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Woman holding goat

U of M to host Minnesota Sparks event in Worthington

The event brings three U researchers—who are tackling the area’s critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-event-worthington
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
03/01/2018
wheat rust

Scientists poised to win the race against rust disease and beyond

Scientists have positioned themselves to better understand how rust fungi infect crops and evolve virulence. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/scientists-poised-win-race-against-rust-disease-and-beyond
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/22/2018
Zennah Kosgey

Until a dream becomes a reality

Through her study of agriculture, student Zennah Kosgey aims to see her home country of Kenya free of poverty. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/until-dream-becomes-reality
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Savanna Christensen

The cow whisperer

A U of M Morris student discovers her passion through an opportunity to work with farm animals.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/cow-whisperer
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Amanda Phillips

An uncommon collaboration

A unique partnership is forging new connections between retail merchandising students and retailers in rural Minnesota.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/uncommon-collaboration
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Kerryn Lund, Christina Kuismi, Kayla Egenes, Katie Kent, and Kodi Bundermann, with turkeys in the background

A turkey tale, from 4-H to DC

A group of U of M Extension 4-H youth is presenting the national Thanksgiving turkey at the White House.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/turkey-tale-4-h-dc
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Linkert Wheat

Wheat harvest shatters previous yield records

More than 50 percent of varieties grown developed at University of Minnesota.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/wheat-harvest-shatters-previous-yield-records
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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