It’s always a CAFNR family affair when Float Your Boat for The Food Bank takes to the water each spring. Not only is CAFNR the presenting sponsor of the fun, family-friendly event, but many boats have a connection to the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. This year was no exception — and what an exceptional year it was.…
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Nearly 70 teams got a little wet even before their boats took to the water today at the fourth annual Float Your Boat for The Food Bank cardboard boat regatta at Bass Pro Shops lake in north Columbia.
Spending time around the lake is second nature for Tony Thorpe. As the Coordinator for the Lakes of Missouri Volunteer Program, he is constantly analyzing lake water samples gathered by his volunteers, and conducting research on the water. However, one of his favorite times spent at the lake comes once a year, and it’s one that takes serious preparation. It’s…
Registration opens for boat builders wanting to compete in the fourth annual Float Your Boat for the Food Bank race.
More than $21,500 was raised by the crews of 50 cardboard boats during the third annual Float Your Boat for the Food Bank race held Saturday at the Bass Pro Shops Lake in northeast Columbia.
Fifty-two cardboard boats are scheduled to compete in the third annual Float Your Boat for the Food Bank race April 12 at the Bass Pro Shops Lake in northeast Columbia.
The third annual Float Your Boat for the Food Bank cardboard boat race is set for April 12 at the Bass Pro Lake in northeast Columbia.
The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri presented Dean and Vice Chancellor Tom Payne with a pair of custom made oars, thanking him for starting the annual Float Your Boat for the Food Bank race.
Forty-six cardboard boats constructed by student groups, community organizations, businesses, individuals, families and media companies competed in the April 20 Float Your Boat for the Food Bank race in Columbia.