Engle accepted the award in July during the American Society of Animal Science-Canadian Society of Animal Science annual meeting in Austin, Texas.
A Global Surveillance System would interconnect crop biosecurity systems and improve food security
Wrighton was cited for her outstanding success in studying the genomics and biogeochemistry of soil and deep subsurface microbiomes.
Leach has received the Agropolis Louis Malassis International Scientific Prize for Agriculture and Food, in the category of Distinguished Scientist.
The event covered a wide spectrum of microbiome scientific topics and included a keynote talk by science writer Ed Yong.
Mike Wilkins is studying how these microbes drive larger ecosystem functions, both in the Earth's subsurface as well as other contexts.
Full-time employees of Colorado State University who are furthering their education are eligible for two scholarships, named for longtime members of the campus community.
From discovering new butterfly species as an undergrad to being tracked by a jaguar and infected by a bot fly while conducting field research in a Costa Rican jungle, Paul Oper proves the life of an entomologist can be one of endless adventure.
Lack of seasonal temperature variation in tropical mountains has led to species that are highly adapted to their narrow niches, creating the right conditions for new species to arise in these areas.