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Marc Linit named interim CAFNR dean

Marc Linit named interim CAFNR dean

By Claire Mitzel | Nov. 17, 2016

Provost Garnett Stokes: “I have every confidence that he will work effectively with CAFNR’s internal and external constituents and with my office as well.”

MSA vice presidential candidate Clay Evans faces the world head-on

By Andrew Frein | Feb. 29, 2016

Evans: “Competitiveness isn’t a set parameter. When you’re in a business, things are always changing. When another factor gets added in you can be competitive and it keeps you from being complacent.”

Sam Turner shares his passion for agriculture and gets back to his rural American roots

By Andrew Frein | Feb. 29, 2016

Turner: “We worked from six in the morning till two or three in the morning. You get two or three hours of sleep, and you go back at it.”

In Print: Plant sciences professor discusses drones in future of agriculture

By Nicholas Simon | Aug. 30, 2015

“The future of American farming is going to be multi-faceted,” farmer DeGrandchamp said. “Growers today have to be skilled in engineering, law, HR, small-town politics and now flying robots.”

Float Your Boat to benefit Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri

In Print: Float Your Boat to benefit Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri

By Hannah Black | April 21, 2015

The cardboard boat race, taking place April 25, will raise money and collect food for the fourth year in a row.

New radar increases meteorology, research potential for CAFNR

In Print: New radar increases meteorology, research potential for CAFNR

By Casey Wilson | March 4, 2015

Currently, the closest two radars are in St. Louis and Kansas City.

Students fly drones indoors in new five-week class

By Tracy Cook | April 2, 2014

The FAA cannot regulate the use drones of indoors.

Downtown Declassified: Weather you like it or not

By MacKenzie Reagan | March 18, 2014

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on Columbia’s crazy climate

In Print: MU to provide agricultural development in Ghana

By Covey Eonyak Son | Aug. 28, 2013

For many Ghanaian farmers, growing enough crops to feed their families is an immense challenge.

In Print: MU hosts meeting of agriculture experts picked by Obama

By Andrew Beasley | March 19, 2013

The meeting featured presentations on global efforts to combat food insecurity.

Fred and Donna Martz Scholarship honors professor’s service, encourages sustainable agriculture

In Print: Fred and Donna Martz Scholarship honors professor’s service, encourages sustainable agriculture

By Sarah Darby | Dec. 7, 2012

The $1,000 scholarship is on track to be awarded to one recipient this summer.

In Print: Student-run café at Eckles Hall serves quality food for cheap

By Alex Stewart | April 6, 2012

Students take turns acting as host, waiter and chef throughout the semester.

Tiger Garden prepares for Valentine’s Day

In Print: Tiger Garden prepares for Valentine’s Day

By Megan Lewis | Feb. 10, 2012

Floral shop Tiger Garden is preparing for Valentine’s Day by bringing in more staff and ordering more flowers than last year.

In Print: CAFNR students discover low rates of unemployment

By Drew Koch | Nov. 29, 2011

Agricultural economics and atmospheric science students and teachers react to their placement on the top ten lowest rates of unemployment.

CAFNR teams up with the Food Bank to boast healthier food

CAFNR teams up with the Food Bank to boast healthier food

By Joyu Wang | Oct. 18, 2011

CAFNR joins a year-long partnership with The Food Bank for Central and Northwest Missouri to provide more fresh food to the community.

MU hosts 5th annual South Farm Showcase

In Print: MU hosts 5th annual South Farm Showcase

By Turner Johnson | Sept. 27, 2011

Most of the events appealed to children and families.

South Farm Showcase features record crowd

South Farm Showcase features record crowd

By Turner Johnson | Sept. 24, 2011

Most of the events appealed to children and families.

Annual CAFNR Week continues through Thursday

In Print: Annual CAFNR Week continues through Thursday

By Amanda Svoboda | Sept. 20, 2011

The CAFNR Week Steering Committee is made up of 24 students.

In Print: Hospitality Management isn’t just hotels and restaurants anymore

By Savannah Kannberg | Sept. 20, 2011

The program's new name “expands the scope” to prepare students for post-graduation jobs, Hospitality Management Chairman Jim Groves said.

Graduate student puts MU in spotlight with flavor-changing ice cream

In Print: Graduate student puts MU in spotlight with flavor-changing ice cream

By Ebony Francis | Sept. 16, 2011

The ice cream’s flavor changes from vanilla to cherry and has been in the works for two years.

New CAFNR drought simulators will help predict weather

In Print: New CAFNR drought simulators will help predict weather

By Kelsey Taff | Aug. 26, 2011

MU researchers have just completed the first two drought simulators on campus to study the effects of water deficiency on plants and crops.

In Print: Sport venue management program boosts enrollment in CAFNR

By Caitlin Swieca | Aug. 23, 2011

MU is the first school in the country to offer an emphasis in sport venue management.

In Print: MU offers sports venue management emphasis

By Aimee LaPlant | March 1, 2011

MU is the first major public university to allow students to focus on this kind of curriculum.

CAFNR shows off research at South Farm

In Print: CAFNR shows off research at South Farm

By Ally McEntire | Oct. 5, 2010

The College of Agriculture Food and Natural Resources runs 1,452 acres on the farm.