A new study led by Pat Byrne, a professor in Colorado State University’s Department of Soil and Crop Sciences. Byrne, in collaboration with Gayle Volk of USDA-ARS and other researchers from Cornell University, Iowa State University, the University of Wisconsin and USDA-ARS, found that the NPGS materials house vital genetic information that offers novel opportunities for plant breeding.
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Kraft Dairy in Fort Morgan earned the 2018 National Dairy Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) Award.
A recent donation from the Rotary Club of Fort Collins Satellite will provide enough support to pay for busing for nearly one half of all elementary students and teachers who will participate in Ag Adventure next September.
CMU Professor Gregory V. Lowry will discuss how incomplete understanding of how a nanomaterial’s properties control its activity, fate, and
bioavailability in agricultural systems hinders development of novel applications, e.g. agrochemical delivery.
On Jan. 8, 2018, the Colorado Trust hosted a webinar on rural economic development. “Connecting Rural Colorado Communities with Emerging Market Dynamics, State Initiatives, and Opportunities to Think and Collaborate Regionally” featured Stephan Weiler, Dept of Economics, Dawn Thilmany and Becca Jablonski, Dept of Agricultural and Resource Economics.
The Exceptional Rodeo, now in its 35th year, adds a particularly special element to the Stock Show’s lineup each year, delivering a firsthand rodeo experience to children with physical and developmental disabilities.
Each year, CSU students are provided the opportunity to participate in the University’s Ag Adventure program, leading up to and during the annual National Western Stock Show, held each January in Denver.
Sommers was awarded the Excellence in Leadership Award for the Western Region from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.