Economic development officials see uses for the technology in the agriculture and energy sectors, areas that they hope to expand in Southwest Virginia.
Patrick & Henry Community College will launch a corresponding associate degree in manufacturing engineering technology.
A research initiative launched in Southwest Virginia has a goal of turning gob into valuable raw materials for high-tech manufacturing.
Southwest Virginia is looking at what it needs to do to capture part of wind energy business.
Software developer: “We think we’re going to be the first in the nation” to auto-generate title abstracts
The answer may be more low-tech than high-tech: The county’s growing Amish population.
Schools across Virginia are looking for ways to grow, while facing the twin challenges of faculty hiring and clinical hours.
Bath County is working to get one, but it’s not the only rural county that’s finding the lack of child care is an obstacle to economic development.
A Floyd County family is launching a meat processing facility, a ‘major need’ in the heavily agricultural community. Their effort has garnered financial support, including funding from a state agriculture grant program that could expand if a bill that’s before the General Assembly passes.
Here’s a look inside some of the plant research taking place at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research.