Author: Michelle Enger

Retiree Health Insurance Changes

We’ve all been hearing about changes coming to UM retiree health insurance eligibility. Changes approved by the Board of Curators in April 2016 will go into effect Jan. 1, 2018. The changes involve eligibility for retiree health insurance. CAFNR Business Services wants to make certain everyone is prepared for these changes. First on your list, says Debbie Mitchell, manager III…

Catch Up With CAFNR

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Floating for Fun, and Funds

Making a boat out of cardboard and duct tape may sound like a daunting task, but every year a number of CAFNR teams take the plunge. Float Your Boat for The Food Bank, held this year on Saturday, April 22, challenges teams to build and race a cardboard boat at Bass Pro Shops Lake. The event, in its sixth year,…

Albrecht Lecture

J. Scott Angle, President and CEO of the International Fertilizer Development Center, will present the 2017 Earth Day – W.A. Albrecht Lecture at the University of Missouri Monday, April 24. Angle will speak on “Fertilizers — Essential Nutrients to Feed a Hungry Planet or Hazardous Chemicals Polluting our Environment?” The lecture series is presented by the MU School of Natural Resources…

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Celebrating CAFNR’s Best

The College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources honored outstanding faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of CAFNR at its annual Celebration of Excellence awards ceremony Friday, April 7. Awards were given for teaching, research, advising, extension and volunteering and to outstanding staff, students, student organizations and alumni. The evening culminated with the presentation of the Frederick B. Mumford Awards –…

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One Day to Make a Difference

Mizzou has generous, dedicated and involved alumni, friends, faculty, staff, students and parents. Mizzou Giving Day hopes to unite all of those supporters together to make a difference for the University in a big way! Mizzou Giving Day is the University of Missouri’s first-ever day-long campaign. This 24-hour campaign will be from noon Wednesday, March 15, to noon, Thursday, March…

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An Outstanding Senior

Renee Adler has been named the CAFNR Outstanding Senior for December 2016. Adler received a bachelor of science degree in agricultural systems management, with minors in plant sciences and soil sciences Friday, Dec. 16. Adler studied abroad in Germany in spring 2016, and has worked as a farmhand at Greenley Research Center, performing farm tasks in a research setting, and…