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a bee on a yellow flower

Being a friend to bees

From beekeeping short-courses to bee lawns, you can help bees and other pollinators.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/being-friend-bees
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/19/2019
A graphic with Goldy Gopher and the text #GopherSummer

It’s time to #GopherSummer

Come summertime, the Twin Cities campus becomes a hot spot for fun and relaxation. Here's a quick sampling of places and things to explore.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/its-time-gophersummer
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/13/2019
Nick Phelps

Talking aquatic invasive species with UMN

Nick Phelps with MAISRC answers questions about aquatic invasive species.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/talking-aquatic-invasive-species-umn
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/09/2019

UMN awarded $1 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Indigenous-centered environmental stewardship initiative in the humanities

The UMN received a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to develop a statewide environmental initiative.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-awarded-1-million-andrew-w-mellon-foundation-indigenous-centered-environmental
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
04/16/2019
Flower surrounded by snow

UMN Experts: How snowmelt impacts local waterways

UMN experts Jacques Finlay and Diana Karwan speak about how snowmelt impact local lakes and rivers.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-experts-how-snowmelt-impacts-local-waterways
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
04/11/2019
Heidi Reitmeier next to an apple tree

Apple research leads to work in field

Heidi Reitmeier’s study of apple trees grown in a high tunnel has led to a job after graduation in soils research.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/apple-research-leads-work-field
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
04/15/2019
Tyler Nigon in a field with a drone overhead

A bird's-eye view of water

Doctoral student Tyler Nigon is studying ways for farmers to grow their crops efficiently while reducing water pollution from nitrogen.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/birds-eye-view-water
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
04/05/2019

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