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A Flavorful Dedication

Milton E. Bailey, retired professor of animal husbandry and food science and human nutrition at MU, was honored April 6, 2013. The Milton Bailey Flavor Chemistry Laboratory was dedicated in his honor.  About 75 friends, family, alumni and former students gathered in Eckles Café. “Dr. Bailey contributed a great deal to the flavor industry during his time at Mizzou and…

Leading Peace

CAFNR Alumnus Glenn Blumhorst, B.S. Ag ’85 and MPA ’87 has been chosen as president and CEO of the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA). NPCA is a national organization based in Washington, D.C. for those influenced by the Peace Corps experience, whose mission is “to connect and champion Peace Corps community members in ‘bringing the world home.’” Blumhorst became president…

Bon Appetit

Hospitality Management holds benefit

The Hospitality Management program at the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources will be hosting its second Benefit Gala Saturday, April 20. The gala will feature the talents of the program’s alumni and current students.

Taking the Midwest West

Ben Burditt, co-founder of furniture company, tells his own tale

MU Alumnus Ben Burditt, B.S. AgEcon ’00, has taken his passion for preserving history and working with his hands to the west coast.

Ag Unlimited 2013

Annual CAFNR event supports scholarships

Not only does Ag Unlimited bring everyone together, it also brings everyone together for a common purpose.

Five CAFNR Alum Receive Mizzou Alumni Association Awards

CAFNR Alumni Don Johnson, B.S. ’57, Brock Hessing B.S. ‘60, Ritchie Davis, B.S. ’78, David Pearce, B.S.’84, and Bill Newham, B.S. ’71, M.Ed. ’78, were honored for their ongoing leadership and service to the University of Missouri with some of the Mizzou Alumni Association’s highest honors. Both Johnson and Hessing received the Alumni Legacy award. Davis and Newman received the…

Animal Sciences Sweep

Campbell and Prather earn alumni association's highest awards

The Mizzou Alumni Association honored 13 outstanding faculty and alumni at its 45th annual Faculty-Alumni Awards Ceremony. Both of the association’s highest awards went to people with a connection to the Animal Sciences Division of the College of Agriculture Food and Natural Resources. Graduate John Campell was presented the Distinguished Service Award. The Distinguished Faculty Award was given to Randall Prather, Curator’s Professor in Animal Sciences.

2012 CAFNR Tiger Ag Classic

An "ace" in the hole

The Mizzou Ag Alumni Association hosted the CAFNR Tiger Ag Classic at the L.A. Nickel golf course on Sept. 14 in Columbia. Golfers enjoyed a fun and friendly atmosphere provided by MU’s Ag Alumni Association.

Growing Columbia

Adam Saunders impacts the community through urban agriculture initiatives

When it comes to community development, Adam Saunders, B.S. Forestry and B.S. Statistics ’08, MA Forestry ‘10, is a man of many hats. He was a founding member of the Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture and serves on the state’s joint committee for Urban Agriculture. He’s also involved in several other community organizations, volunteers as a co-leader for PedNet’s Unite4Healthy…