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Collaborative Team Earns Grant to Continue Research for Pain Management Patch for Cattle
Three U of A researchers — Lauren F. Greenlee, Jorge Almodovar and Jeremy G. Powell — have received a $500,000 grant to continue research in pain management for cattle during routine procedures.
Bumpers College Names Gamma Sigma Delta Student Contest and Outstanding Faculty Winners
Master's degree and doctoral student winners from the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Science's annual Gamma Sigma Delta Poster and Oral Competition have been announced.
Graduate Student to Discuss Sheath Blight Disease on Rice in Entomology/Plant Pathology Virtual Seminar
Sherif Sharfadine, a graduate student in entomology and plant pathology, will give a seminar on biological and chemical seed treatment systems to manage diseases on rice at 3:30 p.m. today via Zoom.
CSES Weed Science Students Receive Awards in Three Contests
Nine different graduate and undergraduate students from U of A's Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences recently combined for 21 awards, including eight first-place finishes.
Andrew Sharpley, Renowned Soil and Water Quality Researcher, Retires … Mostly
Andrew Sharpley, a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, retired but still has some projects going.
Graduate Student to Discuss Leaf Blight Disease on Soybean in Entomology/Plant Pathology Virtual Seminar
Amber Lancaster, a graduate student in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, will give a seminar on leaf blight disease in soybeans at 3:30 p.m. today via Zoom.
Executive Director of Southern Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors to Speak
Gary Thompson, who works with a consortium of agricultural research directors at land-grant universities in 13 states and two U.S. territories, will speak at 3:30 p.m. today.
Bumpers College Students in Three Majors Chosen for Ag Future of America Conferences
Kelby Biswell, Payton McGinnis, Alana Coleman, Victoria Lehmann and Muhammad Ali Muhammad were chosen for the AFA Animal Institute in April, and Biswell was also awarded a spot in the Food Institute.
Bumpers College Grad Goldmon Named USDA's Senior Adviser for Racial Equity
Dewayne Goldmon, a U of A alumnus and a farmer in southeast Arkansas for more than 30 years of experience, has been named senior adviser for racial equity to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture.
Retired Director of the Cooperative Extension Service Cartwright to Speak at Seminar
The Entomology/Plant Pathology virtual seminar will host Rick Cartwright, retired director of the Cooperative Extension Service, who will speak from 3:30-5:20 p.m. Tuesday via Zoom.