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  • CFANS

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Seeking Your Feedback

    August 13, 2020

    As President Gabel said in a recent communication, the University is committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and racial justice, and we hear and feel the call to do more. As the work is just beginning, she is seeking your continued input and welcomes everyone to share their feedback and ideas via survey.

  • Brenna Connelly

    CFANS student crowned 67th Princess Kay of the Milky Way

    August 13, 2020

    (Star TribuneBrenna Connelly, a 19-year-old CFANS student from Byron, Minn., majoring in agricultural education and animal science, will serve as the official goodwill ambassador for nearly 3,000 Minnesota farm families.

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    GEMS Informatics: Enabling a Data Revolution in Malawian Agriculture

    August 11, 2020

    GEMS Informatics at the University of Minnesota, working with a wide range of public, private, domestic and international partners, unlocks the potential of data to drive food and agricultural innovation, benefiting people and the environment

Upcoming Events

  • Starry Trek 2020 with the Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center (MAISRC)

    Saturday, August 15, 8 AM - 1 PM

    Join us at locations across Minnesota for a socially-distanced day of searching for starry stonewort and other aquatic invasive species!

     

  • Cover Crop Virtual Field Day

    Tuesday, August 18, 1 - 2:30 p.m.

    On this live webinar, learn from U of M researchers and educators providing management tips and considerations to help farmers and agriculture professionals successfully incorporate cover crops into Minnesota cropping systems.

  • Virtual Behind-the-Scenes: Cloquet Forestry Center

    Wednesday, August 19, Noon - 1 PM

    This virtual tour will walk and fly you through Camp 8 (a portion of the forest with 210 year old red pine trees), B4WarmED (an intensive experiment exploring how tree and soil communities respond to changes in climate), and other sites at the Cloquet Forestry Center.