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CAFNR announces estate gift donated to establish Brazeale Family Scholarship

The fund will cover 25 percent of the annual tuition costs each year for eight Missouri residents; when fully endowed, it will amount to approximately 30 annual scholarships.

During 50th anniversary celebration, food science program reflects on past and looks to future

The program looks forward to the future of food science in nutrition, preservation and modern technology.

Marc Linit named interim CAFNR dean

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

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

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.”

Plant sciences professor discusses drones in future of agriculture

“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

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

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

Students fly drones indoors in new five-week class

The FAA cannot regulate the use drones of indoors.

Downtown Declassified: Weather you like it or not

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on Columbia’s crazy climate

MU to provide agricultural development in Ghana

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

MU hosts meeting of agriculture experts picked by Obama

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

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

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

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

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

Tiger Garden prepares for Valentine’s Day

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

CAFNR students discover low rates of unemployment

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 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

Most of the events appealed to children and families.

South Farm Showcase features record crowd

Most of the events appealed to children and families.

Hospitality Management isn’t just hotels and restaurants anymore

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