Day: June 10, 2009

New agriculture courses headed to RCC

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, there is a severe need for soil scientists and unless replacements are found by 2010, the U.S. may not have enough to conduct vital research. “The USDA is scheduled to retire most of their work force next year and there’re no soil scientists to fill their places,” said Heather Smith, an instructor for the life science department at Riverside City College.