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Grad Students Ravelombola, Walton Top Three in Crop Science Society Poster Contests

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Francia Ravelombola and Thomas Walton of Bumpers College earned recognition for competing in the student poster contest during the virtual 2020 Crop Science Society of America Annual Meeting.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Agriculture Awards Research & Innovation Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences Department of Horticulture

Center of Excellence for Poultry Science to Host Open House

Friday, January 08, 2021

The Department of Poultry Science at the U of A will host a virtual Open House for high school sophomores, juniors, seniors and college transfer students at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, via Zoom.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Events Science Department of Poultry Science

Researchers Receive $499,936 Grant to Investigate Molecular Signals That Initiate Plant Defenses

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Fiona Goggin, a professor of entomology, has spent years studying the interactions of plants and insects with an eye toward developing safe biological pest control against nematodes and soilborne diseases.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences UA System Agriculture Research & Innovation Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology Entomology Program Plant Pathology Program UA Division of Agriculture

Parker Named Director of Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Erin Parker has been named director of the University of Arkansas Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative in the School of Law.

School of Law Agriculture Appointments Diversity & Inclusion Law & Justice

Libraries Publish Arkansas Extension Service Mimeograph Digital Collection

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

The Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station's Mimeograph Series is now available through the U of A Libraries. The collection contains 5,362 individual scans comprising 324 reports.

College of Education and Health Professions University Libraries Agriculture Mullins Library UA Division of Agriculture

U of A Soil Judging Team Wins Region IV Title, 10th Straight Trip to Nationals

Monday, December 07, 2020

The U of A soil judging team won the Region IV Collegiate Soil Judging Contest in October and has qualified for the national contest in the spring, their 10th consecutive to do so.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Awards Events Points of Pride Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences Environmental, Soil and Water Science Program

Trio of Food Science Doctoral Students First and Second in Cereals and Grains Contests

Thursday, December 03, 2020

Rebecca Bruce, Annagret Jannasch and Ana Gonzalez, all doctoral students in food science, finished either first or second in national contests held by the Cereal & Grains Association.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Agriculture Awards Health, Fitness & Wellness Research & Innovation Science Department of Food Science

National Experts Collaborate to Examine Food, Law and COVID-19

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Susan Schneider, director of the Master of Laws program in agricultural and food law, and professors nationwide taught a course to examine issues around food, law and COVID-19.

School of Law Academic Affairs Agriculture Alumni Health, Fitness & Wellness Law & Justice

Food Science's Beekman Wins International Sensory Professionals Evergreen Award

Friday, November 13, 2020

Tad Beekman, a doctoral student in U of A's Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, won the Evergreen Award for Outstanding Presentation that Develops or Expands a Method.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Agriculture Awards Food & Nutrition Research & Innovation Department of Food Science
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