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MU professor receives prestigious award

Brad S. Fresenburg, assistant extension professor, plant sciences, received the 2013 Dr. William H. Daniel Founders Award from the Sports Turf Manager Association. The Sports Turf Manager Association’s (STMA) highest honors, the four Founders Awards, recognize those individuals who have made significant contributions to STMA and to the profession. These awards are presented annually at the Sports Turf Manager Conference and Awards Banquet. This year’s banquet was held in San Antonio, Texas, on Jan. 24.

A short trip, much learned

President Gary Forsee and Chancellor Brady Deaton tour South Farm, a nearby extension of CAFNR's research and teaching facilities

Usually, a trip to a research farm involves a long ride from main campus to the facility. When University of Missouri President Gary Forsee and Chancellor Brady Deaton visited the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource’s South Farm, the trip took only a few minutes.