: 802-223-2389 x202