Author: Randy Mertens

My Brother’s Beekeeper

A program at the Fisher Delta Research Center offers beekeepers an opportunity to protect hives from pesticide drift.

Lucy Honored by Dairy Industry

Matt Lucy wins the Midwest Innovation in Dairy Research Award presented by the American Dairy Science and the American Society of Animal Science.

CAFNR Barnwarming

CAFNR’s Barnwarming was an annual party for 100 years.

Gloves for Ghana

Kerry Clark is seeking donations of work gloves to help farmers in Ghana harvest their soybean crop.

Big Number, Little Calf

A little Missouri calf is recognized as the second highest rated red carrier Holstein calf in the country.

Save the Quail

A Mizzou project is designed to alert farmers and landowners how they can save the little Bobwhite Quail.

Closing a Radar Gap

A new Mizzou radar will close a gap over central Missouri not fully covered by sites in Kansas City and St. Louis.

Ag Skills Update

A program to train agriculture students and update professionals in precision agriculture will be expanded.

Leadership Consideration

Tasia Taxis, graduate student in animal sciences, was among 25 finalists nationally considered for the 2015 K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award.

Call for Excellence

Nominations have opened for CAFNR’s 2015 Celebration of Excellence.