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CFANS students

UMN announces scholarship program for CFANS

UMN-Twin Cities launches partnership with the Raise.me for College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-announces-scholarship-program-cfans
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Fields

U of M to host Minnesota Sparks event in Marshall

MN Sparks brings U researchers—who are tackling the state's critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-event-marshall
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Ken Powell speaks into a microphone.

Leveraging ‘big’ as a force for good

General Mills chairman Ken Powell talks about how one of the world’s largest food companies acts for the greater good.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/leveraging-big-force-good
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A rye cover crop in the field

Covering more ground

U of M Extension studies the benefits for farmers of keeping live plants in otherwise fallow crop fields.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/covering-more-ground
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
japanese beetle

Which invaders should be top priority?

Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center (MITPPC) requests public input on invasive plants and pets. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/which-invaders-should-be-top-priority
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
tractor spraying fields

Finding fertilizer’s environmental sweet spot

New study led by U of M researchers improves understanding of nitrogen’s greenhouse gas impacts
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/finding-fertilizers-environmental-sweet-spot
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
David MacLennan speaks at the University of Minnesota.

On the future of food

Cargill chair and CEO David W. MacLennan spoke at the U recently about the challenges and opportunities we face in feeding the world sustainably.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/future-food
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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