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John Clark Wins National Plant Breeders Association Impact Award
John R. Clark, Distinguished Professor of horticulture, is the sixth recipient of the Plant Breeding Award since it was initiated in 2012 and the first winner in fruit breeding.
Bumpers College's Caillouet Receives Arkansas Flower and Garden Scholarship
Olivia Caillouet, a graduate student in agricultural and extension education, was recently awarded a scholarship by the Arkansas Flower and Garden Show.
Research Team Explores Impact of Climate Change on Future of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
A variety of environmental problems threaten the world's supply of fresh fruits and vegetables. Marty Matlock and Greg Thoma are part of a team of researchers exploring this problem.
Cooler Than Average Temperatures Boost Primocane Blackberry Crop
Unusually mild temperatures in June and much of July yielded a bonus in the primocane blackberry plots at the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture's Fruit Research Station.
Shoulders in Agricultural Education Earns NACTA National Educator Award
Kate Shoulders, associate professor of agricultural education, has been honored with the national Educator Award by the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture.
Researchers Add Gene Editing to Rice Research Toolbox
Rice scientists are developing advanced gene editing tools for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture crop breeding toolbox.
Poultry Science Students, Faculty Receive Awards, Honors at Poultry Science Association Meeting
Students and faculty of the U of A Poultry Science Department received prestigious awards at the 2017 Poultry Science Association annual meeting Billy Hargis was elected second vice president.
Native Youth Arrive on Campus for Food and Agriculture Summit
The fourth annual Native Youth in Food and Agriculture Leadership Summit educates and develops the next generation of tribal leaders.
"This Is Hunger" Interactive Exhibit to Visit Downtown Fayetteville in July
The visit is part of a collaboration between MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger and the Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative.
Native Students to Meet at U of A for Food and Agriculture Youth Summit
The summit includes workshops, field activities and lectures for the next generation of food and agricultural leaders in Indian Country.